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Reviews of restaurants in Devon

Brunch at The Donkey Sanctuary

The Donkey Sanctuary

Sue Stoneman enjoys Sunday Brunch at The Donkey Sanctuary in Sidmouth

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A dish from the evening menu at Home Farm Cafe: Seared chicken breast, chicken and chorizo pie, fondant potato, glazed carrots, leek cream

Home Farm Café

Sue enjoys a seasonal evening feast at Home Farm Café, Parke, Bovey Tracey

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A dish served at the Cridford Inn in Trusham

The Cridford Inn

Sue Stoneman feasts on a special Asian Banquet at this popular Trusham inn

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Chicken dish, served at the Pig and Whistle in Littlehempston, Devon

Pig & Whistle

You could easily bring the extended family here and everyone’s eating habits would be happily accommodated

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The Bear and Blacksmith sign

The Bear & Blacksmith, Chillington

Su Carroll enjoys unbeatable local produce at this unassuming pub

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A dish served at The Railway Inn, Brixham, Devon

The Railway Inn

Alex Green discovers that the local food and drink served at this railway-themed restaurant is just the ticket!

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A dish served at Lewtrenchard Manor

Lewtrenchard Manor

Sue Stoneman samples the tasting menu at Lewtrenchard Manor

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Simon Harrow. Owner, The Crabshell Inn

Keeping it Crabby

Taste Buds talks to Simon Harrow, owner of The Crabshell Inn in Kingsbridge, about his popular restaurant’s ethos

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Vegan dips

Veganism: Getting our Vote

Martin Hesp discusses the rapid rise of veganism with local producers

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Prawns with lemon and salad leaves. A dish served at the Cricket Inn

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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Pizza at the Crabshell Inn

Win Pizza for Two at The Crabshell Inn

Your chance to enjoy this family-friendly restaurant located on the quay in Kingsbridge

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A dish served on the dinner menu at Home Farm Café – cherry and white chocolate tarte chocolate sponge

Win Dinner for Two at Home Farm Café

Located in the Parke estate near Bovey Tracey, this café serves hearty food that is full of flavour and showcases local producers

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A fish dish served at The Railway Inn

Win a two-course lunch for two at The Railway Inn

This warm and welcoming family-run business in Churston Ferrers has a railway-themed bar and restaurant, and serves a delicious range of food

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A selection of products from The Bay Tree's vegetarian range

Win a vegetarian bundle from The Bay Tree

The Bay Tree in Ivybridge has been lovingly making award-winning artisan chutneys, preserves and sauces for 25 years

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Seasonal Recipe Collections

Apple Recipes

A staple fruit grown in Devon, the humble apple is so versatile. Our apple recipes show you just how many ways they can be used in sweet and savoury dishes

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Butternut squash, mozzarella and sage arancini with sriracha mayo

Butternut squash, mozzarella and sage arancini with sriracha mayo

Try this delicious seasonal dish at home

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Moroccan lamb pie with pumpkin and chickpeas

Moroccan lamb pie with pumpkin & chickpeas

This delicious meal is a great way to make the most of seasonal pumpkin

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Pumpkin pie with chestnut cream

Pumpkin pie with chestnut cream

A thriller of a sweet treat in time for Hallowe’en

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Roasted butternut squash with a Devon blue cheese, pecan and caramelised grape salad

Roasted butternut squash with a Devon blue cheese, pecan and caramelised grape salad

This warming salad is the perfect starter to an autumn supper

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Sweet potato & chestnut soup with blue cheese toasts recipe

Sweet potato & chestnut soup with blue cheese toasts

Make the most of autumn’s harvest with this warming soup

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Pumpkin Velouté recipe

Pumpkin Velouté

Pumpkin Velouté

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Meat Free Devon

Meat-Free Devon

All our vegan and vegetarian recipes, features, interviews and producer profiles gathered into one convenient page.

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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!


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


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