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What you can expect during your visit
  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Hand sanitiser available to guests & staff
  • Socially distanced dining tables
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
  • Tables disinfected between guests
  • Single-use or sanitised menus
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Updated 05/10/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 05/10/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.

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

Went for late lunch/afternoon tea. The quiche was lovely. But we had ordered scone cream tea, then were told only date and walnut scones only available. We said yes 4 scones and cream. Unfortunately the scones were dry and arrived with butter and jam -...More

Date of visit: May 2021
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have been coming here for years and always enjoyed the food and service. Today was such a disappointment. The staff made us feel extremely unwelcome and were un accommodating. Crammed five of us on a table of four and then gave a party of...More

Date of visit: May 2021
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Reviewed 21 October 2020 via mobile

We arrived st the cafe at 11.50. Having been here on many occasions previously. However, the class and standards have dropped a great deal. Thge establishment is now not worth 1 star. We went inside to enquire what the serving and seating arrangements where. A...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 21 October 2020 via mobile

Went to visit the Windmill then we went over to the cafe to use the toilets. Then we were going to have a coffee and a slice of cake. I'm disabled had to use my walking stick, lady at cafe refused us entry to the...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 19 October 2020

Fantastic food with a great set of staff! So polite and great service! Had a lovely Hot Chocolate was delicious

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 19 October 2020 via mobile

Would highly recommend coming to the sails cafe. Due to the popularity of the cafe and such a lovely sunny day on Sunday ,it was busy therefore the wait was slightly longer than usual. This is to be expected during the covid 19 pandemic. I...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 1 October 2020 via mobile

Fantastic home produced food. Great quality for price and nice portions. Helpful staff and a nice setting/atmosphere. Definitely recommend it

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 30 September 2020

We've visited here a couple of times now and loved it on both occasions. The first time was after doing one of the lovely walks around the mill and the cafe and we had a couple of coffees which were excellent. We enjoyed the place...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 30 September 2020 via mobile

My friend and I enjoyed a delicious lunch and felt confident that every effort had been made to follow necessary infection control guidelines.

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 26 September 2020 via mobile

Been going to Sails for several years, always recommended this place but the last time we went was terrible!! Don’t know what’s happened, you could see the plate through the salad, it was that sparse! The bread that you normally get with salads, it was...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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jaffalove69
13 February 2020|
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Response from Marjorie I | Reviewed this property |
I would call them and reserve. Its a very popular place particularly at lunchtime. Enjoy
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Louise M
23 August 2015|
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Response from Yvonne W | Reviewed this property |
You might want to check the access from the car park, might be better further up and park on road nearer entrance. Enjoy
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Frequently Asked Questions about Sails Cafe

Yes, Sails Cafe offers takeaway services.

Yes, Sails Cafe offers delivery services.

Yes, Sails Cafe is taking precautions against COVID-19. A full list is available within the "safety precautions" section of this page.

Sails Cafe is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4