Places To Eat

In the local area around Hindon Organic Farm you’ll find fish and seafood restaurants, fine dining, bistros and brasseries, gastro pubs and cafe bars. There are a good selection of traditional pubs and restaurants serving a wide choice of menus to suit all tastes and dress code.

Listed below you will find a small selection of some local places to try. You can also find a wider range of local businesses at the Visit Exmoor and Exmoor Food websites.

Periwinkle Tea/Lunch Cottage & garden – Selworthy next door village – this is a MUST visit – for best scones cream tea or light lunch – amazing lemon meringue pie !!! 25mins walk or longer walk see maps. Dogs welcome in the garden.

Kitnors – Bossington – cottage and garden for lunch or tea – approx 1hour walk

Cross lane House, Allerford, on road to Porlock for teas, dinner, lunches and super 3 tier high tea for a special treat. Approx an hour walk. Tel; 01643 863276


Toucan Wholefoods & Café – Avenue – best vegetarian food – fab lunches – takeaway & organic coffee – groceries etc
The Queens Head Pub – Holloway Street. Good pub grub Tel. 01643 702940
Faustos italian – Holloway Street. Nice resturant. Tel. 706372   and opposite – for fresh pizza and take away.
Golden House Chinese. Holloway street. T. 01643 702723
Mullions restaurant – end of the Avenue on left . Really good food for lunch and dinner. Tel. 01643 705824
TajMahal Indian half way down the Avenue, good restaurant and take away. Tel. 01643 704857
The Wellington Hotel + Wetherspoons pub and Lloyds club. Wellinton Sq.
The Hairy Dog pub half way down the Avenue on right – good childrens play area – big TV. good pub grub.
Pips fish – fantastic fish & chips to take away and restaurant – half way down the Avenue.
Butterflies café – top of the Avenue for coffee, lunches, cakes.
Cream café by Regal theatre half way down Avenue on right – good coffee and food – music some nights .
The Old Ship Aground – on the Harbour – very good pub grub
Sashes restaurant on the seafront – small smart & cosy, good dining Tel; 01643 709890
The Old Harbour House – on the seafront – very good home cooking book for dinner. Tel; 01643 705917
Bistro 16 – the very top of the Avenue – for tapas etc.
Blue AnchorDriftwood Café on the seafront – v good food – go by steam train or walk along from Minh beach.


Reeves – fine dining – simply lovely place to go for lunch or dinner – VERY nice. 01643 862507.
Cobblestones restaurant lunches and dinners v good.
Locks tea rooms & garden – good all day food
The Luttrell Arms – lovely old pub bar food and restaurant also the Castle restaurant and many others.
The Stags Head pub – good pub food – allows dogs, through Dunster on way out of village on right.Tel; 01643 821 229

Hathaways – next to stags head restaurant


The Top Ship – allows dogs, pub bottom of Porlock hill – great pub restaurant food – real ale – book Tel; 01643 863507
Piggy in the middle restaurant – highstreet – Tel; 01643 862647
The Home Cook Café – very nice home cooking – as you drive into Porlock on right.
Lorna Doone Hotel – teas/meals etc
The Royal Oak pub – on right in highstreet – good pub grub

Porlock Weir

The bottom Ship pub – owned by the same people as top ship – good pub grub in super location at the harbour
Millers at the Anchor – best gin – teas/coffees/ lunches/dinners – quirky interior
The Café – restaurant – great lobster – v good teas/lunches and suppers.

Further Afield

The Culbone pub & restaurant – allows dogs – up Porlock Hill then 1mile along road on left – book Tel; 01643 862259
The Rest & be Thankful pub – WheddonX – lovely 30mins drive – terrific Sunday carvery lunch .
The Royal Oak – Luxborough – 30mins drive to hidden village pub – real ale – v good pub and restaurant
Woods restaurant – Dulverton – lovely 40mins drive – super food & village – book Tel; 01398 324007