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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

An excellent place to visit once the virus has gone, the staff are very very friendly and helpful, the food is very good and well prepared and presented Many thanks for being here and helping out with the virus thing and making sure that the...More

Date of visit: April 2021
Reviewed 29 December 2020 via mobile

We made an unplanned visit to this cafe and were very pleasantly surprised. The food was exactly what we needed on a very cold Dartmoor day. It was fresh, hot and comforting. The ham, eggs and chips that my husband had was lovely with plenty...More

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 27 December 2020

Had the nut roast and all day breakfast which were piping hot and delicious. Staff are very welcoming and attentive. Definitely would recommend this cafe as caters for all and very easy to park nearby.

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 19 December 2020

Having been out for a lengthy walk up on Dartmoor, and feeling the need for sustenance, the family and I decided to have a meal at this cafe. Things couldn't have been better to be honest, The staff were friendly and helpful, the menu was...More

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 21 November 2020

We were in Princetown after a morning of Letterboxing on the Moor and this was one of the few places open for food due to Covid19. We parked at the rear and made our way into the restaurant area. Service was prompt and friendly and...More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 7 November 2020

Wonderful fish & chips served by friendly, attentive staff. Cream teas look great too but unfortunately we were too full. Highly recommended.

Date of visit: November 2020
Reviewed 27 October 2020 via mobile

My parents and I have visited on several occasions now for a bit of lunch. The laté is delicious and hot, perfect on a cold day. Food wise we generally have a combination of onion rings, bowl of chips a children's meal. The staff are...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 20 October 2020 via mobile

We popped in here last week after a drive on Dartmoor for a cuppa. But the food looked so good we stayed for lunch! Both of our dishes were sumptuous and hunger busting portions. Fish n chips was fresh, hot, crispy and tasty, while the...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 17 October 2020

My wife and I were passing through Princetown and decided to call in for a coffee and a bite to eat. Very nice coffee and teacakes and friendly and welcoming staff.

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 11 October 2020 via mobile

The cream tea was excellent with plenty of delicious clotted cream. No skimping here! All washed down with properly brewed tea served by friendly helpful staff.

Date of visit: October 2020
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Annette M
19 February 2019|
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Response from John L | Reviewed this property |
Not sure of the opening times, but I believe they are open until 5 p.m. each evening. Check with their website.
5 March 2017|
Response from TheThinMan56 | Reviewed this property |
Access ok, but its cramped
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Old Police Station Cafe

  • Yes, The Old Police Station Cafe offers takeaway services.

  • Yes, The Old Police Station Cafe offers delivery services.

  • The Old Police Station Cafe is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4
    • Atmosphere: 4