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The Masons Arms Restaurant

| The Masons Arms Knowstone, Knowstone EX36 4RY, England
+44 1398 341231
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Overview
  • Excellent80%
  • Very good13%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“macaroons” (14 reviews)
“seared tuna” (10 reviews)
“partridge” (9 reviews)
Closed
All hours
CUISINES
European, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
| The Masons Arms Knowstone, Knowstone EX36 4RY, England
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1 - 10 of 432 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I ate here in celebration of her recent birthday. We couldn’t have hoped for a more welcoming and comfortable setting - with a gloriously warm log fire to sit in front of as we perused the menu and enjoyed our aperitifs. Staff...More

Thank wiltshiretraveller1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I took my husband to the Masons Arms for his birthday. From the moment we walked in, a bit late after a very wet journey, we were made welcome. The staff were friendly and professional and we were given some olives and nibbles whilst we...More

Thank Jenny N
Sarah D, Owner at The Masons Arms Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the great review of your lunch with us, do hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

It was Some time since we have made the trek out to Knowstone but certainly won't leave it as long next time! Service from arrival to departure was exceptional and nothing was too much trouble. Partridge and pigeon dishes were to die for and whilst...More

Thank Belinda A
Sarah D, Owner at The Masons Arms Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 December 2017

Thanks so much for your great review, we do hope to welcome you back before too long.

Reviewed 9 November 2017

Lovely friendly pub open fire and all Staff very welcoming. Nothing was too much trouble. Drinks cold, good atmosphere. Lunch menu was a bit limited with small portions. Why do they insist on calling gravy Jus? Michelin stars mean nothing to me, Michelin should stick...More

Thank colin1944
Sarah D, Owner at The Masons Arms Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2017

Oh well... at least you tried it!

Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

I was taken to the Masons arms by a client of mine . It is in the middle of nowhere , but once you arrive at the beautiful property and open the door and smell the fire burning and you are greeted by very friendly...More

Thank philmartin1952
Sarah D, Owner at The Masons Arms Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 11 November 2017

Thanks for your great review, so pleased that you enjoyed our lunch menu, hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 8 November 2017

Just brilliant. Front of house SO accommodating when 2 guests were unable to attend. The menu - divine, I could have ordered anything. The experience - sensory. The beetroot 3 ways, the seared tuna - a perfect start. The partridge & venison loin fabulous. Kim...More

Thank tim c
Sarah D, Owner at The Masons Arms Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2017

Wow! Thank you so much for your great review, do hope to see you again soon. MD

Reviewed 8 November 2017

Top quality food, excellent service and a very warm welcome. A great place to go for a special occasion, or in fact any occasion.

Thank R0sie287
Sarah D, Owner at The Masons Arms Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2017

Thank you for taking the time to post your lovely review, we hope to welcome you back soon.

Reviewed 5 November 2017

We had a great meal and service was great. Husband wasn't sure about most of the menu (fussy eater) so they were able to accommodate and serve him a lovely steak cooked just how he likes it. I had great main of partridge , with...More

Thank MicheleBlackman
Reviewed 22 October 2017

After numerous visits to the Masons Arms (our "go to" place for any/every special occasion), we were fortunate enough to attend a special evening which formed part of the launch of Mark's book "This is Mine". The entire menu was taken from the book with...More

Thank Elaine B
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Took my girlfriend here for our first Valentine's Day evening out, and could not have asked for better. The food was second to none, and the service was exceptional. Being of a slightly younger nature, the staff could have looked down on us compared to...More

Thank rsharples1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$24 - US$32
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | The Masons Arms Knowstone, Knowstone EX36 4RY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Knowstone
  • Phone Number: +44 1398 341231
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