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The Old Pottery Restaurant

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The Old Pottery Pottery Road, Bovey Tracey, Dartmoor National Park TQ13 9DS, England
+44 1626 831320
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“cakes” (11 reviews)
“poached eggs” (4 reviews)
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British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
The Old Pottery Pottery Road, Bovey Tracey, Dartmoor National Park TQ13 9DS, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We came to this restaurant because it was the only choice. But it is the best choice! It was delicious food. I had the smoked haddock and poached egg... wow! Also the chips where amazing. More then happy to pay the price for quality like...More

Thank Alainn S
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

We absolutely love the House of Marbles and visit regularly, but this is the first time we've eaten in the cafe as there's usually a long wait to get in. However, as my three year old has been yearning to go in for some time...More

Thank skibumno1
Reviewed 29 December 2017

NOT 'just any coffee', probably the worst coffee I have ever had, made from a 'press and go', luke warm, served in a horrid glass mug.More

Thank princess s
Manger1234, Manager at The Old Pottery Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 31 December 2017

Dear princess s, I am sorry that you didn't like the coffee you had. I am, however, rather confused, as we do not use a 'press and go' machine. We offer freshly brewed filter coffee or a range of different espresso based coffees, such as...More

Reviewed 26 November 2017

The bread in the ploughman's is still being served stale with a tiny bit of butter even though someone else has complained about it. The coleslaw was just cabbage so I couldn't eat much. The chutneys were tasty. My friends fish and chips were very...More

1  Thank jeanette602017
Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

This is a nice friendly restaurant which I would recommend. They have pleasant cakes.It is possible to book tables for large groups.

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

The choice was good, even for children. Staff could cater for a food intolerance and were attentive. A little expensive but we did enjoy ourselves.

Thank Mummyplus2
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Fabulous food and amazing choice. Good for young and not so young. Polite and helpful staff. Daily specials each day. Homemade desserts.

Thank Carol R
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Burger and chips where great! So was the locally sourced beer! Enough space for modest mobility scooter/wheelchair.

Thank Gus D
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Very interesting and well worth a visit, we stayed about an hour and half bought some Christmas presents too.

Thank SusieQ38
Reviewed 15 September 2017

We had booked a table in the conservatory section. The tables are incredibly low. One side of the table was against a high padded window seat, far too high for the table. Extremely uncomfortable. The low table also made it hard for the young clumsy...More

Thank HalkiW
Manger1234, Manager at The Old Pottery Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2017

Dear customer, Thank you for your feedback regarding your visit to our restaurant and I am sorry that you were disappointed by our seating arrangements and acoustics in our conservatory area. We want all our customers to feel comfortable on their visit and I do...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 17:00
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: The Old Pottery Pottery Road, Bovey Tracey, Dartmoor National Park TQ13 9DS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Dartmoor National Park  >  Bovey Tracey
  • Phone Number: +44 1626 831320
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