Eating out



Carpenter Arms

15th century pub in Lower Metherell which is a 10 minute walk from our campsite. This pub offers lovely pub food most nights but Mondays and Thursdays are pizza night with their own pizza oven (this can change in high season). Food is served in the separate restaurant area with an open fire in the winter or in the bar area which allows dogs. The pub also offers takeaway if you don’t feel like eating out.

Call: 01579 351148       Tripadvisor


Who’d Have Thought It Inn

This pub is a half an hour walk from the campsite or 7 minutes in the car. Set in the village of St Dominick, from the restaurant there are views over to the Tamar Bridge on clear days. The pub offers homemade locally sourced classic pub dishes with seasonal specials. Dogs are not allowed in the restaurant areas but are allowed everywhere else with dog treats available- just let them know when you book.

Call: 01579 350214   Website     Tripadvisor



Further afield

The Boot Inn

Situated in Calstock an hour’s walk away or 15 minutes in the car. This is a family run pub with log fires. The father/son team in the kitchen cook locally sourced homemade food. Perfect place to stop for lunch if you are going for a walk from the campsite.

Call: 01822 834866      Tripadvisor


Tamar Inn

Also situated in Calstock but on the bank of the River Tamar. The pub is situated opposite the village playground and very dog friendly. The pub offers the usual pub classics.

Call: 01822 832487      Website     Tripadvisor


The Rising Sun

Great pub for food and music, just up from the River Tamar in Gunnislake. This pub is very dog friendly with a beer garden out the front.

Call: 01822 832201               Tripadvisor




Valenti’s Gelato Artisan

The perfect place in Calstock for an ice-cream on a hot day! Along with having many flavours to choose from you can enjoy your ice-cream on the decking overlooking the River Tamar. For those of you who are interested in skill of ice-cream making there is also an academy offering courses in artisan gelato.

Call: 01822 833820        Website         Tripadvisor


Honesty Box Coffee Shop

This is situated in the boatyard at Calstock. Grab a coffee and some cake and put your money in the honesty box.




Langmans Restaurant

This 2AA rosette restaurant in Callington is open for dinner Thursday- Saturday showing the best of modern british food. There is a 7 course tasting menu with wine pairings for every course. Reservations are essential.

Call: 01579 384933       Website        Tripadvisor


The Horn of Plenty Restaurant

This restaurant has 2 AA rosettes and is around a 15 minute drive from the campsite. This restaurant offers a fine dining experience with views over the Tamar Valley. The majority of the ingredients are locally sourced, open for lunch, dinner and very nice afternoon tea.

Call: 01822 832528          Website        Tripadvisor



A great little restaurant in Tavistock which offers a contemporary twist on the old. Offering breakfast, lunch, dinner and afternoon tea. Dog friendly but please call and check prior to booking.

Call: 01822 613045        Website         Tripadvisor



Gourmet pizza, salads and meals in Tavistock. This restaurant has a stone pizza oven with a focus on organic and locally sourced ingredients. Open for lunch and dinner, also has a takeaway menu.

Call: 01822 612117           Website        Tripadvisor


The Ganges

A popular indian restaurant in Tavistock which also does takeaways.

Call: 01822 616731          Tripadvisor