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Fox Tor Cafe

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Two Bridges Road, Princetown, Dartmoor National Park PL20 6QS, England
+44 1822 890238
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09:00 - 17:00
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Sun 07:30 - 17:00
Mon - Fri 09:00 - 17:00
Sat 07:30 - 18:00
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

A fantastic stop off in the middle Of Dartmoor. Very friendly place with good food and atmosphere. Highly recommended

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Thank Chris P
Monmouth, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great cafe if you don't want a full meal. They also have a small shop selling many items that will be of use to anyone on Dartmoor who's forgotten an essential or wants a postcard! They also have that modern day essential of Wi-Fi. Whilst I only had snack food (and tea!) on my couple of visits... More 

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Thank Iain M
Devizes, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2017

stopped in for a bacon sandwich and cup of tea before a walk on the Moors, well priced food and nice staff always worth a visit!

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Thank James D
London
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2017

We came here for lunch. It looked pretty ordinary when we walked in but the food was outstanding especially at the price. Very good home made fare, we've had the amazing scones with clotted cream and jam, ham and eggs with excellent quality ham. The cafe is well organised and the servers very helpful. I look forward to visiting again... More 

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Winchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2017

the first trip back here after early teenage days eating beans on toast and gallons of tea. I was pleasantly suprised by the range of tasty food on offer, satisfying everyone from those needing a beer to the vegan of the party. the service was quick and the staff really friendly (despite it being so busy), and the food very... More 

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Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

When you have been out for a walk on Dartmoor, you're cold and wet (and so is your dog), desperate for an all day breakfast and a steaming mug of tea, there can be no better place to end up than the Fox Tor Cafe. The welcome is as warm as the log burner. The food is good value and... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Firstly lets just say everything about this place is amazing Staff brilliant full of joy and smiles It makes such a difference that staff enjoy being at work. However the only thing stopping this place becoming six stars is Need two tills More space equals more tables inside you need to expand.

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Thank Jevs007
Harpenden, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2017

Enjoyed a scrumptious Devon cream tea at the Fox tor café. Car park at rear . Excellent choice of flavoured scones . Large bowl of cream and jam ( not in pre packed cartons ) Pleasant staff and service - highly recommended.

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Bellevue, Washington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

This is a small unimposing café in the centre of Princetown with a really reasonable clotted cream tea. We had several locals tell us this was the place to go for a cream tea on a day out on Dartmoor. This is possibly one of the local’s best kept secrets when out on the moors.

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United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

This is a great place to eat, though many people go there for a good yap, the staff are friendly and welcome dogs, such a handy car park at rear, , the only problem i have , is the fried breakfast could be improved, instead of budget sausages and bacon, just improve the quality, and a bigger size plate will... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
07:30 - 17:00
Monday
09:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 17:00
Thursday
09:00 - 17:00
Friday
09:00 - 17:00
Saturday
07:30 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Two Bridges Road, Princetown, Dartmoor National Park PL20 6QS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Dartmoor National Park  >  Princetown
  • Phone Number: +44 1822 890238
Description
Serve good hearty home cooked food including all day breakfasts and filling dinners. Catering for those in all walks of life, muddy boots and paws welcome! We also offer bunkhouse accommodation and have cycle hire too. Please see our website for more details.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?