Places to Eat & Drink
The Hart, Hartland
The Anchor Inn, Hartland
The Hart Inn
A gastro pub based in the heart of the village. The Hart hosts a diverse menu all exceptionally presented as well as a classic bar menu, all meals are produced using locally sourced ingredients and the bar ttocked with the best local ales and fine wines. They're well known for their afternoon sunday roasts amongst the locals so be sure to book at the weekends. For more information visit: www.thehartinn.com
Address: The Square, Hartland, EX39 6BL
Tel: 01237 441474
Opening hours: 12pm-3pm & 6pm-11pm (weekdays)
12-3pm & 5pm-12am (Friday & Saturday)
12pm - 3pm (Sunday roast)
The Anchor Inn
A traditional 16th century public house, serving home-cooked food as well as offering a takeaway pizza service. Pop in for a pint of real ale or a hearty lunch, families and dogs welcome. For more info visit www.theanchorinnhartland.co.uk.
Address: Fore Street, Hartland, EX39 6AB.
Tel: 01237 441414
Opening hours: 12- 4pm & 6pm-10.30pm (Sunday)
12-3pm & 6pm-11pm (Monday & Wednesday)
The Old Smithy Inn
Based in Welcombe (great beach, even better sunset) just a few miles out of Hartland the Old Smithy is a freehouse offering traditional pub grub and great live music, pop down on a Tuesday for Jam night plus there's a folk night once month. Real ales and a good selection of wines all availble within a great atmosphere. Visit www.theoldsmithyinn.co.uk for more information.
Address: Welcombe, Bideford, Devon, EX39 6HG
Tel: 01288 331305
Opening hours: 12:00pm - 12:00am every day
Food served 12-2.30pm and 6-9pm daily
the sun setting over Welcombe beach
inside the Old Smithy Inn
Our favourite Indian Restaurant, The Spice is located in Bideford. This open, modern restaurant offers a wide selection of traditional favorites all beautfiully cooked and presented. To book a table call 01237 471133.
Address: The Quay, Bideford, EX39 2HF
Phansits Thai Kitchen
Situated at the top of Bideford High Street by the Pannier Market, Phansits Kitchen offers authentic Thai food cooked to order from an exciting open plan kitchen. Chef-owner, Phansit, a native of Thailand, has created a wonderfully friendly and relaxed cafe atmosphere in his restaurant in North Devon. Open for evening meals, the menu is extensive with tasty starters, main courses, curries, noodles and rice dishes and a fine example great authentic Thai Food.
Address: 9 Greenville Street, Bideford, EX39 2EA
Tel: 01237 429942
The Square Chip
Hartland's finest British chippy, offering freshly cooked fish, chips and even home-made curry, which is very popular amongst the locals.
Address: The Square, Hartland.
Opening hours: Tuesday-Thursday (5:30pm-8pm)
Friday & Saturday (5:30pm-9pm)
A great Chinese takeaway in the village of Kilkhampton just 10 mins drive from Loveland. Don't forget your cash as they don't accept cards. You can call ahead to place your order so it's ready in time for your arrival.
Tel: 01288 321929
Address: Wayside, Kilkhampton, EX23 9RG.
Opening hours: Every day
The Lavender Tea Rooms, Hartland
Cafes & coffee shops
A great little restaurant in the centre of Bude (just of the main street below boots). Great for a quick fairtrade coffee or afternoon tea, or for dinner on a Saturday evening where they have a special menu all made form locally sourced produce (the fresh crab mini quiche to start is particularly great!). The restaurant isn't licensed so take your own wine, there's a small corkage fee.
Address: 2 Belle Vue Avenue, Bude, EX23 8BS
Tel: 01288 355332
Opening hours: Monday - Saturday all year round 10am-4pm
7pm-9pm (Saturday Evenings
Lavender Tea Rooms
Awarded the Tea Guild's award for excellence in 2010 the Lavender Tea Rooms is a Hartland must for an afternoon cream tea. The tea room are situated in the beautiful lavender and rose gardens at Cheristow Lavendar Farm. Their Sunday Afternoon teas are particularly popular but do require booking in advance.
Address: Cheristow Lavender Farm, Hartland, EX39 6DA
Tel: 01237 440101
Opening hours: Every day except Friday's 11am-5:30pm