Instow Arms

Instow Arms

Instow Arms is a traditional family-run pub and restaurant located in the village of Instow, in the county of Devon, England

It is situated on Marine Parade at Hatton Croft, overlooking the estuary of River Torridge and with views across the sea to Lundy Island

The atmosphere at Instow Arms is relaxed, welcoming and friendly

With a traditional English menu, there’s something to please all palates, while the extensive range of real ales and wines will surely quench your thirst

This popular venue also offers great seaside views and activities including watersports, walking, cycling and birdwatching

Whether you’re after a catch-up with friends or a family meal out, Instow Arms provides a fantastic atmosphere to enjoy good food, drinks and views!


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Instow Arms Reviews

Homely, modern pub-restaurant overlooking the estuary serving sandwiches, salads and hearty mains.

Below are the latest reviews of Instow Arms.

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Opening Hours:
Monday: 10:00 AM – 11:00 PM
Tuesday: 10:00 AM – 11:00 PM
Wednesday: 10:00 AM – 11:00 PM
Thursday: 10:00 AM – 11:00 PM
Friday: 10:00 AM – 12:00 AM
Saturday: 10:00 AM – 12:00 AM
Sunday: 10:00 AM – 11:00 PM
Phone: 01271 860608
Address: Hatton Croft, Marine Parade, Instow EX39 4JJ, UK

Delivery: No
Dine In: Yes
Price Level: 2
Reservable: Yes
Serves Beer: Yes
Serves Wine: Yes
Takeout: No

John Nix avatarJohn Nix
2 months ago
Excellent all around. There's sturdy covered outside seating for all year around, plenty of dog bowls, fast service, polite and knowledgeable staff, adaptable and out of this world food. What more could you ever want!
Olé Minns avatarOlé Minns
2 weeks ago
One of the best places in the around, staff are always welcoming and friendly no matter how busy they are. Food is excellent and very fresh. I always make a point of coming here when I visit the area.
Paula Pinkney avatarPaula Pinkney
5 months ago
Great food and fantastic service, very pleasant way to spend a Sunday afternoon. Also fabulous view.
Steve Tucker avatarSteve Tucker
2 months ago
Even though it was very busy, sitting outside gave you the feeling of having plenty of space to yourselves. We had a group of 12 with us, and the service was quick and efficient. The food was lovely, the portions were huge. Will definitely make another trip.
Allison Sibbick avatarAllison Sibbick
a month ago
This place is fabulous! Situated right on the beach, but with shelter from the glass around the patio area, you don't get blown to bits, but if you were a bit chilly, they had cosy looking blankets in the doorway to warm you up a bit!Had the most AMAZING meal tonight from the specials board, cod loin with a chorizo & herb crumb, new potatoes with rosemary and garlic and a pile of lovely veg.My husband had traditional fish 'n' chips, which was also delicious, but he also had a side order of food envy!!!! 😂😋Staff are attentive, friendly and welcoming…they also had a great selection of drinks, I had "Pull the Pin" a locally produced spiced rum, from Woolacombe (yum)This pub/restaurant is lovely and well worth paying them a visit.
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The address for Instow Arms we have is: Hatton Croft, Marine Parade, Instow EX39 4JJ, UK. Use the map below for a closer view. Do check with your host for a definite location.

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