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Railway Cafe

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Rathmore Rd, Torquay, England
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Ebbw Vale, United Kingdom
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85 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I spent a week working from Torquay and used the station every day. One day I had missed a train but sat in the cafe to do some work whilst waiting 40 minutes for the next train. I was asked would I like anything and said I would soon, however my work took longer than anticipated so didn't have time... More 

3 Thank rob s
Torquay, United Kingdom
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56 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Only visited for half an hour whilst waiting to be picked up and had a nice cup of tea which was nice and strong.Not much chance of visiting on a regular basis as i don't travel by train that much but well worth it if you have a long wait.

Thank spurno
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

We have had a couple of snacks and coffees over the summer period and think it is good value for money.

Thank David W
Torquay, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Stopped in for a coffee before taking a trip and found it clean and pleasant. Well worth stopping in to.

Thank Toadie26
Torquay, United Kingdom
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306 reviews
186 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

Available to all,not just those waiting for a train,very clean,also friendly staff. A traditional feel which matches the railway station

Thank Orbslos
Stockport, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

Nice little cafe very clean, can't comment on the cooked food unfortunately, as we only popped in for a brew & a little snack, after we alighted the train in Torquay, on our return from Dawlish Warren.

Thank Jean F
Fife, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

Traditional old time cafe, realistic prices And Great sized cuppa tea, friendly staff, a bit like going back in time, how our coffee shops used to be :-)

Thank A6364ZPelainem
Peterborough, United Kingdom
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207 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

small and old fashioned surroundings but plenty of choice for a small cafe pleasent service and informative

Thank lionel b
Derby, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2016

After our trip on steam train we stopped for cup of tea, staff very friendly could not do enouth to help

Thank lin14-13
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 March 2016

Purchased a coffee and Bacon Roll. The coffee was very good and the Bacon Roll was delicious. Ideal place to have a refreshment whilst waiting for your train.

Thank Alanlewis1

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, British
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rathmore Rd, Torquay, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Torquay

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