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Black Horse Pub

High Street, Great Torrington EX38 8HN, England
+44 1805 622121
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good36%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak” (14 reviews)
“mega burger” (3 reviews)
“pork” (2 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
High Street, Great Torrington EX38 8HN, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The bar was very busy but once we were taken into the restaurant it was much more relaxed. We were asked if we were attending the local theatre, which we were, and told that, therefore, they would ensure our meal was quickly served. It was...More

Thank dween0
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came in with my wife, my mother and my 2 young kids around 4.30pm on a Thursday. Ordered 2 pints and a tea and scone. Immediately felt unwelcome by the land lady. Scowling at me and no welcome words. I had to speak first. I...More

Thank stevenparky2012
bev h, Owner at Black Horse Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

I’m very sorry for the lack of service,thankfully she’s not the landlady and will be leaving this week.please come in again and have a free cream tea and a pint on me and assure you it will be 100 times better.we are very much for...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A really old pub, which is well located in the centre of Great Torrington, with wonderful wooden beams, fireplaces and charm. We stopped for a quick meal, so just had main dishes, but the macaroni cheese, jacket potato with chilli and the pesto pasta were...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Their menu states that they do not do fast food but good food and as long as you take this into account and are not in a rush then this is the pub for you. A good range of great food and very understanding if...More

Thank julesredman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Family birthday meal today and although the pub was very busy, the staff were all lovely, the food (we had starters and roast beef main course) was delicious, beautifully home cooked and plenty on the plate- great selection of vegetables too. Great atmosphere- beautiful historic...More

Thank Compactduvetflon
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

My husband and I really enjoyed our Fizz and Chips on Friday night. This is something The Black Horse does once a month on a Friday. You get a huge piece of Cod on a bed of chips with Mushy peas and Tartare sauce. You...More

Thank 611gayle
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

Great starters and big portions which looked promising. Loads of whitebait and nachos! Service was good and friendly too. The mains were acceptable but the chips were dry and boring and needed lots of sauce to revive and the topping on our mega burger was...More

Thank mikejthomas68
Reviewed 20 June 2018

We eat here at least twice a week when in area, local home cooked food what more could you ask for? They do an omelette to die for!

Thank colstonh2016
Reviewed 6 June 2018

We booked months in advance as we were a party of 20 for Sunday lunch. The majority of people had a roast dinner. The service was friendly apart from the at the bar where the lady seemed completely harassed. The meal wasn’t the greatest. 2...More

Thank racgem
Reviewed 29 May 2018

We visited on a Sunday about 1pm, plenty of choice on the menu and friendly service. I've eaten here a few times now and only ever had good food...definitely worth a visit if you haven't been.

Thank Andyherts1980
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Street, Great Torrington EX38 8HN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Torridge  >  Great Torrington
  • Phone Number: +44 1805 622121
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We are a small family run business in the centre of Great Torrington. We serve a large variety of foods all year round to all kinds of people. Dog friendly and family friendly.
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