Lydford House Hotel on the edge of Dartmoor

Food at Lydford House

Evening Meals

Lydford House is currently not offering evening meals. We can arrange for large groups, weddings and events to be catered for. We can seat up to approximately 20 people in our Dining room, and can accomodate groups larger than this with buffet style dining. For seated Wedding Breakfasts or larger events a marquee may be required.

There are two restaurants in Lydford, both within a short walking distance of Lydford House, we are happy to make a booking for you or provide more information. Its advisable to book in advance on summer or weekend nights or if you are traveling in a large group.


A wide variety of foods are available at breakfast times, guests have the choice of a continental buffet and a cooked menu.

Vegan, Vegetarian, Gluten and Dairy Free options are available. Please give as much notice as possible if you have a dietary requirement.

Breakfast is served from 8:00 am until 10:00am Monday to Saturday and 8:30am until 10.30am on Sundays

Cream Tea

Treat yourself to a Large Homemade Scone, Strawberry Jam & a generous dollop of Rodda’s Clotted Cream.

A Choice of Tea or a Cafetiere of Coffee

£6.50 per person, served all day every day.

Afternoon Tea

Served in our lounge bay window or our dining room, Our Afternoon teas are all presented on 3 tier stands with beautiful bone china crockery.

Afternoon Teas include a selection of finger sandwiches, our Homemade Scones and a delightful selection homemade of Cakes.

We require 48 hours notice for Afternoon Tea bookings. Please call or email us to book.

£20.50 per person  (Includes a Tea or Coffee, additional drinks will be added to your bill)