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The Curator Cafe

2 The Plains, Totnes TQ9 5DR, England
+44 1803 865570
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good14%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“cakes” (36 reviews)
“poached eggs” (2 reviews)
“great coffee” (19 reviews)
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Italian, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
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2 The Plains, Totnes TQ9 5DR, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Certainly the best coffee in Totnes. Free wifi and a good selection of snacks too. A great kitchen upstairs too serving excellent meals.

Thank Clockwise47597
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ordered two minestrones . It came a light pink flavour . Tasting of blended beans with beans added and some pasta . There was a slight hint of carrot . We thought it could be improved with salt . It wasn't . Dishwater with...More

Thank Linda B
Reviewed 2 May 2017

You have to go if you like good food and are in Totnes. GREAT ITALIAN FOOD! The service is always good. Their ingredient list is well sourced and tasty.

Thank gilhespy
Reviewed 18 April 2017

I love the Curator! It serves the best coffee in Devon. The food is excellent and is cooked fresh. This is not a chain but a coffee shop that is run by young Italian brothers. I love the easy-going atmosphere, the magazines and the jugs...More

Thank answinnen
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Love this stylish cafe with on street tables. Really lovely staff. GREAT cake with exciting gluten free cake i.e NOT only a chocolate brownie/lemon polenta cake... gets very dull cafe to cafe if your gluten free. We love choice too! Like the art and aesthetic....More

Thank 374caroline
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Love the cool vibe, the coffee and the simple food. You can sit inside or out - also has an upstairs for food/coffee. Vintage bike posters on the wall (as well as bikes). A must if you stop in Totnes

Thank E2266BKsarah
Reviewed 27 March 2017

This is a really hip place near the bridge with tables outside and in. We were lucky enough to be able to sit outside on sunny March mornings on both occasions we visited for breakfast. Great coffee. Can recommend the toasted brioche with jam or...More

1  Thank Angela H
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Lovely quality pastries and nice coffee, was very busy, so they must be doing something right. Opens early as well, can recommend.

1  Thank mysticlaydeee
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Great pastry & great coffee! Bit noisy inside for us but outside the location sees you in amongst the bustle of the town but with good enough table space.

1  Thank McChewns
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Beautiful tasting coffee. But staff can be a bit curt, and the cafe sometimes feels a bit unkempt. Probably because they're usually so busy. The price differential of about 60p for a decaf soy cappuccino is far too great on a small cup. We should...More

1  Thank Josephine_W1
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Do you offer any alternative to milk in coffee?
3 April 2017|
Response from Barry H | Reviewed this property |
Yes they offer soya.
Do you allow audible ring tones and notifications?
5 November 2016|
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Response from Gordon C | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating, Free Wifi
Good for
Open Hours
09:00 - 17:00
07:30 - 18:00
07:30 - 18:00
07:30 - 18:00
07:30 - 18:00
07:30 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 The Plains, Totnes TQ9 5DR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Totnes
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 865570
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