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The Palk Arms

££ - £££, British,
Hennock, Bovey Tracey, Dartmoor National Park TQ13 9QB, England
+44 1626 836584
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“beef burger” (3 reviews)
“cheese board” (3 reviews)
“pudding” (6 reviews)
Open Now
16:30 - 23:00 Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Hennock, Bovey Tracey, Dartmoor National Park TQ13 9QB, England
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Reviewed 24 October 2018

To visit the Palk Arms is a trip into the countryside. Hennock is on the map - but drivers should beware of the narrow roads!! Once at the pub however, all is very well indeed.The view from the lounge windows is an absolute must-see, one...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank grizzledbeerbear
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Me and my family fancied eating out tonight and decided to go somewhere different. So we hopped onto trip advisor and found the Palk Arms. Seeing the last two reviews and how one sided they were we were unsure about what to think, however we...More

Date of visit: August 2018
2  Thank kieronpalmer
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

After a long, hot walk at the reservoir we decided to stop at the pub for an early supper. The team welcomed our large group with a smile & within minutes we were enjoying a cold beer in the lovely garden. The freshly cooked &...More

Date of visit: July 2018
3  Thank U447EYjs
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

We came here a number of times last year, open fire in old bar at front, large hot Rayburn at back, views over valley, cheap, Home made food, fantastic find. Change of hands has very sadly led to empty restaurant and frozen deep fried replacements....More

Date of visit: July 2018
4  Thank laurawoo55
Reviewed 8 May 2018

Sorry but the outside of this pub looked dirty, cigarette bin was full, and side of pub looked like a dumping ground, read reviews before visiting , however, because of the first impressions it put us right off. We decided to go elsewhere.

Date of visit: May 2018
6  Thank Penny L
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

Came here on 1st May for evening meal. Nice friendly pub. Few locals in having a pint! Ordered food, and drinks were brought over. Waited about 30 mins or so and were Served lovely Home Cooked food, very Tasty, plenty of it. Had pudding which...More

Date of visit: May 2018
3  Thank sarah c
Reviewed 30 March 2018

Good beer, good simple food - reasonably priced. Friendly landlord. Roaring fire. What’s not to like!

Date of visit: March 2018
2  Thank PeterDunsford
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Sunday = roast so we headed up to the Palk to try it. We we advised to book as they had a large party in. A lovely hidden gem of a pub which has plenty of character. A friendly welcome by the landlord and landlady...More

Date of visit: March 2018
3  Thank Jules898
Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

After booking up for a Valentine week meal, we weren't sure what to expect on our visit as we were told the pub had changed hands. And no one least of all me, likes change!! Well my friends, get your table booked and get back...More

Date of visit: February 2018
2  Thank Gorillaz1982
Reviewed 3 February 2018

Never had a bad meal. Always made to feel welcome and food very tasty with lots of choice, all set in an historic building at heart of village. Good selection of real ales, soft drinks and spirits.

Date of visit: February 2018
1  Thank tonybrod
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$11
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
16:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hennock, Bovey Tracey, Dartmoor National Park TQ13 9QB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Dartmoor National Park  >  Bovey Tracey
  • Phone Number: +44 1626 836584
  • E-mail
The Palk Arms, A Free House Pub set high above the Teign Valley and has wonderful panoramic views over the rolling hills and beautiful countryside.
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