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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

Came here last year and had to return for the Ferrero Rocher icecream. I am something of an icecream connoisseur and the FR icecream is the best in the world! You get huge portions especially with the double cones. Forget everywhere else, just come here...More

Thank Chelsea G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been having Taste Ice Cream for a Good Number of Years, and obvously always enjoyed trying the Differant Flavours. So on this Beautiful Day we joined the Queue Five of us all having Tubs and Cones , BUT to our Dissopointment all our...More

Thank CHERYL818
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Whenever I'm in the SW I have to go and get their ice-cream. The cherry ice-cream is my favourite. This is a must for any REAL ice-cream lovers. It reminds me of an Italian restaurant and I continue to choose this place over others because...More

Thank Sash D
Reviewed 13 April 2018 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 11 April 2018 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 April 2018 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 17 March 2018 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

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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
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
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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