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Christmas Menus

Christmas at the Volunteer Inn! We are now taking bookings for Christmas meals. Please note, you will need to let us know your menu choices five days before you visit, and pay a £5 deposit per person. Please collect a menu from the pub, the order form is on the back. Look forward to seeing […]

We’re hiring!

Job opportunity at the Volunteer Inn We are looking for someone aged 16 or over to join our team. Job description Kitchen and waiting duties Days Weekends and potentially some weekdays Person spec We’re looking for someone hardworking, reliable & friendly. How to apply Call 01404 814060 and ask for Mike or Jacqui.

Trio of Successes!

We’re delighted to announce that as a result of our continued investment into training, three staff members have achieved relevant qualifications. Hannah Cureton obtained Level 2 in Accounting through the Association of Accountancy Technicians (AAT); Gemma Luscombe gained qualifications in Licensed Hospitality Skills and Licensed Hospitality Operations with BIIAB, the awarding organisation for work based […]

We’re In! Good Beer Guide 2019

The Volunteer is thrilled to once again feature in CAMRA‘s Good Beer Guide for 2019. Regulars will know that we are dedicated to offering great choices to real ale lovers; from local brewers Otter Brewery to Cornish giants St Austell Brewery. Exmoor Ales, Exeter Brewery, Salcombe Brewery, Hanlons Brewery, Bays Brewery and Branscombe Vale Brewery […]

Ongar to Ottery – Fundraising for Tar Barrels

Fundraising for the Tar Barrels – please donate! Our son Connor Down and his friend Jake Freeman are doing an extraordinary challenge to help raise funds for Ottery st Mary Tar Barrels. They are running from Ongar in Essex to Ottery St Mary in just four days. They are doing this in order to keep […]

Ladies Darts

Calling all lady dart players!! We’re hoping to start a Volly ladies dart team on a Wednesday night. Any ladies interested please contact Jacqui Down on 01404 814060 asap!

Made in Devon

Devon born and bred We’re big fans of Devon at the Volly! To show our commitment we have recently added to our ‘Made in Devon’ choices. We now offer: Otter Brewery Bitter and Ale – Devon Real Ale Sandford Orchards – Devon Cider Otter Brewery Tarka 4 – Devon Lager Of course, we always have […]

New Menus at the Volly

New Menus If you’ve eaten with us recently, you will have seen our new menus. All the old favourites are still available, including our Barrel of Whole Prawns, Steak & Ale Pie, Volunteer Chicken, Steaks and Mixed Grill. We’ve also introduced some new meals inlcuding Three Cheese Linguine and there are more Gluten Free options […]

Ladies Night at the Volly

Join us for Ladies Night on Sunday, 10th June. Fun make up demo and no doubt a drink or two! Starts at 7.30pm Come along and have a giggle!

New for Summer

Ooarr Ooarr Cider alert! We now have ‘bag in box’ ciders from Sandford Orchards. Choose from Shaky Bridge and Devon Mist.               New to the bar! We also have on draught, Sandford Orchards Devon Red and from Otter Brewery, Tarka Four.