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The River Shack

Mill Hill, Stoke Gabriel, Totnes TQ9 6RD, England
+44 1803 782520
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“ice cream” (15 reviews)
“steak” (18 reviews)
“cakes” (12 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Steakhouse, Seafood, Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Mill Hill, Stoke Gabriel, Totnes TQ9 6RD, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Thought it was such a lovely atmosphere and was greeted with very polite staff. Enjoyed a very nice lunch where i enjoyed the tempura prawns and my husband had the pate which he loved and the two kids both had a sandwich which was served...More

Thank lalalalaura123
Reviewed 3 days ago

Visited on sunday for some cool lovely ice creams for my two boys. Disgusting served by a 14 year old boy for one SMALL scoop of ice cream in a cone and charged £1.50. That's small it it was gone in one lick. Save your...More

Thank dissapointed413
Reviewed 3 days ago

We arrived just after 11 for breakfast - after queuing for 20 mins we arrived at the counter to be told that breakfast is only served until 11:30am. The time was 11:30 am. We were offered a limited lunch menu which we ordered sandwiches from,...More

Thank jj812017
Reviewed 1 week ago

Whilst visiting friends in Stoke Gabriel we decided on a sunny Sunday breakfast at the River Shack after some of our group had eaten here on a previous visit some 18 months ago, we were a table of 5 and when we arrived there were...More

3  Thank SGR36WELSH
Reviewed 1 week ago

The River Shack has a lovely relaxed atmosphere & is in a perfect location on the edge of the lake. We ordered sandwiches to take away & although there was a 30 minute wait, it was worth it. They were packed full & we were...More

Thank adejufin
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spent 25 mins queuing for breakfast only to be told it stopped serving at 11:30, this was now 11:35. Then was asked to go away and come back at 12 to order lunch when someone else had ordered lunch from the lunch menu? Won't be...More

Thank Wilco368
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stumbled upon this place whilst on a walk from a nearby campsite. The staff were friendly and accommodating, the food was freshly prepared and delicious. We shall definitely be returning. A gem of a place in a stunning location!

Thank moominbot
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Mug of tea comes with milk already added. The tea bag could barely have got wet and far too much milk. Actually a mug of watered down warm milk. Be sure to ask if you can retain the tea bag and add your own milk....More

Thank Philip H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

But the foods leaves a bit to be desired. Cheap frozen and over cooked... With chips from sainsburys... We ordered our food. And we were told they had no chips... Whilst we were decideing what to have with our meals a lady came rushing in...More

Thank katy t
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We attended a wedding recently at The River Shack although I believe they don't normally cater for weddings. The venue, food and service were fantastic. We'd travelled a long way from barnsley and had no idea what to expect. The setting was one of the...More

Thank Ben S
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Response from Anthony N | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$12
Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, View, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mill Hill, Stoke Gabriel, Totnes TQ9 6RD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Totnes  >  Stoke Gabriel
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 782520
A small licensed riverside cafe. Offering good quality, local produce. Outstanding location with plenty to do for the entire family. See you soon!
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