Watch this space for details of our Beer, Cider & Music Festival 2022

Dates for your Diary - the next Beer, Cider & Music Festival will be held between

Friday 29th & Sunday 31st July 2022   

Bands, Beers, Ciders etc will be announced nearer the time - just make sure you have booked your time so that you can be at the Winch to enjoy the Festivities.





Here below are details of our Festival in 2021 - 2022 will be even BETTER!!



Friday 30th July - 6pm to late   

Saturday 31st July - OPEN ALL DAY  from Noon   

Sunday 1st August - Noon until 4.30pm



Friday  -  Turnette Doone from 8pm

Saturday -  Dan McHugh fresh from London from 8pm   

Sunday -  Taunton Ukulele Strummers Club from 2pm



BEERS  LINED  UP  (and pictures of some of the badges)

Langton Brewery (Leicestershire)  -  Inclined Plane & Thomas Lift

Hanlon's Brewery (Exeter)  -  Citra IPA 

Exeter Brewery  -  'Fraid Not

Prescott Brewery   -  Grand Prix

Stannary Brewery  -  Ctrl-Alt-Delete & Stannary Pale Ale

Exmoor Ales -  Silver Stallion 

Otter -  Otter Head

Parkway  -  Cheeky Monkey, Mumbo Jumbo & Norwegian Blue

Hunter's Brewery -  Old Charlie, Devon Dreamer & Hunters Premium

Black Tor - Devonshire Pale Ale

 Plus other ales available inside the Pub at some stage including Avocet, Yellow Hammer, Jail, Legend, Tribute, Stag and Otter Amber



Black Rat Traditional Scrumpy

Harry's Cider -  Flash Harry (Mango & Lime)  &  Orchard Dew

Rich's Cider  - Traditional Farmhouse

Rosie's  Pig  -  Rhubarb   &   Raspberry

Sandford Orchards  -  Devon Mist,  Slack Ma Girdle  & The General

Sheppy's Cider  -  Farmhouse,  Blackberry & Elderflower and Orchard Dew

Trickys Cider  -  Wizard  &  Elderflower























The programme for this year's Festival which runs from 30th July to 1st August 2021 


FRIDAY  -  music from TURNETTE DOONE from 8pm

SATURDAY  -  Open all day and we have some fantastic music from Dan McHugh (direct from London) starting at 8pm. 

There was also a BBQ in the evening

SUNDAY  -  a slightly different musical offering today with the mellifluous tones of the TAUNTON UKULELE STRUMMERS from 1.30pm




RESTAURANT - was open as usual - Friday & Saturday 12-2 and 6-9        Sunday Roast - from 12-2.30       









Opening Times:  


Monday to Thursday Noon 2.30 and 6 - 10

Friday and Saturyda Noon- 2.30 and 6 - 10.30

Sunday Noon- 3.30


Monday to Saturday Noon - 2 and 6 - 8.45

Sunday Noon - 3


Takeaway Food Served

Mon - Sat   Noon - 2pm  and 5.30pm - 8pm 

Sunday Lunch Noon to 3pm

Special Takeaway Offers

at the Winch:


Sunday Roast  £10 one course

£12 two courses

Order at Least 24 hours in advance


Cod, Chips and Mushy Peas -   £8.95