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Wheelwright Inn

An Historic Devon Free House Country Pub

A beautiful 17th Century, historic thatched inn, located in the heart of the East Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and just a stone's throw from the World Heritage Jurassic Coast



The Wheelwright Inn

Once the home of the village wheelwright, the Wheelwright Inn has been at the heart of the community of Colyford for centuries.

The Wheelwright Inn offers  a top quality, locally-sourced menu with daily specials and of course a wide range of drinks. Local real ales, draught ciders and lagers, top quality wines and a varied selection of spirits.

The Wheelwright offers a large characterful main bar, with cosy wood burner for those winter days, a separate dining room and outside seating on the attractive sunny patio. The spacious Function Room is available to hire for parties and celebrations of all kinds and we can provide a top quality buffet and even have our in house DJ supply the music for your event.

Open all day, 7 days a week  The Wheelwright offers a warm welcome to all-comers, visitors to the area and members of the local community alike. 

Latest News

Come and join us on the last Sunday of every month at 7.30 for our popular quiz night! Teams of 4 maximum with £10 entry per team and all the money going to prizes.

Call today to book your table on 01297 598228

Joeys Jerky - Get beefed

Come down to The Wheelwright and try out some of the best tasting jerky you've ever tried!! Made at The Wheelright by our amazing head chef Joe using only the finest cuts of Colyford butchers beef, you won't be disappointed! 

Food & Drink


The best of local produce turned into original dishes by our chefs, accompanied by a full range of drink options, including local real ales, lagers and ciders alongside some of the finest drinks from around the world, like our very popular czech lager  Staropramen served in an ice cold glass.




The Wheelwright Inn,

Swan Hill Road, Colyford, Devon

EX24 6QQ

Open 7 days a week from 11.30 am until Close


Food serving times


Monday to Thursday

Lunch 12.00 - 2.30

Dinner 5.30 - 8.00


Friday and Saturday

Lunch 12.00 - 2.30

Dinner 5.30 - 8.30



Lunch 12.00 - 3.00

Dinner 5.00 - 7.00

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