A very warm welcome to The Half Moon Inn
The Half Moon Inn is a sixteenth century, Grade Two listed historic fishing inn, which dates back to 1540. Nestled in the heart of the traditional, unspoilt Devon village of Sheepwash, and overlooking the Torridge Valley, our inn is located in some of the most picturesque countryside you’ll ever find.
For accommodation, dining reservations and country sports please contact us.
What a find, roaring fire, get atmosphere and fantastic food!
12 noon until 11.00pm
Monday – Saturday
12 noon until 10.30pm
Food served daily
Monday – Sunday
12 noon until 13.45pm
6pm until 8.45pm
New opening times
For the next few weeks, times are different at the Half Moon Inn due to Covid-19 guidelines.
We are pleased that the inn is now open, we ask that you please pre-book your table. The restaurant is also open but is subject to availability due to the reduced amount of tables in line with covid-19 guidelines.
Please note that our opening times do vary to those shown on the board outside, if you need further information please contact us.
Takeaways are available on Fridays and Saturdays between 5.30-8.00 pm pre-ordering is required.
Make it a Happy Valentine's Day, see our Valentine's 2020 special:
Reviews via Trip Advisor
Cycling to C2C, stayed overnight - lovely location, rooms very clean comfortable and great size with lots of character. Staff very friendly and helpful, good food, lovely pub and... read more
We love our visits to the Half Moon, a beautiful old pub full of character and a cosy atmosphere. The hosts are very friendly and welcoming, and the food is... read more
Firstly I want to say that the food was excellent and so much better than usual pub food. It was presented beautifully and tasted fresh and full of flavour. There... read more
My riding partner booked the Half Moon for an over-night stop having previously stayed here with his wife. We arrived late afternoon and first impressions were very encouraging as this... read more
2 night stay to meet up with an old friend from outside the UK . Absolutely gorgeous place ! The staff are all so friendly & cannot do enough for... read more
What a wonderful find in the picturesque Devon Countryside.
Ideal for all ages & Doggy friendly.
Choice,Quality,Quantity,presentation of meals offered is very varied.
Service very friendly....nothing is too much trouble.... read more
We spent two nights at the Inn whilst visiting friends. It was our first venture out after lockdown and have to say they take COVID very seriously and we both... read more
Superb warm welcome. Due to a 4 hour drive I missed lunch by 10 mins. They VERY kindly made me some anyway (best ham cheese & onion sarnie EVER). Wonderful... read more
As a woman travelling on my own it is very important for me to feel safe and at home away from home. This inn not only made me feel comfortable... read more
Staying in beautiful Highhampton, Devon. Checked the visitors comments book at our cottage and lots of people recommended the Half Moon Inn for excellent meals and service. Arrived today (08/08/20)... read more
Loved the hotel. The service was very friendly and helpful. The breakfast was also excellent. It was a little difficult to find (we didn't have a Satnav)... read more
This is a difficult time for Inns/Hotels like the Half Moon Inn. My family spent three nights there last week. The staff, without exception at breakfast, lunch and... read more
You can now buy a Half Moon Inn gift voucher as a treat or a thank you. Simply contact us and we will arrange it for you.