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The Riverford Field Kitchen

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Wash Farm | Buckfastleigh, Buckfastleigh, Dartmoor National Park TQ11 0JU, England
+44 1803 762074
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Overview
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good13%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
Wash Farm | Buckfastleigh, Buckfastleigh, Dartmoor National Park TQ11 0JU, England
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Reviewed 16 November 2015

You have to order in advance, you might get Sunday lunch only at 16:00, you sit to table with strangers – there are about 10 long tables for 8 persons, nobody asks you what you want to eat but you enjoy every minute. The restaurant...More

2  Thank Aliza G
Henrietta F, Manager at The Riverford Field Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 23 November 2015

Thank-you for such a lovely review. Sundays are our most popular service of the week, we have 2 sittings 12.30pm and 4.00pm and recommend booking nice and early to avoid disappointment!

Reviewed 16 November 2015

Delicious food, lovely service, good wine. I wish my daughter hadn't moved away from Devon as i will miss visiting this excellent cafe/restaurant.

Thank Mark A
Henrietta F, Manager at The Riverford Field Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 23 November 2015

We will miss you too! Hope to see you again.

Reviewed 13 November 2015

We recently had dinner at the Field Kitchen and we loved it, the food was soooooooo tasty! I never thought I could rave about a salad / veggie starter but I am now...Everything we ate was extremely well cooked, tasty - as in yummy tasty...More

Thank Bessadina P
Henrietta F, Manager at The Riverford Field Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 23 November 2015

What a fantastic review - thanks so much!

Reviewed 2 November 2015

Lovely little place, albeit not ideal access for the unfit (Place myself in that category) or if you're on wheels... Such a pretty little setting, that adds a certain natural, raw quality to proceedings. A little drink in the evening sunshine is a great starting...More

Thank scotchdjdave
Henrietta F, Manager at The Riverford Field Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 23 November 2015

So happy to hear you enjoyed your visit. We hope to see you again - when you book make sure to ask for directions to our disabled parking/drop off area which is just outside the Field Kitchen. Also you will be pleased to hear that...More

Reviewed 1 November 2015

The food was incredibly tasty. Every dish was bursting with freshness and flavour and you could tell a mile off that it was real, organic food, full of goodness. There were so many homemade deserts to choose from. A wonderful atmosphere and dog friendly. The...More

Thank Catherine J
Henrietta F, Manager at The Riverford Field Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 23 November 2015

What a brilliant review - the team are thrilled!

Reviewed 27 October 2015 via mobile

It's an interesting trip to find this restaurant but well worth it Open,light and spacious it's a modernistic canteen style large room with an open kitchen. A single daily menu which is very interesting particularly with servings shared by the whole table of up to...More

Thank timothy k
Henrietta F, Manager at The Riverford Field Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 23 November 2015

Thank-you for a lovely review. Now you've tried Fish Fridays why not try a meat-free Monday? Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 27 October 2015

Amazing evening because there were only 4 partially full tables of guests. The biggest benefit of this was that for the first time ever, I could hold a great conversation with the person opposite! I expect that part of the fun of the Field Kitchen...More

Thank Sally R
Henrietta F, Manager at The Riverford Field Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 23 November 2015

Really glad you enjoyed your recent visit. We do have some smaller tables now and on services where we are not quite fully booked we can offer non communal tables for 2 or 4 if you wanted a quieter more private area of the restaurant.

Reviewed 25 October 2015

We had dinner at the Riverford Field Kitcen recently and it was fantastic. A lovely location where stunning locally produced food is cooked to perfection. If you live nearby or are on holiday, this is not to be missed. We are vegetarians and this was...More

Thank Nick H
Henrietta F, Manager at The Riverford Field Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 23 November 2015

So glad you enjoyed your visit. Every Monday at the Field Kitchen (apart from during December) we run Meat-Free Mondays which is an entirely vegetarian day. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 21 October 2015

We loved everything about this place. The food is unique and incredibly fresh. If it wasn't picked from the organic riverford farm, it was grown at a neighboring farm in the area. The food was excellent, we loved the communal table and the service was...More

Thank Rudrabhima
Henrietta F, Manager at The Riverford Field Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2015

Thank-you for such a great review - the staff will be chuffed.

Reviewed 20 October 2015

A friend and I visited for Lunch on the 10th September, this was my fourth visit and the food was excellent. The stuffed courgette flowers were a revelation and the purred carrot with orange and star anise unexpectedly yummy. We were lucky enough to sit...More

Thank Nzuk7
Henrietta F, Manager at The Riverford Field Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2015

What a lovely review! Our new pudding policy has been going down very well! It was always so tricky to just choose one pud.

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Response from Sally R | Reviewed this property |
A left turn at top of the first hill you come to on the Buckfastleigh to Totnes road. Signposted.
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Hi there - sorry we seemed to have missed the boat on this query! Yes we do allow well-behaved dogs kept on leads.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:30 - 19:00
Monday
09:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
09:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
09:30 - 22:00
Thursday
09:30 - 22:00
Friday
09:30 - 22:00
Saturday
09:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wash Farm | Buckfastleigh, Buckfastleigh, Dartmoor National Park TQ11 0JU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Dartmoor National Park  >  Buckfastleigh
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 762074
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Description
Seasonal organic dining. Nestled in the heart of Riverford’s Devon farm, we work with the freshest, most flavoursome organic ingredients, inspired every day by the bounty from the fields around. Grass-reared meat and sustainable fish are on the menu but seasonal organic veg is the star of every plate. Book online here: https://fieldkitchen.riverford.co.uk/book-online/
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