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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
€€ - €€€
Lower Street, Dartmouth TQ6 9AN, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited for a cup of tea and coffee, excellent service and lovely coffee and real peppermint tea. They serve excellent breakfasts although we did not indulge, they looked great

1  Thank 829susanf829
Reviewed 2 days ago

We arrived for my birthday as Dartmouth has long been a favourite short break destination. the rooms are very comfortable, the staff hardworking & always friendly. Breakfast is great & plentiful , good coffee too. We will return , hopefully soon.

1  Thank Mark J
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Too soon to comment on the food. As 45min in no sign. Something to do with builders and it being Friday. Lots of dogs.

1  Thank Edric_DR
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Its easy to see why this place is so popular, absolutely delicious breakfast. As it says on the menu the food is cooked to order and not fast food and it is absolutely worth the wait. They make doggies welcome which was a definite plus...More

Thank RachB85
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited here a number of times over the past few years. Had one of the best full English breakfasts I've had in a long time. Very good coffee. Ample toast with the breakfast-ask for more if you want some. Dog friendly. Stayed for 3 nights...More

1  Thank Warwick0001
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was visiting Dartmouth for a couple of days of wandering/walking/running as a solo traveller and was lucky enough to book the Crew Quarters. I know Dartmouth very well and Alf's is my favourite place to hang out by far but I had never managed...More

1  Thank bill256
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The breakfast specialists. Victims of their own success. Ultra busy but still good service levels. Quiet expensive for cooked breakfast but an experience. Too busy for me bit staff work hard and service was good

1  Thank rogerp761
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is definitely the place to go for breakfast. You may have to wait for a table but the wait is worth it.

2  Thank Barry M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We wanted to start a coastal walk early, and Alfs opens at 7.00 am - so thank you. It gets busy quickly, and it seems to be a local institution with all sorts of customers coming and going - many with lots of dogs. Is...More

1  Thank Rob N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic food, great coffee and friendly service. Don’t be put off by the queue to get in, it’s worth the wait!

1  Thank Sonningontour
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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 Auntymable | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Yep, dog friendly.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$13
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
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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