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Beach House Cafe

South Milton Sands, South Milton TQ7 3JY, England
+44 1548 561144
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good21%
  • Average11%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (56 reviews)
“goujons” (22 reviews)
“crab linguine” (14 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, Seafood, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
South Milton Sands, South Milton TQ7 3JY, England
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Reviewed yesterday

This is the only place on the beach to get refreshments and therein lies the reason for its popularity. Everything looks fine and the prices are okish (a bit overpriced for a wooden shack on a beach to be honest). The main problem seems to...More

Thank Barry W
Reviewed 2 days ago

We eat as a family at the Beach House two or three times a year when we are on holiday nearby. Last night was another great experience when nine of us ate there. The table was ready when we arrived, the service was speedy and...More

Thank boydtravel
Reviewed 4 days ago

The location is like the café itself - half good, half bad: on the beach but beside the public toilets. The food is good - crispy calamari, mussels, crab sandwiches - all generous servings, fresh and well-cooked. However, the service is, as other reviews note,...More

1  Thank Gerry M
Reviewed 5 days ago

We live locally but have not eaten here for a while, it has been heaving all summer, not surprising really! We wanted to treat some friends staying with us so booked a table and were looking forward to a treat..... We ordered a portion of...More

Thank The D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited midweek in August. The laid-back atmosphere and fabulous seafood just works so well here. You have to book ahead though. This time we were a party of 4 - we ordered a bottle of rose, shared starters (calamari and whitebait - both crispy, fresh...More

Thank narcissiyellow
Reviewed 1 week ago

Having read a few negative reviews we were mildly apprehensive - however the Beach House didn't disappoint. We were a party of 5 adults, 2 teenagers , a 2 yr old and a baby. The food was still great and standard consistent with previous years....More

1  Thank pennyhansford
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having visited many times at all times of the year today was by far the nicest service by Lucas and the team. Delicious food and Rose - will be back again and again. Thanks all

Thank hardycotswolds
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Queued 35 mins for 3 x small ice cream tubs, 1 x coffee 1 x tea and a apple juice ... £15! Observed chap behind servery serving cake with his hands and even tucking into a couple of stray crumbs from the bar... massive pet...More

Thank CCS1985
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After queuing for half an hour we finally got served, At this point after hearing the guy taking orders at the window messing half of them up, I should’ve just said sod it...my mistake. We ordered drinks, a couple of ‘cakes’ and 1 fish goujons...More

1  Thank Andrew E
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location, great looking menu but paid just shy of £20 for 4 cans of juice and 4 small waters. Guy serving kept snapping at other team and kinda made customers feel like they were a bit of a hindrance. Shame really...maybe some competition would...More

Thank Taltots
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Sian M
12 August 2017|
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Response from Andy L | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Each time i have been there it has been for breakfast or lunch and I have been able to take my dogs inside as have other patrons. I'm not 100% sure of the opening house but outside they do have an lunch and dinner menu... More
Moyra R
27 July 2016|
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Response from andrewbw2016 | Reviewed this property |
Yes indeed.great fries !!
Michael H
25 February 2015|
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Response from stefan o | Reviewed this property |
10am 'til customers dry up. We always book a table, as I never been when it isn't busy We went at 1.30 this Wednesday and once again everything was outstanding. Without a doubt our favourite place to eat. Stefan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: South Milton Sands, South Milton TQ7 3JY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  South Milton
  • Phone Number: +44 1548 561144
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