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The Pilchard Inn

With a history that dates back to 1336, The Pilchard Inn is one of the oldest pubs in the country. The inn's patrons were once the local fishermen, as well as the smugglers and shipwreckers who enticed ships to their fate on the rocks locally. Nowadays, customers are from the Burgh Island hotel and the surrounding villages.

Where is The Pilchard Inn located?

The Pilchard Inn is located on Burgh Island, next to Burgh Island Hotel. It is the first thing that people see when approaching the island. The Pilchard Inn is open to non-residents at all times.

What cuisine is on offer at The Pilchard Inn?

The Pilchard Inn serves simple, delicious pub food, including pies, fish & chips, pizzas and burgers. All food is available to eat in or take away and enjoy on the beach.

What makes a meal at The Pilchard Inn unique?

A visit to the Pilchard Inn is definitely a unique experience, with more than 700 years of fascinating history and original interiors.

Facilities & information

Extra info

Closed Times: 10 pm

Open Times: 11 am


(0)1548 810514

Bigbury-on-Sea, Devon, Bigbury-on-SeaTQ7 4BG, United Kingdom

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