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Good Beer Guide

The Volunteer Inn is in! If you haven’t already heard the good news we have been selected again in The Good Beer Guide by CAMRA – the Campaign for Real Ale. This is the book for beer lovers. It has listings for 4,500 pubs across the UK, and all entries have been selected by CAMRA […]

Remembrance Sunday Parade

Remembrance Sunday Parade, 10th November Please disregard the details currently published in the Gazette, as these are incorrect. Ottery St Mary Veteran’s Society and Royal British Legion (Ottery) are pleased to announce the following details: 0930 – marchers/walkers muster at Land of Canaan. 0945 – Parade moves off, stopping briefly in the square for those […]

Kitchen closed for Tar Barrels

Please note….! The kitchen is closed Monday 4th November for the evening Also closed all day Tuesday 5th November for Barrels. We are ticket only on Tuesday (tickets are all sold out). Back to normal (!) on Wednesday 6th November.

Rugby at the Volley

Friday 25th October Bath v Exeter Chiefs KO @ 19.45 Saturday 26th October England v New Zealand KO @ 09.00 Pub open 08.30am for breakfast Gloucester v Wasps KO @ 15.00 Sunday Wales v South Africa KO @ 09.00 Pub open 08.30 for breakfast Leicester v Saracens KO @ 15.00

Rugby World Cup Opening Times

Special Opening Times for the Rugby World Cup! And you’ll be able to order a Volley Full English Breakfast too!

We’re hiring!

We are currently looking for full-time and part-time staff. To apply or discuss the roles further, please call us on 01404 814060, drop into the pub (Broad Street, Ottery St Mary) or send your CV to Mike Down: Available roles Chef Full-time, permanent Full-time chef required! We are looking for someone who has at […]

By the Glass

We have recently changed our wine list to give a wonderful new selection to our customers. The list includes reds, whites, rose, fortified wine, sparkling and Champagne – and we also have a delicious English wine from Lyme Bay Winery, just along the coast. Take a look at what’s on offer on our new Wine […]

D-Day Menu

We always have a weekly specials board at the Volunteer Inn, and we love to create something themed when we can. 6th June marks the 75th Anniversary of D-Day. This is the day, in 1944, when over 160,000 Allied troops landed in France to fight Germany on the Normany beaches in Operation Overlord. Over 5000 […]

Veterans Monthly Breakfast

Our monthly fundraising ‘Veterans Breakfast’! During the special Remembrance Sunday in 2018 which marked 100 years since Armistice Day, a group of Veterans got together in the pub and discussed the lack of wreaths. Everyone agreed it would be a good idea to club together for an Ottery Veterans wreath – and what better way […]