What's On & News

New Menu!!!New dinner menu

This Autumn we have a really exciting change to our already brilliant dinner menu. Our new speciality dishes are sharing platters for 2 or 4 featuring the finest meat and game from our local suppliers. Choose from Chateaubriand with all the trimmings for the finest fillet from Exmoor or our West Country Trencher with select cuts of pork, lamb, poussin and sirloin and side dishes galore! We have also included some amazing new dishes such as Venison and Sloe Gin Pie or Proper Fish n Chips served in newspaper complete with mushy peas and a pickled onion! Our new Fox & Hounds Knickerbocker Glory is not to be missed - we dare you to finish it!


Click here for the full menu

Click here to email us about reservations


Swing Sunday Lunches live music fox and hounds

Join us for a FREE live music session with Paul 'The Crooner' Adams on the last Sunday in various months this year

Enjoy our great value carvery with classics from Buble, Sinatra, Robbie and even a bit of George!

Tables going fast so book now on 01769 580345

Swing Sunday Dates:

25th October


For our special Christmas Sunday jazz lunch see below



Fawlty Towers Comedy Dinner

Join us on Friday 27th November for a fantasticly funny
dining experience with Basil, Sybil and of course Manuel

3 course dinner with plenty of entertainment - tickets £40 each with 1 free place for groups of 10 or more

Book your tickets on 01769 580345 for a truly memorable evening We just hope the hotel inspectors don't come too!


Waldorf salad

or Oxtail soup

Braised beef, duchess potatoes

or Coq au vin (duck’s off, sorry)

Sticky toffee pudding

or Chocolate mint terrine (with real after eights)

Discounted rooms just £80 B&B per double for 2 sharing and attending the dinner

Treetops Luxury Tree house

Heard about our amazing 2 bedroom fully self catering house up a 250 year old oak tree?

Overlooking the fishing lake with it's own private fishing stand and surrounded by Eggesford Forest this is truly a unique and romantic place for that special occasion or family holiday.

Fully fitted kitchen, king sized bedroom, Twin bunk room, lounge, bathroom with copper bath and seperate shower and massive sun deck - all 15m high!

Click here to find out more

Festive Afternoon Tea

We are very excited to be offering a new twist on our ever popular
Afternoon Tea this winter featuring afternoon tea devonfreshly baked mini yule log, stollen, tarts and dainty sandwiches with a fantastic tea selection (or champagne!) from 12 to 5pm by prior arrangement. Available for groups of 4 to 40 guests or as a gift voucher valid for 1 year.

Booking Required on 01769 580345 and great value at £15.00 per person (reduced to £12 each for groups of 4 or more).

Gift vouchers available by clicking here (please supply contact number).

Christmas Jazz Lunch

Christmas jazz lunch

December 13th is the date for 2015 with a 2 course carvery and dessert with live trad, festive and blues hits for a great afternoon of entertainment. Tables from 12.30-2.00 with the live set from 1-3.30. Booking essential as this is always a sell out event. Tickets £16.50 per adult £6.50 per child under 12.


This year the fantastic Harlem 5 will be playing trad jazz and festive tunes from 1pm to 3.30pm. Click here for more information on the band


Christmas & New Year's Eve 2015

It's never too early to book. Come and join us this year and let someone else do all the cooking whilst you sip a nice glass of chilled white by the crackling fire before enjoying a fantastic 4 course Christmas Lunch. Booking early is highly recommended. £49.95 adult £23 under 12's and a child or senior citizen eats FREE for every 4 paying adults when booked before the end of September. Click here for the menu

Our New Year's Eve dinner and dance sells out every year and this time round our Chef will be offering our new Luxury Mixed Grill as the piece de resitance alongside a wonderful choice of delectable dishes before our live covers band get those feet moving all night long. Just £49.95 per person per ticket including delicious 4 course dinner and dancing to the early hours.

Christmas or New Year's Break?

Christmas 2015

The atmosphere at The Fox is warm and cosy over the festive period and we always try to spoil you rotten if you are looking to get away from it all. Our 3 day packages include dinner each night (hot buffet on the 25th December) and an optional fun quiz on Christmas Eve followed by gala breakfast each morning. Our fabulous Christmas day lunch is also part of your package and we throw in mince pies and mulled wine on arrival with a proper Devon cream tea on Boxing Day to top up the calories!

            Standard room: £695 (£347.50 per person)
            Superior room: £755 (£377.50 per person)
            Single room: £400 

·         Children aged between 4-12 are charged at £50 per child per night and includes all meals as above

·         Children aged 12+ are £75 per child per night when sharing with 2 adults and includes all meals as above

·         Dogs are £20 per dog for the ENTIRE stay

·         Additional B&B nights can be added either side for £69 per night for 2 adults, and £95 per night DBB.


New Year 2015


2 Day New Year’s Break including bed and breakfast, a ticket to the New Year’s Eve gala dinner & dance and dinner on the other night of your stay:

            Standard room: £240 per person
            Superior room: £275 per person 
            Single room: £255+ dinner 

For single occupancy of a double room, add 50% of price per person on top of single rate

Children 4-12 when sharing with 2 full paying adults £30 per child per night, including tickets

Children 14+ when sharing with 2 full paying adults £50 per child per night, including tickets


·         Additional nights either side can be added at discounted B&B rate of £69 per night for 2 adults.

Christmas Parties  Christmas parties in Devon

We can offer a great value Festive celebration for groups for lunch or dinner with 3 course sit down meals starting from £22. Join us on Friday 18th or Saturday 19th December for our School Dinners Party Night dinner and dance where groups small and large join together for a fun night of dancing and great food. Tickets just £23 per person to include 3 course meal, novelties and dancing from our house DJ to the early hours.




Wedding Fayre 2016Wedding Fayre Devon

Sunday January 17th 11am to 3pm - Free Entry

This year's wedding fayre was a huge success with over 35 suppliers and 120 brides registering with us. If you are interested in show casing at next years event email us.




Best Wedding Venue in Devon

We do mean to show off because we have just been nominated a finalist again for Best Wedding Venue in Devon at the SW Wedding Awards which makes us 3 times winner and twice runner up in the last 6 years and we also reached the top 10 in the whole South West England in the National Wedding Awards 2013!!

For more information on our awards and accolades please click here.