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The Dairy Shop

5 Church Street, Sidmouth EX10 8LY, England
07908332748
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Overview
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“scones” (18 reviews)
“homity pie” (5 reviews)
“salad” (15 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 16:00All hours
CUISINES
Cafe, British, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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5 Church Street, Sidmouth EX10 8LY, England
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1 - 10 of 164 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We love this place. We took our children here for a family treat in the holidays and received a very warm welcome. Coffee was great, tea cakes were lovely, cake delicious and the waiting staff very helpful. Considering the new owners have only just taken...More

Thank Louisemgregory
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with my daughter and grandchildren Made to feel really welcome in the cosy cafe. Toys for the children so a hit with them too. Bought a homity pie to take home. ..The best ever. I'll tell my friends and visit again

Thank BazEm
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very disappointed, placed our order then told didn't have ice cream my son wanted so ordered a different flavour. Everything arrived apart from cake that I ordered. Five minutes later asked waiter where cake was and he said you sure you ordered one. Off he...More

Thank CillaMcCarthy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Such a wonderful cafe, family run, very welcoming, children very welcome, they even have games for them to play with.

Thank yummy_yummy123
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were looking for a nice place to have a light lunch that would be ok with our young baby and found this little gem of a place. Good local food, great menu with lots of choice. Homity pie was excellent. Relaxed atmosphere and very...More

Thank HILARYReviewed
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

On a wet Friday morning we stopped off for for a drink. We were made welcome the moment we walked through the door. There were a range of groups at the tables, all enjoying themselves & a good atmosphere in the cafe. The service was...More

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

We were after a light lunch and had our eyes on the excellent pasties - short or puff pastry but went for crab sandwiches from very fresh crab. I had white bread but there was a choice and they were bursting with crab. A little...More

Thank pb56422
Peter_fw12, Owner at The Dairy Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2017

Thank you for your review. We are pleased you enjoyed the crab sandwiches!

Reviewed 27 March 2017

Called in twice last week for a light lunch and their soups are excellent and home made with nice rolls

Thank Henry F
Peter_fw12, Owner at The Dairy Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2017

Thank you for your review. We are pleased you enjoyed the homemade soup and roll. Thank you for your custom.

Reviewed 2 March 2017

Stopped here on a cold wet day trip looking for a warming drink and comfortable shelter from the rain. We found it all here. The café is not large and I would imagine it gets very crowded in the summer months so I am happy...More

1  Thank Tyntesfield
Peter_fw12, Owner at The Dairy Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2017

Thank you for your review. We are pleased you enjoyed your hot chocolate. Thank you for your custom.

Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely cream tea in this very sweet little cafe. They were very attentive with the service and were keen to see that our children were happy. The scones were warm and crumbly and the tea was loose leaf. The best cream tea...More

Thank Andy W
Peter_fw12, Owner at The Dairy Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2017

Thank you for your review and for your kind comments. Glad you enjoyed your cream teas!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$13
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 16:00
Thursday
10:00 - 16:00
Friday
10:00 - 16:00
Saturday
10:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Church Street, Sidmouth EX10 8LY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Sidmouth
  • Phone Number: 07908332748
Description
The Dairy Shop Sidmouth is one of those little gems that every special town has. It has developed over the years from a small deli to a fantastic atmospheric coffee shop/cafe. Providing the best coffee, hot chocolate, pasties and pies to amazing Greek platters. Eat in or take out. Clotted cream by post service. Come in and soak up the atmosphere.
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