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The Post Inn
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The Post Inn, a traditional 16th century village inn and pub is situated just off the A30 at Whiddon Down, It offers a warm and welcoming atmosphere and boasts an excellent range of real ales and ciders. Pub grub is prepared to the highest standards and portions are generous. A perfect place to relax and unwind for locals and visitors alike.
The Post Inn, a traditional 16th century village inn and pub is situated just off the A30 at Whiddon Down, Devon, 20 miles from Exeter and 7 miles from Okehampton. It offers a warm and welcoming atmosphere and boasts an excellent range of real ales and ciders. Our lovely pub grub is prepared to the highest standards and will really whet your appetite (and you won’t go hungry). A perfect place to relax and unwind for locals and visitors to our beautiful county of Devon.
Mike and Deb took over in 2015 and have already built a local reputation for good pub grub and generous portions. The Post inn has a varied menu catering for all tastes, for example, for lunch, a loaded jacket potato or a mouth watering filled to the brim crusty baguette. For the bigger appetite to rebuild your reserves, why not enjoy a juicy pan fried rib eye steak with stacks of chips and salad or seasonal veg.
The Sunday carvery has three choices of beautiful roasted meats plus a vegetarian option. Our carvery is always very popular and booking is highly recommended to avoid disappointment. With two local real ales on tap and other guest ales and local ciders, there is always a superb choice.
Families and dogs are welcome. We offer a varied children’s menu and high chairs. Why not enjoy a leisurely lunch or dinner in our large beer garden and take in the views of the glorious Devon landscape? We have a spacious car park and welcome camper vans. Within walking distance is the Travelodge at Whiddon Down Services, guests regularly dine with us and wander back after a hearty meal (and maybe a tipple or two).
THE POST INN KEEPS A WELL STOCKED BAR WITH FINE ALES, CIDER, WINE AND POPULAR DRINKS
If you’re enjoying a day out in Devon, holidaying near Okehampton or Exeter or just passing by then we have a lovely refreshing drink for you here at The Post Inn, Whiddon Down. We pride ourselves on stocking the best fine ales, ciders and bitter. Always fresh and unique, these drinks offer a perfect compliment to any meal or snack. Then again, why not just enjoy a pint on its own if you’re not feeling peckish!
We also have a range of wines, home produced and continental lagers or spirits if that’s your tipple. There is a drink for all tastes and occasions. Driving or don’t partake in alcohol? Well why not enjoy one of our softer drinks to keep you perfectly refreshed.
Real Fire, Outdoor drinking area, Lunchtime meals, Evening meals, Dog friendly, Car Park, Family friendly, Walkers welecome, Take-Away Food
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