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Waterfront Bistros in Dittisham

Tea & Cake at The Hideaway

Local Fish & Chips

Fine Dining

The Ferry Boat Inn - Dittisham

Enjoy your experience to the full

Whether you love home cooking or dining out, your stay at Dittisham Hideaway offers flexibilty to suit your preference. You could dine out every day, or you could dish up a family roast in our fully-equipped kitchens, or prepare a lovely Mediterranean salad to accompany a BBQ.

The village shop at The Red Lion in Dittisham and The Farm Shop at Garden Time Garden Centre, both 5-minute drives from the Hideaway, offer a lovely selection of produce. Both have dine-in facilities too. A large Sainsburys is located 10 minutes away on the edge of Dartmouth along with many bakeries, cafés, takeaways and restaurants.

The Embankment Bistro

Waterfront, Dartmouth

A truly classic bistro restaurant and bar serving breakfast, lunch and dinner with Elly Wentworth at the helm in the kitchen. Offering outstanding estuary views in a comfortable, casual environment with a classic bistro interior design.

Embankment Bistro also offers spectacular alfresco dining on ‘La Terrace’ partnering with Bollinger Champagne house and an artisan takeaway café with hand roasted Devon based coffee, ice cream and cakes.


When making or booking or popping by to dine, please mention you are staying at Dittisham Hideaway.

The Angel, Dartmouth

Enjoy a relaxed fine-dining experience in The Angel, a stunning restaurant located on the South Embankment, Dartmouth. Enjoy an award-winning, locally sourced and seasonal menu, created by Masterchef’s Professional runner-up Elly Wentworth.

Reservations are highly recommended. Call 01803 833488 or book online.

SAMPLE Tasting Menu
Sample Sunday Lunch Menu
Sample Set Lunch Menu Friday & Saturday

When making a Booking at The Angel, please mention you are staying at Dittisham Hideaway or alternatively we can make the booking on your behalf.

The River Shack Cafe

A relaxed, rustic, waterside destination offering delicious food and drink in beautiful surroundings.

Suitable for all of the family, and dogs are welcome too!

Anchorstone Café

The highly aclaimed and popular Anchorstone Café is a beautiful place to enjoy delicious and exceptional local seafood, and is one of South Hams’ few true riverside cafés.

As The Anchorstone operates seasonally and extremely popular, early booking is essential. To book, call 01803 722365.

The Red Lion Inn, Dittisham

Not only is the Red Lion Inn the village shop (a mini supermarket) and post office, it is also the local pub and restaurant. They serve fresh, locally-sourced food, Dartmoor ales, and wines from around the world.

To book a table or order a takeaway, call 01803 722235.

The Ferry Boat Inn, Dittisham

The Ferry Boat Inn occupies an enviable position on the waters edge, at the quay in Dittisham. The Ferry Boat is a traditional and authentic inn with a family-friendly bar and stunning riverside views. The pizzas are exceptionally good for which they also offer a takeaway service.

Reservations recommended. To book a table, call 01803 722368.

Rockfish, Dartmouth

Rockfish is known for serving the freshest local seafood, landed right on our doorstep at Brixham fishing port. Rockfish was opened in 2010 by renowned Michelin Star chef Mitch Tonks, who believes seafood is best when it’s fresh, local, and cooked simply and expertly.

Reservations are highly recommended. Call 01803 832800 or book online.

The Seahorse, Dartmouth

The Seahorse is an award-winning seafood restaurant, and is known for the warmth and spirit of its atmosphere – as well as its speciality: fresh, locally-caught seafood cooked over an open fire.

Reservations highly recommended. You can book online, or call 01803 835147.

Sportsmans Arms

Just over a mile from Dittisham Hideaway is the sportsmans arms.

A characterful country pub with log burning fireplaces, plenty of old beams and a large outdoor dining terrace. Plenty of parking; the food is freshly prepared with an appealing varied menu to a very high standard. The Sunday carvery lunch is highly recommended. Due to popularity advance booking is essential.

The Ancient Market Town of Totnes

on the banks of the River Dart

Totnes is just 8 miles (a 20-minute drive) from Dittisham. This beautiful historic town offers many tearooms, health food shops, an organic farm shop, supermarket, Asian cuisine and quaint cafés and artisan shops.

We recommend visiting:

Balti King
Rumour Restaurant & Wine Bar
The Cott Inn

The Curator
Pie Street

Perched on the slope of a sun-dappled wooded valley

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