Where to get good food and refreshments
The Royal Oak
Bridge Cottage Tea Room
The region also offers plenty of other high quality eateries, with everything from simple pub grub to a Michelin star. Most are now reopen with some restrictions, contact them for details.
Here are some of our favourites
Royal Oak Withypool (4 miles). "A very special 18th-century pub in the heart of Exmoor" Tel. 01643 831506 .
Withypool Tearooms (4 miles) offering "a good choice of Home Made Cakes, freshly filled baguettes, Local pasties and sausages rolls, daily specials and the traditional Cream Tea". Tel 01643 831279.
Rest & Be Thankful Inn, Wheddon Cross (5 miles) "Early 19thC Inn at the heart of Exmoor National Park" Tel. 01643 841222
Dulverton (6.5 miles) There is a good selection of places to eat in this nearby historic town, such as:
Woods Award winning pub & restaurant with astonishing wine list Tel 01398 324007
Tongdam Thai Unusual cuisine for the area, but excellent quality.
Tel 01398 323397 Currently limited seating inside and on the terrace in evenings when weather permits, otherwise takeaway service continues. Closed Tues,Wed. See their Facebook page for further details
Bridge Inn Pub by the river with a good selection of drinks and modern British food. Tel 01398 324130
Masons Arms, Knowstone (14 miles). OK, a little further away, but well worth planning a trip to this Michelin starred pub and restaurant. Tel. 01398 341231
Tarr Farm Inn