The Old Station Inn

The Old Station Inn part of the Lynton & Barnstaple Railway

The Old Station Inn is a traditional family friendly pub, open 7 days a week from 12 noon to 10pm (last food orders 8pm). Serving traditional pub food with indoor and outdoor seating. Whether you’re looking for a drink, light snack or even a three course meal we’ve got you covered.

We can cater for different dietary needs with vegetarian, vegan, gluten and dairy free options available. Please make sure to advise one of the team of any dietary requirements they should be aware of before ordering.

In the summer time take in stunning views of Exmoor whilst enjoying a drink in our pub garden. Our children’s climbing frame is perfect for little ones to run off any extra energy they may have.   

Don’t forget your four legged friend, we are also dog friendly. Well behaved dogs are more than welcome in our bar area and pub garden. Please be aware the only place they aren’t permitted is the restaurant. 

Click here to pre-book a table or call 01598 763520 and speak to one of our friendly team. 

Click here to view the menu 

Sunday Carvery

Sundays are meant for roasts, our Sunday carvery is available every Sunday from 12:00 – 2:30pm.

A choice of Beef, Turkey & Pork or a bit of all three if you fancy served with a Yorkshire Pudding and all the trimmings . A Vegetarian option is available. All of the above is subject to availability.

Bingo Night

Test your bingo skills and take part in one of our charity bingo nights, eyes down at 8pm. To avoid disappoint pre-booking is essential, see The Old Station Inn Facebook page for further information and next available date.


Suitable venue for functions and gatherings like family birthday celebrations, wakes, car groups and more. Please contact one of the team today to discuss further.

Motorhome Stopover

We are happy for you to stopover with us in your motorhome or camper. When booking a table with us please ensure to mention you will be stopping over and let us know your registration number. 




  • Family friendly (adult and children’s menu available)
  • Pre-booking available
  • Large accessible free car park
  • Disabled access throughout the pub
  • Large beer garden with beautiful views and outdoor children’s climbing frame
  • Well behaved dogs welcomed
  • Suitable venue for functions and gatherings
  • Charity events throughout the year
  • Free WIFI
  • Motorhome stopover


Situated in North Devon The Old Station Inn is located on the A39/A399 Junction at Blackmoor Gate. With only being 4 miles away from Woody Bay Station makes the perfect stop off after or before your visit to the Lynton & Barnstaple Railway.

Only 8 miles (16 minute drive) west from Lynton and 10.8 miles (19 minute drive) east from Illfracombe.

Address for Sat Nav: The Old Station Inn, Blackmoor Gate, Kentisbury, Devon, EX31 4NW

Contact Details

Tel: 01598 763520

Email: [email protected]