THE RAILWAY INN
Set back off the bustling streets you will find The Railway Inn, a seemingly modest pub, a short 10 minute drive from Cotleigh.
This local gem serves ‘good British food with a bit of classic French influence’. The food is interesting and delicious and the bar will accommodate to all your needs providing wines, local gins and South West ales.
The Railway, Queen Street, Honiton, EX14 1HE
t: 01404 371007
ROYAL OAK FARM
A Winner of the 2018 ‘certificate of excellence’ this pick-your-own fruit farm and tea room is a gorgeous place to grab a bite to eat. They serve award-winning scones and light lunches.
They also have a farm shop selling everything from freshly picked fruit, local meat to arts and crafts.
Royal Oak Farm, Cotleigh, Honiton, EX14 9LF
t: 01404 831223
THE SIDMOUTH ARMS
Situated in the picture-perfect village of Upottery, this traditional pub serves good, classic British food. Enjoy a refreshing pint of locally brewed Otter beer after a long dog walk in the Devon countryside
The Sidmouth Arms, Upottery, Honiton, EX14 9PN
t: 01404 861252
THE PIG AT COMBE
Where informal rusticity rules. This branch of the luxury boutique hotel chain has tastefully been stripped back to reveal a cosy, friendly atmosphere. Dine, surrounded by history is the Elizabethan Grade I listed mansion while enjoying a locally sourced, British menu.
Or for a more relaxed approach, grab a bite to eat in The Folly, their ‘derelict chic’ outhouse. ‘The Folly serves a wood-fired over and light kitchen garden menu’.
The Pig Hotel, Gittisham, Honiton, EX14 3AD
t: 01404 540400
BOSTON TEA PARTY TEAROOM
Located on the high street of the picturesque town of Honiton, this little tearoom is a perfect place to enjoy a cream tea or a cuppa surrounded by friendly locals.
Monkton House, 53 High Street, Honiton, EX14 1PW
t: 01404 548739