The Ley Arms, Kenn, Nr Exeter EX6 7UW 01392 832341

The Ley A quintessential, 13th century, thatched country inn
tucked away in the picturesque Kenn Valley, Devon
ARMS A quintessential, 13th century, thatched country inn tucked away in the picturesque Kenn Valley, Devon The Ley

You can book up to eight guests via our booking widget, if you would like to book for a larger number please call or email us, so we can book you in.
If you would like to book a table within the next few hours it is also advisable to call.

We do keep a few tables for ‘walk-ins’, so if you are having trouble booking, you can still try and stop by and we will try our best to fit you in!

You can book using the widget above or via our Facebook page, call us on 01392 832 341 or email us:

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We have many options to accommodate your needs, including over 100 outside heated covered areas.
Every effort is still being made to make sure your visit to us is as safe as possible with enhanced social distancing and regular sanitising. We do appreciate you wearing face coverings in communal areas.

Passionate and experienced chef required – and we have Bar & Restaurant team vacancies.

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AboutThe Ley

Tucked away in the picturesque Kenn valley, near Exeter, The Ley Arms country inn has welcomed locals and travellers since the 13th century.

Now, The Ley, as we affectionately call it, serves traditional pub dishes with ingredients plucked from the surrounding garden that is Devon. They call that provenance and it’s what The Ley is all about.



Closer, fresher, tastier
We’re proud to source local produce wherever possible – we serve the best the county has to offer from our fabulous partners. See our Local Food Suppliers.

Insidethe Ley!

A place to relax
Relax in our Snug next to the log burner and enjoy a pre to after dinner drink on our sumptuous leather Chesterfields.


Choose your style
Dine in one of our individual areas – from the casual Village bar, to the more exclusive boardroom, ideal for special occasions.


An extensive selection
Enjoy a drink at our bar, choose from our extensive Gin menu, our specialist Whisky collection or West Country Ales as well all the usual tipples! You can also savour our home made bar nibbles.

  • A warm welcome and superb food. The Sausage, Bubble & Squeak was out of this world!
    Jeanette Lucy
  • Nice old world charm with a modern twist, really enjoyed our food, and good ale, situated in a beautiful village well worth a visit.
    Carol Lee
  • My partner and I came to The Ley Arms yesterday evening, the food was great, and staff were lovely and welcoming. Would definitely recommend to anyone who is in the area or just passing through the are to make the effort to eat here.
    hanwebber123, via Trip Advisor
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