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42 Brook Street, Dartmoor National Park, Tavistock PL19 0HE, England
+44 1822 615460
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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British, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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42 Brook Street, Dartmoor National Park, Tavistock PL19 0HE, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had a quick stop off in Tavistock. Great coffee and cake. The 2 lacs that worked today wer fantastic, one in particular was great. Once we were ready to pay I asked for a take away cup so the lad kindly put my coffee...More

Thank Naomi L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Dropped in by chance for a cup of coffee looked at the menu and decided to have a breakfast what a treat The food the coffee was lovely and hot not lukewarm like most places I felt it was very reasonably priced and would go...More

Thank westout44
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Delicious home made cheese scone and coffee & walnut cake to go with afternoon coffee. Not the cheapest but definitely very good value for money. Friendly and helpful staff. Will visit again.

Thank SanFairyAnne57
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went to Tavistock today and called into Karen's for a hot drink. The drinks were hot which was nice not like warm like you get in some places. The cakes looked lovely but we did resist. The staff were very friendly. A lovely place...More

Thank sarn1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our second visit and not disappointed. The service is always spot on, with an excellent front of house team. I had the sin free breakfast and my wife a light breakfast. Both delicious and well cooked. Tea and coffee fab. Takeaway cake was super too....More

Thank OutnAbout007
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Popped in here with my family on a Saturday afternoon. I had the Cottage Pie + chips, coke. I also had treacle tart + custard & cup of tea for budding. Is this cafe / restaurant on it's way to earning a Michelin star ?...More

Thank Paul R
Reviewed 11 August 2018

We stopped at Karen's quite by chance on an unsettled day in Tavistock. We wanted only a sandwich each, sausage for me and bacon for my partner. Both were excellent with the meat, apparently, sourced locally from a nearby butchers, Palmer's of Tavistock - which,...More

Thank John_Oram_Eats
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Karen’s Restaurant in Tavistock is a nice place for lunch. Prices very reasonable and the food is good with an all day breakfast and friendly service. Has a good selection of fresh cakes. Close to car park at the end of the street and located...More

Thank dawnsusan
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

Went in to Karen’s first on a Saturday afternoon for a bday treat. I went for vanilla milkshake and a peanut butter & Nutella cheesecake. Milkshake was good but the cheesecake was amazing, good portion, quite dense and a good balance of both flavours. My...More

Thank re_Bassetti
Reviewed 17 June 2018

First class staff very friendly and helpful.great selection of meals and snacks/drinks . The cream teas are lovely and the cheese scones all home made .very local not a big chain. when in Tavistock not to be missed .

Thank Richard C
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26 November 2016|
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Response from KarenField1961 | Property representative |
we ate open 7 days a week breakfast served all day 8 to 5pm
9 August 2016|
Response from PIMX | Reviewed this property |
Yes the toilets are on the first floor.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$17
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 42 Brook Street, Dartmoor National Park, Tavistock PL19 0HE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Dartmoor National Park  >  Tavistock
  • Phone Number: +44 1822 615460
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We are situated in the centre of the historic stannary town of Tavistock. We serve delicious home-cooked meals and cakes everyday. We have tables located inside and outside so that no matter the weather you can enjoy your visit. We have a wide selection of gluten free meals and cakes and are also fully licenced to serve alcohol. We are family and dog friendly, so if you are if you have children or dogs or even both, you are more than welcome to come on in. On busy days we recommend booking a table as we can get very busy and we would not want you to miss out! If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to get in contact with us. We look forward to your visit.
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