The Dolphin Inn
“Village local good for walkers and surfers” - AA Inspector
Situated between the coast and Dartmoor, church stonemasons lived here in the 15th century, and later it was taken over by fishermen and their families. Warmed by inglenook fireplaces, the inn is close to the Erme estuary and the surfing beaches of the South Hams. Real ales and Thatchers cider are served alongside dishes as Cornish scallops with smoked pancetta followed by slow-roasted pork belly with apple and ginger.
- Children welcome
- Children's portions
- Free Wifi
- Parking available
- Open all year
- Wide selection of ciders
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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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