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Anchor Stone Cafe

Manor Street, Dittisham, Dartmouth TQ6 0EX, England
+44 1803 722365
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (53 reviews)
“crab” (40 reviews)
“caesar salad” (15 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Manor Street, Dittisham, Dartmouth TQ6 0EX, England
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Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Decided to pop in for lunch after hearing great reviews from other locals. Wow what an experience. Greeted by a very friendly waitress and shown to a seat with the most amazing views (even tho not on the front). The food was amazing. 1/2 pint...More

Thank Aj28rv
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

The best seafood/shellfish lunch I’ve had. And I’ve had loads. Journey up the river by water taxi, sit on the balcony with one of the best views in the country. Service impeccable, knowledgable and friendly, pointing out the source of the mussels for example (we...More

Thank Tim M
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Beautifully situated on the waterfront. Despite this the food was excellent. I say this as often the food can go south on waterfront locations when the owners don't have to try. This is an exception. Furthermore the menu isn't too long, so the food does...More

Thank Ian B
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Visited today for lunch and had outstanding bisque followed by excellent local mussels cooked in cider. The sun was out, the view was spectacular and the service was good. Really good lunch thanks guys !

Thank lotusbranch
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Love this place, we have been visiting for years! Everything on the menu is always so fresh! My normal order is the calamari which is really good and a massive portion. Everyone in my party had something different, and no one had any complaints everything...More

Thank Rayna G
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Absolutely idyllic setting on the River Dart in the unspoilt village of Dittisham and reached by a lovely wooden ferry. My husband and I shared a simple and delicious crab sandwich and perhaps the most delicious mussels I have ever eaten -plump, flavoursome and perfectly...More

Thank FamilyofthreeSydney
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

The location of the cafe is fabulous and this is reflected by the premium prices for food served to us, which was good. Two downsides however. Bottles of Salcombe beer were seen to be kept in the chiller at 5 degrees C, which spoilt the...More

Thank Richard R
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Went one afternoon sat looking out onto river had a great crab sandwich and a Devon cheeseboard great cafe won't be disappointed.

Thank Richard W
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Wandering the grounds of Greenway we spotted a ferry crossing the river and decided to go and see what was on the other side. Found the Anchorstone after wandering ashore. Obviously popular, all their tables were taken but the friendly staff suggested one would soon...More

Thank CactusRose
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Took the ferry from Dartmouth on a lovely sunny day. Had to wait for a table as restaurant full but very friendly reception. A small bar where you can have drinks whilst waiting or a pub opposite. Beautiful food & great service, well worth the...More

Thank mickkelley
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Response from kurtdettman | Reviewed this property |
Not evening meals I'm afraid. Just book for the day time- it's great! Sharpham rocks too!
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6 September 2016|
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Response from Luke R | Reviewed this property |
We waited for a table but recommend booking if pushed for time
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Manor Street, Dittisham, Dartmouth TQ6 0EX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Dartmouth  >  Dittisham
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 722365
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