Out and about

Beaches

Gratton Vineyard is located around 20 minutes from the beautiful beaches of North Devon and Cornwall.  Here is a list of the nearest beaches to us.

Summerleaze beach

Days out

Why not take some time to explore some of the great places around North Devon including these below and so many more:

Dingles day out

Eating out

There are plenty of places to eat out round and about, from pubs and restaurants to cafes.

  • Blackberry Farm Shop and Lizzies LarderMilton Damerel – dog friendly perfect for local home produce, cream teas and home-made pasties and pies
  • Devils Stone Inn – Shebbear– a lovely, dog and human-friendly traditional pub but no food at present
  • The Rydon InnHolsworthy – a  friendly, family pub with good local produce and a nice garden overlooking the countryside
  • The Woodford Bridge Country Club Milton Damerel – a comprehensive menu in both the bar and the restaurant – they even do a takeaway service
  • Indian OceanHolsworthy – very basic dining experience but really good Indian food, take your own alcohol or use them for a takeaway – you can order online 
  • Life’s A BeachBude – lovely food overlooking Summerleaze Beach
  • Farmers Arms Woolfardisworthy also known as Woolsery – Lovely food and surroundings a little on the expensive side but worth it for a special occasion
  • Instow ArmsInstow – good food and lovely dog-friendly pub with covered outside dining as well and good indoor space
  • The Boathouse Instow – good food and dog friendly – you can eat inside or outside (weather dependent)
  • The Black River Inn – Black Torrington – a fabulous pub with dining in the restaurant or bar – serving tapas or excellent main meals.  We love it!

 

Eating in

We have a range of food hampers available if you want something for breakfast, lunch or a BBQ – examples below:

Breakfast Hamper

Traditional English for 2 adults
16
  • 4 Free Range Eggs
  • 4 rashers of bacon
  • 4 sausages
  • Baked beans
  • 2 field mushrooms
  • Fresh Bread, Butter & Milk
  • A selection of home-made preserves

Breakfast Hamper

Continental for 2 adults
12
  • 2 x warm croissant
  • 2x Pain au Chocolat (or similar)
  • 2 x yoghurt
  • Fruit in season
  • Cereal
  • Fresh Bread, Butter & Milk
  • A selection of home-made preserves

BBQ Hamper

For 2 people
18
  • 2 x Chicken portions or kebabs
  • 2 x burgers (chicken or beef)
  • 2 x sausages
  • Fresh salad (with home grown tomatoes and cucumber when in season)
  • Coleslaw, potato salad or couscous
  • Bread rolls

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