A very warm welcome toThe Mussel Inn

Loved by both visitors and locals alike, our cosy inn can be found in the heart of the beautiful South Hams Village of Down Thomas on the South Devon coast.

There’s nothing we love more than delivering a welcoming and first-class service and it is this, together with our carefully prepared and fresh locally-sourced food, that makes every visit to The Mussel memorable.

Pay us a visit and let us look after you at our traditional inn or in one of our luxury 3-bedroom holiday cottages.

We look forward to seeing you soon.


With delicious food and a wide array of drinks for all occasions, The Mussel Inn is loved by both visitors and locals alike.

About us


All of our food is lovingly prepared and sourced from locally sustainable suppliers throughout Devon and Cornwall.

See our menus


Thinking of holidaying in Devon this year? The Mussel Inn and Cottages have 4 luxury 3 bed cottages available to rent throughout the year.


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See what we have to offer at The Mussel Inn, Down Thomas.