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The Fox & Grapes


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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner

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Historic Village Pub, Restaurant, Function Room, and B&B on the edge of Dartmoor National Park with the facilities to cater for small, and large events.
US$9 - US$24
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Bar, British, Pub
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Private Dining, Television, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited the pub for an evening meal. We loved the quirkiness and the ambience. When we visited, there was an electric flame fire working. A nice log fire would have been perfect. The serving staff were friendly and obliging. We ordered two meals off...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank davidjhmorris
foxandgrape, Manager at The Fox & Grapes, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear David, We have a working log burner at the bar end of the pub which is always lit over the winter months, there is a real fire at the dining end however this is too hazardous to light with the close proximity of the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Some travellers/locals may have read the review I posted on here last November re: disability access. I received a lovely, apology from the Owner and an invite to go back and have a Roast Dinner on the House. My friend and I did so yesterday...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Go823370
Reviewed 3 January 2019

Have eaten here a few times, and enjoyed our meals on each occasion. The selection is typical pub food and some specials. Service is friendly and prompt, and we felt our meals were always decent value

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank ian s
Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

My friend and I thought we'd like a Sunday lunch outing and went here on a recommendation. The lady ( owner/manager ) not over welcoming and said we had to go to the Coronation Hall, which is the Restaurant, so as I have a mobility...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Go823370
Alice N, General Manager at The Fox & Grapes, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2018

Dear Go823370, The lady you spoke to initially on the bar was not the owner or manager but just a member of bar staff and I am very sorry that she did not welcome you in the way we like to welcome all of our...More

Reviewed 18 October 2018

Popped in here for a leisurely Monday lunch with two other adults and a toddler and we were warmly welcomed. The menu had plenty of choice and we eventually decided on a burger, the special a trio of lamb sausages and the ham, egg and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Stmoritzgirl
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

Good size portions, not much to choose from. Didn’t have the desert I had chosen but the food was ok. The atmosphere was alright for a small village pub. The staff were friendly and polite, but not much room at the bar when trying to...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank 907abbiem
Reviewed 20 September 2018

A good village pub with a nice atmosphere. The bar staff were friendly and service from them and the food servers all done with smile and keen to chat. Food was good value and tasty.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank StephenL3470
Reviewed 19 September 2018

In spite of being very late, they gave us carvery dinner, ie roast beef, yorkshire pudding, roast potatos, plus cauliflower cheese, plus lots of greens, which to our shame we left!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank harburg2018
Reviewed 4 September 2018

Very friendly landlady and staff, dog friendly, wide choice of menu as well as specials board and very good food.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Marion B
Reviewed 4 September 2018

we prebooked a table for 8 to celebrate a birthday several days in advance. We arrived all together at 6.30 in the evening. Our order was taken and we settled down to wait, being a mid-week night the pub was fairly quiet with just another...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank DevonBiddy
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Linda H
11 June 2016|
Response from 898hazelw | Reviewed this property |
I shouldn't have thought so, but the staff are so accommodating they would do a " special" .
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