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Terrace Cafe

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Madeira Road | The Hoe, Plymouth, England
+44 1752 603533
09:00 - 23:30
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

On an unexpectedly warm and sunny afternoon in March, we found the Terrace on Plymouth Hoe with a spectacular view of the Sound and a delicious crab dish that we all enjoyed while soaking up the sun. Nothing pretentious here but extremely popular and with good reason.

Thank ShotoverRay
2 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After ordering a bacon and egg roll and a cappuccino I was charged over £7 then I occurred a £1 charge to pay by debit card. For a cafe that only has outdoor seating these prices seem a little steep. I'm sad because this is my favourite cafe along the hoe but the prices mean I won't be coming back.

Thank Josh J
Plymouth, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Terrace is a wonderful place to sit, relax and enjoy the stunning views of Plymouth's natural harbour. It's a hidden gem just 5 minutes walk from the centre of the city where you'll receive a warm welcome from the staff.

Thank LindaGreen63
Falmouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I took shelter here for an English breakfast at the weekend. Despite the cold, wet and wind the staff only had one cover over the seating area. The cook was very friendly and served our excellent breakfasts. We'll return again in better weather conditions ☔️

Thank mattexdj
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017

Great lunch time stop off..we had x2 Panini and some cake, lovely location to enjoy the view and take in the fresh air. Prices a bit high for what you get but the service was friendly and it all tasted great. We'll be back!

Thank ZambeziFamily
Lichfield, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

We visited here again, this time in October, for a family breakfast. Generally there's always space on this large terrace and the choice is good. Coffee is served straightaway and the wait for cooked breakfast was really no time at all. Food was good. A recommendation for an open-air breakfast with a view (weather permitting).

Thank Simon D
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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65 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

Whilst staying in Plymouth for three days we visited the terrace twice a day for coffee the view from the restaurant was breathtaking .We also tried one of there prawn sandwiches and it was gorgeous and presented beautifully.

Thank wendy p
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

That's it for me. The last straw was the pathetic Bacon,Brie with Cranberry Pannini more a jam sandwich, you would need a large magnifying glass to see the Brie. The quality/quantity/care is certainly not reflected in the prices they charge. I know the view is good but its always the food comes first. Asked for crispy bacon but the staff... More 

Thank Ken V
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

Nice breakfast. Shame about the rain as view would of been nice. It is what you see. Not bad value for money.

Thank Ticky28
Wales, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

We went here for a Saturday morning breakfast. Whilst we loved the views, the service we had from the woman at the bar was so bad we would usually have moved on. She pretty much sneered at us as she took our order. There were a couple of younger men who were very helpful, but the lady serving at the... More 


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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, British
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Madeira Road | The Hoe, Plymouth, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Plymouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1752 603533
Been a daytime snack bar built into old cliff face. Now advertising widely as offering full meals with new chef and open till late evening. A novelty facility in this area. Mixed reports of the food and the weather proofing. Needs comments.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?