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Taste of Sidmouth

Old Fore Street | Market Place, Sidmouth EX10 8LR, England
+44 1395 512634
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ice cream” (362 reviews)
“gelato” (11 reviews)
“waffle cone” (8 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 17:00 Hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Old Fore Street | Market Place, Sidmouth EX10 8LR, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A very nice little place, best known for its ice cream. The area could have done with a few less tables as people were unable to get past easily to order, hence my friend had to get up a couple of times so that people...More

Thank Ann F
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Popped into this hidden away diamond find for breakfast. My wife and I had a full English with all the trimmings for a very reasonable price, the two ladies that were working were lovely, couldn’t do any more to make our experience any better, this...More

Thank Ipjs70
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

The bacon and brie sandwich was lovely.. so was the cream tea and coffee... but all arrived at the table at different times ... be nice if we could of eaten and drunk at the same time .. that aside... do visit as good was...More

Thank onlymyopinion69
Reviewed 7 September 2018

We visited last Wednesday and the long queues outside the shop to purchase ice-cream told it’s own story. The ice-cream is made in-house and there is a wonderful variety of flavours to choose from. We had a toasted tea cake followed by an ice-cream and...More

Thank Heather S
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Have been coming to Taste for over 10 years and love the ice cream. However the shop was sol to new owners last year and you can really tell the difference. Whilst the ice cream itself is still good, the service has gone down whilst...More

1  Thank Terry C
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

No sure if this is mostly just an ice creams shop and that’s it’s speciality but the cream tea was a disappointment. Friendly service and the cream tea was nicely presented. It was the fruit scone that spoiled it, so dry and hard, much like...More

Thank applestrudel
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Just one look through the window of this imporium for eating delights will have you salivating. You are literally spoilt for choice. Whether you are just a casual shopper looking to top up your fridge to make your baguettes or sandwiches, or dropping in for...More

Thank Trebor1922
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Stopped here a couple of times.... usually a queue out of the door.... but worth the wait for well made tasty ice-cream Recommend

Thank Mike D
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

We managed to visit taste on a couple of occasions whilst staying in Sidmouth, the flavours we tried were lovely. Nutella was by far my favourite!

Thank rockybear3
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

My mum and dad (who live in Sidmouth) used to visit Taste frequently for coffee, however, they have not been there for some time. On the 22nd of August my parents and my wife and I popped in there for coffee once again. What a...More

Thank TomCranch
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Anne P
1 October 2017|
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Response from saffie254 | Reviewed this property |
Yes , it’s open all year for Ice Cream too.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Old Fore Street | Market Place, Sidmouth EX10 8LR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Sidmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1395 512634
  • E-mail
Taste of Sidmouth is a Coffee Shop and Ice Cream Parlour in Market Place, Sidmouth. The luxury Ice Cream is made on the premises, has won awards from Taste of the West including Best Ice Cream 2010 for our Mango Yoghurt Ice Cream and has won national awards from the Ice Cream Alliance. The portion sizes are very generous and feedback from our customers is very positive! We also supply coffees, teas, other hot and cold drinks, cakes, scones, tea cakes, light lunches and strive to give each customer a friendly and efficient service. We are open Mon-Sat 10am-5pm and Sun 10.30am-5pm.
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