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South Zeal

The Oxenham Arms and South Zeal Menhir Dartmoor Devon

Open Now: 11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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Fabulous food, great dining experience.

Booked a table for 8 for my Birthday last Wednesday. We were given a table in the snug which was... read more

Reviewed May 4, 2019
Bristol, United Kingdom
via mobile
lovely meal

ace meal, steaks just right, ambience good, and my clients asked me to take them there again so... read more

Reviewed April 24, 2019
Bratton Clovelly, United Kingdom
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A 5000 year old Neolithic granite standing stone around which was constructed in the 12th Century a beautiful Benedictine Monastery which is now The Oxenham Arms at South Zeal, set in 4 beautiful acres of grounds with stunning views of Dartmoor...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
South Zeal, Dartmoor National Park, Okehampton EX20 2JT, England
+44 1837 840244
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Reviewed May 4, 2019 via mobile

Booked a table for 8 for my Birthday last Wednesday. We were given a table in the snug which was lovely as it was just us using the room. Beautiful old pub full of history which made a very atmospheric dining experience. The food was...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed April 24, 2019

ace meal, steaks just right, ambience good, and my clients asked me to take them there again so everyinbe happy. staff polite and menu was good choice. maybe slightly better wine list and variety of beers would have got an excellent grading

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank malcpo
Reviewed March 6, 2019

Fabulous lunch with my family, had an amazing lunch and the service was fast and friendly. We will definitely be returning as we just moved to the area in the next village

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 17, 2019 via mobile

Lovely meal tonight at The Ox. Friendly service, great beer and wonderful food. My husband had a perfectly cooked steak, medium rare as requested and I had a choice of vegetarian mains - which is not always a given. Butternut squash ravioli cooked al dente...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 16, 2019 via mobile

Always wanted to eat here since moving to the area as I had been recommended several times. Created almost immediately and asked if we’d booked. Got seated by a roaring fire, lovely. Smallish choice of menu, no set prices. Menu prices on the steep side,...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank CucumberCat
Reviewed February 12, 2019

Lovely pub and nice hosts but we do wonder if they are providing food which locals would love. Some of the food is a tad too fussy for our liking and not very wholesome but food provided is excellent, but probably more suited to a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Bobbyjo26
Reviewed November 18, 2018

We have just come back from Oxenham Arms in South Zeal after such a fabulous lunch. I moved here recently and have struggled to find a fantastic Sunday lunch like the Oxenham, I'm a complete foodie and have travelled to the best places in the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Shelley H
Reviewed November 6, 2018

5 of us, plus dog, had a most enjoyable Sunday Lunch in the bar. The staff were very welcoming, the bar warm, oldie worldie with good beer. All food choices were enjoyed and the price very reasonable. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Whitey30
Reviewed August 27, 2018

I've been here about three or four times now. Unfortunately, I've only tasted the fillet steak. It's so good I'm not bothered about trying anything else :)

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Leese C
Reviewed August 17, 2018

We returned to stay here for a couple of nights during the Dartmoor Folk Festival and were very pleased to find that their own Beer Festival is run at the same time. A very good range of mainly local ales helped to offset the rather...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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