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Francolin - CLOSED

17 West Street, Ashburton, Dartmoor National Park TQ13 7DT, England
+44 1364 653471
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Overview
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good7%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible12%
30 Oct 2015
“Serendipitous soup”
12 Sep 2015
“Discriminating against the disabled!”
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CUISINES
Cafe, British, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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17 West Street, Ashburton, Dartmoor National Park TQ13 7DT, England
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Reviewed 30 October 2015 via mobile

I've never visited Ashburton before, but was pleasantly surprised - lovely little town. For me the jewel in the crown is Fracolin's Caffé, near the car parks and next to the vet. They seem to specialise in home-made soups, which are blindingly delicious, served with...More

Thank Smpopple
Reviewed 12 September 2015

This just happened to a friend of mine. Shame on you Francolin coffee house! "We went over for the food festival with (son, wheelchair bound) and were refused a table in this place because we had (son). There were several free tables but we knew...More

Thank Tracy M
Reviewed 12 September 2015

we tried to have a coffee here. We had our son with us who is disabled and in a wheelchair. We looked in and there were several free tables and one reserved. As soon as we wheeled my son in the waiter came over really...More

1  Thank sam d
Reviewed 12 September 2015

Too small for wheelchairs,the few tables inside are very close therefore not suitable, we were met at the door and was told all tables reserved, but the way it was said was stern and abrupt we left feeling that we were not wanted in there...More

1  Thank mark b
Reviewed 14 June 2015 via mobile

And it really was good soup. They specialise in it, and we had a choice of around 6-8 different homage soups to choose from. No complaints about that. However, I didn't like the service, if that's what you could call it, and the place itself...More

Thank david h
Reviewed 4 June 2015

The place was packed with one table being vacated as we arrived - it's popularity says it all. A chance for carefully prepared cups of coffee chosen from a lovely selection of bean types. A peaceful and well run oasis.

Thank Kevin_S_B1066
Reviewed 29 May 2015 via mobile

Still the best coffee house in Ashburton. Coffee made to perfection with care and attention. Excellent menu with my favourite breakfast of scrambled eggs on toast. Well worth a visit.

Thank Sallyjodevon
Reviewed 19 May 2015 via mobile

Fantastic coffee with 3 different origin beans constantly updated and a great house blend. Time and effort is consistently put in to every cup. Chorizo stew was tasty.

Thank treswow
Reviewed 2 May 2015

We visited for lunch and I had the Sweet Potato curry soup with ciabatta roll. It was spicy and absolutely delicious. Theresa and Mike are very friendly and look after their guests. I would strongly recommend a visit. We will certainly be back.

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 30 April 2015 via mobile

Very good coffee, simple but original food perfectly cooked and all beautifully presented. What more could you ask for?

Thank JulesBe77
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 West Street, Ashburton, Dartmoor National Park TQ13 7DT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Dartmoor National Park  >  Ashburton
  • Phone Number: +44 1364 653471
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Description
new coffee cafe in ashburton - opened 6 weeks ago
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