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The Masons Arms Restaurant

| The Masons Arms Knowstone, Knowstone EX36 4RY, England
+44 1398 341231
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good13%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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European, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
| The Masons Arms Knowstone, Knowstone EX36 4RY, England
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Reviewed yesterday

After numerous visits to the Masons Arms (our "go to" place for any/every special occasion), we were fortunate enough to attend a special evening which formed part of the launch of Mark's book "This is Mine". The entire menu was taken from the book with...More

1  Thank Elaine B
Reviewed 5 days ago

Took my girlfriend here for our first Valentine's Day evening out, and could not have asked for better. The food was second to none, and the service was exceptional. Being of a slightly younger nature, the staff could have looked down on us compared to...More

Thank rsharples1
Reviewed 5 days ago

The staff, Mark Dodson and his wife are friendly and engaging making any visit a special moment. From the moment you walk in and feel the warmth from the log fire to the engaging and friendly team you feel that the evening was going to...More

Thank Rob L
Sarah D, Manager at The Masons Arms Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks for your "fantastic" review, do hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Food here was excellent. Great menu and quality food and well presented. The place is a little out the way but worth a trip here not only for the food but great service and cosy feel of the place. We visited towards the end of...More

Thank Leggy2008
Sarah D, Owner at The Masons Arms Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for your great review, hope to see you again when you're next in the area.

Reviewed 1 week ago

We really enjoy coming to this restaurant. The ambience, Sarah and her front of house team, and the excellent food by Mark and his brigade, have never disappointed us. Last night was a Very special evening. The canapés ...and all the courses were from Marks...More

Thank Westwinds95
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked a weekend away in a cottage in Knowstone and booked Saturday night at the Mason's Arms for dinner. We weren't disappointed. On arrival we were greeted by the friendly front-of-house staff and ushered into an anteroom for drinks and canapes along with some...More

Thank s17g
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Found due to brown road sign on main road. Nice country lane to get too it, in a quaint village setting. We arrived 15 minutes before end of advertised lunch period, but still got served full meal. Very friendly staff & beautiful food. Personally surprised...More

Thank AxbridgeClaret
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Found this pub when searching the internet for good pubs in Devon as my partner and myself like to try new places and enjoy quality food,we've eaten in some really nice places, the food in The Masons Arms was of good quality but defo over...More

Thank Adam B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I read about this restaurant/pub in The Sunday Times and as we were fairly close made a detour for lunch...we had booked which is advisable...what is really great is the owners are there..the husband (Mark) is the chef and his wife leads the front of...More

Thank mike c
Sarah D, Owner at The Masons Arms Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your super review, so pleased that you enjoyed your visit to us. Do hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was visiting relatives in North Devon and suggested we try the Mason's Arms. We were not disappointed. We were brought nuts and olives, then 2 'amuses bouche' while we waited for the table to be ready (the duck bob-bons were fantastic) The meal itself...More

Thank tbagpuss
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 24 - USD 32
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | The Masons Arms Knowstone, Knowstone EX36 4RY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Knowstone
  • Phone Number: +44 1398 341231
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