The 2022 Exmoor Food Fest has officially ended

Last Saturday, The Farmers Arms in Combe Florey hosted the grand finale of this year’s Exmoor Food Fest: Six chefs prepared six courses which were served with a great wine flight. Head chef Ben Routley and his team were joined by Chris Chatfield (Complete Events) and Chris Gillard (Dart Fresh). Miguel Tenreiro from the PorlockContinue reading “The 2022 Exmoor Food Fest has officially ended”

Meet the Chef: Jade Shorney, The Rising Sun

When did you become a chef and why? I started my Journey in kitchens when I was 15/16 during School work experience. I was asked what I wanted to do and my Brother said you can come to work with me so I did and have never looked back. I became a chef because itContinue reading “Meet the Chef: Jade Shorney, The Rising Sun”

Meet the Chefs: Arek & Dainis from the White House, Williton

When did you become a chef and why? Arek-  I have been involved in cooking since early childhood, helping my mum and dad and learning my first tastes from them. After finishing secondary school I started my professional education at chefs college, rest is history 😊 Dainis- I became a chef 19 years ago as a newContinue reading “Meet the Chefs: Arek & Dainis from the White House, Williton”

Introducing the Mangetout Supper Club

Introducing Mangetout Supper Club,  a new exclusive dining club from award-winning La Petite Bouchée. This is a new project for Chef/Patron Anita-Clare Field.  “This new project gives us an opportunity to showcase our more creative side, without diluting our La Petite Bouchée brand,” explains Anita-Clare. La Petite Bouchée, known for its big bold flavours andContinue reading “Introducing the Mangetout Supper Club”

The Exmoor White Horse Inn in Exford is open for bookings

The award-winning Exmoor White Horse Inn sits at the very heart of Exmoor National Park in the delightful village of Exford. Its 16th century origins are reflected in its chic country interiors. Relax before dinner in oak beamed bars in front of a wonderful log fire. A warm welcome, creative menus & one of theContinue reading “The Exmoor White Horse Inn in Exford is open for bookings”

The 2022 Exmoor Food Fest has officially started

Wednesday night, the 2022 Exmoor Food Fest was officially launched at the Pyne Arms in East Down. Chef Ellis Pannell was joined in the kitchen by Olivier Certain (Masons Arms Knowstone), Paul Berry (The Swan, Bampton) and Donna Berry (Spelt, Bampton). Liam and Matt from the Old Bank in Lynton contributed the canapés. Only twoContinue reading “The 2022 Exmoor Food Fest has officially started”

The Kings Arms in Georgeham is open for bookings

Known for its dramatic cliffs, wild seas and sandy beaches at Woolacombe, Saunton Sands and Croyde Bay, North Devon is where Exmoor meets the Sea. Only a short drive from these stunningly beautiful beaches you will find the picture postcard village of Georgeham, which is home to the Kings Arms. A traditional village family-run pub burstingContinue reading “The Kings Arms in Georgeham is open for bookings”

Welcome to Maiden Arch By Robert Bryant, Barnstaple

Starting as a pop up and moving into a restaurant, Maiden Arch is an intimate dining experience with Chef Robert Bryant, serving the finest of modern British cuisine.  Living in this part of Devon, not only has some of the finest game, meats and fish around but also herbs, flowers and foragables. At Maiden Arch, weContinue reading “Welcome to Maiden Arch By Robert Bryant, Barnstaple”

Welcome to the Old Bank in Lynton

Newly opened in the height of the pandemic, The Old Bank is delighted to be taking part in their first Exmoor Food Fest this year.  Launched in May 2020, The Old Bank brings an exciting new dining experience to the heart of Lynton’s Old Town. Serving lunch between 12:00 – 14:30 and evening meals between 18:00Continue reading “Welcome to the Old Bank in Lynton”

The White House in Williton is open for bookings!

The White House is a family-owned Hotel and Restaurant located in the bustling Somerset village of Williton. The building, originally a farmhouse, was built approximately 300 years ago and is a Grade II listed building. It has 7 guest bedrooms in the main house and a further 5 in the Courtyard. These outside rooms wereContinue reading “The White House in Williton is open for bookings!”