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Bird's Nest Tavistock

4 Barley Market Street, Dartmoor National Park, Tavistock PL19 0JF, England
+44 1822 610611
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible8%
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“tofu” (3 reviews)
“prawn toast” (4 reviews)
“sizzling lamb” (2 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
4 Barley Market Street, Dartmoor National Park, Tavistock PL19 0JF, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Order a take away didn't say my name when collecting my order and you laugh at me it's just insulting and I can't believe that's your attitude to paying customers. Used to come here a lot but never again.

Thank Garthsdarkplace
Reviewed 2 December 2017

Booked a table over a week ago for seven people for Dickensian Evening on 1st December. Arrived at 8pm as per booking only to be told that we hadn't been booked in ! You can imagine my embarrassment having praised the restaurant from previous visits...More

2  Thank pjfletcher
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

Took an hour and a quarter to serve a main dish. Crispy chicken an vegetables sounds all well and good but it is like hide and seek for the vegetables and the chicken was sticky and chewy - as far from crispy as you could...More

Thank devonfisher2015
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Large group of us booked for a special birthday celebration, as we had heard good reviews of the food. Warm welcome from the "on floor" staff and service throughout the evening was generally very good. Spiral staircase to the first floor where the tables are...More

Thank Zana63
Reviewed 6 October 2017

A wide choice on the menu. We chose sizzling lamb with ginger and spring onion which was really tasty and nicely presented. Unfortunately we had to eat early and at 5.30 in the evening there is very little atmosphere, especially as we were the only...More

Thank Foodtech573
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Excellent value and great food. We ordered a meal for 3 for the three of us, and there was plenty (A meal for two would probably have been enough). Service was not quick, but this allowed for an unhurried and relaxing meal.

Thank Doug C
Reviewed 12 September 2017

We ordered a takeaway from the Bird's Nest by telephone and were delighted to find it waiting for us when we walked through the door. Excellent quality, piping hot and great portions to the extent we had over ordered!

1  Thank Nik D
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

We visited this restaurant with our 6 year old daughter whilst on holiday and really enjoyed it. The food was all freshly cooked and very tasty. Even our daughter loved her chicken balls and rice - and she can be really picky!! We have our...More

Thank Bob-Caz-Eva
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Took a friend here as a thank you and she as well as ourselves was suitably impressed, she lives in town and has never been here, this will now change and she will become a regular. Nothing was too much trouble, ordered a set meal...More

Thank Jeff S
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Popped into here for a nibble to eat whilst staying over in Tavistock. Warmly greeted and shown upstairs to a table. Area nice and clean with typical decor creating a relaxing atmosphere. Extensive menu and the food and service was excellent. King po chicken was...More

Thank Samantha22Lichfield
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7 April 2015|
Response from DiDeDi59 | Reviewed this property |
We have eaten here a couple of times and found it disappointing, friend's love to eat here, maybe we were unlucky on the occasions we ate there, "twice bitten" we haven't gone back
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$28 - US$71
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Barley Market Street, Dartmoor National Park, Tavistock PL19 0JF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Dartmoor National Park  >  Tavistock
  • Phone Number: +44 1822 610611
We do NOT use MSG in any of our dishes,we serve Vegetarian dish as well as other delicious CHINESE Thai Malaysian dishes!We only use local meat,vegetables and seafood etc.
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