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Address: 99 East Street, Newton Abbot TQ12 2LD, England
Phone Number: +441626354221
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun 12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am

A traditional cider bar selling only Cider and Fruit wine. The building...

A traditional cider bar selling only Cider and Fruit wine. The building itself dates back to circa 1744, and affiliated with the sale of cider since the 1900's, a visit to Ye Olde Cider Bar is a step back in time. An historic landmark of Newton Abbot and popular with locals as well as visitors from the UK and across the world. We stock a fantastic array of approximately 30 ciders, sourced from independent cider producers, as well as some well known favourites from Thatchers and Westons. With a great choice on offer, there is sure to be a cider to suit everyone! If you find your favourite - we also offer cider and wine to 'take-away'! Facilities available: - Games Room for older children - Billiards table - Board games upon request - Beer Garden - Small children's outdoor play area - Traditional music session (monthly) - Bar snacks - Cheese and Ham Rolls - Hot Pies and Pasties - Pork pies - Off sales

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Do not miss this place

What a wonderfull place. There are a few places in the world that are not to be missed and this is one. There are very places like this.

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

What a wonderfull place. There are a few places in the world that are not to be missed and this is one. There are very places like this.

Thank zaax
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

sublime sunshine welcomed us into the rustic outdoors, the ciders on offer were gifts from the gods of historical West Country life. The afternoon disappeared into laughter , atmosphere was genuine uplifting , definitely go again

Thank paul l
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Under new ownership this is still a fabulous historic bar with a great friendly welcome. Only come here if you want to drink cider, wines or soft drinks. You can get a pasty of a roll but no fancy food. If you come to Newton Abbot it would be foolish to miss out on a trip to the Olde Cider... More 

Thank DevonEcologist
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Returned to the cider bar after a number of years. Place is still unique and has a traditional cider bar atmosphere. The locals are friendly and so are the staff. My disappointment was really with the cider. Didn't really have as much choice of 'rough' cider as I remember. Might be due to it being mid week. Well worth a... More 

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yeoldeciderbarltd, Owner at Ye Olde Cider Bar, responded to this review

Thank you for coming to visit us and for taking the time to leave us a review! I'm very sorry the cider wasn't up to your expectations and thank you for bringing this matter to our attention. Up until last November the choice of dry/rough cider was most certainly lacking as there were only a couple varieties. I have been... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

I absolutely love The Cider Bar!! Its such a lovely place and so are the owners! The drinks available are delicious and there is so much variety! My favourite is the Raspberry Wine cooler! I was very intrgued about the history of the place so I researched it, its one of very very few Cider Bars left! If youre in... More 

Thank LaylaHB13
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2016 via mobile

Cider and a huge choice of bottled ciders. They have a great guest ciders through out the year. They also stock an impressive range of home made wines and coolers. The service is second to none as all the staff great you with a friendly smile. Take a visit and I promise u will be back to this gem of... More 

Thank Mark B
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2016

We always like to go in for one drink and the experience of the Cider bar. Old fashioned bar servicing cider and wine, no franchise here. I tried the elderflower wine, which tasted great and was very potent.

Thank JennyandR0b
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2016

Great authentic cider bar. Warm and entertaining locals and most importantly a good choice of real cider.

Thank Peter11435
Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2016

If you are visiting South Devon this is a must go see piece of our heritage eer in Deb'm! Not only the last remaining in the south-West, but on the last count, the last of less than a handful in the country! Baint no theme bar, tiz an a histeric cider house originally a store, before dispensing, before opening up... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2016 via mobile

Brilliant range of ciders and perrrier and friendly. . Well worth a visit. Also very cheap. Great old fashioned interior.

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