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Dinner Recommendations in the Slapton and Torcross Area

If you are staying in the area and looking for dinner recommendations, you have come to the right place.  With so many delicious eateries in the area, you are truly spoilt for choice.  Keep reading to find out our favourites and check a few out on Your Devon Escape.

Britannia @ The Beach

Britannia @ The Beach, or often referred to as ‘The Shack’, is a unique and rustic restaurant overlooking Beesands Beach.  Family owned, they wanted to create a venue that would serve the delicious fish caught in the waters in front of the restaurant. The family provide the whole chain from catch to plate. With its historic fishing connections and rustic appeal, it has evolved over the years into a much-loved landmark by locals and visitors alike.  Booking is highly recommended, and they do offer takeaway if you would prefer to sit on the beach.

Opening Times: Tuesday-Sunday 5:30pm-9pm

Instagram: @britanniaatthebeachbeesands

Kendricks, Stoke Fleming

Kendricks, Stoke Fleming, is the place for any occasion.  Whether you are looking for a quick bite to eat or a gathering, it’s the perfect spot.  Serving pizza, small plates, and local alcohol, indulge in the delicious food and good vibes.  They also do a locally famous roast on a Sunday!   If you are looking for dinner recommendations around Slapton and Torcross, that cater to the whole family and any dietary requirements, this is your spot.

Opening Times: Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday 6pm-late

Instagram: @kendricksstokefleming

Start Bay Inn

Based in Torcross, overlooking the beach, it is the ideal spot for dinner if staying in the area.  It is famous for its fish and chips and seafood specialities, with locals driving from all over the South Hams to enjoy the delicious, traditional dish.  They are a family run business, using fresh, local produce.  Enjoy dinner here overlooking the water and ask the staff about the building’s history, dating back to the 14th century.  If you are looking for a hearty, traditional meal in the area, this is the spot!

Opening Times: Monday-Sunday 11:30am-9pm

Instagram: @start_bay_inn

The Cricket Inn

A multi-award-winning pub overlooking Beesands Beach.  Set along the South West Coast Path with stunning views out to sea, it is the perfect location for dinner.  They have a reputation for serving modern, delicious, fresh fish and seafood dishes.  They are strong supporters of buying and serving local produce, and visitors return each year to taste the culinary delights created by their excellent team.  Serving traditional dishes alongside a few Asian twists, be sure to check it out on your trip to Devon.  Dogs are welcome, so bring them for dinner too!  Booking is recommended.

Opening Times: Monday-Sunday 6pm-8:30pm

Instagram: @thecricketinn

The Church House Inn

Situated in the picturesque village of Stokenham, enjoy a delicious meal surrounded by Devon countryside.  Serving pub classics and a fabulous Sunday roast, it is the perfect spot for a hearty, traditional meal on Your Devon Escape.

Opening Times: Monday-Saturday 2pm-9pm

Instagram: @churchhouseinn_stokenham

The Tower Inn

Cooking up a storm in their outdoor kitchen, this country Inn offers something different.  They are proud to use the freshest of local ingredients from suppliers in South Devon.  They don’t offer an extensive menu, but rather a few dishes cooked with love and passion over their wood and coal fire.  With an ever-changing menu, try something new with every visit.  Offering steak, fish and of course pizzas, there is something for everyone to enjoy on Your Devon Escape.

Opening Times: Thursday-Saturday 6pm-late

Instagram: @thetowerinn

Twenty Seven

Owned by Head Chef Jamie Rogers, bought at the age of 27.  The restaurant offers the option of either an á la carte or tasting menu, with vegan and vegetarian menus available.  With a simple ethos of using fresh local ingredients, served in a relaxed, yet vibrant environment. All produce is raised, caught, or grown within twenty-seven miles of the restaurant.  Open Tuesday to Saturday, with booking is highly recommended.

Opening Times: Tuesday-Saturday 6pm-9:30pm

Instagram: @twentyseven_devon

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