The Old Inn, Drewsteignton

The Old Inn, Drewsteignton

The Old Inn is a gorgeous 17th century, white fronted, thatched cottage which offers the delicious taste of fine dining in a relaxed and intimate space which is ideal for special occasions. Having been awarded 3 AA Rosettes you are guaranteed faultless and perfect dishes all cooked up by talented chef Duncan Walker. 

Tucked away on the narrow streets of the sought-after and picturesque village of Drewsteignton is the pretty little Old Inn. Located in the beautiful and rural Dartmoor National Park, this gorgeous restaurant has the benefit of the best local and fresh produce right on its doorstep. Enter the pretty-as-a-button inn and be greeted with a warm and welcoming atmosphere matched with traditional and lovely features such as low ceilings, wooden beams and a toasty wood-burner. The Old Inn is petite and quaint which means every dish is crafted with love and care, more so it promises a quiet and intimate evening of tasting food made to perfection.

The menu is ever evolving to exercise chef Duncan Walker’s extensive skill set as well as to make the most of the best seasonal ingredients. You can view their sample menu on the Old Inn’s website which demonstrates past favourites as well as the always-returning chef’s renowned and scrumptious soufflé which has been raved about in various reviews by various critics from The Guardian, The AA and Square Meal.

Not only can you taste The Old Inn’s enchanting and splendid food, you can learn from the master himself how to carefully craft his unique and tasty dishes. Book yourself into a private group experience with friends and family where you can create your own bespoke lunch menu with chef Duncan. Starting in the morning, you will be taken through the initial preparation then treated to coffee before cooking and serving your very own dishes for a three-course lunch.

Whether you’re wanting to treat yourself after a day of exploring the stunning countryside of Dartmoor or are staying a short drive away in a luxury cottage and want to celebrate something special, The Old Inn is an exception evening of food and company for you and your loved ones.

Feeling inspired? Have a look through our lovely selection of luxury cottages close to Drewsteignton in Dartmoor here.

The Old Inn, Drewsteignton, Exeter, EX6 6QR | 01647 281 276 |

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