Food & Drink

We strive to use local produce in imaginative, reasonably priced dishes. There are gluten free options and vegetarian choices available.

For our Menu. Please click here

If your group consists of 14 or more people then we will need you to pre order. This order needs to be with us the at least a day before the booking.

We are a small Inn with limited seating so Evening and Sunday Lunchtime reservation are highly recommended. Please call 01643 821229 make a reservation.

Dogs are welcome in the bar area, where there are dining tables available if you wish to eat with your pet
they even get free doggy biscuits.

We also have a wonderful beer garden which allows you to spend time outdoors, especially in the warm summer months!


Lamb lollipops” succulent lamb cutlets French trimmed, pan fried with fresh rosemary from our garden served with a balsamic glaze.
Medley of seasonal vegetables and pan fried potatoes with garlic butter.

Exmoor Ale battered cod with gastro chips, mushy peas and tartare sauce.

Locally sourced 8oz sirloin served with field mushroom and beef tomato with gastro chips.

A taste of Italy, beef lasagne in a rich tomato sauce and sprinkled cheese, served with garlic bread with parsley
and fresh mixed garden salad.

Butchers choice sausage trio, nestling on a bed of creamy mash with red wine gravy and petit pois.

Christmas & New Year

The Stags Head are offering a delicious Christmas menu to fill you with festive food and cheer. Delicious, locally sourced food cooked to perfection to beat the winter chill! We are also taking bookings for your Christmas parties.


Opening Times

  • Monday to Sunday 12 lunchtime – 11pm
  • Food served from 12 lunchtime – 3pm and evenings 6pm – 8.45pm


Please note you can park on our side of the road after 6 pm every night of the week so easy parking is almost always available. On the opposite side of the road there are no parking restrictions. Parking is also available at the public car park at the end of our road (See Map) and a number of side streets. Just park up outside and we will direct you to the nearest available parking. Dunster is a very safe place.

Kitchen Closed on Sunday Evenings but the Bar is open