The best restaurant in Devon?

About us

The Ginger Peanut is different to the typical Devon restaurant with accommodation. We are striving to become the best restaurant in Devon and our chef has already won numerous awards.

We are all about ensuring good taste: fine locally sourced food, prepared with love and skill, served in a relaxed, comfortable and atmospheric restaurant environment with the option to stay the night (so you can really enjoy dinner) in our ever-so comfy and good looking 5 bedrooms.

The best restaurant in Devon?

Restaurant

Passionate about food? The Ginger Peanut in the heart of Bampton won’t disappoint.  Becoming the best restaurant in Devon is about service and the environment as much as the food – every detail matters. Our attentive but informal service is built on the team knowing the menu and wine list in detail – understanding why things work together and what are good pairings. Our discrete staff are there to make your visit a memorable meal in our relaxed and elegant restaurant and bar.

Locally sourced & lovingly prepared

We are proud to support local producers and focus on seasonal locally sourced ingredients in our carefully thought out menu. Our chef Peter’s goal of becoming the best restaurant in Devon is rooted the field to fork approach. Working with local suppliers of meat, fish and veg to rear and grow the best of British with all the flavours of the South West, that are then prepared with flair and care. The menu is a work of great craft and our kitchen works tirelessly to craft these raw ingredients into something that meets our 3 guiding principles: beauty, taste and innovation. Our dishes are made to fill both the stomach and the heart when eaten. It’s hard work to become the best restaurant in Devon! Click here to see a sample dinner menu.

★★★★★

"Epic meal, totally outstanding flavours. Lovely setting, calm atmosphere, superb service."

Guest: Ashley

★★★★★

"Epic meal, totally outstanding flavours. Lovely setting, calm atmosphere, superb service."

Guest: Ashley

★★★★★

"Perhaps THE best steak I''ve eaten in Devon !! Every ingredient in my meal was bursting with freshness and flavour-an utter delight."

Steve

★★★★★

"Fabulous place, fab food and beautiful restaurant."

Guest: Margaret

PRESS REVIEW

"Top 20 New Hotels around the UK, 2018"

Press: The Guardian Newspaper, January 2018

★★★★★

"We had the MOST delicious meal at this stunning restaurant."

Guest: Hattie

★★★★★

"Stopped for coffee, first class, so good we returned for lunch. Stylish restaurant,impeccable service."

Guest: Chris

PRESS REVIEW

"Perfect. Irresistible food choices and bedrooms so comfortable you'll be tempted to stay there all day."

Press: Wonderland Magazine, Winter 2017/2018

★★★★★

"We enjoyed a beautiful meal, possibly one of the best we've ever had, anywhere in the world! We really didn't expect this level of sophistication."

Guest: Richard.

★★★★★

"This new Devon boutique hotel. Power showers, really fast WiFi, great food in the restaurant downstairs. Would definitely recommend."

Guest: Mareeziboo

★★★★★

"This place is such a surprise..The finishes scream luxury and style."

Guest: Jimmy

★★★★★

"So happy to have such a great new restaurant! Highly recommended. Friendly staff, delicious food, stylish setting. Looking forward to many more meals/parties there."

Guest: Vicki