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We are a small team who are passionate in bringing you delicious, locally sourced, freshly prepared food and drinks. We specialise in a large range of Gluten Free and Vegan options. All our food is home-made on site and our knowledgeable team are more than happy to advise and guide your selections.
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Brunch
Cafe, British, Deli, Healthy
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have had many delicious lunches here and on this occasion ordered a couple of their gluten free quiches to take home. They looked and smelt brilliant until I managed to drop one on the way home!!. Fortunately the chef/owner was more than helpful and supplied...me with a generous replacement which saved my day! Brilliant to get such delicious food combined with an amazing level of service. Give the place a try - so much choice in Totnes and this is one of the best.More

Date of visit: May 2022
Reviewed 6 March 2022 via mobile

Cosy café. Superb, fresh food. Excellent sandwiches, soups. Deli counter. Excellent coffee. Delightful team. Doggy friendly. One of the best in town. 🇬🇧🇳🇿

Date of visit: March 2022
Reviewed 16 February 2022

Had a delicious lunch here today. Was so tasty and the owner was very friendly and welcoming. We will be back. Very much recommended for vegetarian options and well seasoned and vibrant food.

Date of visit: February 2022
Reviewed 12 February 2022

Had salmon poached eggs and avocados... it was a custom from the menu too! Didn't bat an eyelid when I asked to customise and it was totally gorgeous. 5 stars all the way guys thank you!

Date of visit: February 2022
Reviewed 18 November 2021

Awesome ! A triumph of taste and service, thankyou 🙏😋 Home cooked cakes, quiches, soups. Loved it!!

Date of visit: November 2021
Reviewed 3 November 2021 via mobile

First visit back for 4 years - during which time they’ve put in some lovely wood panelling and lights. Cosy atmosphere- and a quality flat white coffee was very welcome on a rainy day. I tasted a walnut, leek and blue cheese quiche- tasty with...good crunchy pastry. Would love to work through the whole menu! Recommended for a pit stop on a day in Totnes.More

Date of visit: November 2021
Reviewed 29 October 2021 via mobile

A cafe that really pays attention to the details. The cafe itself is small and the menu is short, but the decor, ambience and food is top notch. Some really interesting choices of sandwich fillings, excellent savour tarts and a perfectly executed bacon baguette. The...coffee was also excellent. Only thing stopping 5 stars was the prices were probably £1 - £2 above what I would expect to pay.More

Date of visit: October 2021
Janey D, Owner at The Wild Fig Deli & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2021

Many thanks for your fab review, we really appreciate your comments and feedback.

Reviewed 25 October 2021 via mobile

Popped in here with my mum, having tasted the amazing coffee previously with my friends. We both had a slice of chocolate courgette cake and OMG it was simply the best chocolate cake I think I’ve ever had! Service was awesome and need to be...tried to be believed.. Plus the amount of gf items was a dream and so much better than the usual obligatory chocolate brownie.. So peeps if you haven’t already guessed get yourselves down there, you won’t regret it! Just make sure you leave me a slice of cake ;)More

Date of visit: October 2021
Janey D, Owner at The Wild Fig Deli & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2021

So glad you enjoyed your chocolate courgette cake and thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review :-)

Reviewed 18 October 2021 via mobile

First time trying this place and I can’t say I’ll rush back. On entering the cafe it was a very awkward environment, mainly from the welcome we received. I walked in and greeted the woman behind the counter, who I can only assume is the...owner, and was ignored and just stared at like I’d just kicked a puppy. It was incredibly uncomfortable and unwelcoming, we were just stood there looking around before being asked “take away or dine in” we said dine in and were told to take a clipboard off the wall and sit down. As soon as we sat down we felt very uncomfortable but we felt too awkward to get up and leave. I work in hospitality so I know when you’re short staffed it’s hard, but to be rude to customers is inexcusable. Again, on leaving and after paying I said “thank you and goodbye” to the same woman and again, was ignored. On the upside the food was very nice, I had an egg and avocado baguette and it was delicious and lovely presented. The cafe overall is a nice little one, I just think the customer service is largely lacking and that is what people will remember when leaving an establishment.More

Date of visit: October 2021
Janey D, Owner at The Wild Fig Deli & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2021

Wow! Yes, I can imagine you did feel awkward and uncomfortable based on this experience. But I have to say that I would never ignore any customer who comes in and greets us and/or says a thank you and goodbye - why would I? I'm...More

Reviewed 17 October 2021

I wanted to say a big thankyou to the wild fig for supplying such good homemade food. This order was a special request for a birthday treat. The second time i have used them. And they didnt let me down.

Date of visit: September 2021
Janey D, Owner at The Wild Fig Deli & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2021

Many thanks for taking the time to write a review, it is always appreciated to get positive feedback, particularly on our catering orders.

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Dorothy B
8 April 2017|
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Yes we are open 8.30am-5pm Mon-Sat
Mark H
27 December 2016|
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Yes as long as you are seated towards the far end of the seating area (i.e. not too near the kitchen) and they are well-behaved and discreet!
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Yes, The Wild Fig Deli & Cafe offers takeaway services.

The Wild Fig Deli & Cafe is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4.5