Sampson Barton Dining

The perfect setting whether meeting friends, a family celebration or a romantic dinner. Whatever the occasion, we cater superbly for your exact needs

Opening Times for Non Residents

Tuesday to Saturday from 7pm – 9pm

  • Tables from 2 – 10 people
  • Superb 2 and 3 course dinner
  • Excellent choice of wines
  • Fully licenced with a wide selection of beers, wines and spirits

Daily Menus & Special Occasions

Our menus are changed daily and kept up to date with the changing seasons. Sampson is ideal if you are looking for somewhere a little different; the rural, peaceful surroundings provide a relaxing setting away from the hussle and bussle of everyday life. Pre-dinner drinks are served in the oak beamed lounge with huge inglenook and roaring log fire in winter months.

Wine List

Our wines are carefully chosen to compliment our menus after in-depth consultation with local wine merchants at Bray Valley Wines

Red Wines

Pinot Noir, La Umbra – Romania £14.60
Shiraz, Water Stop Station – Australia £14.80
Merlot, Norte Chico, Chile £15.40
Cotes du Rhone, Louis Mousset – France £15.90
Malbec, Trivento – Argentina £15.90
Rioja, Bodegas Navajas – Spain £16.90

White Wines

Pinot Grigio, Vivolo di Sasso – Italy £14.80
Chardonnay, Water Stop Station – Australia £15.80
Chenin Blanc – South Africa £16.40
Viognier, Trivento – Argentina £16.90
Sauvignon, Casa Rivas – Chile £16.90

Rose Wines

Californian Zinfandel Rose Blush £14.95
Merlot Rose, Norte Chico – Chile £15.40

Sparkling Wines

Prosecco – Italy £19.50


Patrick Fournaise Dubois, France £32.00

Beef Saltimbocca

Beef Saltimbocca

This has become a very popular dish on our seasonal menus. Using the best rump steak.

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Wild Boar Sausage and Three Bean Stew

Wild Boar Sausage Stew

A delightfull dish that packs a taste. Great for the winter blues.

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Seabass Fillets with Orange and Vermouth

Seabass Fillets with Orange & Vermouth

This elegant fish has to be accompanied with a elegant sauce.

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St Johns Ambulance – “A wonderful evening meal, great accommodation and a lovely breakfast. See you same time next year.”

Kings Nympton Primary School Retirement – “A great place to celebrate this special occasion. Thank you.”

Kings Nympton Christian Fellowship Christmas Lunch – “Delicious meal in warm and friendly surroundings highly recommended.”

Marwood Hill Ladies Annual Dinner – “Marvellous food and excellent service.”