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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2017 Winner


Cafe, British
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Weekend away and popped in on the first afternoon and had a cream tea each. Scones were gorgeous! Went back today and had doorstep cheese on toast and that was great too. Especially because they accompanied it with onion chutney! Wow Dog friendly cafe. And...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 555sueb
Reviewed 16 January 2019 via mobile

We stopped here for a quick lunch and coffee before our coach left. The food is very mediocre, coffee was good, staff were a bit miserable looking but I guess it was a Sunday so they probably had better things to be doing! Overall it...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank alisuthas
Reviewed 4 January 2019 via mobile

We visited on New Year’s Eve for cake with two children and two dogs in tow. In some cafés this might of been a problem but not at Dolly’s. The dogs were even given some free bits of sausage! They would certainly come back again....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank voxygenprime
Reviewed 4 January 2019 via mobile

We visited Ilfracombe during the Christmas break, whilst most places were shut. Thankfully they were open on a chilly winters day, and my husband, two dogs & I stopped here for lunch. The dogs were each given a complimentary sausage and water bowl as we...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank PGTCook
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Stopped here for a tea/coffee and decided to have a cream tea ,we had a choice of plain or fruit scone (only 1) so went for fruit which was warm and fresh with a lityle pot of jam and Roddas pot of clotted cream ......More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Mojo1956
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

My family and I visited dolly’s for lunch. Upon a lovely welcome our dog was offered a sausage. My husband and I ordered the BLT. Looking a the the menu I was a little shocked at the prices but when the meals came out it...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank l0uprice
Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

Visited as a family of 4 plus our new rescue dog, who was greeted with a bowl of water and a free sausage (nice touch) Children’s meal portions were huge! All food was good quality, ready quickly and reasonably priced

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank alexandrakZ8958CL
Reviewed 21 October 2018

Ended up visiting Dollys a couple of times during our week in Devon (Barnstaple) at the end of September. Welcoming staff and a nice relaxed atmosphere. The loyalty card they do is a great idea. Our little one loved the fact that customers bring their...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank fussynortherner
Reviewed 19 October 2018

We called in on a warm sunny October lunchtime because there didn't seem to be any other cafes in the area that were open. Just as well because it proved a real find. On stepping inside, there was a warm welcome. I had a cream...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank demoncodger
Reviewed 14 October 2018

This time we visited with our little dog Toby, he's always made welcome with a drink and a sausage or two. This visit I had a change and had the Chilli Con Carne with a Jacket potato absolutely superb, I thought I was in Mexico...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Jacqueline H
30 June 2017|
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Response from GillianB163 | Reviewed this property |
We went in on Sunday morning and the waitresses were all teenagers, looked about 14 so I would say to give them a call.
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