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The Mary Tavy Inn

€€ - €€€, British,
Lane Head | Mary Tavy, Dartmoor National Park, Tavistock PL19 9PN, England
+44 1822 810326
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (7 reviews)
“potatoes” (3 reviews)
“pie” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Lane Head | Mary Tavy, Dartmoor National Park, Tavistock PL19 9PN, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Located at 3 Lane Head, Tavistock PL19 9PN , nestled at the side of the A386 Tavistock to Sourton road is The Mary Tavy Inn, and as luck has it, thankfully it’s a Free House, a rarity in today’s world. There is ample parking to...More

3  Thank Rob W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped here for one night en route to Cornwall. We received a warm welcome from our host who showed us to our rooms and left us to settle in. Rural decor with en-suite, TV and tea and coffee making facilities and extremely comfortable beds....More

Thank Anne315989
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Thank you for a lovely evening for my husband’s birthday. The food was delicious especially the specials. As always everyone is very friendly and made us feel at home.

Thank Chissymoo
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

We were looking for a pub for lunch that would allow dogs so this pub came up on my search. It was bank holiday Monday and was fairly quiet with just a few locals in the bar. Our first choice of lasagne was not available...More

1  Thank Monty0
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

we had a lovely stay at Mary tavy inn using their gorgeous rooms at the back of the pub. we stayed in the old smithy building which was lovely and clean and had all that we needed to make our 2 day night stay even...More

Thank Melanie Malika H
Reviewed 21 August 2018

Lovely welcoming land lord and lady. We have frequented this Inn a number of times. After a saunter in the local area we popped in to find advertisements for local charities , and happy welcoming locals.

Thank matt w
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

We didn’t book but managed to get a table for 2. I would recommend booking though. The staff were very friendly and service was quick. The food was good but not the most extensive of menus.

Thank Gary P
Reviewed 11 August 2018

Stopped here on the way to Illfracombe . Lovely old pub with lots of character friendly happy staff. The meal was amazing good service as well.

1  Thank lynebbs
Reviewed 22 July 2018

Lovely friendly pub. Dog friendly. ,excellent meals with plenty of choice , super views in the spacious garden at the rear with parking opposite

Thank kgdeakin
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

Every time we fancy treating ourselves we come here. Never disappointed in the quality of the food. Very tasty. I can't find better pub grub in or around the Tavistock area.

Thank Steven J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lane Head | Mary Tavy, Dartmoor National Park, Tavistock PL19 9PN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Dartmoor National Park  >  Tavistock
  • Phone Number: +44 1822 810326
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