Dartmoor Brewery

Pub of the Week: The Old Commercial Inn

Posted by Mike C in Dec 2023

The Old Commercial Inn in Bishopsteignton has been welcoming thirsty and hungry locals and visitors for a many a year, and now has new faces at the helm.

Darren and James re-opened the doors with a grand launch on Monday 4th December, and our regional sales manager Craig joined long-standing and new customers as they settled in to this welcoming hostelry in the heart of the Devon village. 

The Old Commercial is the kind of place you'll have in mind when you think of a proper, traditional, village pub. The L-shaped public bar is full of charm, character and lively conversation, and there's a great outdoor seating...

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Pub of the Week: The Whitchurch Inn

Posted by Mike C in Oct 2023

The welcoming Whitchurch Inn can be discovered just a stone's throw from Devon's award-winning market town of Tavistock, in a splendid spot on the edge of Dartmoor, next to the ancient village church of St Andrew's.

Always a popular pub with the locals, the "Whitty" has been family owned since 1999 - though the original building dates back to the 13th Century.  The pub has been lovingly restored and transformed in recent times, and is packed with characterful features including mighty oak beams, natural stone walls and two large fireplaces.

Will and the team ensure that there's always a warm welcome, and a fine...

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Pub of the Week - East Dart Inn

Posted by Mike C in Aug 2023

If you have a passion for the great outdoors and awesome natural beauty, Dartmoor will never disappoint. And when you're ready to seek refreshment and sustenance, the East Dart Inn is a great choice.

You'll find the East Dart Inn in the picture-postcard-perfect Dartmoor village of Postbridge. Nestled in the heart of Dartmoor's breathtaking landscape, Postbridge is a charming village that exudes timeless tranquility. Take time for a stroll around the village, and discover Its iconic medieval clapper bridge, crossing the East Dart River, which stands as a testament to the village's rich history and natural beauty.

The East Dart Inn has been completely refurbished under...

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Pub of the Week: The Rugglestone Inn

Posted by Mike C in May 2023

Warmer days are here, and it's only right that we should introduce you to a perfect Dartmoor pub in a stunning moorland setting. The famous Rugglestone Inn in the perfect moorland village of  Widecombe-in-the-Moor is our Pub of the Week.

This beautiful grade II listed building was converted from a traditional Dartmoor cottage into an inn back in 1823. A pretty stream flows alongside the pub, and there's stunning moorland scenery all around, making this the perfect place to enjoy a peaceful pint and something nice to eat in the large, sheltered beer garden.

In the cooler months, the characterful bar is wonderfully welcoming,...

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Pub of the Week: The Rock Inn

Posted by Mike C in Apr 2023

Introducing our Pub of the Week - the excellent Rock Inn, Yelverton.

Originally a coaching house, believed to date back to the 16th century, The Rock Inn was converted from a private house over two hundred years ago. If you're planning a day out on Dartmoor, this popular country pub is the perfect spot for a little refreshment or sustenance, being conveniently located at the south western gateway to the moor, and only a short drive from Plymouth. You'll find a choice of comfortable and characterful bars, a lovely big beer garden to the front, very well kept Jail Ale...

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