The George Pub and Hotel sits nestled at the top of the ancient market town of Hatherleigh in Devon, a stone’s throw from the town’s Norman Church. The George has large and welcoming public spaces with 11 luxuriously furnished en-suite bedrooms.
Accommodation at The George is suitable for those attending weddings, visiting friends in the area, business meetings and holidays in the Hatherleigh area. Whatever the reason for your stay, you will be warmly welcomed by experienced pub manager Marianne (Maz) Kenyon and her husband Gareth Kenyon. Gareth is an accomplished and experienced chef.
Marianne and Gareth have special business rates for overnight stays. If you are in the Hatherleigh area on business, contact The George for details as this is a recent addition to the price list. All room rates are per room and include breakfast for two people.
Book A Free Meeting Room At The George!
Located towards the back of the pub and alongside the courtyard is a meeting room suitable for meetings between 2 and 10 people. The meeting room can be used by any local business free of charge. This is a fantastic offer from Marianne and Gareth. At the moment the meeting room is available for use for any period from a couple of hours through to the whole day. Business breakfasts or sandwiches are available to order, as are bar meals for lunchtime or all-day business meetings.
All room prices are per room and include breakfast for two people.
Marianne and Gareth Kenyon took over the management of The George just before the busy Easter period in April 2012. They brought with them a wealth of experience having previously run successful public houses in Chippenham, Gloucestershire.
Gareth has been a chef for over 20 years and Marianne’s father was an executive chef, while Marianne herself has spent most of her working life – almost 15 years – in restaurants and pubs, runs in the family.
Eating Out At The George – Quality Food!
The aim at The George in Hatherleigh is to supply delicious restaurant quality food for customers that dine out in the evenings or to celebrate a special occasion. The George is also all about the provision of wholesome and high quality less formal menus for lunches and casual dinners and as such, you can expect all your favourite pub classics.
Home cooked food, such as lamb shanks, with a choice of four different potato dishes such as french fries, mashed potatoes, Daupinois or roasted potatoes. There is also a choice of three seasonal vegetables. All vegetables are included in the pricing you see on the menu for each main course. A variety of steaks and grill favourites are also on offer such as Trio of Sausage, Lamb Cutlets, Pork Medallions each with expertly prepared sauces and accompaniments such as crispy apple dumplings.
Traditional Sunday Lunches In Hatherleigh
On sundays a traditional roast is provided with yorkshire puddings and stuffing. These extras are not limited to those eating roast beef, but are offered with all of the roasts served so that these Sunday treats are available to everyone. To welcome families, children’s lunches will be half price on Sundays. All food is prepared from first principles in The George.
For more casual eating, there is good pub food with a wide variety of sandwiches, Lasagne, Ploughmans, Cottage Pies and Jacket Potatoes. All of these are quickly delivered and freshly made on the premises.
The George – The Building
The George in Hatherleigh is a stunning new build; rebuilt in 2010 after a fire gutted the original. However it maintains an old world charm despite it’s 21st century credentials, with it’s thatched roof, wooden beams and its commanding position at the top of the town.
Marianne is especially excited about the accommodation she is able to offer at The George. Each of the 11 hotel bedrooms is en-suite, comfortable and tastefully decorated.
The George is going to be concentrating on providing high quality food to regular customers and visitors alike. There will also be themed food nights such as curry nights, fish and chips nights etc.
The Kenyon children have even created the children’s menu – something exciting and appealing to youngsters devised by the very people themselves.
The George at Hatherleigh is owned by Leisure PRH Ltd. You can call The George on 01837 811614