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Drake's Cafe

Halfway House | Grenofen, Dartmoor National Park, Tavistock PL19 9ER, England
+44 1822 617697
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good22%
  • Average2%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Halfway House | Grenofen, Dartmoor National Park, Tavistock PL19 9ER, England
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1 - 10 of 74 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We often stop here on our regular trips to Tavistock, as the all day breakfast or breakfast sandwiches are wonderful. Locally produced sausage and bacon are some of the best. The main plus point is that they are more than happy to make "swaps" on...More

Thank Grahame S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Called in earlier today before walking the Drakes Trail (or at least part of it!). Only enough space for around 30 but as it was around 2.30pm it wasn’t too busy. My wife and daughter both had a bacon, mushroom & cheese ciabatta with a...More

3  Thank CoachKT3
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

We had a separate room for our friend's event and it was lovely! Super afternoon tea, lovely atmosphere, good prices. Thanks!!

1  Thank Michelle S
amgolightly, Owner at Drake's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Thank you so much for your review, we are so pleased to hear you enjoyed your afternoon with us, we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 11 February 2018

Had Sunday lunch. They serve a choice of three meats served with a variety of vegetables, Yorkshire puddings roast potatoes and stuffing. Served on a hot plate. I asked for extra gravy which they brought in a jug. There are two sizes so ideal if...More

1  Thank ritahall
amgolightly, Owner at Drake's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Thank you so much for your review, we are so pleased to hear you enjoyed your sunday lunch with us and look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 26 January 2018

We thought we would go out for lunch and decided to try Drakes Cafe. Initially things were going okay... we found a table and my husband found a menu. The waitress came over and gave home another menu and told us a list of things...More

Thank Mountvernon76
amgolightly, Owner at Drake's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 29 January 2018

Thank you for your review. I am so sorry to hear that your experience was not a good one and can only apologise profusely that you were not served in a timely manner. This is most unusual and I assure you would not have been...More

Reviewed 30 November 2017

I've not been to the cafe before but my Mum and Dad frequently visit and so I was happy to try a new place. We arrived at 1pm, the cafe was busy with one table free. The sun was shining in on a beautiful crisp...More

1  Thank Tim C
amgolightly, Owner at Drake's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 29 January 2018

Thank you so much for your review, we are pleased to hear you enjoyed your visit and hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

A great value friendly relaxed lunch - superb portions with a roast and well cooked with wide selection of vegetables. Never disappointed

1  Thank Jo D
amgolightly, Owner at Drake's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 29 January 2018

Thank you for your review, we are so glad to hear you enjoyed your Sunday roast and looked forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 31 October 2017

Have been meaning to stop here for a while now and have never got around to it,So glad we did yesterday what a lovely cafe food was great,customer service was outstanding,looking forward to our next visit.

1  Thank 846JBY
amgolightly, Owner at Drake's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2017

Thank you so much for your review, we're so glad to hear you enjoyed your visit and hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Friendly service, very busy as local people know how good Sunday Roast is at Drakes Cafe ! Delicious roast, and good portions, a great selection of desserts - a lovely atmosphere, friendly and not at all rushed.

1  Thank lorrainehatton
amgolightly, Owner at Drake's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2017

Thank you so much for your review! We're so glad to hear you enjoyed your Sunday roast and look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 14 October 2017

Popped in here for some breakfast on my way to Plymouth and was not dissapointed. This is a lovely cafe, clean and very welcoming. The breakfast was beautifully presented and cooked and you certainly won't leave hungry. I was so impressed I took my husband...More

1  Thank sasgg1
amgolightly, Owner at Drake's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2017

Thank you so much for your review, we are so glad to hear you enjoyed your visit and hope to see you again soon!

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Jannerbloke
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Response from amgolightly | Property representative |
Thank you for your questions, yes we have disabled access and allow children and dogs. We are open from 8am to 5pm 7 days a week. We accept card payments but not contactless and do not currently have wifi available. We don't... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 12
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Monday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Halfway House | Grenofen, Dartmoor National Park, Tavistock PL19 9ER, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Dartmoor National Park  >  Tavistock
  • Phone Number: +44 1822 617697
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