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19 Fore Street, Salcombe TQ8 8BU, England
+44 1548 843333
09:00 - 17:00
Closed now
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Sun 10:00 - 16:00
Mon - Sat 09:00 - 17:00
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Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Overlooking the harbour and sitting in the December sun was lovely but feel you pay for it in the prices. There was 6 of us and only 4 other people in the cafe yet our order managed to get mixed up. The staff also seemed liked we were troubling them in asking for our correct order. We were very disappointed.

Thank bigbrowneyes11
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Possibly the best Full English I have ever tasted! Amazing sourdough bread, top quality bacon and sausage and great service. I wouldn't have found it if a friend hadn't told me about it. Take a walk into Crew Clothing and straight through to the back and through a door into the best breakfast house in Salcombe!

Thank charlie111111111
Level Contributor
40 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

We went for breakfast on 2/1/17 and what a great decision it was. The Wardroom is at the back of Crew so it's not easy to find from Fore Street, I have visited Salcombe for many years and can't believe this was my first visit. The staff were very friendly and the cooked breakfast was of excellent quality. I will... More 

Thank Lyndilou9
Bristol, United Kingdom
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78 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

We visited this place for breakfast after Christmas. It was very busy and it took some time for our breakfast and drinks to arrive. But when it did turn up, it was very good. We sampled the full breakfast and eggs florentine and all agreed we would have them again. Good views too!

Thank Buffs1974
Exeter, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016

We came accross this place while travelling to Salcombe. We falled in love with a beautiful view and decided to try the food there rather than at our hotel. The crab linguine were to die for and the bisque was the most amazing dish I've ever tried. Beautifully balanced spicing complimented with fresh and crisp bread that tasted as home... More 

Thank Nicky P
Exeter, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
35 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

We all wanted a great plate of fish and chips for lunch. Billy told me theirs had a great reputation so we gave it a go. I'm often disappointed with this dish, either too small or too greasy, however The Wardroom gave us the best lunch we've had in a long time. "too die for" home made triple cooked chips,... More 

Thank JonLuke70
Level Contributor
30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

I love this place , best on a warm sunny day and to sit out on the small terrace and watch the comings and goings in the harbour. In Dec it was still a lovely cozy place for coffee/ lunch would highly recommend 👍

Thank wooffa
MariyaRoder, Owner at The Wardroom, responded to this review

Dear wooffa, We do indeed get some lovely weather even in winter, and our patio is quite sheltered, so it is very enjoyable to observe the estuary activities. So, I am very happy you love our restaurant, and thank you very much for recommending us on the "Trip Adviser"! Regards Mariya More 

Berkeley, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

What a wonderful place to sit and relax and watch the sea and all the comings and goings of people on boats! Excellent coffee and bacon rolls!

Thank margietim
MariyaRoder, Owner at The Wardroom, responded to this review

Dear margietim, Thank you very much for your appreciation of our location and food. Regards Mariya More 

Level Contributor
57 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

Absolutely the worse cream tea ever experienced. Stale hard cold scones. Perhaps the owners should think about tasting what they sell? The restaurant was being decorated for Christmas at the time of visit, and although friendly service food was awful Shame as it's a great setting Been using the restaurant for several years but this was just plain awful :(

Thank sjc64
MariyaRoder, Owner at The Wardroom, responded to this review

Dear sjc64, I am very sorry to hear about your bad experience. We bake our scones every morning in our kitchen, using mostly organic ingredients. And usually our customers are very happy with the products they are delivered. Things did go wrong in the kitchen on the day of your visit, which could had been prevented, but it was not.... More 

Wales, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

Great breakfast using fresh produce with a warm and friendly welcome. Reasonable priced with an exceptional view

Thank froggyface
MariyaRoder, Owner at The Wardroom, responded to this review

Dear froggyface, Thank you very much for your short, but excellent review! Regards Mariya More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$11
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 Fore Street, Salcombe TQ8 8BU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Salcombe
  • Phone Number: +44 1548 843333

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