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The Original Pasty House

Bedford House Bedford Square | Tavistock, Dartmoor National Park, Tavistock PL19 0AE, England
+44 1822 616003
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good29%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“pastries” (113 reviews)
“pastie” (3 reviews)
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Cafe, Fast food, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Bedford House Bedford Square | Tavistock, Dartmoor National Park, Tavistock PL19 0AE, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Right on the corner, this is a larger establishment than it first looks, because it goes a long way back. A door at the side allows a double buggie to get in (we saw someone ask). However, we felt it was a bit claustrophobic towards...More

Thank DartfordLynn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited today while passing through Tavistock.. we ordered drinks which arrived quickly.. Then after some discussion we ordered food.. No problems, the food arrived quickly and was hot and tasty.. well worth the visit..More

Thank Paul S
Janet E, Owner at The Original Pasty House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Paul, I am so pleased to read your comments about your experience with us a few days ago. We strive to offer a quick service without compromising taste - so I am delighted to read your comments. We look forward to seeing you again...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a buzzing, friendly, gem of a place! Milkshakes were amazing, breakfast wraps wonderful and even a simple sandwich was fab. The staff were plentiful and totally accommodating and there was a great atmosphere. Totally recommend a visit.More

Thank Slipfree
Janet E, Owner at The Original Pasty House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you - what amazing comments to read! I am delighted you enjoyed everything you mentioned. We really want to create a welcoming atmosphere as well so I am very pleased to hear about your experience. Thank you and we look forward to seeing you...More

Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

Our breakfast of scrambled egg on toast, Danish pastry and a doughnut, went down a treat. The food was inexpensive and the service was friendly. Shame it wasn't lunchtime as the pasties looked great!More

Thank FR02JDR
Janet E, Owner at The Original Pasty House, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

What great comments to read! Our Breakfast menu is something we have focused on recently and I am so pleased to see you enjoyed it. Thank you for taking the time to review us and we hope to see you in again soon over lunchtime...More

Reviewed 3 April 2018

My family often visit this establishment in the last few years. We always receive a good level of service and the food is also consistently good. As a business owner myself, i understand the importance of customer service, and this clearly a big part of...More

Thank Liam C
Janet E, Owner at The Original Pasty House, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2018

Hi Liam, All of our customers opinions matter to us, and I am so pleased to read about your positive experiences with us. As you well know, customer service is so important to business and we constantly try to keep this ethos in the heart...More

Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Good choice of fillings from the traditional steak to mushroom & cheese, vegetable, chicken etc. Nice pastry - not greasy or too flaky and a good crust, not too thick. Always buy to take away but the cafe offers scones, cakes, coffee etc. Clean and...More

Thank Shirley61281
Janet E, Owner at The Original Pasty House, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2018

Thank you so much for your positive review Shirley! I am so pleased you enjoy the pasties. We love to offer our customers variety, and recently just added a spicy vegetable and chicken/mango as specials. Looking forward to having you back with us soon.

Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

We visited on Mother’s Day and the staff were very friendly and welcoming - even handing out chocolates as it was Mother’s Day. Very lovely iced frappe, pasty was lovely and the entire place was clean.

Thank Jenny H
Janet E, Owner at The Original Pasty House, responded to this reviewResponded 23 March 2018

Hi Jenny, I am so pleased to hear you enjoyed your pasty and frappe with us on Mother's Day. We really emphasise clealiness in our shops too so I am so pleased you noticed this - we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 8 March 2018

Two warm pasties in a bag and very soon after in the stomach accompanied by much lip smacking Treat yourself if in Tavistock

Thank denerik2015
Janet E, Owner at The Original Pasty House, responded to this reviewResponded 23 March 2018

We are so pleased you enjoyed your pasties on the go! Thank you for your comments, we hope to see you back in Tavistock soon.

Reviewed 5 March 2018

Regularly travel to Tavistock for a Sunday stroll knowing we can get a good quality pasty at the end of it. The service is quick and friendly. The toilets are very clean and the whole place has a friendly buzz about it. If you don’t...More

Thank Alan T
Janet E, Owner at The Original Pasty House, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2018

Hi Alan, It is great to read comments like this, and I am so pleased to hear you enjoy the pasties and atmosphere. We try to be central in the Tavistock community and create a welcoming environment. We look forward to seeing you next time...More

Reviewed 25 February 2018

Always a good reliable pasty right in the middle of Tavistock. Nice and hot, so we usually buy some for long journeys as the keep warm for at least and hour and a half. The Chorizo sausage rolls are also a favourite of the kids.More

Thank Slakdaddy
Janet E, Owner at The Original Pasty House, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2018

Lovely to hear you enjoy our pasties and they stayed nice and warm for your journey. The Chorizo sausage roll is proving a hit, we like to offer a good variety and it really helps us when we hear feedback like this. So thank you...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Monday
7:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Tuesday
7:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Wednesday
7:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Thursday
7:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Friday
7:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Saturday
7:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bedford House Bedford Square | Tavistock, Dartmoor National Park, Tavistock PL19 0AE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Dartmoor National Park  >  Tavistock
  • Phone Number: +44 1822 616003
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Description
The Original Pasty House is a cafe & takeaway restaurant in Tavistock Devon, offering friendly eat in table service and fast takeaway. We serve a great selection of traditional West Country pasties, freshly made baguettes & sandwiches, toasted wraps & paninis, homemade cakes and oven baked jacket potatoes as well as fair-trade barista coffee, fruit smoothies and ice cream milkshakes.
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