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The Original Pasty House

Bedford House Bedford Square | Tavistock, Dartmoor National Park, Tavistock PL19 0AE, England
+44 1822 616003
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good29%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“pastries” (106 reviews)
“pasta” (99 reviews)
“pastie” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, Fast food, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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LOCATION
Bedford House Bedford Square | Tavistock, Dartmoor National Park, Tavistock PL19 0AE, England
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1. 14 Delicious Pasty Flavours
"such wonderful pasties, stuffed full of high quality fillings"
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2. Fast, Friendly Service
"the staff were amazing they couldn't do enough to help"
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3. Freshly Made to Order
"A busy town center eatery.A great choice to eat in or take out"
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Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great pasties and much more. A bustling and very popular business in the heart of Tavistock. The staff are very efficient and families are made very welcome.

Thank Steve H
Janet E, Owner at The Original Pasty House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Steve, Thank you for taking the time to review us, we really appreciate it. We want everyone to feel welcome, especially families and strive to create an atmosphere to this effect. We hope to see you in the shop again soon!

Reviewed 18 January 2018

Picked up a a couple of pasties for tea. They were huge with great fillings. I had traditional, but they have a variety of different fillings on offer. Pastry was excellent. Staff friendly and efficient. Well worth a visit.

Thank Jim B
Janet E, Owner at The Original Pasty House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Jim, Thank you so much for taking the time to review us, these are lovely comments to read. We strive to create a warm environment with great quality products! We hope to see you soon.

Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

Just love these pasties, loads of variety and filled to the brim with meat. Can not visit here without taking some home with me all the way back to gloucestershire!! they are the best I have ever had, delicious. 😁

Thank 1happydiva
Janet E, Owner at The Original Pasty House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to review us, we really appreciate it! What amazing comments, we are so pleased our pasties took on such a journey. We hope to see you next time your in Tavistock.

Reviewed 4 January 2018

stopped of while in tavi for shopping trip,very nice service nice atmosphere food was just ok sausage roll bit tasteless, chicken slice chicken mixed with something else inside, but overall would go backMore

Thank david75_12
Janet E, Owner at The Original Pasty House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi David, Thank you for taking the time to review us. We pride ourselves on creating a warm, friendly atmosphere for our customers to enjoy. I am disappointed you didn't enjoy your sausage roll on this occasion, however, we hope to see you again to...More

Reviewed 30 November 2017

I popped in here on a day trip to Tavistock for a quick lunch and found they had, not just pasties, but a wonderful selection of sandwiches and baguettes all made to order. I decided to take away and was served really quickly. My baguette...More

Thank sillytilly3000
Janet E, Owner at The Original Pasty House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, thank you for taking the time to review us. We really appreciate your comments and are so pleased you had such a good experience. We take pride in our sandwiches, baguette and wraps selection. We hope to see you again the next time your...More

Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

purchased a chicken pasty, steak pasty and a bacon and cheese bite. The difference in colour is visibly concerning, leaving me wondering if the chicken pasty had been re heated??? Can't complain about the filling but the crust was rock solid and black inside. It's...More

Thank Leah D
Janet E, Owner at The Original Pasty House, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2017

Sorry to hear that the crust on your Chicken pasty was overcooked. We will investigate your complaint, please ensure we will do our very best to ensure this does not happen again. I am glad you enjoyed the rest of your order. Regards Janet

Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Whilst visiting friends in the area decided to go to Tavistock on Tuesday as was Pannier Market day. Decided to have lunch wife ordered cheese & mushroom pasty rest had sandwiches. Drinks ordered and delivered food came shortly afterwards sandwiches included side salad and crisps...More

Thank Ian W
Janet E, Owner at The Original Pasty House, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2017

I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed your visit to The Pasty House. We make all our sandwich fillings and salads freshly on site every morning. Thank you for your review, we hope you will visit us again when you next visit Tavistock. Kind...More

Reviewed 30 October 2017

We popped in for lunch last week after seeing on the website that the Pasty House offered a gluten free menu. My partner is both gluten and dairy free and was able to enjoy a wrap adapted to her needs with no problems at all....More

Thank Darren B
Janet E, Owner at The Original Pasty House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2017

Hi Darren Thank you for your review, I am pleased to hear your partner enjoyed her gluten free wrap. I am sorry we had no gluten and dairy free desert available, we ware looking at extending our desert range so we will take your comments...More

Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

I absolutely love this place. The menu is not a very large one but the food they sell is great. Friendly staff and a must stop for a spot of lunch if in town.

Thank Anthony B
Janet E, Owner at The Original Pasty House, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2017

Thank you for your lovely review. Hope to see you in the Pasty House again soon. Kind regards Janet

Reviewed 30 September 2017

Lovely ambience with friendly staff. Amazing value food and not just pasties - jacket potatoes and sandwiches freshly prepared and beautifully presented with a side salad and crisps. Highly recommended!More

Thank TiredTraveller14
Janet E, Owner at The Original Pasty House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

So happy you enjoyed your visit. Thankyou for sending in your review. You just made my day that little bit more sunny, as I have unfortunately been away from the shop for the past week so good to know that all is well in my...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Monday
7:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Tuesday
7:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Wednesday
7:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Thursday
7:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Friday
7:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Saturday
7:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bedford House Bedford Square | Tavistock, Dartmoor National Park, Tavistock PL19 0AE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Dartmoor National Park  >  Tavistock
  • Phone Number: +44 1822 616003
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Description
The Original Pasty House is a cafe & takeaway restaurant in Tavistock Devon, offering friendly eat in table service and fast takeaway. We serve a great selection of traditional West Country pasties, freshly made baguettes & sandwiches, toasted wraps & paninis, homemade cakes and oven baked jacket potatoes as well as fair-trade barista coffee, fruit smoothies and ice cream milkshakes.
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