The Hart Inn

The outdoor seating is one of the features of the The Hart Inn, a traditional British pub serving classic food you can enjoy while socializing and chilling to the live music and entertainment.

The Hart Inn

The Hart Inn is a 16th-century inn located in the centre of Hartland Village at The Square in Bideford, Devon, UK

This historic inn has a long-standing tradition of providing warm hospitality and excellent food for visitors looking for a home away from home

Its English cottage architecture is accompanied by a cozy traditional pub area, with original log fireplaces, modern furnishings and carefully chosen décor, creating an inviting atmosphere where guests can enjoy a drink or an authentic meal created with fresh locally sourced ingredients

Visitors to The Hart Inn will also find a selection of craft beers, local ciders and wine, along with a tasty menu featuring classic pub dishes as well as some modern favourites

For those looking to explore the area surrounding the village, The Hart Inn provides easy access to attractions such as the secluded hiking trails of Hartland Abbey Gardens and majestic views along the cliff path of Hartland Quay


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The Hart Inn Reviews

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Opening Hours:
Monday: 5:30 – 10:00 PM
Tuesday: 5:30 – 10:00 PM
Wednesday: Closed
Thursday: 5:30 – 10:00 PM
Friday: 5:30 – 10:00 PM
Saturday: 5:30 – 10:00 PM
Sunday: 12:30 – 2:30 PM
Phone: 01237 441474
Address: The Square, Hartland, Bideford EX39 6BL, UK

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

What a lovely evening and meal! The guy that served us was absolutely brilliant! Such a kind service! Our dog is a bit fearful and he was so happy and enjoying his time while we had dinner! He got a few treats too! We vising for a few days and we def recommend it! Food was delicious and we had an apple crumble that was so nice too!
Dean Robson avatarDean Robson
2 weeks ago
Absolutely gem… Food excellent, atmosphere fantastic, owner /staff outstanding…. Our 1st time visiting tonight stopping local for a weeks holiday.. So welcoming, dog freindly and very very freindly highly recommend families /dog owners people in general will definitely be returning before going home. Dean and family
Amie Hutkin avatarAmie Hutkin
3 weeks ago
We arrived as a big group with no booking. The staff went above and beyond to accommodate us and even arranged for the chef to come in early so that they could cater for us. Thank you so much for putting up with our craziness we enjoyed our time, food, drinks and custom at your lovely pub
TripWithRich avatarTripWithRich
2 years ago
We decided to book here as we noticed our destination, Hartland, was a relatively small area, with a relatively large audience.We walked in and asked to book, we were met with a smile; a warm welcome, and proceeded to book our meal for the following evening.The menu is not a vast one, but the choices are perfect. Homely food, real hearty grub!The service was quick and pleasant, the waitress was very jovial and made us feel welcome.The food was great, my steak was exceptional.A lovely place in a very quiet, yet also busy little village in north Devon.
Ed Dark avatarEd Dark
a year ago
A really lovely village pub, lots of beautiful traditional style, yet modern dining areas, an outdoor space and a kids play area. The food was high end pub grub, with a really good range of foods for all tastes, including vegetarian options and kids meals.Portions were really good sizes and the puddings were huge!Staff were super friendly and fit us in even though they were really busy.Definitely recommend a visit.
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