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Driftwood Cafe

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Blue Anchor Bay, Minehead TA24 6LD, England
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Blue Anchor Bay, Minehead TA24 6LD, England
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Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

I had dinner here with a friend on my first evening in Somerset. The fish and chips were perfect, The fish Moyston flaky and the batter crispy and crunchy. A good selection of beers both national and local as well. The view across the Bristol...More

Thank John O
Reviewed 20 April 2016

One of many, many visits to the Driftwood, always a pleasure. Only called in for a cuppa and a cake this afternoon and it was as busy as ever. Great place to stop off after a dog walk on the beach at any time of...More

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Reviewed 18 April 2016

We visited on Sunday morning. Nice bacon roll and great cuppa. Well mug actually. Clean quick service and the rolls were fresh and tasty. Saw lots of full breakfasts being served. Right on the beachfront just across the road. Parking is good. Picnic tables outside....More

Thank MiltonKeynesgreenbee
Reviewed 16 April 2016 via mobile

The food here is below standard and isn't good value for money. Fish and chips for £9, you don't expect tired or tinned light green peas. I've just described the better of the two dishes, the worst by far was the beetroot, butternut squash burger,...More

Thank allaboutfood123
Reviewed 14 April 2016

Has a lovely atmosphere and the feel of a beach hut. The menu has a good selection and the food is freshly prepared. I often have the fish and chips which is always delicious...beautiful piece of cod and crispy batter. We've sat inside on grotty...More

Thank James H
Reviewed 10 April 2016

Had lunch in the Driftwood excellent good service and very helpful staff.My wife had a small scampi and chips i had the smoked salmon and cream cheese highly recommended

Thank keith w
Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

We stopped off here after walking from Dunster beach to Blue Anchor. It's in a great location with views right out to sea. A great layout with plenty of seating and dog friendly. We had a cappuccino and a hot chocolate and 2 bacon and...More

Thank jack c
Reviewed 6 April 2016 via mobile

Went here for an ice cream and coffee april. Pleasant views surroundings and obviously investment going into the place. Toilets available. Downside a bit pricey .

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 5 April 2016 via mobile

This cafe is in an excellent location with superb views over the channel. We've been here several times before but only purchased drinks and review the menu. This time we made time for lunch and ordered fish and chips and the beetroot burger. Whilst the...More

Reviewed 4 April 2016

Driven past this cafe many times but never stopped as passing through. However it was recommended so we gave it a go! It was great. Well organised when dealing with busy periods, staff very efficient and friendly and the food was scrummy. Particularly love the...More

Thank Sarah H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 19:00
09:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Blue Anchor Bay, Minehead TA24 6LD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Minehead
  • Phone Number: 01643-82-16-97
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