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The Ducks Ditty Bar

Canal Hill | Tiverton Canal Co, Tiverton EX16 4HX, England
+44 1884 253345
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pastie” (4 reviews)
“pasta” (11 reviews)
“ice cream” (6 reviews)
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Canal Hill | Tiverton Canal Co, Tiverton EX16 4HX, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You can have a meal, snack, drink or ice cream either on the ample tables on the bank or on board the moored barge. An unexpected find and good for people watching as well.

Thank wendycsullivan2
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

What a wonderful setting, right by the beautiful Tiverton Canal, just idyllic on a warm summers day- not to mention unique. The Ducks Ditty floating barge bar is, I feel, missing a massive opportunity. There were just pasties on the menu when we visited on...More

Thank wsxgourmet
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Had a cream tea at this establishment which was lush - lovely warm home-made scone and plenty of jam and cream all at a reasonable price

Thank Sue C
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Popped in for a snack whilst waiting for the horse drawn canal barge. Nice and friendly staff with a good welcome. Coffees were very good. We both had the cheese potato and onion pasty. Exceptionally tasty. Sat in the verandah area of the barge. Watched...More

Thank jezorchard
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Lovely cafe and the staff are lovely, we had a pasty which was fantastic but would like to have a plate and cutlery. The pasty was very hot and difficult to hold in just a bag, a great idea but not practical, won't stop me...More

Thank babs567
Reviewed 7 August 2017

On holiday in devon decided to visit,what a delightful place this is, we had homemade pasty,absolutely delicious, staff are really friendly and happy ( don't understand some of the reviews so unfair to lovely staff). Sat for few hours chatting to Philip while he was...More

Thank Sara W
Reviewed 31 July 2017

What potential this place has, being in a fantastic location but in need of better staff giving better service. All 10 of us felt Avoid until rectified Disappointed

Thank Neil D
Reviewed 28 July 2017

We called in for afternoon tea on Friday 28th July 2017. Fantastic quirky location. Tea was a bit weak and at £2 per person seemed a bit overpriced. Asked if sweeteners were available but they were not so had to have sugar.

Thank Steve W
Reviewed 20 July 2017

popped in for a snack and was pleasantly surprised. Lovely friendly Devonshire welcome smile, courteous service and most of all a pint and pasty. well done. you wouldn't expect chips and sarnie's and you wont get them . you will experience a pasty with a...More

Thank Tony J
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Lovely canal boat converted into a coffee shop. You could get Cornish pasties and other pastries. We sat outside and had a lovely cup of coffee.

Thank Mickeyjohn
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Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Takeout
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Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Canal Hill | Tiverton Canal Co, Tiverton EX16 4HX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Tiverton
  • Phone Number: +44 1884 253345
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The Ducks Bar is fully licenced, with a range of Great Wines to tickle your taste buds, available by the glass or bottle!, . . Real Ales, Cold Lagers and Ciders including Devon's Sandford Orchards on draught. Together with other soft drinks we stock Fentimens Soft Drinks, all served in an old-fashioned barge style! Coffee / Food / Ice-Cream . . . The Ducks Ditty is a genuine Artisan Coffee house – Espresso, Cappuccino, Latte, Mocha or Hot Chocolate, alongside tempting sweet Cakes & Treats including lovely Marshfield Scoop-Ice-Cream. But should you be feeling hungry we are proud to serve the range of award winning " Chunk of Devon " Hot Pasties. ie: Pork & Scrumpy, Cheddar & Onion, Steak, Steak & Blue, Chunki Roast Vegetable and the lovely spicy Chicken & Chorizo. (Served in the old canal way, eat in or takeaway) Ps) We are not a Restaurant, and our service may be slower with large coffee/pasty orders. The Ducks Bar is a Seasonal Business - Opening Times Vary See Website.
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