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The Copper Penny Inn

Chipshop, Dartmoor National Park, Tavistock PL19 8NT, England
+44 1822 833288
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good29%
  • Average18%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“game pie” (10 reviews)
“stew” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub
$$ - $$$
Chipshop, Dartmoor National Park, Tavistock PL19 8NT, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Party of 19 for a skittles evening, preordered our food, result a very enjoyable evening, comments from the group, Game Pie was delicious, Scampl very enjoyable, steaks good, veggie selection hit the spot, and maybe most critical from a 14 year connoisseur of burgers -...More

Thank r0ss001
Reviewed 3 February 2018

Very welcoming....but how difficult is it to present good chips & an attractive salad ? Definitely not somewhere to eat anymore, sorry.

Thank Jane Y
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Disappointing food not to the standard we were led to believe by other reviews Chips tasted like they had been reheated several times. Not the chips to die for...

4  Thank Mandy H
Reviewed 11 October 2017

We have been to this pub several times, - living near by - the last time we went was very sad, pub was very dirty, almost like they have given up, and had to shout to get some one to come out and serve us,...More

3  Thank Brian G
Reviewed 27 September 2017

We were staying locally and had 5 evening meals here through the week. The food was good quality and very good value. I particularly recommend the pheasant stew. Good service and friendly staff.

Thank Nigel G
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

As we were staying locally we booked this for a meal for our family, 4 Adults and 2 children. Being a party of 6 we phoned ahead. No problems with booking a table at all. The problem arose when we ordered food. My wife's food...More

2  Thank Philip M
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Good meal; menu was ok but fairly restricted if you were vegetarian or avoid dairy. Also one of these irritating places that insists on buttering the potatoes pre serving but not mentioning it on the menu (so, as a non eater of butter, one had...More

Thank elephantsneverforget
Reviewed 23 August 2017

A regular drop off when in the area Good Food at a great price, If I had a complaint it would be I never get to try the Puddings due to the quantity of the mains (perhaps I should try a starter and Pudding in...More

Thank Realist49
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Fantastic meal when passing. The bar lady was very friendly and welcoming. The food was delicious and very, very filling. There was a good selection and a range of specials to chose from in addition to this. There was a separate restaurant but tables in...More

Thank NicLSmith
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Close to popular Woodovis Park Camping and Caravan site, The Copper Penny provides a welcome retreat from the tent. Serving a good selection of drinks and with friendly locals daring you to have just one more pint of cider it's a fun place to be....More

Thank Jonathanah
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chipshop, Dartmoor National Park, Tavistock PL19 8NT, England (Formerly Chipshop Pub)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Dartmoor National Park  >  Tavistock
  • Phone Number: +44 1822 833288
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