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Driftwood Coffee Shop

11 Gammon Walk, Barnstaple EX31 1DJ, England
+44 1271 329488
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“sandwich” (16 reviews)
“cakes” (15 reviews)
“smoothie” (4 reviews)
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11 Gammon Walk, Barnstaple EX31 1DJ, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was advised by my hairdresser that this was a good place to eat and it certainly didn't disappoint. It has a good menu with plenty of choice and we look forward to going there again.

Thank Linda R
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

I have been here a couple of times and not been disappointed. Breakfast is huge. I had the salmon and scrambled egg bagel which was good value with plenty of salmon and the most yellow eggs I have ever seen. Good menu choice, clean and...More

Thank MustTriharder66
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Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

Our first visit. Will certainly come again; food was excellent, freshly prepared large portions that came very quickly. The fresh chunky bread is also delicious. The staff are all very friendly and welcoming. Good selection of coffee and cakes in a nice relaxed atmosphere. Why...More

Thank mlp2102
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

Quick efficient service, friendly staff , great coffee and really good quality tasty food. And Dog friendly, with free dog treats.

Thank Exmoordog
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

Lovely wee find just off the main Street. Dog friendly and people friendly too. Staff all very helpful and the Devon Cream tea is a must.

Thank AReid2013
Reviewed 18 January 2018

I am a local and have tried all the coffee shops, but this one I return to, great everything including the warm welcome no matter how busy they are. Dog friendly plus doggy biscuit for your pet. My favourite out of the vast menu is...More

Thank artistanne100
Reviewed 16 January 2018

We like this Cafe a lot! Very good food and very friendly efficient people make you welcome everytime.

Thank AlanfromYelland
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

My husband and I have visited Driftwood Coffee Shop many times over the last year. We always have a Coffee and a Egg Mayonnaise on granary sandwich. It is delicious. It is enormous and super yummy. I cannot fault this lovely coffee shop. The staff...More

Thank lesley_smith1960
Reviewed 21 December 2017

We had a walking guided tour of Barnstaple as part of a Shearing's Holiday and after an hour we were rather cool and split from the main pack and found ourselves a nice coffee shop. We had spotted this one en route and a toasted...More

Thank drjohn030151
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Popped in here for a quick coffee whilst passing through Barnstaple. Really nice skinny caramel latte and a big wedge of toast. None of that cheap sliced stuff here. Friendly smiling staff. All good.

Thank samwisetheone
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 13
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Gammon Walk, Barnstaple EX31 1DJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Barnstaple
  • Phone Number: +44 1271 329488
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We are a family run, independent coffee shop in the heart of Barnstaple just off the High Street. Our customers love our coffee and we are proud to keep high barista standards. We prepare and make all our food fresh on the day and all meals are made to order to ensure total freshness. We source local produce where possible, including our bacon, sausages and chicken. We use a local bakery and greengrocers. Try one of our scones (made by us on site) or choose one of our many cake options if you don't feel like a large meal. Driftwood is also well known for its delicious smoothies and milkshakes. We also have fresh fruit and vegetable juices. We have free wifi and off street outdoor seating. Dogs are welcome
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