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Velvet & Vanilla

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner


US$6 - US$26
Cafe, British
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 4 days ago

lovely cafe - also upstairs room Great service from Louise and delicious cakes and scones as well as interesting tapas.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank roseatbuzz3
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on Christmas Eve for a late breakfast, both ordered Huevos Rancheros, well worth the wait as it’s all freshly cooked there and then. Delicious and huge plateful- we will be back! The cakes on the counter looked delicious too but I was too full...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Justine D
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

A very nice place for lunch would highly recommend the full cream tea had to take the cakes home due to the generous portions. Nice atmosphere and friendly staff

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank rooneyman
Reviewed 7 October 2018

Was catching up with a friend expecting a full English breakfast and the suggestion of the Velvet and Vanilla was made. Don’t do a full English but had the most amazing Maple Syrup Pancakes and Bacon, truly gorgeous indeed. Great friendly service, great atmosphere and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank 010369
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

We visited this lovely cafe on a wet morning and couldn’t have had a warmer welcome. Timed it just right for the homemade scones coming right out of the oven, absolutely delicious! X

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank protheromilfred
Reviewed 5 October 2018

Come here every few weeks for my usual cream tea and every time it never fails to deliver. Freshly made scones with plenty of jam and cream and a generous amount of tea. On this occasion I also tried a sandwich. As it was quite...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Philippa J
Reviewed 4 October 2018

Called in here one afternoon after a cycle ride on the Tarka Trail for a cream tea as a reward for a job well done. We'd researched possible watering holes on Trip Advisor ahead of our visit to the area & had short listed this...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Wistful100
Reviewed 1 October 2018

Went for late lunch. Nice menu, food freshly prepared and generous helping. Made to feel welcome. Vegetarian food better than average.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Alex H
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Staying in Bideford for a friends big birthday. Turned up half hour before closing as a group of 8 and couldnt have been made to feel more welcome! Friendly and speedy service with a smile. Great value for money. The scones were delicious and warm...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Emily R
Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

We popped in for an early lunch and we were not disappointed. The food is freshly made and nothing is a bother. The girls are really friendly and chat to you like old friends. Nothing was a bother. They even provide toys for our little...More

Date of visit: September 2018
2  Thank GeordieinDevon
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9 April 2018|
Response from lyl0703 |
Hi Poppy. I am a visitor nothing to do with the restaurant. I've also asked a question. May I suggest you call the restaurant and speak to them. Good luck
31 December 2017|
Response from Chris S | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, youve sent this question to me but Im just a customer not the proprietor,and I live in south devon so I cannot answer your question Im afraid, perhaps you should contat the establishment.
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