Smithincott Barton Farm
Below are a few of our favourite pubs, See what you think.
The Globe Inn at Appley is a recently restored pub with a lovely bar. Well worth a 20 minute drive.
Smithincott Barton Farm
Exceptional local produce
Greendale Farm Shop
Sidmouth Rd, Farringdon, Exeter EX5 2JU. An excellent farmshop with both meat and fish counter. They deliver to our area, at a cost of £4.95 or free on orders over £50. www.greendale.com
Wellington Road, Rumwell, Nr Taunton TA4 1EJ - A big farmshop that also sells good quality gifts, speciality gin etc. www.rumwellfarmshop.com
Dart Farm Village, Topsham, Clyst St George, Exeter EX3 0QH - One of Devon’s retail successes! Huge farmshop, very busy. They have a large gift and pottery section, the AGA shops is there as well as Fired Earth. The Fish Shed sells fresh fish as well as Fish and Chips – or Lobster and Chips, Scallops and Chips, and more. www.dartsfarm.co.uk
Three Bridges, Bradford-on-Tone, Taunton TA4 1ER – As well as the farmshop (inc local butcher) at Sheppey’s Cider Makers, you can take a tour of and a cider tasting session, take a stroll in the orchards, and eat and drink in the restaurant and café. www.sheppyscider.com
Halberton Court Farm Shop
High Street, Halberton, EX16 7AF - Good farm shop, Butchers, PYO and Cafe. See also Little Turberfield -Turberfield Farm, Sampford Peverell, EX16 7EH - A small but good little farmshop on the approach to Tiverton Parkway station.
Cullompton Farmers’ Market
Cullompton Farmers’ Market is held in the High Street, Cullompton, on the second Saturday in each month, 9.30am to 12.30pm. Additionally you will find Jonas Fish Mongers - good Fish Van, both for quality and price. Wednesday 9am to 1pm and Saturday 8am to 9.30am plus Tiverton, Tuesday 8.30 am to 2pm and Friday 8am to 2pm
Exeter Farmers' Market
Fore Street/South Street, Exeter, Devon, EX1 3BR. The market takes place every Thursday from 9am to 2pm.
Honiton Farmers' Market
Takes place on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturdays throughout the year on the High Street.
Killerton Farmers' & Local Produce Market
Killerton, Broadclyst, Exeter, EX5 3LE. Third Saturday of the Month at the National Trust House (Mar-Oct)
Taunton Farmers’ Market
Taunton High Street, every Thursday from 9am to 3pm.
Interesting places to eat - in no particular order!
River Exe Cafe
A unique restaurant on a pontoon in the middle of the Exe estuary. River Exe Cafe is open from 1st April until the 30th September each year. The Restaurant offers a wide range of locally-sourced food and is in an amazing location.
The Cafe can only be accessed by a Puffin Water Taxi from Exmouth Marina unless you bring your own boat. https://www.riverexecafe.com/
The Mason’s Arms at Knowstone is a 13th century thatched inn on the edge of Exmoor. It has a Michelin star, but also has a friendly bar where you can order cider or beer. https://www.masonsarmsdevon.co.uk/
The Bakehouse is a nice little Cafe/Wine bar/Restaurant down the road in Cullompton. They do everything from Breakfast to Supper in a nice old converted shop in the High Street. http://www.thebakehousecullompton.co.uk/
Unless you live on the moon, you'll have heard of this. You can either visit HQ in the hills above Axminster. or the canteen in the town itself. A great experience so we're told... www.rivercottage.net
The Hourglass in Exeter is really a pub but serves good food and has great feel about it. The beer's good as well, so recommended. https://www.hourglassexeter.co.uk/
Otter Valley field kitchen
Located just outside Honiton, they originally just served their own ice cream, but opened the cafe last year. Open for breakfast and lunch. https://www.ottervalleydairy.co.uk/