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The Anchor Inn

Fore Street, Hartland EX39 6BD, England
+44 1237 441414
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good29%
  • Average22%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible17%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (3 reviews)
“chilli” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub
$$ - $$$
Fore Street, Hartland EX39 6BD, England
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Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

Tried the pub as from the outside it looks inviting. What a mistake, just a few locals in there and not much atmosphere bit grim. Ordered some beers which arrived cloudy (end of barrel) when I complained Landlady wasn’t very interested in changing it. She...More

Thank PaulTR1959
Reviewed 14 June 2018

pub is run by alison from yorkshire very friendly and accommodating ,pub has 11 b&b rooms car park at rear food menu basic pub grub but good slough we felt slightly overpriced

Thank julied262017
Reviewed 8 May 2018

After visiting the pub near this one we tried, again, to get some food. This one was not inviting and was playing 'garage' music. No one in the pub, not surprised, and asked if they were doing food. Answer was no sorry. Now taking into...More

Thank Steve B
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Only found The Anchor open on one occasion during our stay in Hartland despite an external chalkboard indicating otherwise. The wine was also a big mistake - must have been opened months ago. Don't think we will be returning.

Thank 1963est
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Called in for dinner mid-week in October. The pub was quiet and we were offered a full menu including several home made options. The food arrived quite quickly and was excellent (we sampled the steak and Stilton pie and chilli). We were made very welcome...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Having planned to eat here for my Birthday meal out during our holiday, we were completely confused walking into this pub after researching the website... The website pictures a modern pub serving what I would call gourmet style food. However on arriving (on a Saturday...More

1  Thank BettyR9
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Pub was a little down at heel. Friendly locals and helpful host. Had booked a two course carvery. But on arrival was told they didn't do carvery any more. We paid the same price as the two course carvery. But had to pay for dessert....More

Thank marilyn m
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Had a great welcome from the staff great staff and food and hospitality plus a bowl of water and treats for the dog Will go there again .

Thank Byron J
Reviewed 30 August 2017

Bank holiday weekend, the evening before a Airbnb lady had canceled the room. So, this hotel was the only one with a room, nearly. We arrived, discreet reception by an old lady, perhaps relative of the owner. She did not really know how was our...More

Thank ilariap19852017
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Ate in here 3 times during our stay in Hartland and on each occasion the food and service was excellent. Ok, so you have to wait a while for your food but on our first visit here the young lady who seemed to do everything,...More

Thank Eric51
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fore Street, Hartland EX39 6BD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Torridge  >  Hartland
  • Phone Number: +44 1237 441414
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