This bustling and unspoilt town, nestled in the gorgeous Devon country side, has been dubbed the “little town with the Lion’s heart.” Whether you live in the area, are thinking of moving to Devon, or are looking for a good day out, Chudleigh will not disappoint. The market town boasts a host of cozy pubs, cafes and restaurants, plus the surrounding countryside is a walker’s paradise, so even if you’re not a Chudleigh local, pop by for a country ramble and a bite to eat.
This pub boasts friendly staff, excellent food and a welcoming and cozy atmosphere – arguably the three most important attributes for a good foody pub to have. It’s claimed the number 1 spot on Trip Advisor and was recently nominated for the Devon Venus Small Business award, showing it’s got the credentials to match its sterling reputation. Pop in for a venison steak, or a freshly battered fish and chips with homemade tartar sauce.
The Highwayman’s Haunt
Located just outside Chudleigh, The Highwayman’s Haunt is a traditional Devon Inn with the atmosphere to match. Dating back to the 13th Century, stepping into this pub is like stepping back in time and it’s the perfect place for a romantic dinner – filled with little nooks to nestle into for a candle lit meal for two. With an award winning garden, open stone fire places and an excellent selection of food and ales, you’ll never want to leave. Come for a traditional Sunday roast after a walk, or for dinner to sample their “imaginative twist on British favourites.”
Harvey’s Coffee Shop
If you’re looking for a light lunch, cream tea, or a proper cup of coffee, look no further than Harvey’s. Situated in the centre of Chudleigh, this small, rustic cafe with it’s gorgeous secluded garden is perfect for those lazy summer afternoons. Swing by for the best Italian coffee in the area (according to hordes of regulars), local beers, an outstanding choice of cakes and famous home-made scones. Plus, they welcome dogs, so it’s the perfect pitstop after a dog walk.
If you’re thinking of moving to the Chudleigh area, please don’t hesitate to get in the touch with Autograph Estate Agents – our friendly and knowledgeable team are on hand to help you find your dream home.