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Cornish Arms

15 West Street, Dartmoor National Park, Tavistock PL19 8AN, England
+44 1822 612145
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Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“ox cheek” (48 reviews)
“scotch egg” (43 reviews)
“pork chop” (16 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, European, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
RR - RRR
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LOCATION
15 West Street, Dartmoor National Park, Tavistock PL19 8AN, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We were in the area for a long weekend and were looking for a Saturday night restaurant to celebrate my birthday. We decided on the Cornish Arms as it was recommended by a relative, we were not disappointed. The only reason for 4 stars rather...More

Thank bchappell
Reviewed 1 week ago

Initially visited for early evening coffee but ended up staying for a light supper of the smoked haddock omelette with side of chips. The omelette was from the starter part of the menu so came in its own miniature skillet and was very tasty but...More

Thank Happiness13006759281
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent menu, very original. Beautifully presented. Even when you expect the Cornish Arms to be quiet it is advisable to book a table as it is clearly very popular.

Thank SurreySEEngland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just finished our AMAZING lunch. Great interior, fantastic staff, lovely atmosphere and food out of this world!! From starter to dessert.. faultless. Each course was exquisite. Best meal we’ve had for a long time.

1  Thank chikatilo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked late and met friends for dinner on a busy Wednesday night. The girl on arrival was super friendly and helpful. The food was fantastic the ox cheek blew my mind and everyone else was great too. This is the best food I’ve had...More

1  Thank Breadman27
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is incredible! We had a lovely dinner, and my dish, (ox cheeks), included onion rings that were so delicious I haven’t stopped raving about them to anyone who will listen. The service is great, and all of the dishes looked wonderful. We came...More

Thank DevonSt
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A traditional looking pub in the town centre serving really good food. Some traditional fayre but a lot of unusual really tasty dishes, i couldnt choose so had 3 starters! Highly recommended

Thank woodley188
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Spending the night here on the way to a family get together. Room was lovely, well appointed and amazing roll back bath tub, plenty of space and really lovely. Usual Nespresso machine and complimentary sherry. We also had supper which was fantastic, brilliant service and...More

Thank Paul R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had excellent food last night and the service was attentive and professional. In fact, I would describe it as ‘world class’. My monkfish with prawns in bisque was delicious and my husband’s venison was perfectly cooked and presented. We shared 2 delicious ice creams...More

Thank Jennypicko
Reviewed 10 October 2018

Visited today. Goose Fair in Tavistock and very busy. We were celebrating our 26th Wedding Anniversary and were not disappointed! Super Pub excellent staff and the food was outstanding! Quite one of the best meals we've had. Thank you so much. The menu is definitely...More

Thank Janie Y
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BernardS1121
1 November 2017|
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Response from Keith T | Reviewed this property |
Yes , very good indeed , but my advice would be to book early as it's always busy . It's a long drive out from Plymouth if you can't get in BOOK EARLY
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Frazzlebabe
8 October 2017|
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Response from Wonnie B | Reviewed this property |
I’m sorry but I don’t know
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jojoberko
27 December 2016|
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Response from steviejgalfie | Reviewed this property |
we parked practically opposite and it's all free in the evenings so normally you would find somewhere to park nearby
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:30
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 West Street, Dartmoor National Park, Tavistock PL19 8AN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Dartmoor National Park  >  Tavistock
  • Phone Number: +44 1822 612145
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