Our Restaurant

We offer a choice of venues for eating. Our well appointed restaurant has beautiful views over open countryside and our Front Bar has an original flagstone floor and a welcoming wood burner – ideal for a well-deserved real ale and lunch after a long walk on the Quantocks!  Our Skittle Alley offers seating in the stalls – where the horses were kept when the pub was a coaching stop – and is heated by our fabulous Eco-burner.  In the summer, the garden is the place to enjoy the view
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Our Rooms

The Carew Arms offers lovely rooms.  As a grade II listed building, it can be a little ‘quirky’ but you’ll enjoy the rich and interesting history.

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Group Enquiry

Whether it’s mountain biking or a family get-together, if you’re interested in booking The Carew Arms as a group, please use our Contact Us page to get in touch.

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About The Carew Arms


The Carew Arms boasts fresh country air, picturesque views and a rich and interesting history, perfect for family or friends. There are many places to walk and take in the fantastic scenery, whether its up the Quantock Hills or down through the country villages, you can always rest your feet, have a refreshing real ale or even stay overnight in one of our 6 comfortable rooms perfectly suited for long or short-term accommodation.

Our staff

The business is owned by Iain Kirkpatrick, who has been part of The Carew now for almost nine years.  We are extremely lucky to have Jamie Brooks as our head chef.  Jamie has a fantastic reputation, having worked both internationally and locally, and was born in Crowcombe – a true local!  Our bar staff and wait staff are all committed to provided a great level of service, with a smile.