The Railway Inn

Dartmouth Road, Churston Ferrers, Brixham, Devon, TQ5 0LL

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The Railway Inn is a family owned and operated business, located in the heart of the English Riviera. A warm and friendly Devon Inn and welcoming 6 Bedroom Hotel, our focus is on delicious cuisine using locally sourced, amazing fresh Devon produce and successfully merging wonderful hospitality with great food. Whether you drop in simply for a drink, something to eat or a place to stay – we offer it all.

Passionate about good honest food, locally sourced. Great food can only come from quality ingredients and we use local suppliers wherever possible.

We have a wide range of drinks from Local Real Ales and fine wines, all chosen with care from the best brewers and wine merchants in the area.  Our range of soft drinks includes Luscombes juices from Buckfastleigh, Devon. 

Real Ales from Dartmoor Brewer, Hunters Brewery (Ipplepen), Salcombe Brewery.

Great Wines from Regency Wines of Exeter who also supply us with an extensive Spirits Menu which include amazing Gin and Rum.

Situated adjacent to Dartmouth Steam Railway – so you can spend some time with us and then enjoy a great ride on a Steam Train – the only attraction in Devon that lets you enjoy the delights of Torquay, Paignton, Brixham, Dartmouth the River Dart, Kingswear & Totnes on your day out.

Catch the bus outside the Inn to visit Greenway – The family home of Agatha Christie. Agatha Christie used to visit the Inn whilst waiting for her train and could be seen writing at a table in the restaurant.  A vintage typewriter, the same as used by Agatha Christie, can be seen at the Inn. Churston Station was the location for the opening scene in “The System”, a 1964 film.

Opening Times

Season (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)
Monday - Saturday11:00 - 23:00
Sunday12:00 - 22:30



  • All areas accessible to disabled visitors
  • Designated parking provided for guests with disabilities


  • Bar
  • Carvery Available
  • Cater for vegetarians
  • Serve breakfast
  • Serve evening meal
  • Serve lunch
  • Special dietary requirements catered for
  • Take away service

Children & Infants

  • Children's menu

Establishment Features

  • Beer Garden
  • Dog Friendly
  • Exclusive hire of restaurant
  • Locally-sourced produce
  • On-site car parking

Payment Methods

  • All major credit cards accepted
  • Cash accepted
  • Contactless payment accepted



Map & Directions

Road Directions

Situated on the A3022 between Paignton & Brixham



Public Transport Directions

Bus No. 12; 120

Train:  Dartmouth Steam Railway




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