The Rock Inn

Haytor Vale, Dartmoor National Park, Near Bovey Tracey, Newton Abbot, United Kingdom, TQ13 9XP
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Lunch
Monday-Sunday: 12pm to 2.15pm (last table bookings 2pm)

Dinner
November to May: served from 6.45pm to 8.30pm daily (9pm Friday & Saturday)
June to October: served from 6.45pm to 9pm daily (8.30pm Sunday)

We do not have a separate restaurant and bar area - the same menu is served in all parts of the building for lunch and dinner.
Reserving tables is always recommended.

Facilities
  • Disabled Access
  • Private Dining
  • Free WiFi
  • Outdoor Seating
  • Families and Children Welcome
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About The Rock Inn

The Rock Inn is a beautifully maintained traditional coaching Inn sitting just below the famous Haytor Rocks on Dartmoor. The Inn has a long-standing reputation for excellent food and the numerous eating areas throughout the building provide an intimate, yet friendly atmosphere.
All meals are prepared by an excellent team of Chefs who produce imaginative and varied dishes, utilising freshly caught fish, locally sourced meat and game, and locally grown produce.

The Rock Inn received 1AA Rosette Award for Culinary Excellence every year 1996-2015 and has now been awarded 2AA Rosettes since 2016.

Cuisine: Gastro Pub, British, Cocktails, Dessert, Diner, Fine Dining, Fish, Fresh Salads, Locally Sourced, Romantic, Seafood, Set Menu, Steak, Sunday Lunch
Dress Code: Smart Casual
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Visited On Sunday, 17 November 2019

Overall, a good experience.

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Visited On Wednesday, 13 November 2019

The reservation protocol was slick and our choice of table was spot on. The food was really good and the atmosphere was just as we wanted. Will definitely be back.

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Visited On Saturday, 09 November 2019

Fantastic Food, Fantastic Service and Lovely Venue. Enjoyed a great evening at the Rock this November

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Visited On Monday, 11 November 2019

Great food - miserable waitress and not attentive - the guy later on was very good Had a dog and was put in horrible back room Are you dog friendly or not?

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Visited On Saturday, 09 November 2019

Always friendly good service.

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Visited On Sunday, 10 November 2019

Really nice, well cooked food. Wide choices, including beers

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Visited On Monday, 04 November 2019

Quiet day at the Inn, but perfect for a double birthday lunch. Excellent food, beautifully presented, friendly staff, cosy fire, what's not to like?

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Visited On Monday, 04 November 2019

The food quality was excellent (all courses) , the food quantity was excellent, the service was excellent and such a friendly atmosphere. Overall a great place and great value .

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Visited On Friday, 01 November 2019

A wonderful meal complemented by the atmosphere

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Visited On Sunday, 27 October 2019

Fantastic food. Always enjoy eating here.

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Visited On Thursday, 24 October 2019

Great meal and atmosphere. The cheese board was alittle disappointing compared to all the other dishes.

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Visited On Tuesday, 22 October 2019

Lovely authentic pub, very professionally run. Great service and the food is excellent. Well kept ales and good selection of wines.

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Visited On Sunday, 20 October 2019

Excellent Sunday lunch.

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Visited On Sunday, 20 October 2019

Excellent food and wonderful evening

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Visited On Sunday, 20 October 2019

Had a lovely meal in beautiful surroundings. No complaints.

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Visited On Sunday, 20 October 2019

Excellent

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Visited On Wednesday, 16 October 2019

I recommend a delicious fish!

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Visited On Monday, 14 October 2019

Excellent food, beautiful presentation without sacrificing any taste and cooked perfectly. friendly and helpful staff. Love the ambience though the room down the stairs was a bit chilly so that could be improved. ( had a dog with us). This is our second trip to you and we will be back,! Many thanks for a lovely day. Regards Lynn Carpenter

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Visited On Saturday, 12 October 2019

Great location

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Visited On Saturday, 12 October 2019

Excellent, popular and friendly. Great food. Many thanks. Highly recommended .

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Visited On Monday, 07 October 2019

Fabulous food in an old world atmosphere with great service. Very enjoyable, thanks.

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Visited On Sunday, 06 October 2019

We had a lovely Sunday lunch - thank you. Beer was also in perfect condition.

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Visited On Saturday, 05 October 2019

Amazing food- made very welcome. Love coming here for special occasions

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Visited On Thursday, 03 October 2019

There is nowhere that ticks ALL the boxes that is better than the Rock, you are never disappointed when you dine there - highly recommended.

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Visited On Tuesday, 01 October 2019

An excellent lunch, we shall certainly return.

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