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After a restful night's sleep We believe starting the day with a hearty Breakfast is an essential part of your stay at The Spinney.

The ingredients we use for breakfast are top quality and, wherever possible, locally produced.

Our Free Range eggs come from Six Acre Farm Shirwell situated about 100 metres from our front door.

Breakfast service is relaxed and informal and we hope we can provide a perfect start to your day. Breakfast is served in our light & airy  conservatory on the ground floor, with a wide choice of cooked and/or continental breakfast options as well as vegetarian options. Breakfast is available from 7.45am to 9.30am on weekdays and 8.00am to 10.00am on Sundays.

Please let us know if you have any specific dietary requirements and we will do our best to help.

Travelling for work or need to beat the traffic on leaving? With advanced notice, we can cater an earlier breakfast or even provide hot breakfast snacks such as a bacon or sausage sandwich for you to take away.with you.

Sample Breakfast Menu


Choice of Fruit Juice

Choice of freshly brewed Tea's

and Coffee


Variety of Kellogs cereals

Selection of fresh fruit

Natural fresh yoghurt

Cheese & Meats


Choice of Jam,Marmalade or Honey


Creamy home made porridge

Served with Honey or Maple Syrup

(accompanied with a choice of dried fruit, berries & seeds)

Cooked Breakfasts

Full Devonshire Breakfast: 

Sausages, Bacon, Black Pudding, Egg, Mushroom, Tomato, Beans

Scrambled Eggs and Salmon on Sourdough Toast

Scotch Pancake Stack, served with seasonal accompanyments