Holbeton's village pub
The Mildmay Colours is a traditional village pub located in the heart of a small, quiet, picture postcard village nestled in the beautiful South Devon countryside. We are passionate about providing a warm and friendly welcome and serving local Devon ales and ciders, and delicious home-cooked food.
Holbeton is located just off the A379, halfway between Plymouth and Kingsbridge. We are very close to the beautiful Erme estuary - why not combine your visit with a walk along the fabulous coastal path or relax on Mothecombe Beach? We are very much looking forward to welcoming you!
Tuesday to Thursday: 6:00 to 10:00pm (food served until 8:30pm)
Friday & Saturday: 6:00 to 11:00pm (food served until 8:30pm)
Saturday and Sunday:
Midday to 2:00pm (food served until 1:30pm)
Morning coffee & cake
10:30am to midday
About our pub
The Mildmay colours is a real Devon pub specialising in Devon ales and ciders, serving great food from field, sea and sky. We are passionate about providing warm and friendly hospitality, and look forward to welcoming you - and your four-legged friend! We have a lovely terrace area for the warmer weather and a fabulous log burner for those colder months - ideal to warm up by after a walk on our local beaches.
We serve snacks at lunchtime on Saturdays, and delicious meals (including roast) at lunchtime on Sundays. Evening meals are available from Tuesday to Saturday. We source our produce locally as we are keen to support our local economy. We are dog friendly and when it is quiet you may be introduced to our pub dog Merlin.
Read about the history of the Mildmay Colours here.
The Mildmay Colours is run by husband and wife team Rik and Nicky, formerly proprietors of The Ivy Barn Bed and Breakfast (located behind the pub).
The pub was purchased by a small group of villagers in November 2019. When pubs were closed in March 2020 due to lockdown we decided to refurbish, and after a lot of hard work including the installation of a new kitchen, the pub was reopened at the end of August 2020.
We are pleased with the result, and are very much looking forward to welcoming you.
Food and drink
We have a good range of delicious wines, including some specially selected House options which we think you'll love. Enjoy our exciting range of spirits and liqueurs, including some fabulous flavoured gin, and a range of excellent draft beer, lager and cider.
We pride ourselves in supporting local Devon independent small breweries and serve local ales, lagers and cider.
See what's on our evening menu.
If you'd like to enjoy our delicious cooking at home, have a look at our takeaway menu.
The takeaway service is available on Friday and Saturday evenings, and must be pre-booked (by 4:30pm please). Call us on 01752 830555 to place your order.
We wish to be reassure customers and staff that they will remain safe whilst in the pub and that we will continue to take all necessary hygiene precautions and keep the pub ventilated.
We will no longer have the one way system but ask customers to be sensible and give space to those passing by. If you would like to still wear a mask whilst moving around the pub please feel free to do so.
South Hams area
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