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Around the area

Around the area of Strete Barton House
     

     

Places to eat

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The Laughing Monk restaurant Strete (within a minute’s walk). Taste of the West Gold Award 2010. Awarded AA one star Rosette 2010. 
The King’s Arms pub Strete (within a minute’s walk). Traditional village pub serving simple traditional food. (The King’s Arms is temporarily closed)
The Venus Café  Blackpool Sands (3 minutes drive). The award winning Venus Cafe serves breakfast, lunch and dinner and is set in a stunning location right next to the beach at Blackpool Sands.
The Tower Inn Slapton (5 minute drive). Traditional cosy pub serving good food using local produce. French chef with many traditional French dishes.
The Brill Plaice Stoke Fleming (5 minute drive). Bistro style seafood restaurant; very good value, serving great food.
The NormandyArms Blackawton (8 minute drive). Great food; from British food and proper English pub bar meals through to a modern European menu in the restaurant.
The Church House Inn Stokenham (10 minute drive). Village pub with extensive menu.
The Fortescue Arms East Allington (10 minute drive). Cosy village pub offering pub food as well as a restaurant.
The Sea Horse restaurant Dartmouth (10 minute drive). Restaurant (Chef Mitch Tonks) specialising in seafood.
The Anzac Street Bistro Dartmouth (10 minute drive). Gastronomic delicacies served using local ingredients.
Spice Bazaar Dartmouth (10 minute drive). Good Indian fusion cooking.
Resnova Floating Inn Dartmouth (10 minute drive). Floating restaurant in the middle of the River Dart. Temporarily closed.
Cafe Alfresco Dartmouth (10 minute drive). Fresh food and drink, vibrant atmosphere and live music.
Rockfish Dartmouth (10 minute drive). Celebrity Chef, Mitch Tonks, classy “fish-n-chips shop” using the freshest fish and shellfish delivered daily from the local fish market in Brixham.

Twenty Six Dartmouth (10 minute drive). Serving modern European food and bistro classics.

Bellini’s Piano Bar

Dartmouth (10 minute drive). Bellini’s is ideal for pre and post dinner drinks.

Riverford Farm

Buckfastleigh (35 minute drive). Well known for their organic produce. A feast of freshly picked seasonal produce in an award winning restaurant.

The Vineyard Café Sharpham Vineyard (25 minute drive). Wonderful alfresco style eating at Sharpham Vineyard, with stunning views over-looking the River Dart.
The Oyster Shack Bigbury (40 minute drive). Mediterranean theme décor. In Top 100 restaurants in UK; seafood heaven!

Gidleigh Park Chagford (45 minute drive). Two Michelin Star Restaurant; Head Chef, Michael Caines.
Ship Inn Noss Mayo (45 minute drive). Award winning waterside pub.
     

     

Places to visit

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Blackpool Sands (20 minutes walk). Blackpool Sands, set in a sheltered bay surrounded by evergreens and pines, is one of South Devon's most beautiful natural treasures. An award-winning privately managed family beach with turquoise blue sea giving it an almost Mediterranean feel.
Slapton Ley and Slapton Beach (20 minutes walk). Long stretch of beach and the largest freshwater lake in South West England.
South West Coast Path (30 metres away). There are a number of stunning and dramatic walks including, Strete to Little Dartmouth, East Prawle and Start Point.

Dartmouth Photography

Andy Carter is Dartmouth’s leading photographer who is available for   
wedding shoots or portraits.

Oboe Yacht Charter

Oboe Charters offers bespoke day sails and sailing holidays on the
“Oboe D’Amore”, a 14.7 metre luxury yacht.

 
River Link, Dartmouth Combine a cruise up the River Dart from Dartmouth to Totnes with a trip on a steam train from Kingswear to Paignton.
The Picnic Boat Cruise up the River Dart on board the picnic boat. You can hire the boat for a romantic cruise or have others join you for a party.
Coleton Fishacre Kingswear (15 minute drive) National Trust property; a luxuriant garden by the sea, with an Arts & Crafts-style house, featuring Art Deco-influenced interiors.
Greenway Galmpton (20 minute drive or via ferry from Dartmouth). National Trust property; the former home of Agatha Christie set on the banks of the River Dart.
Overbecks Salcombe (20 minute drive) Luxuriant coastal garden surrounding elegant Edwardian house with diverse collections.
Flavel Hall Dartmouth; cinema and theatre.
Dartmouth Golf & Country Club (5 minute drive). 18 hole golf course. We are able to provide guests of Strete Barton House to a discount 25% to play golf at the Dartmouth Golf.
Dartington Cider Press Totnes (20 minute drive). Unique visitor centre with fifteen shops, eating places and workshops set in a village atmosphere.
South Devon Photos Award winning photographic images of South Devon and Dartmoor taken by Nick Shepherd LRPS.
     

     

Events

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Agatha Christie Festival  Murder mystery events, crime-writer talks and film screenings taking place for a week in mid-September. 15-22 Sep
An online list of events Diary dates of attractions in the South Hams.
Dartmouth Music Festival Mix of Choir, Choral, Blues, Jazz, Rock, Pop, Classical, Folk, Acoustic, Opera; taking place over 3 days in early May.
International Festival of Worm Charming The small village of Blackawton hosts the International Festival of Worm Charming. All are welcome to compete! Early May.
Dartington Hall Way With Words Festival Ways With Words is a 10-day festival of words and ideas, a chance for those who read books to meet those who write them. Early-July.
Salcombe Regatta Sailing events, stalls & fairs, fireworks and air displays taking place for 3 days in mid-August.
Dartmouth Shakespeare Performances taking place in Dartmouth Castle in early August.
Dartmouth Regatta Sailing events, stalls & fairs, fireworks and air displays at the end of August.
Dartmouth Food Festival Food markets and cookery demonstrations taking place over 3 days in October.
The South Devon Walking Festival On-line access to walks and self-guided trails. The festival takes place during October and features a number of organised group walks.
Candlelit Dartmouth Christmas shopping events, stalls and candlelit lantern procession in Dartmouth – mid-December.