“Great local produce and a local chef” - AA Inspector
BOVEY TRACEY, DEVON
Our Inspector's view
Housed in what was previously two small retail outlets, Creeping Thyme has a very engaging and unpretentious atmosphere. It's easy to relax here, with thoughtfully sourced ingredients going into dishes that deliver impressive flavours. The menu tracks the seasons with Devon's magnificent larder ensuring a continuity of excellent produce. This is thoroughly enjoyable cooking with a clear sense of purpose.
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Facilities – at a glance
Credit cards accepted
- Seats: 20
- Wheelchair accessible
- Steps for wheelchair: 3
- Assist dogs welcome
- Open all year
- Wines under £30: 5
- Wines over £30: 1
- Wines by the glass: 5
- Cuisine style: Traditional British
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About the area
With magnificent coastlines, two historic cities and the world-famous Dartmoor National Park, Devon sums up all that is best about the British landscape. For centuries it has been a fashionable and much loved holiday destination – especially south Devon’s glorious English Riviera.
Close to the English Riviera lies Dartmoor, one of the south-west’s most spectacular landscapes. The National Park, which contains Dartmoor, covers 365 square miles and includes many fascinating geological features – isolated granite tors and two summits exceeding 2,000 feet among them.
Not surprisingly, in Dartmoor the walking opportunities are enormous. Cycling in the two National Parks is also extremely popular and there is a good choice of off-road routes taking you to the heart of Dartmoor and Exmoor. Devon’s towns and cities offer stimulating alternatives to the rigours of the countryside.
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