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The Toucan Cafe

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3 The Parade, Minehead TA24 5NL, England
+44 1643 706101
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Mon - Sat 08:30 - 17:00
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plymouth uk
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely vegetarian cafe above a great wholefoods store with plenty of Vegan options and gluten free too. Very pleasant staff and great atmosphere, it was busy but we didn't wait long for our lunch.

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Thank charliebPlymouthUk
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are a vegetarian/vegan this the place to seek out. The food is always excellent.plus they allow dogs into the cafe. Portions are not skimpy.

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Thank Sheila S
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been in here a few times, usually just for a hot drink and cake, which are delicious btw. Today we had lunch for the first time and it was fantastic. Highly recommended.

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Thank Alex W
Minehead, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food is always tasty and presentation is very good. The hulk smoothie was a winner. I love everything on the menu so the hardest part is making a choice.

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Thank Nicola S
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely healthy food for lots of dietary requirements, huge portions and good value. Food freshly made too! Nice atmosphere and cute cafe. Also attached to a whole foods store

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Thank Russex1982
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a café above a whole food shop. Lots of little rooms from bright and airy to hideaways. Food is amazingly varied and delicious. From my experience I reckon it to be one of the finest in the country. Miss at your peril!

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Thank Andrew C
St Florent, Corsica
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not the best title, I agree, if you are wanting to follow the crowd who fail to see that health is wealth~wealth is health. Happiness does not come from feeling sick. Toucan is a great place to start your journey optimism so that you wake up in the morning not full of aches and pains from indulging in the stuff... More 

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Thank 2facetruth
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36 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a delightful cafe! The food is delicious and filling and the portions are ENORMOUS. I made a valiant effort but could not finish my spectacular peanut curry. My husband managed to put away his aubergine and potato moussaka and declared it outstanding. We live in Bristol but will make a special effort to return. We are not vegetarians by... More 

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Thank Judith L
York, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ticks all the boxes. Great wholesome food, huge portions, great value for money and lovely staff. We had the Leek and Thyme quiche, which was delicious and will definitely be making a trip back to Minehead, just so we can sample more of the great food on offer.

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Thank mojo20162016
London, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2017

being there yesterday afternoon for a coffee and a cake and everything was delicious. Overall décor not of my taste but service was excellent, drinks were very nice and cakes were to die for. Sometimes you run the risk to get a dry cake but it wasn't the case...was fresh, tasty and overall everything was very pleasant. I would defenetely... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Monday
08:30 - 17:00
Tuesday
08:30 - 17:00
Wednesday
08:30 - 17:00
Thursday
08:30 - 17:00
Friday
08:30 - 17:00
Saturday
08:30 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 The Parade, Minehead TA24 5NL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Minehead
  • Phone Number: +44 1643 706101
Description
Est. in 1982, Toucan Wholefoods is a natural health store and café located in the lively seaside town of Minehead. Winner of Best Independent Health Store 2014.

We stock organic fruit, vegetables, bread, dairy, alcohol and other produce from local certified producers; a comprehensive range of wholefoods and foods for special diets, teas and drinks, herbs and spices, delicious snacks, a tasty vegetarian takeaway counter and lots of chocolate too!

We also stock herbal and vitamin supplements, earth-friendly household cleaners, natural body care and baby care products.

On our 1st floor we run a wholefood, vegetarian café offering organic fair trade coffee and tea, smoothies, fresh juices, delicious salads and home cooked cakes and flapjacks.

Located on the 2nd floor are complementary therapy rooms where fully qualified and experienced therapists practice.

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