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US$7 - US$17
Cafe, British
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Reviewed 31 October 2020 via mobile

We have been regular visitors when holidaying in Sidmouth. Booked up last weekend (24/10) breakfast was good but the atmosphere wasn’t the same... it was cold dark day and it felt cold in the cafe and the atmosphere felt flat. Shame :( I don’t think...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 7 October 2020

This little café is part of a former Cinema that suffered a fire in the 1950s. The walls are decorated with photographs of it both as a cinema and then as a burned-out shell. The building was rebuilt into 3 shops and The Chattery is...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 6 October 2020 via mobile

What a little gem. We visited here whilst away and having a walk around the town. We ordered a ham and cheese toastie, sausage and bacon sandwich and some chips - all were amazing, really good quality produce. Staff are very welcoming and polite. I...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 4 October 2020

Covid aware cafe with friendly and on-the-ball staff and a very good breakfast with one exception - the sausage! Beef? (maybe, probably, I wasn't sure) but stiff and overcooked on the outside, and inside, very odd-tasting with a soggy breadcrumb texture. What a let down,...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 13 September 2020 via mobile

Sunday morning 11:35. They don’t serve breakfast after 11:30! They don’t serve hot food from the other menu until noon!! So what time is brunch?? Can’t understand the logic. Went to Duke Inn and had fabulous all day breakfast or was it brunch ?

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 6 September 2020

Just called in for a snack my partner had a cheese and onion toastie and there was plenty of filling and it was very tasty. The young lads serving were very friendly and polite

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 4 September 2020 via mobile

We had a lunch here. Not an extensive menu, but good quality food and a friendly service. Tables socially distanced.

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 2 September 2020 via mobile

The Chattery never disappoints. Great cooked breakfast to start the day . Always good quality food , super size portions , served by friendly staff.

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 20 August 2020

The staff were very welcoming and polite throughout the service and the food was hot and not greasy (especially considering we had an English breakfast). Would come here again if back in sidmouth.

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 15 August 2020

Excellent breakfast , good quality ingredients reasonable price . Pot of tea for 2 people could get 6 cups out of it . Staff very friendly , only downside was sauce satchets were cheap brown sauce

Date of visit: August 2020
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Chattery
    Does The Chattery offer takeaway?
    Yes, The Chattery offers takeaway services.
    Does The Chattery offer delivery?
    Yes, The Chattery offers delivery services.
    How is The Chattery rated?
    The Chattery is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4.5
    • Atmosphere: 4.5