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Dinner Recommendations Around Slapton and Torcross

Staying in the area and looking for dinner recommendations around Slapton and Torcross?  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, or often referred to as ‘The Shack’, is a unique and rustic restaurant overlooking Beesands Beach.  It is renowned for serving delicious seafood caught from the waters it overlooks.  The idea evolved from a local fishing family who wanted to complete the cycle from catching seafood to retailing it and offering as a part of an exciting menu.  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, 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


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.  Locals will drive from all over the South Hams for the delicious, traditional dish.  They are a family run business, using fresh, local produce and alcohol.  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 dinner recommendations around Slapton and Torcross and want something traditional and local, this is the spot.

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

Instagram: @start_bay_inn


A multi-award-winning pub overlooking Beesands Beach.  Set along the South West Coast Path and fishing boats bringing today’s catch to the shore, 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 alongside a few Asian twists, be sure to check it out on your trip to Devon.  Dogs are welcome, so if you’ve brought them along for Your Devon Escape, bring them for dinner too!  Booking is recommended.

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

Instagram: @thecricketinn


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

Opening Times: Monday-Saturday 2pm-9pm, Sunday 12pm-4pm

Instagram: @churchhouseinn_stokenham


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


Owned by Head Chef Jamie Rogers, bought at the age of 27.  The restaurant offers an option of either 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, and booking is highly recommended.

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

Instagram: @twentyseven_devon

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