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Dartmouth Restaurants and Food & Drink

The town of Dartmouth has built up a strong reputation for ‘foodie holidays’ with the two celebrity restaurants on the waterfront; The New Angel, previously owned by John Burton-Race and now re-opened as Angelique and Mitch Tonks’ Seahorse restaurant. Less formal dining is now also available in Mitch Tonk’s seafood restaurant, Rockfish. There is a […]

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Travelling to Dartmouth

Positioned on the South Devon coast, Dartmouth can take a while to reach, especially in the summer when the roads are busy.  Reaching South Devon via the M5 and A38 is relatively easy if you avoid peak times, but from Ashburton onwards, the single road winds through scenic countryside to Totnes then onto Dartmouth, some […]

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Shops in Dartmouth

Dartmouth is popular with both holiday visitors and those visiting for the day from the region.  Even in the winter months, the weekends can be busy in the centre. Most of the shops are local or niche chains – the only high street names are a small branch of Boots, then Somerfield and Marks & […]

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Dartmouth on a budget

The picture postcard town of Dartmouth offers a couple of walks around the mouth of the River Dart which lead to stunning views and peace and quiet. On the Dartmouth side of the river, you can walk up to the mouth of the river, around a mile is distance, to Dartmouth Castle which is free […]

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Family Attractions in Dartmouth

The town of Dartmouth on the River Dart estuary is probably more well known for sailing and celebrity restaurants today, which does not mean to say that there is little to keep children entertained on holiday. Leave the car behind and take to the either the water or railway track to sample the scenic countryside […]

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Entertainment, Events and Activities in Dartmouth

The town of Dartmouth hosts a number of excellent events throughout the year which attract visitors from near and afar.  When the major events, some of which are detailed below, take place, access into Dartmouth can be tricky by car so it’s best to allow extra travel time or use the park and ride services […]

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