The Bear & Blacksmith
A Pub for Locals & Visitors Alike
Our friendly pub based in Chillington boasts a warm and welcoming atmosphere for locals and visitors alike.
We are proud to support local suppliers and serve a delicious range of locally grown produce and drinks.
Our menu features the freshest fish and seafood from the shores surrounding the pub, as well as a selection of Devon’s finest meat sourced and butchered from our own farm and also from The Salcombe Meat Co.
This is all accompanied by our lovingly home grown vegetables or produce from Wilton Farm in South Pool.
Forget Food Miles
The Kitchen Garden
Claire grows a range of home grown vegetables from seed and then lovingly cares for the kitchen garden situated right next to the pub.
Our 4 1/2 acre small holding in South Allington where we rear pigs, lambs, chickens and Christmas poultry. A couple of poly tunnels grow additional veg that can’t br grown in the Kitchen Garden.
The Salcombe Day Boat “Hustler” run by father and son team Phil & Adam Cardew catch our Crab. Rod and line caught fish come from Chris Roberts and his boat “Anglo Dawn”.
from 3 Miles
Wilton Farm in South Pool supplement what the Kitchen Garden and Farm can’t produce with a variety of Vegetables, The Salcombe Meat Company & Durrants Butchers provide high quality meats that we don’t rear ourselves.
from 1.8 Miles
Our tried and tasted local drinks come from the South Hams Brewery (just down the road), Bays Brewery (in Torbay), Lusbcombe Drinks (near Buckfastleigh) & Otter Brewery (near Honiton).
Really lovely menu with a specials board that changes daily. Local produce which shows in the taste and freshness of the dishes. Good wine and beer selection and friendly, efficient staff. Contemporary decor makes this a comfortable and stylish place to visit for a meal...More
Impromptu visit for our supper. We had fish and chips, Monkfish and Hake were on the menu. Service was 10/10 Food was 10/10 Presented well, tasted fab, good portions and great value for money. Not normally a dessert person but the chocolate fondue pudding was...More
We went for lunch and the open crab sandwich was to die for (and we've eaten a lot of those in South Devon)! All the staff are very friendly and welcoming and the service was great. We had a nosy at some of the other...More
MON – SAT
12:00pm – 3:00pm
6:00pm – 11:00pm
12:00pm – 4:00pm
(Sunday Lunch Served Until 3.00pm)
6:00pm – 10:30pm