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5 Paddons Row | Brook Street, Dartmoor National Park, Tavistock PL19 0HF, England
+44 1822 612888
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23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Popped in for a snack - made welcome even though they were busy. Its only a small place with limited seating but ideal for what they offer. Nice selection of lite bites and cakes - we had toasted sandwiches which were well made, generous and tasty. Offered extra milk and water for the tea if we wanted it. Very nice... More 

Thank fredandchristine
Solihull uk
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174 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Dropped in for a quick bite for lunch, Best hot chocolate I have had for ages, creamy and very hot. nice tea cake with plenty of butter. Friends had soup which they said was delicious as was the sausage sandwich.

Thank Bab5y
Devon, United Kingdom
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379 reviews
230 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 166 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Sat outside with the dog & enjoyed a great cappuccino and delicious hot chocolate and one of the most delicious home made almond bake well slice which was light & tasty.

Thank steveissy
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

We dropped in for a coffee and a bacon sandwich one morning while visiting Tavistock. WARNING.. we ordered filter coffee as per the menu, to be served Americano, as they dont actually sell filter coffee, they just have it on the menu to look good. (Trades Description perhaps). The manager/owner was most pleasant to us, but was totally obnoxious and... More 

Thank Grahame S
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

We found this cafe by accident when stopping at the bike repair shop. Great menu with a wide range of different local products. Well worth a visit.

Thank Kathryn L
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

We have been visiting this cafe for many years, prior to current owners. Requested a 2nd coffee when food served. Meal finished and went to pay bill. Politely stated coffee no longer required as had to go and owner threw a hissy fit and attacked me verbally stating" I've got other customers you know!" And threw the coffee he was... More 

Thank saltash17
Plymouth, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Been here a couple of times and have always loved the food, drinks and location. Friendly staff and the coffees are insane!

Thank aimeelilyflower
Manchester, United Kingdom
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79 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

My husband & I had breakfast here on Saturday morning.....friendly service, tasty food and lovely quiet location.

Thank KandATravels
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Popped in for a coffee and ended up having cream tea - best one I've had and very helpful and attentive staff. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank djbets11
Tavistock, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016

Lovely cafe - staff attentive and will make something special if required - go here for lunch with friends who are visiting and want a great experience.

Thank lucythomas96

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, British
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Paddons Row | Brook Street, Dartmoor National Park, Tavistock PL19 0HF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Dartmoor National Park  >  Tavistock
  • Phone Number: +44 1822 612888

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?