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Cider Press Centre, Shinners Bridge | Dartington, Totnes, England
+44 1803 862388
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8:30 am - 5:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Sadly, Cranks is now closed! It closed very suddenly at the end of October, apparently since its parent company 'All About Food' had decided that the restaurant was no longer part of its future plans... It had been at Dartington for some 40 years and was the last Cranks restaurant in the UK as far as I'm aware. It will... More 

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Thank Dev0nRambler
England
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32 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We dropped in for coffee. We had black americanos which were excellent. We chose two scones to accompany the coffee. These are highly recommended at affordable prices. The restaurant was very clean as we would expect, and the staff pleasant and helpful. Would certainly visit when passing again.

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Thank EnglandWellpark
England
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36 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

Had lunch here, sadly it was a real let down! Cranks need to up their game & move away from 60's style veggie food! The salads were incredibly bland & uninteresting . Green leaves, tinned black eyed peas with tinned sweet corn, red cabbage & raisins & cous cous. Tasteless & bland :( Will be sticking to Willow in Totnes... More 

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Thank freyarose
Bristol, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 14, 2016

A delightful restaurant within the Dartington Shops. Food excellent and always very busy. Would visit again.

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Thank luckygables
Ashburton, United Kingdom
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201 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 10, 2016

We only went in for afternoon coffees. Both the Americano and the Latte were far from special and frankly very average, if that. The staff were less than friendly and certainly not pro-active. We will not be returning.

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Thank gehdev
devon
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43 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 3, 2016

My family and I have been going here for many many years and I purchased one of their first cookery books that came onto the market. Many people like ourselves have mentioned that they are not vegetarians but love the meat free meals that they serve here consistently well. It makes such a lovely change to eat fresh salads which... More 

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Thank DevonMargaret
Warwickshire, United Kingdom
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73 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 29, 2016

Delicious fresh vegetarian food friendly service with a smile.Lovely cup of tea, and the cakes looked yummy.

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Thank messeycat
UK
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75 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016

We have been going here for many years, and have never had a bad meal. We've also never had a great meal either.. but consistently tasty and good value. At £10/head you get a full plate of a hot vegetarian entree and 2-3 salads. The soups and coffees are also good. If you want a nice lunch without lots of... More 

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Thank MauiAgainPleaseUk
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 22, 2016 via mobile

Friendly staff, nice atmosphere, cheese scones are a must!! Just right!! Main meals looked good but pricey. Soup was beautiful.

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Thank Julie W
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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127 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

We can't recommend cranks enough. The homity pie is a standard along with other dishes to choose from. Piles of salad to round it off. We're not vegetarian but, we like to try different quality foods. Thoroughly recommended

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Thank John R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Monday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cider Press Centre, Shinners Bridge | Dartington, Totnes, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Totnes
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 862388

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?