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Whiddons Bistro

4-6 High Street, Chagford, Dartmoor National Park TQ13 8AJ, England
+44 1647 433406
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good14%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
4-6 High Street, Chagford, Dartmoor National Park TQ13 8AJ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My first time to Devon was crowned by the sensational food at this place. Made to order nothing was too much trouble and the food was simply mouth watering. Our 9 ur old son had the treat of the sea bass and the pudding capped...More

Thank Cate B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We called into this little Bistro as part of the Moor Otters Trail. And I'm so glad we did. Melt-in-the-mouth shortbread, lovely coffee and first-class 'let's welcome the tourists' service. This is how to win and keep custom. Others take note! Will return again.

Thank Alwaysareview
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food in this lovely little bistro was the best that we had eaten in Chagford. The owners were friendly and were on hand throughout. If I must find fault it would be that as the bookings were staggered this led to not much of...More

Thank lazybreak
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We chose this restaurant because of the excellent reviews which are spot on. The food is absolutely lovely, of the highest quality and locally sourced. We really enjoyed chatting to the owner who provided a friendly atmosphere which was really welcoming. I would recommend this...More

Thank Mike T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I stumbled on this little, and very charming tea shop on our stop in beautiful Chagford, nestled in the Dartmoor National Park in Devonshire, between Plymouth and Exeter. At incredibly reasonable prices, it serves one of the best English afternoon cream teas...More

1  Thank Rick049
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Small and cosy, with an interesting menu, locally sourced ingredients, friendly service, and superb tasting well presented food, this bistro proved to be just the place for a special evening meal to celebrate my wife's birthday. Bookings are staggered to ensure that both service and...More

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent food at very reasonable prices. Very generous portions ! Service also very good from helpful friendly owner . Not licenced but no charge for corkage and there is an excellent wine shop nearby. There is a car park just up the road which is...More

Thank jillmn55
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

This bistro is a must visit for Sunday Lunch. Bring your own wine and no corkage charge. If you forget there is a Spar round the corner with an acceptable choice e.g. A Pinot at £5. The lunch menu is £22 for 3 courses with...More

Thank oneisspc
Reviewed 9 June 2017

We had the whole place to ourselves (15 of us) and brought our own alcohol. We had pre ordered our first two courses. Complimentary olives and bread were on the table with bottles of water. Our food was excellent, delicious and all served by the...More

Thank moorlands12
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

We were attracted by the option to bring our own bottle of wine. Delighted with the food, friendly service and ambience of this tiny and lovely restaurant. No corkage either and a delightful well stocked wine shop just a few doors along. Highly recommend!

1  Thank Janet M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 35
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
10:30 - 16:30
10:30 - 16:30
18:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 16:30
18:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 16:30
18:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4-6 High Street, Chagford, Dartmoor National Park TQ13 8AJ, England (Formerly Whiddons Eatery)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Dartmoor National Park  >  Chagford
  • Phone Number: +44 1647 433406
  • E-mail
A friendly welcome to a 16th century thatched bistro. Serving freshly prepared, home cooked British cuisine with a modern twist.

Unlicensed, operates B.Y.O. no corkage charged.

Located opposite church on High Street Chagford.

Serving Coffee & Cake, Lunch, Afternoon Tea & Dinner.

Private parties and group bookings welcomed - please enquire.
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