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Dolly's Cafe


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2017 Winner


Cafe, British
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Visiting Ilfracombe for a fortnight we frequently used this cafe which gave 10% off for regulars. Everything was wonderful. Staff really friendly and helpful - nothing too much trouble and food great at reasonable prices.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Brenda C
Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided to try this cafe as dogs are welcome inside and out they there own sausage, huge portions extremely good value for money. I had a jacket potato with beans, my husband had 2 eggs on doorstop toast really tasty.

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank noahsnanna
Reviewed 1 week ago

staff are fab, food is fab, this is a little Gem of a place and we will definitely be back when we visit Ilfracombe next.

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank thenashs26
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just passing by popped in for afternoon tea tuna sandwich was very nice excellent bread generously filled and made to order. Cream tea with loveley fluffy warm fruit scone top quality tea Pastie was not so good it was OK service was very friendly and...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank peachey210675
Reviewed June 13, 2019 via mobile

We have just visited here and had the cheese on toast & the tuna and mayo buttie. Lovely staff, very attentive and spoke to you the minute you walked in which was nice. Good tasty food in a nice location. Didn’t have our dogs with...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank crownfoody
Reviewed June 9, 2019

Travelled all the way to Devon with great expectations of a fantastic Devon cream tea. Only to find a cheap supermarket pot of clotted cream and a tiny pot of supermarket jam and to top it all the tea tasted so weak it hardly resembled...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Philip P
Reviewed June 7, 2019

Myself and husband decide to have the all day breakfast and weren't disappointed. It was tasty and plentiful. The doorstep toast was lovely to. We had a pot of tea and to my delight the staff but a decent few teabags in the pot which...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank murphannm
Reviewed June 4, 2019

I sat outside and my husband went inside to order - he came back after a few minutes saying he'd been ignored - the servers didn't acknowledge him, so we went and had an icecream instead.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank bryanmg141
Reviewed June 2, 2019 via mobile

Absolutely lovely cafe. Really good food at reasonable prices. All dogs greeted with a sausage on arrival.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Jammydodger13
Reviewed June 1, 2019 via mobile

Didn’t fancy a generic Wetherspoons breakfast so came here instead on the last day of my holiday. Disappointed that a ‘full English’ As you would expect was not on the menu, lacking hash browns and mushrooms which I’d have liked. Case was similar at a...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Jacqueline H
June 30, 2017|
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Response from GillianB163 | Reviewed this property |
We went in on Sunday morning and the waitresses were all teenagers, looked about 14 so I would say to give them a call.
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