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The White Horse Cafe

Old Fore Street, Sidmouth EX10 8LP, England
+44 1395 514271
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“mushy peas” (23 reviews)
“fish n chips” (8 reviews)
“cod” (12 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, Fast food, British
Old Fore Street, Sidmouth EX10 8LP, England
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Reviews (233)
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Have tried the other "plaice" in Sidmouth and this one - roughly at the same time of year. I much prefer the White Horse. It was doing a roaring trade on Sunday and the spacious cafe was full. The staff were polite, efficient and the...More

1  Thank Chris P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Recently had take away fish and chips from the White Horse. And I can honestly say it has been a very long time since I had such beautifully cooked fish and chips. And huge portions, take away served in a perfectly suitable bag. We sat...More

1  Thank Patricia A
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Fish and Chips here were acceptable but not outstanding. Reasonably sized portions, nice piece of fish and mushy peas. Add a cup of tea and the price is £8:25 which is not bad local value for money. Service was friendly and efficient.

Thank paymonger
Reviewed 1 week ago

went there with my wife for two oap fish/chips came on kids plate meal was cold same as the tea bread/butter just a smear of butter we may be oaps but we still are good eaters the boss asked me are you sure you want...More

Thank cauline1couling
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We come in here quite a lot and are never disappointed. The portions are good sized and good value. However, every time I go I ask for chicken and they never have it so I have to have something else which is quite annoying.

Thank Victoria B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the second time we have been to this fish restaurant and as before the fish and chips were very good, we had the "Pensioners Special" which at just over £5 was good value for money it included Tea, Bread and Butter fish, chips...More

Thank Ann F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited today, and never again. The blonde waitress first off was miserable don't know if she was having a bad day or what but she could at least smile. I work in customer service and I know sometimes if you do have a bad...More

1  Thank MG2816
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent service - nice fish & chips in a clean environment. Cheap smaller portion deal for OAP's. Couldn't fault it for a quick late lunch.

Thank daveww
Reviewed 7 September 2017

A cracking fish and chip shop with other options in the cafe side. Firstly it's not waiter service. You order your food at the till. They don't come and take it. The fish and chips are excellent, as is the morning breakfast. Other food is...More

Thank nigstac2012
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Great portions, fast and friendly very reasonably priced. Would definitely revisit and would reccomend to any visitor.

1  Thank ian f
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Old Fore Street, Sidmouth EX10 8LP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Sidmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1395 514271
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