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Since the new Lady Manager took over, the Cafe here has leapt ahead in quality and service. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
AlanC2928
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Great Torrington, United Kingdom
Terrific value & food @ Torrington 1646

Was looking for the museum but that had closed instead smelt the delicious aromas from the cafe... read more

Reviewed February 13, 2018
Ryta L
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Reviewed January 6, 2017

We try to always visit here when in Torrington,the food is all local and all cakes are homemade.The coffe is always very hot which a lot of cafes cannot seem to manage.We also love it as we can take our dogs into the garden or...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Since the new Lady Manager took over, the Cafe here has leapt ahead in quality and service. The "Poor man's breakfast is enough for anyone, (although they do one even bigger). The Coffee is proper coffee, not the vile stuff served by some of the...More

Thank AlanC2928
Reviewed February 13, 2018

Was looking for the museum but that had closed instead smelt the delicious aromas from the cafe, & ventured in. We were not disappointed filling veggie breakfasts @ £5.50, glad I only ordered a small one, more than enough for me. Friendly ladies appropriately dressed...More

Thank Ryta L
Reviewed November 19, 2017

i remember this when the tourist attraction was here, and people took you through the streets of civil wartime Torrington, and there were displays and exhibitions in the garden. Sadly only the cafe remains , which is a pity a it was one of the...More

Thank Christine K
Reviewed August 18, 2017

We missed the pint of Torrington sadly. Parked in the wrong place and don't find the cafe in the car park which is the central point of Torrington. Instead ate a very nice pastime from the bakers which we ate in the town square and...More

Thank Caroline S
Reviewed August 14, 2017

This is a very small cafe in Torrington, with a rich history surrounding 1646, if you are a historian and in the area, then this would be of interest to you. The staff dress up in costume related to that era. Torrington still has a...More

Thank Rozanne S
Reviewed July 31, 2017

We went to 1646 on a miserable wet day last week. The staff were welcoming, warm and friendly. Hot drinks were on the table very quickly, and the food soon followed. I had lentil, apricot chilli soup, and it was delicious, packed full of flavour....More

Thank Ruth H
Reviewed June 1, 2017 via mobile

We had never been to Torrington before. Although a small town we found some intersting places. The small market was on the day we came. We ate at the cafe in with the tours information. The service was fast polite and food was good. The...More

Thank Avril L
Reviewed May 10, 2017

Went there with family and friends for a drink on Torringtons Mayfair day. The place was quite busy and after waiting for 40 minutes we had to leave as my grandson was performing at the maypole. We were allowed to go back later to get...More

Thank Paul P
Reviewed January 6, 2017

We try to always visit here when in Torrington,the food is all local and all cakes are homemade.The coffe is always very hot which a lot of cafes cannot seem to manage.We also love it as we can take our dogs into the garden or...More

1  Thank brenty
Reviewed December 6, 2016

1646 is a wonderful restaurant offering a wide range of home cooked snacks, breakfasts, delicious hot soups, local pasties home made cakes and cream teas. We includes my partner, various family members, and two year old grandchild who all love going there. The staff dress...More

Thank Ruth H
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