Christmas at Bearslake

Christmas & Festive Dining at Bearslake Inn

Christmas is the time to get together with friends and family - eat, drink and be merry! At Bearslake Inn, it's always a special occasion and sometimes magical, due to our location on Dartmoor.

With our Head Chef, Dolton, dining at our 13th Century Stone Inn is sure to be a culinary feast that will delight and dance on your tastebuds. From the moment you step through the door, we'll ensure you have a Christmas day or Festive dining experience to remember! Call 01837 861334 to book now. 


Christmas at Bearslake Inn
Christmas dining at Bearslake Inn
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Celebrate Christmas Day at Bearslake Inn

Christmas Day Dining

Step into the festive charm of Bearslake Inn this Christmas Day, where tradition meets culinary excellence. Nestled in the heart of Dartmoor, our 13th-century thatched inn offers the perfect setting for a memorable festive celebration. With roaring fires, twinkling lights, and the warmest of welcomes, our team is dedicated to making your Christmas Day truly special.

Our Head Chef, Dolton Lodge, has crafted an exquisite Christmas menu, blending classic flavours with contemporary twists. Each dish is prepared with the finest locally sourced ingredients, ensuring a dining experience that delights the senses. Whether you're joining us for an intimate family gathering or a joyful celebration with friends, Bearslake Inn promises a feast that will be the highlight of your festive season.

Indulge in a sumptuous spread, from traditional roast turkey with all the trimmings to decadent desserts that capture the essence of Christmas. Our carefully selected wine list and festive cocktails perfectly complement the menu, adding a touch of elegance to your festive dining.

We are a dog-friendly establishment, so feel free to bring your furry friends along to share in the festivities. 

Book your table today and join us for an unforgettable Christmas Day at Bearslake Inn. Celebrate the season with great food, good company, and the timeless charm of our historic inn.

* available on Monday 25th December only


Christmas dinner at Bearslake
Plate with venison and bottle of wine
Available between 25th November & 23rd December

Festive Dining at Bearslake

Throughout the Christmas period, Bearslake Inn invites you to indulge in our Festive Party Menu, perfect for groups of six or more. Nestled in the enchanting Dartmoor, our inn provides the ideal setting for a delightful festive dining experience. Priced at £29 per person for two courses or £36 per person for three courses, our festive menu is crafted to bring you the very best of local, seasonal produce.

Begin or end your meal with a refreshing walk straight from our garden onto the breathtaking Dartmoor, a perfect way to work up an appetite or burn off those festive calories. 

Join us for an unforgettable festive dining experience at Bearslake Inn, where the charm of Dartmoor and the warmth of our hospitality combine to create a truly special celebration. Pre-booking is essential, so reserve your table today and treat yourself and your loved ones to a Christmas feast to remember.


Festive Afternoon Tea

The only thing better than our popular Pub Classics Afternoon Tea is our Cosy Festive Afternoon Tea! Delight your taste buds with Chef Dolton's delectable selection of seasonal treats and traditional favourites. 

Why not add a bit of sparkle and add on a glass of Prosecco or cosy up with a warming glass of Mulled wine

This will be available every Friday & Saturday between 2:30pm and 4pm from 22 November until 21 December.  Must be pre-booked at least 12 hours before

£24.95 per person

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Festive Opening hours

Join us this festive season at Bearslake Inn! Please note our special festive hours:

Monday 23 December: Closed
Christmas Eve: 12-5pm (Food 12-4pm)
Christmas Day: 12-4pm - BOOKED TABLES ONLY
Boxing Day: 12-5pm (Food 12-4pm)
27th & 28th December: 12 - CLOSE (Food 12-2:30pm & 5:30-8pm)
Sunday 29th December: 12-5pm (Food 12-4pm)
New Years Eve: 12-5pm (Food 12-4pm)
New Years Day: 12-5pm (Food 12-4pm)

January Break:
To allow our hardworking staff a well-deserved break, the pub will be closed from Tuesday, January 2nd to Thursday, January 9th inclusive.

January Hours:
From Friday 10th January, we will be open for dinner every Friday from 5pm, lunch from midday to 2:30pm and dinner 5:30-8pm on Saturdays, and Sunday lunches from 12-4pm.

Normal Winter Hours:
Resume the week of February 5th.

WINTER HOURS  (until 31 March 2025);

Wednesday - Saturday 12pm - 3pm | 5pm - close
Sunday 12pm to 5pm

Wednesday - Saturday  12-2.30pm | 5.30 - 8pm 
Sunday - 12-4pm  * Sunday evening hours may vary in the winter please check with the venue

*Closed Monday & Tuesday

Call to Book

Tables for Festive and Christmas Day dining are booking up fast. Don't miss out. Book your Christmas get together today!