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California Country Inn

California Cross, Ivybridge, Dartmoor National Park PL21 0SG, England
01548 821449
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Ranked #6 of 26 restaurants in Ivybridge
Price range: $0 - $25
Cuisines: British
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
London, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014 NEW

We visited this evening with 2 small children, the food arrived quickly and was good pub food . Service is very good, will definitely return.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014 NEW

When we went there the restaurant was closed bar the bar menu was available, we were not disappointed the food was fantastic, a good selection and very friendly staff

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
110 reviews 110 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

We were staying in the area and after traveling all day, it was nice to be able to go to a nice pub for something to eat. The pub has lots of character, which many pubs are trying to recreate these days. We were greeted by the friendly staff, who explained, everything we needed to know. The food was very... More

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devon uk
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195 reviews 195 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Stayed across the road in the Camping & Caravan site and after reading reviews and finding that the pub was dog friendly (in the small snug bar only) we decided to have a meal. My wife went for the pulled pork burger which was really tasty & I went for the home made lasagne. The prices were a bit steep... More

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

We had the most wonderful gluten free meal today. Congratulations to all involved especially the chef and wonderful bar staff who looked after us all so well.

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Ringwood, England, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Staying nearby at Moor View Campsite, we were delighted to find this gorgeous pub/restaurant on our doorstep. Lovely atmosphere, wonderful garden areas and friendly, welcoming staff. The beer is well-kept and plenty of choices of wine. We ate in the bar one night and had the special of loin of pork in garlic, mushroom and bacon sauce and it was... More

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Ringwood, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Sat 31st May Eve called with three other family members.As my Brother in law has cancer very bad and my Wife has had a large stomach operation we all wanted smaller meals we were told that we could not have childrens meals but could have small appetite meals.We were charged the childrens price ??.On going back on Sun 1st June... More

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Devon
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Great place to visit,lovely food with large varied menu. My family and friends all love it here as it is value for money, has good beers and extensive menu and we have never been disappointed with our meals. What makes it a very special place is the very friendly welcoming staff who always go that extra mile. It is also... More

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jonjames2802, Owner at California Country Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, the staff and I endeavour to make your visit a pleasant one and I am so glad you felt welcomed into our lovely dining pub. Jonathan More

Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

Just come back from a lovely Sunday lunch at the California Country Inn. We have quite high standards when eating out; this was one of the rare occasions when we had absolutely nothing to complain about! Four adults, four children had two courses each, plus large drinks (it's a sunny day!) for a tad over £100. Not the cheapest, but... More

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jonjames2802, Owner at California Country Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review. I am so glad you enjoyed your excellent Sunday Lunch with us. We look forward to seeing you all again, when you're in our neck of the woods. The Cali Team More

Nailsea, England
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Nice pub, local beer was excellent, Steak Pie was one of the best I have tasted in years. We are staying local and had this pub recommended to us by a neighbour. It was quiet, but we went on a Tuesday in May so not unusual. The food was hot and very tasty. The service was good and the price... More

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jonjames2802, Owner at California Country Inn, responded to this review

A great visit and a lovely review - thank you. It always pays to go where the local recommend! Thanks again Jonathan More

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