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Anchor Stone Cafe

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Manor Street, Dittisham, Dartmouth TQ6 0EX, England
+44 1803 722365
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East Sussex, United Kingdom
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65 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was taken here for lunch by friends who are locals and we just had the best lunch in the most gorgeous setting overlooking the river....I loved the whole, casual atmosphere, the friendly staff and most importantly truly delicious food...Half shell scallops were sublime and will be in my memory for ever! Everything we had was delicious... can't wait to return... More 

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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Tucked away at the bottom of the hill overlooking the harbour you find this Cafe. It is only open for coffee and lunch. The food is excellent. I had the local scollops, my partner had the fish soup. There was so much fish and sea food in it, complete with a lobster claw. One of the best lunches we have... More 

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Thank Penny T
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We've been eating here over many years and always had great food. Amazing view too. Marvellous fish dishes, love the scallop Caesar salad, friendly staff and good desserts. Looking forward to a visit later in the year.

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Thank Pete B
Newbury, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We walked here from Dartmouth and it was lovely to anticipate our meal here. Exceeded expectations, particularly the Cesar salad with scallops, anchovies, pancetta and Parmesan -delectable. Great service and good atmosphere

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Thank HilsBack
Wincanton, United Kingdom
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163 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Returned here and it is still great! Fantastic location - right on the water. Fabulous crab sandwich again!

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Thank Iain P
Lee-on-the-Solent, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have eaten regularly at the Anchorstone Cafe for the last five years! It is consistently fantastic! The food is always wonderful, great quality and beautifully fresh. With wonderful views and very polite staff! We last ate there on April 29th 2017 and ate the most awesome Bouillabaisse! It was divine! and really reasonably priced!Followed by some beautiful local cheese!... More 

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Thank angelaskinner2017
Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is more than a cafe, it is a whole eating experience and buzzing with atmosphere in a wonderful location. Staff excellent, friendly and helpful and food delicious and faultless.

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Thank Ceels123
Emsworth, United Kingdom
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63 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We last visited The Anchor Stone Cafe a couple of years ago and have often talked about how good the crab sandwiches were, always measuring others against them, and those others always falling short. This week we finally made it back and our menu choice was simple - together with a Salcombe beer for me and a glass of rose... More 

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Thank Brian B
Stamford, United Kingdom
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129 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited yesterday lunchtime without booking which I don't recommend but we were lucky to get a table outside to enjoy the view. The service was first class, both friendly and quick. I can honestly say the scallops are the best I have ever tasted, my other half agreed, he had the fish and chips which again we agreed it... More 

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Thank hollyb3
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Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Had lunch there. Had to wait because it was so busy, but it was worth the wait. The sea food was excellent and so fresh. My mussels were the best I have tasted. Excellent!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Cafe, Seafood, Healthy, British, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, View, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Manor Street, Dittisham, Dartmouth TQ6 0EX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Dartmouth  >  Dittisham
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 722365

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?