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Cafe Collective

9 Grenville Street, Bideford EX39 2EA, England
+44 1237 473999
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (16 reviews)
“fish goujons” (2 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.All hours
Cafe, British, Pizza, European, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
9 Grenville Street, Bideford EX39 2EA, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely little cafe. Nice a bright with a lovely atmosphere and a view down to the water. Great breakfast cooked excellently with great tasting produce and very reasonably priced. I can highly recommend the scrambled eggs with bacon. The granary toast is especially delicious. Tea...More

Thank Hannah S
Reviewed 10 January 2018

We were recommended to go to Cafe Collective by a local who said that she wouldn't go anywhere else with her dog - we were looking for a dog-friendly place to eat... not only was it dog friendly, but with really delicious food (excellent home...More

Thank MissyH44
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Just came across this place as had my dog with me. What a great place. My friend and I shared a soup and fresh breaded spears and home made fries. The food was great. The staff were lovely. Music choice great and coffee was brilliant...More

Thank cchapman
Reviewed 28 December 2017

The food is lovely and freshly prepared. The BLT I had was lovely. The chai latte with the addition of an espresso fantastic. I highly recommend this place for a perfect lunch.

Thank mezzarino1985
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

Warm welcome and great food! Popped in for Breakfast which was a generous portion and delicious, fascinating menu and specials (mushroom and ginger soup sounds wicked!) and we couldn’t resist coming back later to try more. Coffee with Parsnip and Orange cake(who knew?), a new...More

Thank stitchvan
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

We'd been planning to visit all week and when entering at 3pm (door was unlocked) were turned away and told firmly they were closed... despite all of the advertising stating they were open till 4 and the open sign being on the door. I understand...More

Thank Ellie W
Tess R, Owner at Cafe Collective, responded to this reviewResponded 19 November 2017

We are sorry that you had a disappointing visit to our cafe but due to unforeseen circumstances, we were forced to close earlier than usual. Sincere apologies for the inconvenience that this has caused you.

Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Visited for the first time in June with local friends. My home made pizza was excellent & I would recommend it as a perfect choice.

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Dogs - check. Gluten free - check. Good quality produce - check. Great service - check. Perfect coffee - check. We've been every year since 2014 (and every morning during our stays) and it hasn't changed...still a warm welcome, terrific food and, if you're really...More

Thank CaptainSqueaking
Tess R, Owner at Cafe Collective, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2017

Thank you so much for your wonderful comments, it's always a pleasure to see you and your kids! Looking forward to seeing you on your next visit to North Devon.

Reviewed 3 October 2017

Wonderful breakfasts, main courses and desserts. The owners and staff make you feel welcome all the time. I'm a three year semi-regular - its always a special treat to go here. Unreservedly recommended... Please try it out!

Thank Ed R
Reviewed 2 October 2017

This cafe is positioned prominently on a corner, on a hill on the rim of the town and the gateway to the bohemian aspect of Bideford. It bellows like a beacon for people who are not interested in the risk averse, unadventurous meanderings of the...More

Thank Sefpacific
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7 September 2017|
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Response from Tess R | Property representative |
Hi Bob, Thank you for your message. We would be able to seat you at our street level table, which is just inside the door of the cafe. It seats 4 very comfortably and you have a lovely view of the river from here. We provide... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$11
Breakfast, Brunch, Drinks, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Grenville Street, Bideford EX39 2EA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Torridge  >  Bideford
  • Phone Number: +44 1237 473999
  • E-mail
We pride ourselves on offering delicious home cooked food using locally sourced produce. Our extensive menu offers a range of cooked breakfasts, lunches, homemade pizzas, sharing boards, homemade cakes and cream teas. Gluten free, Vegetarian and Vegan diets are also catered for. We have been voted "one of the Top 5 coffee destinations in North Devon" by the North Devon Journal. Our cafe is dog friendly and are fully licensed, offering a selection of local ciders, beer, wines and spirits.
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