Gidleigh Park

“A very special place offering outstanding cuisine” - AA Inspector

LOCATION

CHAGFORD, DEVON

Official Rating
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Awards
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  •   Social distancing and safety measures in place
  •   Follows government and industry guidelines for COVID-19
  •   Signed up to the AA COVID Confident Charter
Opening status: Open
Our COVID-19 measures:
Our Group's Operating Policy is being regularly benchmarked against our own risk assessments, best practice from various hospitality organisations & the CIEH and all gov.uk COVID-19 secure workplace guidelines. We've developed our own suite of e-learning for all employees and are crafting a discreet silver 'checkmark' pinbadge, worn by all staff as a symbol of them having been trained in our RA controls, cleaning, handwashing and symptom exclusion. https://www.gidleigh.co.uk/coronavirus-update#reassurance

Our Inspector's view

Gidleigh Park is nothing if not impressive. Set in over a hundred acres of mature grounds, it's a wide Tudor-style building that takes you back in time. One gets a sense of privilege arriving here, but you’ll also feel like you’re home. The whole team contribute to an engaging and absorbing guest experience. The dining room’s split into three, all relatively understated, with impeccably clothed tables and a simple, refined elegance. Chris Eden’s menus deal in precision and big flavours, and you can also take a tour of the kitchen garden or go on a ‘Fungi Foray’, both followed by lunch.

Awards, accolades and Welcome Schemes

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3 Rosette Award for Culinary Excellence
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AA Notable Wine List
Gidleigh Park
CHAGFORD,Newton Abbot,TQ13 8HH
Phone : 01647 432367

Features

Facilities
  • Seats: 45
  • Private dining available
  • On-site parking available
Accessibility
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Steps for wheelchair: 1
  • Accessible toilets
  • Assist dogs welcome
Opening times
  • Open all year
Food and Drink
  • Wines under £30: 30
  • Wines over £30: 1000
  • Wines by the glass: 20
  • Cuisine style: Modern, Classic
  • Vegetarian menu

About the area

Discover Devon

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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