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By The Park Cafe & Deli

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Pier Street | West Hoe, Plymouth, England
01752251185
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Description: Opened just before the August Bank Holiday in the large ground floor of a...
Opened just before the August Bank Holiday in the large ground floor of a big old Victorian terraced house beside West Hoe Park and about two hundred metres from the sea. This is a clean simple modern family cafe with a couple of tables out front near the childrens play area and the servery and several wooden tables inside. There is already a Facebook support page and during the opening week it has been busy on wet and dry days. Easily justifies an entry. There has been a recent small surge in the large waterfront area involving independent small tea and home made fresh cake and snack businesses. Things are looking up.
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  • 13
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  • 1
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  • 2
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Gorgeous Sandwich

Lovely Sandwiches, the Waterfront could learn something from these ladies! Beautiful presentation and well prepared in immaculate conditions.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 17, 2015
McFangus
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Lifton, United Kingdom
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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015 NEW via mobile

So slow its unbelievable , could be taken as laid back but when 20 people in queue not funny. Pity as could be nice place

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Lifton, United Kingdom
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5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015 NEW

Lovely Sandwiches, the Waterfront could learn something from these ladies! Beautiful presentation and well prepared in immaculate conditions.

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CORNWALL
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82 reviews 82 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

Stroll along the Hoe, marvel at the Barbican where the Pilgrim Fathers set sail from....and don't miss a visit to By The Park Cafe. Such a lovely place, relaxing atmosphere, superb service and a really excellent choice of cakes and food. So good I went twice. A lovely relaxing cup of peppermint tea and most importantly..they asked if I would... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

Lovely cozy café serving the best cakes and coffee I have tasted in a long time with lovely sofa's and fire to keep you warm on a cold day. Be back there Soon!!

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Nothing is too much trouble in this delightful and relaxed Deli. I've had delicious breakfasts, lunches and afternoon teas with friends, family and my partner and have never been disappointed with the food or the service. (I've tried to resist the choice of mouth-watering home made cakes but always fail, thankfully!) There's a log fire and comfy sofas and outdoor... More 

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plymouth
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Went here for lunch and had a lovely brie and beetroot Panini. Also took away some of the excellent homemade Lemon Victoria sponge....delicious! Very nice coffee also and very good service so all in all recommended.

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
69 reviews 69 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

On horribly mizzly morning called by at about 1100 for coffees with friends. By 1215 the place was buzzing, and is clearly very popular. Had an americano and later an elderflower crush (delightful) with a BLT and wife had pannini with brie & pear chutney. Whole place was clean and fresh, and service was good. The placing of tables and... More 

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plymouth
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61 reviews 61 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Going to Cafe By The Park in West Hoe is just as I remember going to see one of many Aunties. Everything is Fresh and the majority home made by the Proprietor. You are made to feel very welcome and the Cakes are delicious and very very reasonably priced. The coffee is very well made - yes, coffee can be... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

This cafe is tucked away on a side street opposite West Hoe children's play park but well worth a visit. It has recently been revamped and expanded with an outside seating area at the back. Recommend the home-made cakes!

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

This is a lovely place to visit for food and coffee. You can sit outside now too. The cakes are simply delicious and the decor is very clean and modern. Super!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Pier Street | West Hoe, Plymouth, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Plymouth
  • Phone Number: 01752251185

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: British

Description

Opened just before the August Bank Holiday in the large ground floor of a big old Victorian terraced house beside West Hoe Park and about two hundred metres from the sea. This is a clean simple modern family cafe with a couple of tables out front near the childrens play area and the servery and several wooden tables inside. There is already a Facebook support page and during the opening week it has been busy on wet and dry days. Easily justifies an entry. There has been a recent small surge in the large waterfront area involving independent small tea and home made fresh cake and snack businesses. Things are looking up.

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