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Reviews of restaurants in Devon

A dish served at Lewtrenchard Manor

Lewtrenchard Manor

Sue Stoneman samples the tasting menu at Lewtrenchard Manor

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A dish served at the Àclèaf restaurant in Boringdon Hall Hotel

Àclèaf at Boringdon Hall Hotel

The simplicity of the descriptions on Scott Paton’s four-course winter menu hide the complexity of his dishes

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The Cridford Inn team

The Cridford Inn

The team at Devon’s oldest pub makes local food taste great, says Alex Green

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Pumpkin Soup. Served on the lunch menu at the Royal Oak in Meavy, Devon

The Royal Oak, Meavy

Sue Stoneman finds a fantastic spot for lunch at this traditional Dartmoor village pub

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Food served at Home Farm Cafe. Parke, Bovey Tracey, Devon

Home Farm Café

Sue Stoneman goes to the edge of the moors for dinner at Home Farm Café

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Thatcher Rock from Meadfoot Beach, Torquay

Brasserie at The Meadfoot Bay

The Brasserie offers high quality, freshly created dishes in a relaxed, contemporary setting

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Features

Blackdown Hills east Devon countryside view from East Hill near Ottery St Mary

Made in Devon

A new initiative supporting businesses and the local community

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Sausages held by butcher

Best Butchers in Devon

Nothing quite beats a cut of fresh steak… especially a locally produced, grass-fed cut from a local butchery! Here are some of the best butchers in Devon

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Gara Rock Penthouse

Devon Staycations

Chrissy Harris picks out some of the best places in Devon where you can enjoy an overnight stay in rooms that are as fantastic as the food

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Competitions

The pool at Boringdon Hall Hotel

Win a dining package for Àclèaf at Boringdon Hall near Plymouth

Overlooking the Great Hall, you’ll find Àclèaf; a space to gather around the table and taste exquisite menus created by Head Chef Scott Paton

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Royal Oak. Ploughman's lunch

Win a three-course lunch for two at The Royal Oak, Meavy

This traditional pub offers the perfect Dartmoor hideaway

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Cridford Sunday Lunch Menu

Win a Sunday roast for four people at The Cridford Inn, Trusham

Customers of The Cridford Inn describes its Sunday roasts as “legendary”

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Seasonal Recipe Collections

Rhubarb Recipes

Enjoy our rhubarb recipes, which pair this tart fruit with creamy and sweet flavours

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Recipes

Chicken Pastilla Pie recipe

Chicken pastilla pie

An exotic feast of sweet and savoury flavours

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Beef wellington marinated in coffee

Jody says: “This is great served with plenty of roast veggies and a jug of gravy”

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Beef & tofu noodle salad

A perfect supper for al fresco dining

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Spiced peanut lamb with couscous and a blood orange, mint & yoghurt dressing recipe

Spiced peanut lamb with couscous and a blood orange, mint & yoghurt dressing

This fresh and frisky dish presents the ideal opportunity to spark up the barbecue

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Anise Scented Rack of Pork with Cider & Quince Gravy recipe

Anise Scented Rack of Pork with Cider & Quince Gravy

Jody says: “Ask your butcher to French trim and score the rack of pork”

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Romano peppers stuffed with spiced beef, pork and apricots

Romano peppers are more mild and sweeter than bell peppers, they balance perfectly with the spicy meat

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Meet the Chef

Taste Buds talks to Devon chefs to discover their inspiration, food styles and to find out where they like to eat out

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Meet the Producer

Meet the producers, growers and makers responsible for the best food Devon has to offer

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Taste Buds Directory

Are you looking for somewhere or something great to eat in Devon? These businesses all support Taste Buds, show your appreciation by paying them a visit!

Directory

Food Events in Devon

Looking for days out in Devon, and fancy visiting a food and drink event? Taste Buds has details of food festivals, farmers markets and cookery classes

Events

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