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The Sloping Deck

10 Duke Street, Dartmouth TQ6 9PZ, England
+44 1803 832758
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good33%
  • Average18%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible11%
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British, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
10 Duke Street, Dartmouth TQ6 9PZ, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Visited the Sloping deck on a windy day prior to going to the Naval College. We had a cooked much of (enormous) ham and cheese omelette, and pie and chips. Both were delivered in good time and were very tasty. Service was professional and friendly...More

Thank KateOD_10
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A beautiful window display of so many lovely cakes - it was hard to decide which one to have. The café is very quaint but accessed up some awkward stairs.

Thank lou1232013
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped here for a light lunch, the service was good and food very nice. The wonky floor and interesting fireplace certainly made for a novel setting!

Thank Red2013
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A quaint cafe/restaurant, set in a Tudor style period building, next to the museum in Duke Street. Not suitable for those unable to manage stairs, and upon getting there it lives up to it's name "sloping deck" . A open fire set in an original...More

Thank Fermentingtom
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

We visited late afternoon on a cold January Saturday. We ordered hot drinks and one cake. The cakes are all large so ideal for sharing. The service was prompt. The building dates back to circa 1640 with lots of original features. The drinks were hot...More

Thank Smileydeb
Reviewed 28 December 2017

My wife and I visited this wonderful restaurant for lunch during our first visit to Dartmouth. There is a bakery on the ground floor and the restaurant is accessed via a relatively steep flight of stairs. Despite being disabled with mobility problems, I was determined...More

Thank DWT123
Reviewed 29 November 2017

We ordered a take away crab sandwich,at lunch time,which was advertised in the window. We were the only ones waiting. We were advised that this will be made to order, and would take about 10 minutes. I imagined lovely chunky granary bread, and white meat...More

Thank Suzi197
Reviewed 14 November 2017

Visited this lovely quaint building for a cream tea. The scones were very large and we had a large tub of clotted cream between the 2 of us. Unfortunately we only had one small jar of strawberry jam each which, given the size of the...More

Thank Eric51
Reviewed 11 November 2017

This place is worth visiting just for the marvellous ceiling, sloping floor and ancient windows alone. Its in a great location next to the interesting museum which once hosted Charles I for dinner!. We had a light lunch - the menu is vast with lots...More

Thank Pianoalice
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

Our family of four visited the Sloping Deck for a 'takeaway' to eat on a bench overlooking the River Dart on a bright end of October lunchtime. We bought pasties, chips, Halloween cakes, cola and sausage rolls. The Halloween cakes were really fun however I...More

Thank Fly_Tyer_99
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Duke Street, Dartmouth TQ6 9PZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Dartmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 832758
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