The Church House Inn

Top Country Pubs In South Devon

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Calendar iconPosted 17th Jun 2019

Enjoying fantastic food and drink is an important part of any holiday and a visit to one of South Devon’s many cosy country pubs is a must whatever the weather.

Here are 5 Devon country pubs you should look out for whilst on your camping, lodge or caravan holidays with us…


The Drum Inn, Cockington

The Drum Inn is a country pub full or character and charm. Serving a great range of tasty food and drinks within an award-winning beer garden. Its picturesque surroundings offer a fantastic backdrop for enjoying a hearty meal with family and friends.

The Drum Inn. Devon country pubs.

The Thatched Tavern, Torquay

Popular with both dog-walkers and families, The Thatched Tavern is a family run pub and restaurant with a beautiful garden. In our opinion it’s one of the best Devon country pubs you could choose to visit. It’s a great place for a Sunday lunch or a drink. Perfect after a walk along Maidencombe beach which is just a short distance away.

The Thatched Tavern. Devon country pubs.

The Cott Inn, Totnes

Listed as one of Britain’s best 30 pubs by the Telegraph, The Cott Inn has been around since 1320. It is one of the oldest thatched Inns in Britain. Serving great food and drink, it’s everything you’d expect a country pub to look and feel like. A great halfway house for dog-walkers too!

The Cott Inn

Churston Manor, Churston

Situated between Paignton and Brixham, Churston Manor Restaurant & Bar is set in acres of beautiful countryside. It offers a peaceful and relaxing escape with the unique atmosphere of an ancient manor house. A perfect place to relax following busy day exploring the English Riviera.

Churston Manor Inn

Church House Inn, Marldon

Soak up the warm and comforting atmosphere at The Church Inn with their superb menu, log fires and garden areas. This country pub can be found in the pretty village of Marldon. It was voted ‘The Best Country Pub in Devon’ by readers of Devon Life magazine.

The Church House Inn. Devon country pubs.

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