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The Oak Inn

) #4 of 6 Restaurants in South Brent ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Fusion, , British
Station Road, South Brent, Dartmoor National Park TQ10 9BE, England
+44 1364 72133
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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (3 reviews)
“b b” (3 reviews)
“local pub” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Fusion, Bar, British, Pub, European
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Station Road, South Brent, Dartmoor National Park TQ10 9BE, England
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1 - 10 of 48 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Take a bucket or two of passion. Add locally sourced fresh ingredients. Stir in culinary flair and a few litres of talent. Seriously, the food is amazing. If you are passing do not miss the opportunity of eating here. I eat out a lot and...More

Thank John C
Andrew D, Owner at The Oak Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for taking time to leave us a review - for some reason Trip Advisor insists we have two pages - one for the restaurant side and one for the bed & breakfast side (they are all mixed up though with food reviews on...More

Reviewed 3 May 2017

Great local pub! Lots of different gins to try with a good menu to help you decide. Food was delicious. Staff friendly and helpful.More

Thank cathx74
Andrew D, Owner at The Oak Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2017

So glad you enjoyed your experience at our pub - we try our best to get it right but we are only human and occasionally it goes wrong - fortunately not very often. It is good to hear we are doing okay! Hopefully you will...More

Reviewed 1 May 2017

A nice little pub in the centre of South Brent. They have an extensive and uncomplicated food menu - lots of choice, well-presented and good value for money. If you're looking for haute cuisine and sophisticated techniques then look elsewhere - what you get is...More

Thank yodastoke
Andrew D, Owner at The Oak Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2017

Thank you for your review and glad you enjoyed your meal. We are a small family run pub who do our best to make all our customers welcome and enjoy a real pub atmosphere. It's good to know we got it right! Thank you again.

Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

The accommodation is very good,it is comfortable and well appointed. There is a full bar and restaurant but unfortunately no off road parking.More

Thank Michael S
Andrew D, Manager at The Oak Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2017

Thank you so much for leaving us a review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay - Our car park used to opposite but someone in their wisdom allowed it to built on in the 1970's (before us I hasten to add). Being an end...More

Reviewed 8 March 2017

Popped in for a few drinks before dinner. Lovely pub and welcome with a great choice of real ales at a good price. Would recommend.More

Thank Chris M
Andrew D, Owner at The Oak Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 10 March 2017

Thank you for your kind review. We are a family run business who do our best to get it right - we are also human so sometimes we get it wrong - it's nice to hear we got it right as all too often you...More

Reviewed 1 March 2017

We were fed well here at a very reasonable price - and we were made to feel very welcome. Not a steel and glass place - down to earth and honest as a pub, but with food definitely several cuts above pub average

Thank Alasseur
Andrew D, Owner at The Oak Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 10 March 2017

Thank you for your kind review. We are a family run business and do our best to get it right. Knowing we got it right makes all the hard work worth while. Thank you again.

Reviewed 5 September 2016

Stayed in B&B in South Brent and one night decided to try local Pub. Had to wait a bit longer for our dinner as it was Quiz night, but other than that had pleasant evening. Food was very nice and for good price, staff friendly.

Thank MisaV
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Had a brilliant meal here last night. Food was delicious, well presented and a good price. Excellent service by lovely friendly staff. Highly recommend this lovely local pub.More

Thank Karen M
Andrew D, Owner at The Oak Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2016

Hi Karen - so glad you enjoyed your experience with us. We always try our hardest to ensure visitors to our pub have a positive visit - that's why I do the cooking rather than the chatting and customer service side (my wife feels my...More

Reviewed 4 April 2016

Good food great staff and a warm welcome excellent beers always a very warm welcome from this pub run by the family. The selection of beers great.

Thank westie1949
Andrew D, Owner at The Oak Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2016

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. I have just found out to reply! It is good to hear that we are getting it right.

Reviewed 23 February 2016

We popped in here on a Friday night for a meal and the staff were very friendly from the get go. I had a burger from the "build your burger menu" and it was very nice and the meat was cooked perfectly. The price was...More

Thank Strifae
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Jannerbloke
Do you allow children and or well behaved dogs?
12 September 2015|
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Response from Andrew D | Property representative |
Hello thank you for your enquiry. Well behaved children are welcome in the pub - we do expect them to sit with their parents and not run around (its surprising how many allow their children to do this!). We also love... More
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Jannerbloke
Do you have disabled access?
12 September 2015|
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Response from Andrew D | Property representative |
Hello We have disabled access to the side of the property to the ground floor only. There is a gate to the side (has a padlock on but will be unlocked) which leads up a gentle slope to our back doors - the one on the left... More
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Terry C
Do you have free WiFi?
11 September 2015|
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Response from Andrew D | Property representative |
Hello We offer free wifi to our customers using the pub facilities. It is an old building so certain parts may be a bit patchy but if you ask when ordering any food or drink we can advise on the best areas to sit. Kind... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 13 - US$ 20
Cuisine
Fusion, Bar, British, Pub, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 16:00
Monday
16:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Station Road, South Brent, Dartmoor National Park TQ10 9BE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Dartmoor National Park  >  South Brent
  • Phone Number: +44 1364 72133
  • E-mail
Description
The Oak is a friendly, family run Inn at the heart of the Dartmoor village of South Brent. Recently transformed after a complete refurbishment the facilities now include a cozy bar, air conditioned restaurant, covered courtyard area, private function room and 5 luxury en-suite bedrooms. Andrew, proprietor and Head Chef, changes the menu on a daily basis offering a lunch menu (£6 each) from 11am - 4pm (Tuesday to Saturday) along side his main menu (available until 9pm every day except Sundays when we finish at 4pm - he has to have one evening off!). Our blackboards with build a burger and mix'n'match sausages and mash are also very popular
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