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Cafe Alf Resco

Lower Street, Dartmouth TQ6 9AN, England
+44 1803 835880
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Lower Street, Dartmouth TQ6 9AN, England
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Reviewed yesterday

It's been a couple of years since we last visited Cafe Alf Resco and I'm pleased to report things are as good as they were. Coffee was hot and strong, brekkie from the extensive menu was excellent. Nice touches - dark marmalade with Dartmouth plums...More

Thank suemissb
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Visited a couple of times for breakfast during a short break! Lovely coffee and food. I had the avocado on toast - delish!

Thank Zara M
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was heaving as we arrived (Saturday morning) but we managed to find 4 seats on a sharing table outside. The queues to order food were quite long, however the breakfasts came up quickly and were lovely. I had smashed avocado and smoked salmon on...More

Thank vampireweekend
Reviewed 1 week ago

Whilst staying with friends in Dartmouth we all decided one morning to go out for breakfast and it was suggested we try this place. Whilst we had to wait in a fairly slow moving queue at the counter to place our respective orders, when we...More

Thank Alwaysonholiday53
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have just popped in for a coffee and cake, having never been before, and was pleasantly surprised! We had a lovely latte each, and I spotted the home made blueberry triple chocolate brownie, well I just had to have it! The staff were very helpful,...More

Thank glenda h
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great breakfast, place was packed. You can sit in the sunshine or under cover. Order at the bar. I had the full English which I can recommend. There were other posh offerings like smoked salmon and avocado.

Thank anoliyam
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In Dartmouth for the day and called in for breakfast. Before we even got sat down we were asked if dogs would like some sausage treats. While the dogs ate them we looked over the menu. Everything is freshly cooked so if it's fast food...More

Thank Dermot O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Quite simply attempted to buy two coffees and a cake but the place was so disorganised it was an utter failure. I waited for 45 minutes in a queue to even place an order, when I popped back to see if my wife was OK...More

1  Thank blackadder48
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As soon as you walk into this wonderful café you feel like you are part of an exclusive club of friends. The atmosphere is wonderful and the food is great. Breakfast and lunch options are superb and varied and Alf's is frequented by many locals...More

Thank LizzieH1952
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place. Went for Sunday brunch and the atmosphere was brilliant. Real buzz to the place definitely added to by the two guitarists/singers. Had to queue for about 15 mins for a table but that was fine. Service was very friendly and the food offered...More

1  Thank GASUk
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Questions & Answers
24 July 2017|
Response from DartmouthDevon | Property representative |
Hi, we have an allergen friendly menu, which can be adapted to suit any tastes. We do have locally made gluten free bread available too.
6 April 2017|
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Response from Sharon W | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Yep, dog friendly.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 3 - US$ 13
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lower Street, Dartmouth TQ6 9AN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Dartmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 835880
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Alf's is an exciting fusion of delicious fresh food & drink, vibrant atmosphere, live music & ensuite accommodation in the heart of Dartmouth, Devon. Open 7am-2pm, 7 days a week, all year.We provide a relaxed stress-free environment in which to enjoy tasty, local, freshly cooked food, whilst chatting with family & friends, listening to live music at the weekends. Above Alf's we have a self-contained flat and two B&B rooms, so you can stay too.
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