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Fort Restaurant & Cafe


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Cafe, British
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our 1st visit to Sidmouth, a very nice Devon seaside town. Fort Cafe was ok. The food was nice, a bit expensive in my opinion also the staff could be a bit more welcoming and smile more.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank David S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Since we discovered this great cafe some fourteen months ago we have visited on a regular basis. The food is always tasty and the ingredients top quality. Yes you pay a bit more than elsewhere but the consistent quality and cheerful efficient service make it...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank collywobbles2016
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was with some friends wanting a snack and we called in here. Being lunch time it was fairly busy, but we managed to find a table. Being cold we had a lovely bowl of soup to warm us up, followed by a nice coffee....More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank wendy p
Reviewed 15 January 2019

Never have I tasted such wonderful Ice Cream. Hand made on the premises by Matt Weaver and his staff and so many flavours to choose from. I cam highly recommend Ginger or White Chocolate& Raspberry. It is gluten free and is made with only the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 506KAJ5
Reviewed 10 January 2019 via mobile

Lovely spot to have a coffee and nice cake, and dogs are allowed inside. Nice friendly staff. Ice cream looked nice but didn’t try this time

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank eeyorelover
Reviewed 4 January 2019

Whilst in Sidmouth for a Christmas break we visited the Fort for some lunch. It is a lovely cafe, very popular which is always a good sign. Plenty of tables and a really excellent and varied menu. The staff are really pleasant and helpful. There...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Lizzie459
Reviewed 30 December 2018 via mobile

Called in today for a hot chocolate and a piece of cake, the gentleman serving was very polite and pleasant, the place was busy. I ordered two delux hot chocolates and asked for nut information on the cake (as my girlfriend has a reaction to...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank BigPhoenix
Reviewed 13 December 2018

With a need for somewhere to sit, we are so very glad to have discovered the Fort ... friendly, comfortable, lots of variety and we visited twice on the same day ... first for lunch which was absolutely delicious and later for some of the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Linda C
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

Popped in for lunch. There are plenty of tables outside (where dogs are welcome), but I chose to sit inside and admire the sea views through the large panoramic windows. I ordered ham, egg & chips and a pot of tea. Everything was excellent. The...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank tonycX6146PZ
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Went here for a weekday lunch. Sat outside with our dog. Great views over the esplanade. Two of us had small fish and chips (very generous portions) and third had pasty. All very tasty and well presented. Service quick and very pleasant. Also had an...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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