The Kings Arms

The Kings Arms

The Kings Arms is a Grade II listed public house located in the village of Hartland in the English county of Devon

Established in 1870, the building has been a cornerstone of the local community for over 150 years and contains amazing historical features from this period, such as the traditional stone fireplace

Now offering high-class hospitality and first-class accommodations, visitors can enjoy the classic style of the old pub while being served with modern comforts

The Kings Arms prides itself on being a great spot for locals seeking a cozy hideaway and a landmark for travelers longing for a harmonious rest

Stay here for an incredible experience full of charm, where you can take pleasure in classic English dishes and traditional ales


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The Kings Arms
The Kings Arms

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The Kings Arms Reviews

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Opening Hours:
Monday: 4:00 PM – 12:00 AM
Tuesday: 4:00 PM – 12:00 AM
Wednesday: 4:00 PM – 12:00 AM
Thursday: 4:00 PM – 12:00 AM
Friday: 4:00 PM – 1:00 AM
Saturday: 12:00 PM – 1:00 AM
Sunday: 12:00 PM – 11:30 AM
Phone: 01237 440151
Address: Fore St, Hartland, Bideford EX39 6BL, UK

Delivery: No
Dine In: Yes
Price Level: 1
Reservable: Yes
Serves Beer: Yes
Serves Wine: Yes
Takeout: Yes

Steve Parker avatarSteve Parker
9 months ago
Food that makes you smileI can honestly say that this has been the best Pub food experience I have had for many years.If you want simple, honest, comforting pub food then the Kings Arms is the place to go Staff are welcoming and polite and you are greeted with a smile. This is a very busy , vibrant pub and I would recommend booked to ensure you get a table, we rocked up about 7.10 on a Sunday evening and where very lucky to get the last table availableWe had a Cod Burger and Ham egg and chips, I hope the photos do it justice, both were very generous in size and of the highest quality and taste. Proper real chips cooked to perfection, the cod portion about 2”thick flakey and moist. Ham was about 1cm thick and 2 large slices, all with fantastic flavour.Excellent value for money
Matt Fogarty avatarMatt Fogarty
8 months ago
Great food (perhaps a tad too much cheese on the pizza – it was LADEN), incredible chips, lovely people. Really nice views out the back. Well priced.
roblemon69 avatarroblemon69
5 months ago
Been four times in the last few months when visiting friends.very good food and friendly atmosphere.
phil stephan avatarphil stephan
6 months ago
Proper pub with welcoming atmosphere, good food, amazing beer garden and brilliant staff.The team behind the bar went out of their way to make this a great experience for everyone. We were a party visiting the area with kids and adults and couldn’t have been made more welcome. Service was great from the friendly team and nothing was too much trouble for them.Food was solid with some really good simple meals using local ingredients (gammon; beef shin; ham, egg and chips) although our kids didn’t love the pizza.Don’t miss the beer garden. One of the best views from a pub garden we have experienced.Highly recommended.
Graham McCann avatarGraham McCann
a year ago
I enjoyed a tasty meat feast pizza here. The bar is cosy and has a good atmosphere. The staff were all attentive and helpful. Sam squeezed me in on a Friday evening despite me calling to book a bit last minute. A good selection of British bar food is available at a reasonable price.Recommended.
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