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California Country Inn

California Cross, Ivybridge, Dartmoor National Park PL21 0SG, England
+44 1548 821449
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“banoffee pie” (4 reviews)
“fish chips” (7 reviews)
“chilli” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
California Cross, Ivybridge, Dartmoor National Park PL21 0SG, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had a quick dinner here this week on our way to Salcombe. The food was really delicious and clearly cooked to order. Reasonably prices and very friendly service. Thank you.

Thank Marcus B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were a group of 4 who arrived without reservation on Saturday evening 10th March and where shown to a table straight away. The lady who served our drinks and took our order was extremely friendly and could not have been more helpful and welcoming....More

Thank Wendy J
Reviewed 13 February 2018

Our family ate here on Sunday the food was beautiful, generously served and reasonably priced. Loved the relaxed atmosphere and the staff made us all really welcome. Will most certainly be back.

Thank jond72ist
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Booked here for Sunday lunch, it wasnt late in the day but there was certainly rations on the vegetables and meat. One piece of broccoli between two, couple slices of carrot and a few green beans, the beef was wafer thin and not worth the...More

Thank Topsyturners1
Reviewed 11 February 2018

We booked a table for Sunday lunch, although I don’t think it was necessary at this particular time of year. We had a warm welcome from the lady behind the bar, we bought our drinks and were told where our table was and given menus....More

Thank Lizi6
Reviewed 21 November 2017

We ate at the California Cross on several occasions during November 2017. Ali and Mike are great hosts and the chef created the most wonderful dishes!

2  Thank lisabeardsley
Reviewed 17 November 2017

Good food with variety of choices including specials board. Very pleasant publican. Cosy with log fire. Reasonable prices.

Thank Jennifer T
Reviewed 16 November 2017

We heard that the pub had changed hands so visited and ordered posh fish and chips on a Wednesday night. The food did not take long to arrive and was superb. The fish was aplenty inside a melt in the mouth batter ( not in...More

1  Thank lindkaa
Reviewed 14 November 2017

We went as a group to Loddiswell, where we had rented a cottage for 4 nights...local pub was the Cali Arms and what a wonderful country pub it is!!! Food, was superb and reasonably priced, staff were friendly and very helpful... Overall would rate this...More

Thank Pat W
Reviewed 13 November 2017

Stayed in a barn cottage about 20 minutes away on foot and ate out 4 nights at this local pub. On our arrival and after a 6 hour journey: chicken, leek & pea pie and steak and chips were most welcome. Tuesday night was Steak...More

Thank EvertonianIan
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Questions & Answers
Pam H
5 July 2017|
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Response from Clive P | Reviewed this property |
Yes and at the moment the son of the previous tenants is still working with the new family and we believe the chefs have not changed. Sunday lunch is still on offer.
11 June 2016|
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Response from 4161p | Reviewed this property |
Sorry no idea . You will need to contact them . I would not recommend this establishment under any circumstances . Food poor & overpriced !
7 October 2015|
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Response from DevonDiva_12 | Reviewed this property |
I'm pretty sure they make all their own burgers, but ring them just to make sure!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: California Cross, Ivybridge, Dartmoor National Park PL21 0SG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Dartmoor National Park  >  Ivybridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1548 821449
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