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“Great little cafe for lunch.”
Review of The Strand Cafe

The Strand Cafe
Ranked #5 of 51 Restaurants in Dawlish
Price range: US$3 - US$10
Cuisines: Cafe, British
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Good for: Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Dining options: Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Drinks, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
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.
Brighton, England, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“Great little cafe for lunch.”
Reviewed 18 September 2013

We decided on The Strand as a suitable cafe for some lunch whilst mooching around Dawlish in the first week of September. There were tables both inside and outside and despite the bright sunshine ( in fact, because of! ) we decided to eat inside as the sun was so bright! The interior was clean and cosy and service was good. I had a locally made steak pie, which was extremely good, and my better half chose a butternut squash flan. She was highly impressed with this also. We had good sized portions of chips and salad accompanying the main event and both felt that The Strand offered excellent value for a lunchtime bite to eat, certainly more than filling enough to carry us through to a late evening meal, and at a very reasonable price.

I would whole-heartedly recommend The Strand for lunch to anyone visiting Dawlish.

  • Visited September 2013
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Thank Chris P
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English first
Great Torrington, United Kingdom
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77 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
“Good food and service”
Reviewed 17 September 2013

Had a baked potato with a very generous portion of cheese, and a hot chocolate . The food and drink was good and quick service. Lots of tables inside and some outside. Also clean toilets.

  • Visited September 2013
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Thank TONY W
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Telford, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2013

Had breakfast here following our journey down before we could get into our Lodge. Freshly cooked and good service.

Visited July 2013
Thank angela1283
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Bude, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
“coffee break”
Reviewed 15 June 2013

on a main street with outside seating in the sun quite busy but ordered my cappawotsit and a latte was told will be there sonn as he could and within minutes of sitting outside they were there.No wait really very good drinks really

Visited June 2013
Thank graham1461
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Dawlish, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Dawlish - renovation”
Reviewed 9 May 2013

yes, dawlish is getting a facelift, and about time to, lovely little town. very welcoming and friendly.

Visited May 2013
Thank TigerLillie88
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