Kitley House Hotel & Restaurant

Kitley Estate, Yealmpton, Plymouth, Devon, PL8 2NW

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 194 reviews194 reviews

Add Kitley House Hotel & Restaurant to your Itinerary

Close window

Call direct on:

Tel01752 881555

Dinning at Kitley House hotel
  • Dinning at Kitley House hotel
  • Kitley House Hotel & Restaurant
  • head chef Ben Davies
  • Chocolate dessert at Kitley House Hotel
  • Dinning at Kitley House hotel
  • head chef Ben Davies
  • Wedding at Kitley House Hotel
  • Mussels at Kitley House Hotel
  • Dinning at Kitley House hotel
  • Family enjoying the outdoors at Kitley House Hotel

You can expect a warm welcome at Kitley House Hotel, a historic manor house serving delicious, unpretentious food made from fresh, locally-sourced, seasonal ingredients. The restaurant has recently been awarded One AA Rosette for its service and food, following the introduction of more adventurous fare alongside old favourites served with a modern twist.

Kitley’s suppliers are as local as it gets: the Blackmore-Matthews family breeds the restaurant’s succulent pork, chicken, and duck right on the estate; local butcher Gribble’s supplies the beef; fresh fish is sourced from Plymouth, Brixham or Newlyn markets; while rainbow vegetables, potatoes, and brassicas are grown at Pips fruit and veg farm just across the road from the hotel.

The 500-year-old manor house is full of history, but the atmosphere is friendly and informal. There’s a choice of dining options, all with views over the gardens and extensive family-run estate: relax in the bar where classic bistro dishes are available throughout the day or eat from the restaurant’s a la carte menu in the evening.

On Sundays, the hotel has a laid-back feel that’s perfect for making the most of the weekend, serving all-day Sunday roasts from midday through to 9 pm. Enjoy an aperitif while listening to live music from the hotel’s resident pianist, then while away the afternoon with a Sunday roast or a Devon Cream Tea to jazz tunes from the Ronnie Jones Trio.

Kitley offers seasonal fine dining and wine tasting events, a superb way to sample a creative five-course dinner perfectly paired with a selection of divine wine. You can also book for private lunches and parties.

Special dietary requirements can be catered for if advised at the time of booking.

Book Tickets

Guide Prices

Guide prices:

All-day Sunday roasts - (from January 2019) 3 courses for £24.95, 2 courses for £19.95. Children 5-12 years £12.95. Under 5s dine free.

A la carte menu - starters from £5.95, mains from £12.95, desserts from £5.95,

Classic Cream Teas from £8.95

Opening Times

Open (1 Jan 2021 - 31 Dec 2021)

View

Close

Map & Directions

View

Close

View

Close

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4 of 5 stars
    • Service
      4 of 5 stars
    • Value
      4 of 5 stars
    • Food
      4 of 5 stars
    • Atmosphere
      4 of 5 stars
    • Excellent
      106
    • Very Good
      40
    • Average
      28
    • Poor
      10
    • Terrible
      10

    Recent Reviews:

    • 275darrenf
      Like a grand place that has fallen on hard times
      2 of 5 stars
      14th Jan 2020
      It’s ok A bit like an old aristocrat who has gone broke, i know my room is in the attic but the bathroom is tired the window frames are rotting. The worst part is the lack of WiFi which as a business... Read full review
    • Oldblogger
      Lunch at Kitley
      5 of 5 stars
      9th Feb 2020
      Lovely meal with friend whose birthday it was. We both had starters and main But added a dessert. All served immaculately with a smile. Read full review
    • djbriggs12
      Fowey, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Business
      Couldnt have been better
      5 of 5 stars
      6th Apr 2020
      Held an event for 50 people there, and honestly, it couldnt have gone better. The staff were amazing - incredibly helpful. The venue was perfect. Will be returning lots! Read full review

    Gradings

    • 1 AA Rosettes
    1 AA Rosettes

    What's Nearby

    1. Wembury Beach

      Owned by the National Trust with its own Marine Conservation Centre and guided rock pool…

      3.26 miles away
    2. Flete Estate

      If you want a beach holiday without the crowds, Mothecombe beach is one of the quieter…

      3.83 miles away
    3. Gaia Spa

      Gaia Spa at Boringdon Hall in Devon will offer staying guests and day visitors access to…

      3.94 miles away
    4. Bovisand Beach

      An Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB), the main beach at Bovisand is a sheltered…

      4.04 miles away
    1. Challaborough Beach

      A sheltered cove with a fine sandy beach in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB).…

      6.86 miles away
    2. Bigbury on Sea Beach

      A stunning sandy beach in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) joined by causeway…

      7.19 miles away
    3. Burgh Island

      Burgh Island is an iconic landmark on the South Devon coast, located directly opposite…

      7.24 miles away
    4. Bantham Beach

      A beautiful large sandy beach ideal for watersports, especially surfing. Swimming is safe…

      7.96 miles away
    5. South Milton Sands

      Thurlestone/South Milton Sands is owned by the National Trust and is within an Area of…

      8.85 miles away
    6. Thurlestone Beach

      Are the usual summer crowds driving you crazy when all you want to do is chill out and…

      8.86 miles away
    7. Thurlestone Voyage Spa

      The Voyage Spa at the Thurlestone Hotel offers the ultimate in relaxation – whether it’s…

      8.97 miles away
    8. Hope Cove Beach

      This is a sheltered, sandy beach in a traditional fishing village in the beautiful South…

      10.21 miles away
    9. Salcombe North Sands Beach

      Crouched between two headlands in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB), the beach…

      13.48 miles away
    10. Soar Mill Cove Beach

      A tiny remote sandy inlet set below the craggy black towers of Bolt Head. Access only on…

      13.52 miles away
    11. Salcombe South Sands Beach

      A fine sandy family beach in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB), with excellent…

      13.53 miles away
    12. Pennywell Farm

      Hands on activities, shows and displays. The biggest farm activity park in the South West…

      13.58 miles away
    Previous Next
    Shaldon
    European Union Leader South Devon Coastal

    Don't Miss

    Don't Miss

    Don't Miss

    Don't Miss

    Don't Miss

    Don't Miss

    Don't Miss

    Don't Miss

    Don't Miss