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The Forest Inn

££ - £££, British,
Forest Inn, Hexworthy, Dartmoor National Park, Dartmeet PL20 6SD, England
+44 1364 631211
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Forest Inn, Hexworthy, Dartmoor National Park, Dartmeet PL20 6SD, England
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Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

We wanted somewhere to sit outside as we have a dog and this place was great. Good pub food, lots of choice. Went for a ploughmans for one of us and a Brie and bacon ciabatta and chips for me. Both nice. Water bowl out...More

Thank Oliver A
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

We didn't have a fixed plan for lunch and happened upon this place by accident. UK pubs can be a mixed bag but this place has proper pub food and it's good quality. The service was great from everyone with our dog even getting a...More

Thank plc1976
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Stayed here for 4 nights & ate each evening. The food was excellent, accommodation very comfortable & all the owners & staff were lovely. My dog was also made very welcome. Would highly recommend for a walking holiday base. Thanks a lot to everyone for...More

Thank Heather T
Reviewed 14 May 2017

We visited this Hotel and Restaurant and liked its down to earth family feel. We ate a baked potato each as we were not hungry after having had a big cooked breakfast The waitress could not have been faulted and was more concerned about how...More

1  Thank dtredhead
Reviewed 14 May 2017

This Inn has been closed for a long time and we congratulate those who are trying to breath life back into the place, however, there is room for improvement. Staff did not look comfortable or confident in their work and left us feeling nervous for...More

Thank K A
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Make sure you book this place, as it was fully booked when we arrived from a local campsite. Luckily they agreed to make us some bowls of chips!

3  Thank Spatrick87
Reviewed 2 May 2017

We stayed for two nights at a nearby B&B and ate all our meals at the Forest inn. The food is absolutely gorgeous, so nicely presented. Whether you arrive in walking boots after a hike in beautiful Dartmoor or in the evening, you will feel...More

1  Thank beedmoser
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

We stayed for four nights as staff supervising a DofE Gold Expedition. Shirley and all the staff at the Forest Inn were excellent, very accommodating, helpful and friendly. Can't recommend here enough! The rooms were great and the bathrooms a big size with bath. The...More

2  Thank Paul T
Reviewed 23 April 2017

This place had been closed & boarded up for quite a while, so when our son suggested trying it out for dinner we thought "why not?" It's set in some marvelous countryside, the wild expanse of Dartmoor (think 10 Tors country!), reached via some narrow...More

2  Thank SomersetHappycouple
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

We've driven and walked past this inn many times in the last few years so glad to finally have a chance to give it a try now it's reopened. We were a table of 4 with inlaws who had been out for a Michelin star...More

1  Thank Rebecca F
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Questions & Answers
25 February 2017|
Response from John V | Reviewed this property |
Peter Vo. I do not understand your question and my name is not Joel.
Dudley E
16 November 2016|
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Response from Ashley P |
hi i am the chef here there is no website at the moment we on way to building one we do how ever have a facebook page and the new photos we have added on here hope this helps
13 November 2016|
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Response from MargaretTotnes | Reviewed this property |
Yes, to both questions - we saw dogs in this lovely inn, and there are veggie options on the menu. We have only eaten once at this inn, just over a week ago, but from that visit I have no hesitation in recommending it to... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
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18:00 - 23:00
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18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Forest Inn, Hexworthy, Dartmoor National Park, Dartmeet PL20 6SD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Dartmoor National Park  >  Dartmeet  >  Hexworthy
  • Phone Number: +44 1364 631211
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