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42 Brook Street, Dartmoor National Park, Tavistock PL19 0HE, England
+44 1822 615460
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • 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 1 week ago

Went to Karen’s restaurant 12th January great food I had the chilli backed potato large portion and very nice others had soup, burger and chips and quich, the staff were very helpful and could not be more accommodating will definitely go their again.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank graham s
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have visited this place a few times in the past ,,, but perhaps we were just unlucky when we visited ,very quiet and lacked comfort and atmosphere ,,food ok .

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank lindabaker21
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited several times for breakfast. Staff always friendly. Breakfast arrives piping hot and is delicious. Good coffee too.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank jasula17
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well, what can I say been to Karen's so many times, every time food was great, sometimes a little slow, with service, only when really busy, but worth, waiting. And the cakes are so good, Last Christmas we ordered a full size black Cherry Cheese...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank TerrytheHandyman
Reviewed 20 November 2018 via mobile

We popped in for a quick sandwich as we always prefer to support the independents ... and rather wished we’d gone to Costa next door. The sandwiches were disproportionately expensive compared to most other things on the menu and were decidedly average, although they didn’t...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank AlixBlumMatt
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

Hi my wife and I had a lovely roast beef lunch today which was served up with a smile and piping hot beef and plenty of vegetables, staff attentive plus the whole place was clean and tidy good value for your cash.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Ian L
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Ate here today with my family. Very accommodating. Myself and my daughter had the lovely soup and we asked for a sandwich to share but we wanted half white and half brown which we got. Everyone was so nice and friendly. We own a tearoom...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Debra P
Reviewed 16 September 2018 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

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 151naomil
Reviewed 11 September 2018

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

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank westout44
Reviewed 30 August 2018

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.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank SanFairyAnne57
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Questions & Answers
26 November 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
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
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
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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