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The Royal Oak

££ - £££, British,
High Street | Somerset, Exmoor National Park, Porlock TA24 8PS, England
+44 1643 862798
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good32%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
High Street | Somerset, Exmoor National Park, Porlock TA24 8PS, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Wasn't sure where to choose to eat tonight. This place had a wide choice a very fair prices. The food was hot, fresh and plentiful. We would eat here again.

Thank seenewplaces2015
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing home cooked fresh food, and a first class friendly service. Nothing was too much for these guys. Had lunch with the family on our holiday, they even had treats for the dogs ❤️

1  Thank Jo F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent. We came into this pub for some lunch and was very happy with the food, the customer service and the overall atmosphere. The owner is very welcoming and the food is all homemade and delicious. I would definitely come back to this pub again.

Thank Ally P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just spent a few days in porlock and visited the Royal Oak several times. It’s a lovely traditional pub that sells a good range of beers and also serves very good food. The atmosphere is very friendly and the staff are very welcoming. My favourite...More

Thank derbyred
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Jules and I popped in for a drink as we had planned to eat elsewhere that was not open till later. The landlord and landlady were very welcoming (great company) and we saw some meals coming out and changed our minds and stayed. Very good...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were super hungry after a long day of hiking and we were very happy with the food served. We had the vegetarian lasagne with garlic bread and the steak with crisps and peas. Both came with a really nice salad. It took less then...More

Thank Tabea C
Reviewed 1 week ago

We popped in on the first night of our stay in Porlock and was given a warm welcome. The food was very good and excellent value for money. The landlord was bright and cheerful and the atmosphere made you feel at home. We enjoyed it...More

Thank John L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Popped into this lovely pub today to watch the football. We were greeted by very friendly and helpful staff and owner. The food was fabulous, especially the chips!!! Nice to visit this traditional pub we will be back! Thank you 😊

Thank mariaausten2018
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have really enjoyed eating and drinking here during our stay in porlock this week. We were made to feel very welcome from the first day we walked in even though Cyril forgot to submit our food order!) we spent the remainder of our days...More

Thank tracey d
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The landlord is a mental brummie - it’s an ongoing comedy show, aided by the occasional local popping in for their usual. The food is traditional fayre, but it’s all home made and tastes great - no boil in the bag or microwave here. Nice...More

Thank Roger B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, 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 | Somerset, Exmoor National Park, Porlock TA24 8PS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Exmoor National Park  >  Porlock
  • Phone Number: +44 1643 862798
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