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Cafe Alf Resco

Lower Street, Dartmouth TQ6 9AN, England
+44 1803 835880
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Lower Street, Dartmouth TQ6 9AN, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We (4 adults) visited on a cold Saturday in January for my mother’s birthday. She loves a cooked breakfast. It was busy but we managed to get a table indoors. There were a lot of people sitting outside in the covered area too though and...More

Thank Smileydeb
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a superb place for breakfast. Our favourite: smashed avocado and bacon. Very relaxed, friendly staff and terrific food. You may have to wait but it is freshly cooked to order. Please don't tell anyone else as you don't book a table but have...More

Thank Patricia M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Possible even a way of life is to experience breakfast or brunch at 'Alf Resco's' - order at the fairly cramped servery at the rear of the premises from the wide range of breakfast experiences, and interesting range of drinks, and then retire to rub...More

Thank john t
Reviewed 1 week ago

Peter, Kate, another memorable start to the New Year. Many thanks to you and your team for looking after us all so well. Stuart

Thank stretebarton
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always enjoy coming here,great atmosphere and good coffee,often have alfs breakfast,always a treat cause I never cook breakfast at home

Thank mario527
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Oh dear. I’m very sorry to say my once favourite Dartmouth breakfast destination has got a little too big for its boots. I have eaten here on practically every visit for almost 10 years and so on this particular visit to Dartmouth for my Mum’s...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went for a late breakfast to celebrate our son's 18th birthday. Waited for a table inside as it was freezing and the atmosphere inside was far more enjoyable. Fantastic full cooked breakfast with additional toast offered. Crushed avocado, bacon and egg on toast was just...More

Thank SJR136
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have stayed at Alf's on several occasions, and return time and again. Kate, Pete and their staff are incredibly considerate and welcoming. We usually opt for the Captains Cabin which is a unique self catering penthouse, with the most stunning view over Dartmouth -...More

Thank mrslyons2015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best breakfasts we’ve had. Had to queue to get in, but worth the wait. Food delicious, friendly staff, lovely atmosphere, and blankets for those near the door. Will definitely go back.

Thank Sallyann H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here with my partner and we loved it. The owners are so generous and convivial, we loved getting up when we liked and wandering down for breakfast anytime like we were family. Speaking of breakfast - faultless. Delicious, freshly cooked, great ingredients, just...More

Thank Katie C
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Questions & Answers
24 July 2017|
Response from DartmouthDevon | Property representative |
Hi, we have an allergen friendly menu, which can be adapted to suit any tastes. We do have locally made gluten free bread available too.
6 April 2017|
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Response from Sharon W | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Yep, dog friendly.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$14
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lower Street, Dartmouth TQ6 9AN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Dartmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 835880
  • E-mail
Alf's is an exciting fusion of delicious fresh food & drink, vibrant atmosphere, live music & ensuite accommodation in the heart of Dartmouth, Devon. Open 7am-2pm, 7 days a week, all year.We provide a relaxed stress-free environment in which to enjoy tasty, local, freshly cooked food, whilst chatting with family & friends, listening to live music at the weekends. Above Alf's we have a self-contained flat and two B&B rooms, so you can stay too.
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