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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
British, Bar, Pub
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Table Service
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All reviews pie burger scampi the pub pool table high standard excellent meal mid devon couple of nights friday evening bed and breakfast warm welcome couldn t staff were amazing lovely food converted barn excellent friendly service
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Reviewed 21 September 2020

Room was immaculate and very well equipped host and staff friendly and efficient will definitely stay here again in the future

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 20 September 2020

Found this place by accident after a day out. Managed to fit us in, socially distanced. Absolutely gorgeous food, excellent friendly service and a great atmosphere created by the locals. Heartily recommended.

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 13 September 2020 via mobile

Great pub. Good food and friendly staff. Pool table and background music. Bed and breakfast on the side of building

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 5 September 2020

My partner and I are staying here for a couple of days and it was recommended to us by a friend who lives locally. The rooms are lovely and spotlessly clean and finished to a high standard. The pub itself is great and very friendly...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 4 September 2020

We have adopted the Malt Scoop as our local, as it offers us a place to wind down and enjoy good food..Always a warm ambiance as should be in a village pub..Linda and Trevor are great hosts 👍🏼

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 31 August 2020

I came here with my family and had a amazing meal,service was amazing would definitely recommend and come back again

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 31 August 2020

as above ...the wife and I stayed for a couple of nights in the converted barn, room was EXCELLENT....we ate in pup each night and day food EXCELLENT....landlord and landlady and all staff EXCELLENT....social distancing and covid awarness EXCELLENT...we will be back.

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 31 August 2020

Visited on a Friday evening at the end of a weeks holiday. Shown to our seats immediately, table service for alcohol and food, no one standing at the bar, plenty of outside space and tables inside ‘socially distanced’. Excellent food, good service will definitely be...More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 31 August 2020

Fantastic weekend here. Myself and my husband had a room for two nights which was excellent. The room was spotless and the service was great. Landlady and landlord couldn't do enough to help us. The food was excellent. We eat steak, lasagne, ham and pineapple...More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 29 August 2020

On walking a mile to the only pub for a fair way was very worried to walk in and see dozens of drunk people all over each other! No hand sanitiser, no social distancing - clearly no COVID precautions here! But carry on and hope...More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Yes, evening food and breakfast was good.
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  • Yes, Old Malt Scoop Inn offers takeaway services.

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  • Old Malt Scoop Inn is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4.5