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”

Three Exmoor pubs in the Top25 Gastropubs

Huge congratulations to THREE Exmoor restaurants who made it into the Top25 Gastropubs in the UK at today’s awards in Manchester! The Pyne Arms, where the 2022 Exmoor Food Fest will launch this Wednesday, was awarded Rank 17! The Masons Arms in Knowstone – Rank 22 The Swan, Bampton – Rank 25 We are excitedContinue reading “Three Exmoor pubs in the Top25 Gastropubs”

The Pyne Arms are open for bookings!

    The Pyne Arms is a traditional country pub in the small hamlet of East Down just off the A39 between Barnstaple and Lynton. It is set in a valley with rolling acres of land and rises in bold hills to the north. It is conveniently placed for visiting Exmoor and the North DevonContinue reading “The Pyne Arms are open for bookings!”

ITV News Clip of our 2018 launch at the Pyne Arms

  The 2018 Exmoor Food Fest was launched on 30 January 2018 at the Pyne Arms in East Downs.  Olivier Certain (Clavelshay Barn), James Mason (Kentisbury Grange), Ed Heard (Woods) and Barrie Tucker (Luttrell Arms) joined Ellis Pannell in the kitchen for a delicious dinner. ITV reporter Bob Cruwys joined us for the evening –Continue reading “ITV News Clip of our 2018 launch at the Pyne Arms”

The Pyne Arms: Open for bookings!

    The Pyne Arms is a traditional country pub in the small hamlet of East Down just off the A39 between Barnstaple and Lynton. It is set in a valley with rolling acres of land and rises in bold hills to the north. It is conveniently placed for visiting Exmoor and the North DevonContinue reading “The Pyne Arms: Open for bookings!”