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The Strand Cafe

15 The Strand | Devon, Dawlish EX7 9PS, England
+44 1626 865984
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Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cakes” (26 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 15:30All hours
CUISINES
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
15 The Strand | Devon, Dawlish EX7 9PS, England
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1 - 10 of 136 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

On a rainy horrible day we were warmly welcomed in. The staff were friendly the prices were good and the breakie was lovely the bacon was cooked just as I like it slightly crispy but not burnt. My partner had a full English and the...More

Thank lmb1904
Reviewed 6 days ago

It was miserable weather outside but the warm welcome given to us on our arrival soon made light of the weather. We were made to feel most welcome and upon departure we were thanked for dining with them. The food was outstanding too.

Thank Christine N
Reviewed 6 days ago

A small friendly cafe, with quite exceptional cakes on offer. We visited Lyme Regis at teatime on a hot and very crowded August afternoon. We were fortunate on two counts, the first finding a street parking space and the second choosing The Strand Cafe for...More

Thank properjob929
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went into the strand for some breakfast and ordered the full breakfast which was cheap for what it included, the staff were kind enough to change some of the food such as hash brown for a sausage etc. While waiting for the food it...More

Thank rareghost26
Thestrandcafedawlish, Owner at The Strand Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for your review. Really glad you enjoyed your breakfast and that you mentioned we are happy to accomodate changes if you do not like some of your items. And thank you for recommendation to anyone in the area. However I must point out very...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a look at other places to eat on the Strand, this place looked clean and tidy and inviting. Tables clean, menus on tables, made our selection went up to the till to pay. Staff very helpful and friendly, quite busy as it is a...More

1  Thank lamaryder
Thestrandcafedawlish, Owner at The Strand Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your very kind words, we really do appreciate you spending your time reviewing us. Many thanks & regards John

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Found this little Gem on the first day of our family holiday and was so good we revisited on our last morning in Dawlish. We all had the full English which has got to be one of the best I've ever had. Quality sassages, bacon...More

Thank Nick C
Thestrandcafedawlish, Owner at The Strand Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Well if Carlsberg did reviews, this would be one. Many thanks for this fantastic review! We hope to see you again soon. Regards John

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Service was friendly and John the owner made us very welcome. All food was homemade and very tasty. Crab sandwiches were great. Wide choice on menu with huge portions. Lovely atmosphere. Thanks and we will return 😍

Thank 794lionelt
Thestrandcafedawlish, Owner at The Strand Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Wow, what a fantastic review. Thank you so much for coming in and spending the time reviewing us. Best regards John & Tracey

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious full English breakfast and filter coffee. Cooked to order. All very tasty. Staff are friendly and attentive. Highly recommended!

Thank David F
Thestrandcafedawlish, Owner at The Strand Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Many thanks for taking the time to review us! We are very pleased you enjoyed your breakfast and coffee here. Best regards John & Tracey

Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for a coffee and ended up having snacks as well. Two of us had cakes which were all homemade, huge and absolutely gorgeous! I had a baguette which came with crisps and salad. They also sold homemade desserts displayed in a cabinet. Although...More

Thank Caroline R
Thestrandcafedawlish, Owner at The Strand Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your fantastic review! We really do appreciate you taking the time to review us. Best regards John & Tracey

Reviewed 16 August 2017

Breakfast is excellent plus sandwiches plus they're scones and all other food . Everything is cooked as you order it . Excellent service excellent staff

Thank Kathleen P
Thestrandcafedawlish, Owner at The Strand Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your kind comments. It does gift us all a lift when we get reviews like this. Best regards John & Tracey

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Mariec80xxx
16 August 2017|
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Response from Thestrandcafedawlish | Property representative |
Hi, we stock GF bread and many of our menu items are also GF free. Our menu is posted on our Facebook page. Regards
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chrispope2015
4 September 2016|
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Response from Thestrandcafedawlish | Property representative |
Yes, however we do not stock non dairy specific items but please let us know when you are in and we will be happy to go through the menu as many of our items will be suitable! Regards John
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$3 - US$11
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 15:30
Monday
08:00 - 15:30
Tuesday
08:00 - 15:30
Wednesday
08:00 - 15:30
Thursday
08:00 - 15:30
Friday
08:00 - 15:30
Saturday
08:00 - 15:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 The Strand | Devon, Dawlish EX7 9PS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Dawlish
  • Phone Number: +44 1626 865984
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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.
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