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Driftwood Cafe

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Blue Anchor Bay | On the Seafront, Minehead TA24 6LD, England
+44 1643 821697
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (48 reviews)
“butter beans” (5 reviews)
“cakes” (32 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 16:00All hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Blue Anchor Bay | On the Seafront, Minehead TA24 6LD, England
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Reviewed 24 September 2016

This is the only place to get afternoon tea or a meal at lunch time or brunch what ever takes your fancy this little cafe has excelent facilities although difficult for disabled as this place is high up with no ramps, having said this the...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Bring on the fish and chips.looking forward to this one as good reviews.Well shouldn't of bothered.Dry fish and chips , If I went in blind folded I would swear I was eating fish fingers and microwave chips, The only moist thing on the plate was...More

Thank nikib2
Reviewed 15 September 2016

We were staying at the Hoburne site next door and visited twice during our week there mid August. Yes it will be busy that time of year as there is no competition in the area. We had Breakfast and lunch another time. Similar prices to...More

Thank willig666
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Popped in late for tea and cake. Nothing too much trouble even though the staff were getting ready to go home after a wet and miserable day and they were still smiling, especially the lady with the blue hair. The jam flapjacks are epic. Thank...More

Thank CE H
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Lovely cake, good size slice! Lovely view across the sea. Several tables outside at the front of the cafe, so we sat with our dog outside. Several bowls of water either side of the path leading up to the entrance.

Thank Debra T
Reviewed 12 September 2016

popped in for breakfast while staying at the holiday park next door. Good choice on menu. Full english very good. Friendly service.

Thank Andy S
Reviewed 10 September 2016

Happened upon this taking the coast road and was truly impressed. It had tiered the seating at the front of the café and then had a sitting bar just for coffee and snacks above that area and not to be outdone on a windy day...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Very disappointed that you could not buy an alcohol drink on its own, even though three others in the party were having cake and drinks.

Thank shazUnitedKingdom
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Hadn't visited this cafe for zonks tho had had complimentary reports on it from friends. On a brill BH Mon, maybe I shouldn't have re-acquainted myself with it. However, battling the queue was only the start - even tho' I didn't manage to resist the...More

Thank Sheepieju
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Such a nice place, lovely staff with a nice selection of food and drinks...Lovely ice cream too.. Very dog friendly with water bowls a plenty......outside area is pretty and very well kept with great views...

Thank Karen F
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29 September 2017|
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Response from Darren T | Property representative |
Hi, the Driftwood has both highchairs and booster chairs, Thanks
Izzy J
1 July 2017|
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Response from Warwickchef | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, View, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Blue Anchor Bay | On the Seafront, Minehead TA24 6LD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Minehead
  • Phone Number: +44 1643 821697
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