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The Cranford Inn

€€ - €€€, , Vegetarian Friendly
St Giles in the Wood, Great Torrington EX38 7LA, England
+44 1805 623309
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“basket meals” (3 reviews)
“lamb shank” (2 reviews)
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Contemporary, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
St Giles in the Wood, Great Torrington EX38 7LA, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very rare for a first visit to be so successful but I can safely say there was absolutely nothing to find fault with on our first meal at The Cranford Inn. The ambience was pleasant, the staff friendly and attentive, the menu had great variety...More

1  Thank brendan_crawford
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The new (Australian) Landlady has transformed a former lacklustre pub into the best one in the area. The Pub is in a beautiful garden setting, with holiday lodges in the grounds, specially attractive for fishing holidays. Great restaurant facility with super food, attractive surroundings, lively...More

Thank Alan C
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Some reviews say it is pricey. Yes I suppose it is a bit, but the food is worth it. Really good flavours, beautiful presentation. There was also suggestion that there is no childrens menu? There is a whole selection of small sized snack food, including...More

1  Thank Clare720
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Called in here as when I searched google it come up as dog friendly and as it was down the road I thought lovely location. Only your not allowed dogs here so don't know what the food is like. If you need a dog friendly...More

Thank Dawn T
Leanne F, Manager at The Cranford Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2017

Hello. I am sorry you saw we allow dogs. We have attempted to change any sites listing this but unfortunately some old sites keep popping up.

Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

We've had a great week (better than the weather!) touring north Devon and been spoiled by the great food we've enjoyed here. Alternating afternoon and evening eating out and varying types of venue, the Cranford Inn was our touch of luxury. On a rainy Tuesday...More

1  Thank IPRW
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Visited Cranford Cottages for a weeks fishing for the third time, previously the Inn has not been much to rave about, Well what a change Leanne and her staff are a perfect fit for here and when you add the fishing in you have in...More

1  Thank Robin R
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

After hearing good reports we heading out for a family meal, so expectations were high and unfortunately not met. Food was fine but over priced for what you get. We have 2 young children and I didn’t feel they were welcome this was based on...More

1  Thank Jo B
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Lunch visit with friends, first time for us. Good choice of real ale, but limited soft drinks selection. Menu could benefit from greater variety, particularly in respect of main meals. Food was nice but a little bit pricey for what it actually was. Nice country...More

Thank martin m
Leanne F, Manager at The Cranford Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

Thank you for your comments, we take all reviews on board. We would like to clarify that we carry a choice of 24 soft drinks, flavoured tonics & cordials and due to fridge and counter space, probably could not fit in too many more. With...More

Reviewed 24 September 2017

We have just come back from a 2 week stay in Devon and spent our second week at the Cranfield Cottages which were lovely but I will put that on their site. The Cranford Inn is based in a courtyard set up with the cottages...More

Thank ladylovely
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Never underestimate the value of a good 'local'. This is one of the good ones. Leanne offers a great welcome and the food is fab.

Thank Sheena R
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Dan J
27 December 2016|
Response from Leanne F | Property representative |
Hi and Happy New Year to you too. So sorry but we are closed on Mondays through the winter months. I think the closest to us would be the Hunters Inn at Newton Tracey. Sorry we can't help on this occasion. Best wishes... More
26 October 2016|
Response from Leanne F | Property representative |
Just Leanne ;)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$27
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
18:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: St Giles in the Wood, Great Torrington EX38 7LA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Torridge  >  Great Torrington
  • Phone Number: +44 1805 623309
  • E-mail
A traditional country pub set in a peaceful courtyard surrounded by North Devon countryside, serving an excellent range of local & regional ales, craft beer, spirits and wines. Our small but comprehensive menu offers a variety of classic pub dishes with a twist, "old school" bar baskets, and an ever changing specials board of modern cuisine. A friendly welcome awaits at The Cranford Inn. **PLEASE NOTE. Unfortunately we do not allow dogs inside
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