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Cafe Bovisands

Bovisands Lane, Down Thomas, England
+44 1752 862679
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good29%
  • Average4%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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“brunch” (6 reviews)
“cake” (10 reviews)
“salad” (7 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Bovisands Lane, Down Thomas, England
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1 - 10 of 141 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were staying close by and decided this would make a great breakfast stop before walking from Bovisand to Wembury. Lovely food, friendly staff and unbeatable views, even when blowing a gale and wet, in fact instead of cooking our own breakfast we went there...More

Thank Jayne T
Reviewed September 5, 2017

Took my son's family of 6 there, plus my daughters family of 5 and Grandad (me) and Nan. They coped very well and were very patient with the kids, staff were great. Several had cooked and some cake and a drink. All the food was...More

Thank Richard_P_123
Reviewed August 19, 2017 via mobile

Thought we would pop in to get a quick takeaway only had to wait 30 minutes so don't bother. Didn't blame the staff as they were overworked I blame the management. So where was you when it was getting busy? Hire more staff maybe? Step...More

Thank Ken V
Reviewed August 14, 2017 via mobile

Stopped here today for a short break on our walk along the coastal path from Wembury to Bovisand - enjoyed our freshly cooked pasties and coffee. As the weather started deteriorating, we ordered a portion of rhubarb crumble served with lashings of hot custard to...More

Thank JaniceSS55
Reviewed August 13, 2017 via mobile

We stayed in the Caravan Club site at the top of the hill, and my wife and her friend were not able to make it down and back again. So Wendy from the cafe was really kind and gave them a lift both ways to...More

Thank oldjanner
Reviewed July 28, 2017

Looking for breakfast by Bovisand beach early Friday morning on a lousy day, howling wind and wet, Cliffedge Cafe on the other side said they weren't open until 10a.m. It was 9.15a.m. at the time. The guy told me to go over to the caravan...More

Thank Kin C
Reviewed July 16, 2017

Friendly staff. Offers a good breakfast and range of reasonably priced meals. Good views of Plymouth Sound and ships coming in and out - binoculars provided! Good place to stop when coming and going from secluded beach in rocky cove below.

Thank Andrew H
Reviewed July 9, 2017

Very friendly staff, highly recommended whether you are looking for a refreshing drink or ice cream or the very hard to resist all day breakfast .... delicious.

Thank JennyandTed
Reviewed June 27, 2017

We've been here a couple of times and each time have received a warm welcome. Their seaside themed decor is great, fresh and kind of retro. Food was good and prices reasonable but best of all is it's position! The sea views are amazing and...More

Thank terryjoy2
Reviewed May 25, 2017

This was the first time we have eaten here since the café changed hands and we thought it was still very good with lovely decor and good food. The views are fantastic. The lady who served us was very friendly and everything was spotless. Would...More

Thank RoxyNormandy
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Nearby Attractions
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1.66 miles away
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.28 miles away
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Scenic view
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bovisands Lane, Down Thomas, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Down Thomas
  • Phone Number: +44 1752 862679
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