In a stunningly regal setting on the edge of Dartmoor National Park, Smith’s Brasserie at Bovey Castle is a shining example of British tradition. Classic recipes are made using local produce, with the restaurant boasting countryside views and roaring fires.
The Smith's Brasserie menu is filled with gourmet takes on British classics. To start, there are favourites like Salcombe crab salad or English pea soup, while mains feature hearty recipes such as roasted lamb fillet with minted French bean salad and balsamic dressing, or cheddar-crusted Salcombe fish pie. Lighter bites include a range of generously filled sandwiches, including a steak, onion and mushroom ciabatta. There are also dedicated vegetarian and kids' menus.
On the dessert menu at Smith's Brasserie, the British classic flavours continue with options like seasonal Eton mess, and sticky toffee pudding with vanilla ice cream. Diners can also choose from the extensive international wine list.
Offering a true taste of British tradition in a breathtaking setting, Smith’s Brasserie at Bovey Castle is surrounded by lush countryside, and sits 14 miles from Newton Abbot.
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- afternoon tea (38)
- al fresco (21)
- breakfast (16)
- business (14)
- child friendly (22)
- dinner (71)
- entertainment (6)
- large parties (26)
- lunch (64)
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14 February 2020
Nice place, attentive staff, shockingly tasteless food! We are both vegetarian and had the ravioli, but it had literally no taste. And charged £18!! I'm sure the meat dishes are good, but you need to sort the veggie options!
22 January 2020
The ham, egg and chips was probably the best I have ever had. ??
11 January 2020
The selection of food and drink where exceptional. I am a vegetarian and took my wife (not a vegetarian) and I thought there would not be many options for me as classic dining establishments can often have only a single option . How wrong I was, in the end we both ended up having two different vegetarian mains all where fantastically designed and beautifully presented.
10 January 2020
we both loved the nibbles as opposed to a starter
27 December 2019
Hotel beautifully decorated, good food but slightly let down by a long wait before getting deserts. Restaurant felt a little cool halfway through our meal as the central fire had been switched off. Drinks expensive.
23 November 2019
Amazing food. My friend said they were the best chips of her life
23 October 2019
Great atmosphere with a lovely ambience.
17 October 2019
Beautiful Landscape views from our table. Attentive helpful waiting staff. Food excellent. Look forward to returning soon.
2 October 2019
The location and setting of Bovey Castle is fantastic, the staff are lovely, the starter we had was good but the main my wife had was very disappointing she had lamb and it was very tuff she struggled to cut it, as this was my wife 60th birthday I took her somewhere nice but the food let me down.
15 August 2019
Average burger but shocking dirty feel to the place . Chairs were filthy all around the room . Get the basics right . Staff all smart but floor dirty and chairs disgusting .
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