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THE UK's Best Craft Beer Bar 50 yards from the beach. Amazing homemade food using local produce. Awesome range of craft beers. Barista coffee, now with two floors and balcony with stunning sea views Open everyday from 10am until late.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
CUISINES
Bar, Cafe, British
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Live Music, Dog Friendly
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Reviewed 3 January 2021

Currently take away only due to Tier 3 restrictions. Ordered pizza number 7, with caramelised red onions, goats cheese and spinach. Very generous toppings on a freshly made thin crust base, excellent.

Date of visit: January 2021
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TheCoveDevon, Owner at The Cove, responded to this reviewResponded 11 February 2021

Thanks for your 5 star review. Every one really does mean a lot to the whole team. Many thanks again.

Reviewed 14 December 2020 via mobile

Really delicious food. Would highly recommend to anyone visiting the area, some awesome vegan options too.

Date of visit: December 2020
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TheCoveDevon, Owner at The Cove, responded to this reviewResponded 11 February 2021

Many thanks for your fantastic 5 star review, we really appreciate it ! Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 1 November 2020

Had a week in Hope Cove and ate here for breakfast, two meals and two takeaways. Great food, excellent service, very friendly staff . Lovely , chilled out atmosphere. Thank you for keeping us fed on holiday 🤗

Date of visit: October 2020
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TheCoveDevon, Owner at The Cove, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2020

Thanks so much for your fantastic 5 star review. it is very much appreciated by the whole of Team Cove.

Reviewed 29 October 2020

I have had a couple of nice meals in previous years and have always enjoyed ourselves here however unfortunately this year we were left dissappointed. We checked in the day if we could book and were told no, which we were suprised at given the...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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TheCoveDevon, Owner at The Cove, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2020

I am sorry we didn't run our business to your liking !! This year not only were we dealing with extra restrictions and limited capacity due to the COVID Global Pandemic, we were also dealing with the 500 capacity pub next door being closed throughout....More

Reviewed 19 October 2020

We were staying very close so went here for a couple of meals and a takeaway. The food is really good, the first visit I chose mackerel on sourdough with a tomato & pepper salsa (sounds weird but basically posh sardines on toast). It was...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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TheCoveDevon, Owner at The Cove, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2020

Thanks for leaving us such a great review and for your repeat visits over your stay. It really does mean a lot to the whole team. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 19 October 2020 via mobile

Excellent staff and good food. They are taking hygiene regulations very seriously which is so important now. Would not hesitate to recommend.

Date of visit: October 2020
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TheCoveDevon, Owner at The Cove, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2020

Thanks so much for visiting The Cove and for leaving us such a great review. We really do appreciate it.

Reviewed 12 October 2020 via mobile

We went here for breakfast on one of the last days of our trip. Everything was locally sourced or homemade, and the food was delicious.

Date of visit: October 2020
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TheCoveDevon, Owner at The Cove, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2020

Thanks very much for your fantastic five star review. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 30 September 2020

We walked from Milton sands to hope cove and stopped by here for lunch. The restaurant was dog friendly which was great. Staff were pleasant and friendly. We both had the sizzling chicken fajitas , portions sizes were good, smelt great and tasted great.

Date of visit: August 2020
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TheCoveDevon, Owner at The Cove, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2020

Thanks very much for choosing The Cove and leaving us such a great review. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 29 September 2020 via mobile

Beautifully located and lovely pub/restaurant. Staff very friendly and food was great. Would recommend.

Date of visit: September 2020
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TheCoveDevon, Owner at The Cove, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2020

Thanks so much for choosing The Cove and leaving us such a great review. We really do appreciate every single one.

Reviewed 26 September 2020

Great beers, food, location & staff & all super covid safe. What more could you ask! One of our favorite pubs in the 450+ miles we have done on the SWCP so far.

Date of visit: September 2020
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TheCoveDevon, Owner at The Cove, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2020

Thats fantastic ! Thanks so much for your 5 star review. We hope to see you again really soon.

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9 October 2020|
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Response from Pandamedic | Reviewed this property |
We ate just before 3pm and they were still open and serving. On their website menu it says main menu is served 12pm-8pm. Breakfast 10am-11:30am
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15 November 2017|
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Response from TheCoveDevon | Property representative |
Hi we are open as normal every day apart from Christmas Day which will be 11am - 2pm for drinks only. There will be Christmas specials running through the period as normal. Thanks for your enquiry, hope to see you then
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Response from Srich1963 | Reviewed this property |
They cancelled a booking system this summer to try and please more people but I'm sure it will be bookings only for Christmas Day, IF they're open!! Give them a call… 01548 561376
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Cove

  • Yes, The Cove offers takeaway services.

  • Yes, The Cove offers delivery services.

  • The Cove is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4.5
    • Atmosphere: 4.5