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Whitehouse Restaurant

Exeter Road | Tongue End, Dartmoor National Park, Okehampton EX20 1QJ, England
+44 1837 840101
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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07:00 - 20:00All hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly
Exeter Road | Tongue End, Dartmoor National Park, Okehampton EX20 1QJ, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have visited this restaurant on several occasions and have always had excellent food and service. The staff are friendly and eager to please. My only complaint is the toilet facilities as each time we've been there has been a problem with either the toilet...More

Thank Linda L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here on way back from Cornwall. I chose steak and kidney pie from the specials board. Best I've had for years. Great pastry and superb filling. Good old fashioned stuff that we all want sometimes.

Thank rfriday9
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Having left Cornwall early on a wet day, we needed to stop for a mid morning breakfast stop. It was then we discovered The Whitehouse at the services. Expecting the usually lack lustre services cafe, we were greeted by an enthusiastic young waiter who enquired...More

1  Thank thecolonelontour
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Other Tripadvisor reviews seemed to indicate an inexpensive but reasonable quality road side restaurant. Although this place has several things going for it, kindly and polite service, quick food service, and an excellent location, it failed miserably for us. We wanted something with a bit...More

1  Thank ian j
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Always pop in for breakfast when I come down to pick mother in law up. Breakfast always very good. However noticed they have changed their sausages to much cheaper version than they used to be. Come on let's get the local version back. So much...More

1  Thank tony681d
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Don't ever think this is a typical motorway service station cafe. It most definitely isn't. Lovely meals, big portions, lots of choice, lovely food. Friendly staff. Disabled friendly too.

Thank Pam S
Reviewed 14 July 2017

We regularly visit this restaurant /cafe as it is on our doorstep. Lovely choice of very reasonably priced meals with options of small or large servings for most of the 'daily specials' from the board [Usually available between 10 .30 ish and 5 depending on...More

Thank Mags L
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Love this place and gave given high scores previously. 3 reflects good service, and a good cup of tea. Now the negative, lemon drizzle inedible, husband ate as he agreed with me that he didn't have any tastebuds. I had his coffee and walnut, which...More

1  Thank linda v
Reviewed 22 June 2017

we went hubby and me for quick bit to eat after our drive earlier hubby ordered steak and kidney pie i ordered roast beef both small meals we were happy meals didn't take long come to table but staff seemed have a attitude with us...More

3  Thank m w
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Stopped to charge car at nearby service station and decided to have late breakfast at this little cafe. Nice friendly service and quick also. 3 bacon sandwiches, drinks and a cream tea for £21, not bad. Pleasant surroundings and free wifi. Will stop again next...More

Thank Sisco T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Parking Available
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Exeter Road | Tongue End, Dartmoor National Park, Okehampton EX20 1QJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Dartmoor National Park  >  Okehampton
  • Phone Number: +44 1837 840101
Whitehouse Restaurant is a roadside services restaurant situated just off the A30 at Okehampton, Devon. We serve breakfast, lunch and dinner, with a children's menu also available. We are known for our homemade specials and our popular Sunday Roasts (booking advised).
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