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Sportsmans Arms

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Bar, British, Pub
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Dartmouth Road, Blackawton, Dartmouth TQ9 7DE, England
01803 712231
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Made a change to have reasonably priced food in this part of Devon. Had 3 year old grand daughter with us and thought child's menu was expensive for her age. We had carvery and were very pleased with it.

Thank walker782
leigh lancs
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ate here on Sunday night fancying a change from the hotel. Good pub grub the highlight of which was the carvery, from the amount of locals in there, its the place to go for a good feed at reasonable prices. Service was friendly and efficient and food was just as it should be,hot and plenty of it.

Thank roadrunnerLeighLancs
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110 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Arranged to meet family here for a bit of a reunion. Delighted we did as the whole experience was outstanding from booking a table on the phone to the immaculate toilets. All of the team were warm and friendly and the carvery was delightful, from our experience it's hard to imagine you would be anything other than delighted, good work... More 

Thank KernowIsHome
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We are just enjoying the best carvery with my family of 20 , you must visit. They do I nice veggie option to. Staff are friendly and helpful

Thank Jason O
North Wales, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely place to eat, staff very freindly and helpful. Carvery excellent. Thoroughly enjoyed our evening there so went back again two nights later. Really do recommend this place for a good atmosphere . Prices very reasonable for quality and good value. Good portions too. !

Thank wellthel
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33 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2016

Recently ate at the Sportsmans Arms while staying in Dartmouth for the weekend. The carvery was good, meats cooked very well and a reasonable selection of veg, and very reasonably priced, including the very nice bottle of red we had. However...the service from the chef serving the carvery was very poor. Not once to any of our party, did he... More 

Thank FayeB222
Southampton, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2016

Eight of us reserved a table here, and enjoyed friendly service and great food whilst visiting Woodlands leisure park in August. The food was hot, tasty and so nice! The pub has a selection of ales that are well kept. We will be back! Thank you.

Thank Gary M
Dorchester, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016

We booked for a Sunday night, which is advisable. The carvery is excellent and very good value. The beef and turkey were cooked to perfection, and the vegetables varied and good quality.

Thank Christine W
Tiverton, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2016 via mobile

Visited with our family for a Sunday carvery. Quite reasonably priced. The carvery was lovely. Staff friendly. Booking was essential. Having to turn people away.

Thank Ellen C
Devon, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2016

We stopped off after my daughter saw the outdoor play area. The pub is my the main road into Dartmouth but has lovely views across the South Hams and Dartmoor. The outdoor play area is enclosed and a lovely way to have a relaxing drink whilst the kids are entertained. There are outside tables open air and under cover and... More 

Thank Livesbythec

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Dining on a budget, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dartmouth Road, Blackawton, Dartmouth TQ9 7DE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Dartmouth  >  Blackawton
  • Phone Number: 01803 712231

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?