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The Original Pasty House

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner
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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.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
Cafe, Fast food, British
FEATURES
Free Wifi, Takeout, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I get my lunch here at least once a week. Lots of choice fantastic friendly service. Always busy but you are served pretty fast.More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank trehurstdavis
Janet E, Owner at The Original Pasty House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good morning, I am delighted to read your positive comments today. We regard fast, efficient and friendly service as the backbone of the business and I am so pleased to read you regularly receive this. Thank you for taking the time to review us, we...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My children and I were looking for a quick bite to eat. We only wanted simple meals so we decided to pop into this pasty house. We have been here before and it’s always been ok. We sat down at the table, after a long...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank HonestJoe1908
Janet E, Front Office Manager at The Original Pasty House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I was very upset to hear about the service you received when visiting the Pasty House with your family. I can only apologise. We are a family restaurant who, in most cases, deliver fast, efficient and friendly service. . You can be assured that we...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great pasties with a choice of combinations. Great ham salad and love their baked potatoes. Latte not so good but Moccachino is fabulous. Frequently (weekly) visit this place for lunch. Delivery also available. Go here if you visit Tavistock!More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank lucythomas96
Janet E, Owner at The Original Pasty House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Lucy, Thank you for taking the time to review us. It is lovely to read your comments and that you visit us on a regular basis. We highly value your loyalty and custom in this wonderful town. I have noted your remark about the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pasty ok, a good amount of filling, crust a little dry. The poor review is for the unfriendly service of the man who served me, he was abrupt and had an aggressive tone which was very unprofessional. For this reason I would not return.More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank katie d
Janet E, Owner at The Original Pasty House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Katie, I am extremely disappointed to read your comments regarding your recent bad experience with us. We train our staff to put customer service at the heart of our business. Therefore, we have clearly let you down on this occasion. For that I can...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very disappointed with the food and service. Both of our glasses were dirty and we both ended up drinking from our bottled drinks. I ordered a ham sandwich which had more butter than ham or bread, I tried scraping the butter off however I then...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Charlotte S
Reviewed 19 December 2018 via mobile

It's quite nice place in the area actually. Good atmosphere, friendly stuff. Good food. We'll go back again.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank John M
Janet E, Owner at The Original Pasty House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi John, Great to read comments about your experience and we hope to see you in the shop soon! Many thanks,

Reviewed 11 December 2018

I popped into the Pasty House in my lunch break. I had an excellent cheese and onion toasted sandwich with a side salad. Good service, lovely food and a good price.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 316kea
Janet E, Owner at The Original Pasty House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Lovely to read your had a nice experience with us in December. We hope to see you in the shop again soon. Many thanks,

Reviewed 9 December 2018

We visited this establishment for the first time a couple of weeks ago. We both ordered a large pasty and a pot of tea for two. I asked for some brown and red sauce. Pasties arrived a few minutes later with a side salad and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Mike L
Janet E, Owner at The Original Pasty House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Mike, This makes for terrible reading and I can only thank you for taking the time to bring this to our attention. Our staff and bakers are trained to adhere to strict cooking times and customer service. So, on this occasion we have clearly...More

Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

I loved everything about the pasty house except the price. For me it was a little bit to expensive but other than that everything was good. The service was perfect all the staff were well presented and the food’ was fantastic. Good variety for everyone...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Paradise68599355825
Janet E, Owner at The Original Pasty House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thank you for your positive comments, it is great to read! We hope you will visit us again soon. Many thanks,

Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

Didn't know that a traditional steak pasty should only have one piece of steak in it would be better with the label "potatoe pasty may contain meat". Shame as I walked past two other bakers to get hear as they used to be goodMore

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Manhoot
Janet E, Owner at The Original Pasty House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2018

Good afternoon, I am terribly sorry to read you had this bad experience. This is something that we try and ensure doesn't happen but on this occasion it appears we have let you down. Thank you for taking the time to give us this feedback,...More

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