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Taste of Sidmouth

Old Fore Street | Market Place, Sidmouth, Devon, Sidmouth EX10 8LR, England
+44 1395 512634
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“ice cream” (350 reviews)
“gelato” (11 reviews)
“waffle cone” (8 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Old Fore Street | Market Place, Sidmouth, Devon, Sidmouth EX10 8LR, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Called in as recommended and dog friendly, but felt cafe was very basic and needed a bit of tlc. The hot choclate when it arrived was not very hot, and then had to wait ages for our pancakes which were a good size, but again...More

Thank eeyorelover
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was very disappointed as all the reviews and certificate of excellence suggested this to the best cafe in Sidmouth. I ordered a pancake with golden syrup to go with my coffee. My expectation was that the pancake would be freshly cooked to order. What...More

Thank frannyden
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Brilliant ice cream. Best I had in Sidmouth. Mango yoghurt gelato was the best of the four scoops we had.

Thank David S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Two scones (a choice of plain or fruit are available), jam, clotted cream and a pot of tea....all for a smidgen over £4, is fantastic value. I was so glad I had someone to share the burden of tackling the cream tea (i.e we had...More

1  Thank jasoncampbell520
Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

Came here today with my partner for a cream tea. The service wasn't amazing if I'm honest, this was due to the lady from the kitchen asking table by table if they were having a toastie and if they were what bread would they like....More

2  Thank Beth C
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

Homemade ice cream in many flavours. Judge the quality by the almost constant queue outside. Taste serve many other food items but come for the ice cream!

Thank Redlizziem
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Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Me and my disabled husband were visiting Sidmouth for the week. We visited the cafe at a busy time, but a young man came and helped us with the doors, when we were ordering he explained that there would be a sort wait with our...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 26 January 2018

Ice cream to eat out , excellent, tried for coffees and a snack and while waiting quite a while for wrong coffees to arrive, watched random meals served at random times to assorted tables, no one seemed to get to eat together, parts of dishes...More

4  Thank Suehowes
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Taste of Sidmouth has the Best ice cream in The West country you only have to look at the ques outside during the Summer to confirm this. large helpings and a tremendous selection They also serve up a great cup of coffee with a good...More

Thank sidmouthlwc
Reviewed 18 January 2018

Excellent food, wide choice and very good value. Most helpful and friendly service. Fantastic selection of ice creams (huge portions). Delicious cappuccino at a sensible price. We go to Taste when we visit Sidmouth (2 or 3 times a month). The only downside is the...More

1  Thank adrjan2018
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Anne P
1 October 2017|
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Response from saffie254 | Reviewed this property |
Yes , it’s open all year for Ice Cream too.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Old Fore Street | Market Place, Sidmouth, Devon, Sidmouth EX10 8LR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Sidmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1395 512634
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Taste of Sidmouth is a Coffee Shop and Ice Cream Parlour in Market Place, Sidmouth. The luxury Ice Cream is made on the premises, has won awards from Taste of the West including Best Ice Cream 2010 for our Mango Yoghurt Ice Cream and has won national awards from the Ice Cream Alliance. The portion sizes are very generous and feedback from our customers is very positive! We also supply coffees, teas, other hot and cold drinks, cakes, scones, tea cakes, light lunches and strive to give each customer a friendly and efficient service. We are open Mon-Sat 10am-5pm and Sun 10.30am-5pm.
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