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Whiddons Bistro

4-6 High Street, Chagford, Dartmoor National Park TQ13 8AJ, England
+44 1647 433406
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good14%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
4-6 High Street, Chagford, Dartmoor National Park TQ13 8AJ, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is a small cafe/restaurant with only a dozen or so covers, offering a varied range of lunches and light lunches plus daily specials. Cream Teas are also advertised. All food is freshly cooked to order using local suppliers so no fast food. The owner...More

Thank Graham C
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter and I were doing the Moor Otters Trail and popped in to see the Otter sculpture on display. We had no intention of staying for food but Andrea, the owner, was so friendly and the cakes on display looked so tempting that I...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A return visit with family and another great meal. Consistently good food is to be admired as you know you won't be disappointed. The menu changes frequently so there's always something new to try. I chose the mushroom risotto which for me was unusual as...More

Thank Bexlander
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My first time to Devon was crowned by the sensational food at this place. Made to order nothing was too much trouble and the food was simply mouth watering. Our 9 ur old son had the treat of the sea bass and the pudding capped...More

Thank Cate B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We called into this little Bistro as part of the Moor Otters Trail. And I'm so glad we did. Melt-in-the-mouth shortbread, lovely coffee and first-class 'let's welcome the tourists' service. This is how to win and keep custom. Others take note! Will return again.

Thank Alwaysareview
Reviewed 11 July 2017

The food in this lovely little bistro was the best that we had eaten in Chagford. The owners were friendly and were on hand throughout. If I must find fault it would be that as the bookings were staggered this led to not much of...More

Thank lazybreak
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

We chose this restaurant because of the excellent reviews which are spot on. The food is absolutely lovely, of the highest quality and locally sourced. We really enjoyed chatting to the owner who provided a friendly atmosphere which was really welcoming. I would recommend this...More

Thank Mike T
Reviewed 6 July 2017

My wife and I stumbled on this little, and very charming tea shop on our stop in beautiful Chagford, nestled in the Dartmoor National Park in Devonshire, between Plymouth and Exeter. At incredibly reasonable prices, it serves one of the best English afternoon cream teas...More

1  Thank Rick049
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Small and cosy, with an interesting menu, locally sourced ingredients, friendly service, and superb tasting well presented food, this bistro proved to be just the place for a special evening meal to celebrate my wife's birthday. Bookings are staggered to ensure that both service and...More

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 24 June 2017

Excellent food at very reasonable prices. Very generous portions ! Service also very good from helpful friendly owner . Not licenced but no charge for corkage and there is an excellent wine shop nearby. There is a car park just up the road which is...More

Thank jillmn55
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
10:30 - 16:30
10:30 - 16:30
18:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 16:30
18:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 16:30
18:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4-6 High Street, Chagford, Dartmoor National Park TQ13 8AJ, England (Formerly Whiddons Eatery)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Dartmoor National Park  >  Chagford
  • Phone Number: +44 1647 433406
  • E-mail
A friendly welcome to a 16th century thatched bistro. Serving freshly prepared, home cooked British cuisine with a modern twist.

Unlicensed, operates B.Y.O. no corkage charged.

Located opposite church on High Street Chagford.

Serving Coffee & Cake, Lunch, Afternoon Tea & Dinner.

Private parties and group bookings welcomed - please enquire.
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