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The Strand Cafe

15 The Strand | Devon, Dawlish EX7 9PS, England
+44 1626 865984
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Overview
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“cakes” (24 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
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Value
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LOCATION
15 The Strand | Devon, Dawlish EX7 9PS, England
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1 - 10 of 127 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Breakfast is excellent plus sandwiches plus they're scones and all other food . Everything is cooked as you order it . Excellent service excellent staff

Thank Kathleen P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The staff were friendly, polite and seemed very cheery. At first glance I thought the menu prices were steep but when our food came out it was well worth the price. Beautifully presented and tasted amazing! A all round hit for myself, hubby and our...More

1  Thank Mummyowl86
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited this cafe whilst on holiday and were instantly impressed with the fantastic customer service. Staff were extremely polite and couldn't do enough to make you feel welcome. The cooked breakfast was very good, could have eaten it twice over ! Whilst we were...More

Thank LMR78
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best cooked english breakfast in Dawlish. Bacon well cooked, mushrooms still firm and not a drop on oil in sight on the plate. And this doesn't even begin to mention the great tasting latte! A fabulous little place with the friendliest owner and great staff....More

Thank bronnieseeger
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

went thereagain for a meal and they had moved the tables outside under cover and brought the blind out and it was very busy with a plain menu but well cooked and served by helpful staff and nothing too much trouble and we enjoyed our...More

Thank Ken K
Thestrandcafedawlish, Owner at The Strand Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely review, yes it was a miserable day that Saturday. But we are fortunate to have such a large terrace and canopy outside that can allow people to eat outside whatever the weather. We really pleased to hear your comments that...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A repeat visit. Think the menu has changed since the last time and they now offer savoury scone teas as well as the usual Devon cream teas, breakfasts, jacket potatoes, salads and sandwiches. We had ham (good thick local ham), chips n egg and crab...More

Thank Ruth O
Thestrandcafedawlish, Owner at The Strand Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your great review. Yes you are absolutely correct, our menu has changed and there's lots to choose from. Your not the first to say our portion sizes are generous, so maybe next time you are in you can try our one of...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First visit to the strand cafe while on a holiday to Dawlish. This is a lovely cafe with a very friendly environment with excellent food. Well recommended.

Thank Andy S
Thestrandcafedawlish, Owner at The Strand Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely review, it gives us all a lift when we read comments like yours. Regards John

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely lunch on Monday at the Strand Cafe in Dawlish. The weather was kind and we sat in the sunshine overlooking the green. A pleasant change from the usual chain cafes, family run and everything home made. We liked the goats cheese panini...More

Thank Wytgeorn
Thestrandcafedawlish, Owner at The Strand Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for such a fantastic review. I'm so pleased you enjoyed your panini & ale (one of many of my favourites to). We hope to see you again soon. Regards John

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We only stopped for coffee and ice cream, but both really hit the spot. I can highly recommend the salted caramel ice cream and the cones were delicious too. Such a fabulous view from the terrace as well.

Thank Mrs_A733
Thestrandcafedawlish, Owner at The Strand Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your great review. We hope to again soon. Regards John

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A cafe in the middle of the village with a lovely terrace and lovely food. They always took care of me, and I'm a fussy eater! Always so good and everything is so clean!! Really friendly staff 😊 Thank you for taking care of me...More

Thank Neus M
Thestrandcafedawlish, Owner at The Strand Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

What a fantastic review. Thank you so much. It really is such a pleasure to read your kind words. Regards John

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Mariec80xxx
16 August 2017|
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Response from Thestrandcafedawlish | Property representative |
Hi, we stock GF bread and many of our menu items are also GF free. Our menu is posted on our Facebook page. Regards
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chrispope2015
4 September 2016|
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Response from Thestrandcafedawlish | Property representative |
Yes, however we do not stock non dairy specific items but please let us know when you are in and we will be happy to go through the menu as many of our items will be suitable! Regards John
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$3 - US$10
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 15:30
Monday
08:00 - 15:30
Tuesday
08:00 - 15:30
Wednesday
08:00 - 15:30
Thursday
08:00 - 15:30
Friday
08:00 - 15:30
Saturday
08:00 - 15:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 The Strand | Devon, Dawlish EX7 9PS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Dawlish
  • Phone Number: +44 1626 865984
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Description
A family run Cafe in the heart of Dawlish. We offer a great selection of Breakfast items as well as sandwiches, paninis or lighter lunches. If you are looking for something totally homemade come in our try our afternoon treats including scones, cakes and biscuits. We also offer alcoholic beverages as well as a fantastic smoothie and milk shake range. We have the best outside seating area in Dawlish where smoking is permitted. On our cooler days, dogs are most welcome inside.
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