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Family-run pub on the edge of Exmoor

At a glance

Dog friendly
Free Wi-Fi

Just seven miles from Barnstaple, the Pyne Arms is a popular stop for walkers visiting nearby Arlington Court (NT) and Exmoor National Park. The pub was taken over by the Pannell family, who renovated the place whilst retaining its character and long tradition of feeding visitors well. Enjoy locally brewed Exmoor Stag ale or Thatchers Gold cider as you consider choices on a menu that might include steak and ale pie; home-made faggots with roasted root vegetable gravy and creamed mash potato; or Exmoor Ale battered cod, hand-cut chips, mushy peas and tartare sauce.

Opening hours

  • Closed: 6-23 January
  • Days closed: Monday lunch
  • Opening times: 12-3 5-close (Monday 5-close, Saturday to Sunday 12-close)

Food and drink

  • Real ales available: Exmoor Ales Gold and Stag, St Austell Tribute
  • Real ciders: Thatchers Gold and Somerset Haze

Price guide

  • Credit cards accepted


  • Parking available
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Coach parties welcome, notice required


  • Children welcome
  • Children's menu


  • Dog friendly
  • Allowed in bar

Getting here

Follow East Down and pub signs from A39 between Blackmoor Gate and Barnstaple

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