Welcome to The Royal Oak

Stephen Earp would like to welcome you to The Royal Oak,
the perfect Dartmoor hideaway for drinking and dining.

Update from The Royal Oak, Meavy

Royal Oak outside serviceNOW OPEN

We look forward to seeing you soon, and welcoming you back to the Royal Oak.

We have some tables outside on the patio and we have been given permission from the Parish Council to put benches on the village green.

We will be operating full table service in accordance with the government guidelines.

We are not booking tables but operating on a first come first serve basis.

Please remember that you must track and trace when visiting any pub.

Royal Oak service on the greenAlfresco drinking and dining

The bar will be open from 10am to 8pm.

We are offering brunch every day from 10am till midday then Lunch midday till 3pm.

On Friday and Saturdays we will also be pizzas in the afternoon till 6pm and a takeout – takeaway menu till 8pm.

On Sunday we will also have slow roasted pork rolls over lunch time then pizzas till 6pm.

The bar will be open till 8pm every night but currently we will not be offering food in the evenings apart from Friday and Saturday.

We will be continuing to do our takeaway menu on Friday and Saturday nights until we can open fully.

You are welcome to have a drink outside whilst you wait!

We look forward to 17th May when we can fully open.

Hope to see you all soon.

Stephen & the Royal Oak team


save pub lifeThe pub is closed in accordance with the lockdown restrictions.

We are doing takeaway food on a Friday and Saturday evenings between the hours of 5pm and 8pm. It will be a limited menu. The Take Away Menu is available to view and download: Take Away Menu, so you can pre-order and book your pick up slot.

We are unable to do takeaway alcoholic drinks but you can order wine, real ale and cider delivered to your door through www.brew2you.co.uk.

Friday fish – home made beer battered cod, served with chips. £10.
Served in a takeaway box. Enjoy at home. Or from our take away menu, we also have lemon chicken, steak pie, barbecue chicken wings, beef and vegetarian tartlet.


The Royal Oak is open all day for drinking from 11am till 10pm. We serve food from 12noon till 2pm (12-3 on weekends) and 6pm till 8pm.
We have a lite bite menu plus a special boards. Try our local real ales and scrumpy cider, plus lots of non-alcoholic drinks and great coffee.

Come and check us out . . .

The plan at The Royal Oak was a simple one, we wanted to have a fantastic traditional pub, offering great local ale and cider, good quality locally sourced food and friendly service.

Runner-Up Country Pub of the Year 2020Now in our eleventh year, and after being voted Runner-Up Country Pub of the Year by Plymouth CAMRA, I think we have achieved this.

So whether you’re after lunch, an evening meal, Sunday roast or just a tapas after enjoying the picturesque surroundings, you’re always welcome at The Royal Oak. But don’t take my word for it come on give us a try.

We are open Wednesday to Sunday from 10am to serve food five days a week.

We offer a children’s menu and they are welcome to dine in the lounge, please note children under the age of eight years are not allowed in the bar after 6pm.

Whether you have 4 paws, hoofs or muddy boots you are always welcome.

Dogs are welcome in the bar as long as they are kept on a lead and under control.

new seating december 2020

. . . and settle down for a drink or meal, or both!
You’ll always get a warm welcome.

The Royal Oak Inn pub sign


Read a newspaper in the Royal Oak bar
customers enjoy a meal on the village green
Food Hygiene Rating 5