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Address: Canal Road, Dartmoor National Park, Tavistock PL19 8AT , England
Phone Number: 01822 611166
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10:00 am - 4:30 pm
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Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 4:30 pm

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Wharf Cafe

We went here for lunch and sat ouside by the canal bliss, good menu lots of choices and not expensive. Kids will love watching the ducks swim up and down the canal The Wharf is... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 10, 2015
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Tavistock, United Kingdom
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Tavistock, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
8 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

There is a lot about The Wharf that is good; the venue, the location, the coffee shop. But it could be so much better . . . A diet of tribute bands may be what brings in the audiences, but it does little to promote the wealth of emerging talent in the region and to encourage touring bands to play... More 

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Tavistock, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
7 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

We went here for lunch and sat ouside by the canal bliss, good menu lots of choices and not expensive. Kids will love watching the ducks swim up and down the canal The Wharf is not just for music, cinema and concerts, it displays local artists works that are for sale

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Launceston, United Kingdom
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95 reviews 95 reviews
3 attraction reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Ee's a funny bugger innum ! Comes up Tavi and spends the night chattin bout Cornish folk. T'want as funny as his Splann show mind - but we did laugh at sum o the stories KK chatted on about. Geddon KK, youm a funny bird. Cheers n gone............

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Tavistock, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

The wharf is a fabulous small and intimate music venue, making a trip to Tavistock in the evening a must. The Wharf does mainly feature tribute acts, some of them really excellent, however there is always a reasonable selection of bands throughout the year for the purists. Joe Bonamassa, Curved Air, Focus, Wishbone Ash and Mostly Autumn being some of... More 

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Okehampton, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

Very much enjoyed seeing the bon jovi tribute at this venue, lovely bbq and well priced bar. Very spacious music area with seating too. Look forward to going to more. Music act evnings in the future.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

We went to the cinema where we also made use of the cafe facilities. The food was decently priced and tasty. Good clean facilities. Nice atmosphere

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Tavistock, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
7 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

I have seen lots of tribute bands, local bands and many top films at 'The Wharf'. They have a cafe and bar with seating outside next to the canal

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Bude, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

great live music, beer and atmosphere! Good venue to go to for a night out for music with friends. We recommend the South, Desperados and Legend! Top nights!!

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Saltash, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014 via mobile

My wife and I regularly visit Tavistock simply to enjoy a bus ride from Plymouth. We often go to The Wharf for a light lunch and find it quite enjoyable. It has a fairly small eating area and the menu satisfies our undemanding tastes at reasonable cost. The fact that we have gone there for a few years should speak... More 

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

I have been trying to obtain tickets for the Bully Wee Band who according to BWB website are performing there in Jan. 2015. I have rung several times and paid a visit to the box office without success. It seems to be run on a shoestring staffand it seems that the staff do not communicate with one another. A similar... More 

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