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The Toucan Cafe

3 The Parade, Minehead TA24 5NL, England
+44 1643 706101
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  • Very good13%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3 The Parade, Minehead TA24 5NL, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been going to this restaurant for several years now, and the food is always very good and plentiful. I'm so glad it's there, in Minehead - the jewel in its culinary crown! Non-vegetarians are very happy to eat there too, with plenty of choice...More

Thank MrsM633
Reviewed October 11, 2018

Visiting Minehead again for a couple of days. Decided we would visit for lunch, as we enjoyed it so much, earlier this year. Once again, we were not disappointed. This restaurant could really turn us into vegetarians, as the food is so tasty. Fresh, home...More

Thank noel r
Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

We stumbled across the cafe, on a quick visit to the town with dog in tow - cafe staff were welcoming and the seating was comfy and relaxed. Good coffee and cakes!

Thank 230sianp
Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

Nice little areas to sit so you don’t feel on top of other people, gives toucan a lovely character. Nothing on the table menu jumped out at me for lunch but there was plenty on the specials board. I had the mushroom pie which came...More

Thank jimmic86
Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I (Health Enthusiast and a confident Cook here) visited Toucan for lunch and was very impressed with the quality of food that was offered. My husband had the Mousakka and for me the sweet potato feta cheese quiche, both were absolutely delicious....More

Thank conCook18
Reviewed September 7, 2018

No wonder this place has a Certificate of Excellence. We had caught the steam train to Minehead, and were looking for somewhere decent to eat. There are so many places near the station serving the usual dull tourist-trap fare.However, our walk along The Avenue and...More

2  Thank ShaunDMG
Reviewed August 30, 2018

Simply brilliant. Delicious food and great atmosphere in the upstairs cafe. Well stocked independent health food shop with helpful and knowledgeable staff. Great food takeaway counter in shop too.

Thank Amanda H
Reviewed August 30, 2018 via mobile

We went to Toucan for lunch yesterday with my daughter and grandson and we all had a fantastic meal, the children’s menu is great and the specials board made choosing difficult because all the choices were delicious. We had a flan a quiche and a...More

Thank tcm999
Reviewed August 12, 2018

Really enjoyed the food (Brie, Tomato and Pesto Panini and excellent salad plus the extras of seeds/croutons) and lovely cup of tea Thanks

Thank SAH4390
Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

Lovely Vegetarian cafe above a healthfood shop. Pleasant decor, friendly staff and a good selection of vegan options.

Thank 541MariaM
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April 18, 2018|
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Response from qsbuilder1947 | Reviewed this property |
They have 240v 13amp socket outlets in which you can insert your own mobile phone charger
January 21, 2016|
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Response from 364mavisk | Reviewed this property |
Hi, yes they do, it's a cafe attached to a health food shop, they are very helpful with dietary problems. Mavis K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 The Parade, Minehead TA24 5NL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Minehead
  • Phone Number: +44 1643 706101
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Est. in 1982, Toucan Wholefoods is a natural health store and café located in the lively seaside town of Minehead. Winner of Best Independent Health Store 2014. We stock organic fruit, vegetables, bread, dairy, alcohol and other produce from local certified producers; a comprehensive range of wholefoods and foods for special diets, teas and drinks, herbs and spices, delicious snacks, a tasty vegetarian takeaway counter and lots of chocolate too! We also stock herbal and vitamin supplements, earth-friendly household cleaners, natural body care and baby care products. On our 1st floor we run a wholefood, vegetarian café offering organic fair trade coffee and tea, smoothies, fresh juices, delicious salads and home cooked cakes and flapjacks. Located on the 2nd floor are complementary therapy rooms where fully qualified and experienced therapists practice.
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