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The Clock Tower Cafe

) #2 of 57 Restaurants in Sidmouth ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Cafe, British, Healthy
Peak Hill Road | Connaught Gardens, Sidmouth EX10 8RZ, England
+44 1395 515319
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cakes” (309 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Peak Hill Road | Connaught Gardens, Sidmouth EX10 8RZ, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I love the clock tower cafe ! Friendly staff amazing food and epic cakes with great view where ever you sit

Thank maeer24
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Beautiful setting and amazing food and drink. I came here on a day off having never been here before despite living only four miles away. I'd seen a lot of reviews about how good the food was and you did not disappoint. I had a...More

Thank Holly N
TheClockTower, Owner at The Clock Tower Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

So pleased to delight you, thank you for taking the time to review us; very much appreciated. We look forward to seeing you again...for cake next time then!

Reviewed 4 days ago

We found out about this place from a website search and discovered that the cakes were - as described - massive. However, we opted for a cream tea with fruit scones. You can have a meal here too and there is the facility to eat...More

Thank Geoff L
TheClockTower, Owner at The Clock Tower Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Really pleased you loved our fabulous cream tea. The the next problem is do you sit upstairs and look out at the sea or downstairs in the conservatory and/or garden and enjoy the stunningly beautiful Connaught Gardens? It's a tough one! We do often have...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

What a place to find accidently. Lovely gardens to sit in, fabulous views along the coast and excellent cakes. Very busy but all the staff are smiling ,helpful and very efficient. Takeaway available. This is a must visit place, it`s the best of British, real...More

Thank jacqueline p
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for a coffee. Quite a queue (it was Folk Week) but worth the wait. Set high on the cliffs, great sea views and lovely gardens to sit in (Connaught Gardens). Staff were pushed it was so busy, but they couldn't be faulted - serving...More

Thank Peter G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

With a wonderful view across the adjacent beach, this was a pleasure to sit in and enjoy the coffee provided. Sited in former limekilns and adjacent to the beautiful Connaught Gardens, it has much to encourage others to walk the short distance from Sidmouth town...More

Thank Des R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Popped in with the kids for coffee and cake as a morning treat at the end of July. A great location at the top of Jacobs Ladder on Sidmouth seafront, the tearooms also serve portions of their delicious cakes so large they resemble the chocks...More

Thank Charles B
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and me shared a cheese salad sandwich on granary bread which was very fresh, loads of grated cheese with plenty of salad. We also shared a slice of chocolate ginger cake which was exceedingly generous and too much for us but all the...More

Thank Cafemonster2014
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dropped by this place in sidmouth to get some takeaway cakes and walk along the beach next door. Beautiful sights and the cake is to die for. Huge slices and great options always fresh. It does get busy though! One of my favourite tea rooms...More

Thank Amie F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a great little tea room just the job after a nice walk a pot of tea and a slice of cake fabulous choice and so freak I really recommend you try

Thank Barbara Whiston W
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12 August 2016|
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Response from Elaine S | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Sorry just got your question which is probably to late now. Yes, there is a car park on manor road just opposite the clock tower restaurant. A few minutes walk away.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Private Dining, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
09:30 - 17:00
09:30 - 17:00
09:30 - 17:00
09:30 - 17:00
09:30 - 17:00
09:30 - 17:00
09:30 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Peak Hill Road | Connaught Gardens, Sidmouth EX10 8RZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Sidmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1395 515319
  • E-mail
The Clock Tower cafe & restaurant stands in an unrivalled position within the award winning Connaught Gardens, Sidmouth on the stunning Jurassic south coast of East Devon. 27 years on from humble beginnings the Clock Tower has remained a family-owned business, we are very proud of our excellent reputation for quality service and delicious, freshly prepared food.
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