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Dartmoor Inn

Certificate of Excellence
Moorside, Lydford, Dartmoor National Park EX20 4AY, England
Dartmoor Inn
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Dorchester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having eaten at this hotel in the past and always found the food to be excellent, we decided to stay when visiting friends in nearby Tavistock. We arrived mid-afternoon and found little in the way of welcome. However, the bedroom itself was nicely decorated and the bed turned out to be very comfortable. The bathroom on the other hand clearly... More 

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Taunton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Called in here on spec for lunch, while out for the day while in the area on holiday. Never been here before but wish we lived closer! We both had the Flat Iron Steak with cherry tomatoes, onion rings and chips followed by Panacotta and I can honestly say it was the nicest meal I have had for many years.... More 

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Decided to try the pub for lunch as in the area for the day. Pub very nicely decorated and fire on a wet day which was welcoming.Greeted by the staff On arrival and ordered drinks, bar menu on wall said "selection sandwiches" staff did not know what was available but did go and ask. We ordered two rounds of sandwiches... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is my third visit to the Dartmoor Inn to eat; it has been redecorated in an unobtrusive, contemporary style since my last visit a couple of years ago, which is a great improvment aesthetically. The staff were available, friendly and helpful. The environment was spotlessly clean. We had a table in the restaurant and as such were able to... More 

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Tavistock, Devon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

Having heard that the Dartmoor Inn menu had been refreshed with the addition of a bar menu, my friend and I decided to try it out. We enjoyed a drink at the bar - the wine menu is concise but varied offering something for everyone - ordered and then went through to dine. My friend chose fish salad which was... More 

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Dorset
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15 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Stayed for two nights, excellent evening meals & lovely breakfasts. Very good value with sensible wine prices. Service also excellent. Will happily return for more of the same, only downside is the traffic noise, ironic in that a 300yd walk & you are straight on the moor!

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Lostwithiel, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

We have been going to the Dartmoor for many years. We have yet to have a bad meal. Today's lunch - steak and duck stunning! Service excellent . This is a great place to stop of on a walk on dartmoor. They have a choice of a bar menu or a good substantial lunch.

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Hattem, The Netherlands
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014 via mobile

This terrible food experience took about 45 minutes. Bad service. Place for 2 near the toilet. A very high chair and a very low chair, strange. We ordered the SET menu. Very, very disappointed. Ask several times for the drinks, they served the salmon starter, and then the drinks after a few repeats. Very small portions, no taste at all.... More 

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Aberdeen, Scotland
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32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014 via mobile

The set menu was small but beautifully formed. 2 choices of starters and mains. We both had the fresh crab with Gazpacho soup to start and to follow I had salmon fish cake with a subtle mild curry sauce and my husband thoroughly enjoyed his slow cooked pork belly. Both dishes were beautifully presented. This was not just pub grub.... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

In company with American friends we spent 4 nights in the well sited hotel for touring and walking in Devon.The rooms were spacious and well appointed,the breakfast the best I have had in any hotel and the evening meals of the highest quality . The service was friendly, expert and unobtrusive. I cannot recommend this hotel too highly.

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