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Harbour View Cafe

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Queens Drive, Exmouth EX8 2AY, England
+44 1395 273458
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good40%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible18%
Travellers talk about
“mug of coffee” (2 reviews)
“cakes” (4 reviews)
“dog walkers” (3 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 17:00 Hours
Cafe, British
Queens Drive, Exmouth EX8 2AY, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We were served frozen fish fillets in crumbs full of some unidentifiable grey substance not fresh fish and hardly edible. It was so embarrassing to have taken friends there and then have to apologise for the food.

Thank Localresident22222
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been visiting this cafe for some 37 years. It is on the beach and is open every day of the year. Little has changed during that time, and I do mean little. It remains an excellent example of what it says it is....More

Thank Theenglishcritic
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’ve lived in exmouth most of my life and the harbour view is undoubtedly my favourite cafe in town. The views out of the windows and from the outdoor seating area are truly spectacular and there is always a friendly, welcoming atmosphere for dog walkers,...More

Thank Bethany F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

we were wanting to visit the chip shop next door that has the reputation of fantastic fish and chips, however looking in the chip shop it like joined to the cafe and we prefered to sit in and eat as it was windy and a...More

1  Thank Lauren K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited Exmouth with the dog the other day. Starving hungry, we were delighted to find a dog friendly place right on the beach. As soon as we stepped inside we hesitated about going in but, as I said, we were starving and this was...More

1  Thank LancashireJavabean
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a traditional, sea-front, sea side cafe. No frills, inexpensive eats, good quality grub, good portions, good service. What more is there to say? Its got plenty of seating, sells ice cream and all the usual sandwiches, chips, and take away eats. Does good...More

Thank frankart_10
Reviewed 10 April 2018

good old fashion working cafe on the beach, with good honest food and good prices, we just had a mug and tea and hot chocolate which were great, and the wife had a breakfast baguet with I had a egg and sausage muffin. Its what...More

Thank John F
Reviewed 10 April 2018

Stopped for lunch as did not seem to be any other cafes on the seafront. Dreadful building, concrete floor, sand everywhere. People did not seem to know where to queue. Lists of food on the walls. Chose a baggette with sausage, bacon and egg. Very...More

1  Thank Jan F
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Located on the beach road near to the lifeboat station n Exmouth and with great views of the sea. Food is cafe style and is good value. Outside table and chairs. Parking is chargeable close by.

Thank rayrest
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

A good haven on a wet and cold day in March. It’s a dog friendly beach side cafe, so you get what you would expect. Good honest fare.

Thank Mabelsadventures
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26 December 2015|
Response from elbyfrancis | Reviewed this property |
Dogs are welcome in this cafe. I am guessing you may have visited by the time I post this response. Your question made me smile, based on your question and the way you treat your dogs this may not be the place for you... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Queens Drive, Exmouth EX8 2AY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Exmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1395 273458
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