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Meet The Chefs

Amy Mitchell, Joe Suttie & Lewis Mitchell

Joe Suttie and Amy Mitchell are locally grown chefs who have become renowned in and around Ashburton for their talent in cooking.

Lewis Mitchell has been with the team from the start and new to the role of junior Head chef.

Lewis has most certainly stepped up the mark in the kitchen and is pushing the team to higher standards, already receiving aa rosettes and mentions in waitrose good food guide. keep an eye out for this one.

You may know Amy and Joe from their delicious creations previously at The Agaric Restaurant or during various “pop up” events that have taken place throughout the town, but now they're excited to announce the opening of their own restaurant; The Old Library, located in the heart of Ashburton, Dartmoor.

They're passionate about supporting their community and creating sensational homemade dishes using high quality ingredients. Therefore they source their ingredients locally and use neighbouring tradesmen; from veg growers like Cuddyford Meadows, Garry and Elise at Country Cheeses to their photographer James Higgin.


Ambrose Vevers has shared his outstanding carpentry knowledge and skill to help create the restaurant interior and hand craft their furniture.

Joe and Amy work hard to deliver memorable dining experiences whilst always ensuring their menu ideas are fresh and innovative to keep everyone's tastebuds tingling!



Private dining sample tasting menu

minimum 6 people maximum 10

£100 p.p

with wine included



Poached langoustine, marinated radish & spiced tomato veloute



Chicken liver parfait, prosciutto crisp, mushroom & pickled shallot



Pan seared cod, roasted celeriac & garlic espuma, fennel, crayfish tails & crab bisque



Cannon of lamb, poached parsnip, asparagus, Marrow fat pea, smoked crème fraiche & lamb jus



Raspberry soufflé & black current sorbet

Vegetarian  & vegan options available, please let us know if you have any allergies or dietary requirements

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Amazing food amazing people!

Can't wait to go again!

Gavin Teague, Exeter, Devon

At Your Service

Tel: 01364 652896 |  Email: theoldlibraryrestaurant@gmail.com


Opening Times








Breakfast-Brunch      Dinner





10am-2pm                          6-9pm

10am-2pm                          6-9pm

Closed                                Closed

Where To Find Us

The Old Library Restaurant is located in the centre of Ashburton, Dartmoor opposite the town car park.

The Old Library, North St, Ashburton, Devon

TQ13 7QH


Make a Booking for private dining

Tell us about your event or booking and we can
begin the creation process.
Please leave a phone number and let us know if you have any dietary requirements or allergies.
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Tel: 01364 652896  |  Email: theoldlibraryrestaurant@gmail.com


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