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The Stores, Croyde


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Certificate of Excellence2019 Winner

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A small cosy cafe with a focus on local food, cooked fresh with a nod to keeping you satisfied. Here's a few things we call our favourites: Breakfast burritos Bircher muesli Juices and shakes Coffee by Extract Coffee Roasters Tea by TeaPigs Ploughmans Toasties Chunky soups Devon and Cornish pasties Afternoon tea and homemade cakes and slices Before you leave stock up with local products from our deli, everything from granola to gin, we've got you covered.
$4 - $10
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Cafe, Deli
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Been here twice, both times the service has been extremely slow. Each time people coming in behind us have been served before us.causing us to feel that the attitude is one of "oh well your just holidaymakers ". Did we have a large order?are we...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Tim C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Probably not the cheapest in the village, but high on quality. Excellent coffee and great cakes!! Great place to sit in the sun and people watch.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank paul111953
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice friendly centrally located cafe in Croyde. Nice tasty well cooked food and great coffee. Were very accommodating of the multiple little kids and very nice and polite waiting staff who were friendly and welcoming. Would recommend

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank MonkeyMagic80
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is super cute and the breakfast menu is really interesting and had plenty of gluten-free options. Fresh water with lemon inside on tap was a lovely touch. The shop sells organic products, if you are into that

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank RachChalmers
Kate T, General Manager at The Stores, Croyde, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thankyou Rach, we are so glad you enjoyed your visit and hope to see you again next time

Reviewed May 8, 2019

We were a group of 8 with varying dietary requirements e.g. Vegetarian, Gluten free, Dairy free etc. The menu had something for everyone, with more than one choice and we all had plate envy when each others meals arrived! The staff went out of their...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank PhotoSarah
Kate T, General Manager at The Stores, Croyde, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

HI Sarah, Thankyou for the review of your recent visit, we take our customers dietary requirements as part of the entire customer experience at The Stores. The Buddha bowl is a new addition so glad it was well received. We can't wait to welcome you...More

Reviewed April 30, 2019 via mobile

Great find, stopped for a brief lunch and catch on paperwork, had a great panini served with a generous side salad, so exceeded expectations! Great location and the coffee was amazing. Thank you

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank JeremyK483
KateTaylor2, General Manager at The Stores, Croyde, responded to this reviewResponded May 2, 2019

Thanks Jeremy, we are delighted you enjoyed your little pit stop. Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed April 7, 2019 via mobile

Lovely family breakfast,was busy but got our coffee.s quickly and breakfast all delious especially liked the posh toast with chocolate spread ,strawberries and mint

Date of visit: April 2019
1  Thank Shazcroyde
Kate T, General Manager at The Stores, Croyde, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for your review Shaz! We are glad you had a great experience whilst enjoying your breakfast.

Reviewed March 16, 2019

Visited today with a large group of friends. Great atmosphere, friendly staff and tasty food. Enjoyed the relaxed and stylish surroundings and spent some quality time chatting (didn't feel pressured despite the fact it was busy). All finished off with a large bit of cake...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Del E
Kate T, General Manager at The Stores, Croyde, responded to this reviewResponded March 20, 2019

Thanks Del, we are glad you loved the Plougmans, its certainly something we will be keeping on the menu throughout the spring and summer. Look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed March 15, 2019

This is a super establishment - welcoming without being overbearing, fine food and drink promptly served and a relaxed and interesting ambience. We had coffee and homemade cakes on a couple of occasions and a lovely lunch of chicken and bacon lasagne with salad. The...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank harryboschlapd
Kate T, General Manager at The Stores, Croyde, responded to this reviewResponded March 20, 2019

Thanks Harry, the chicken lasagne was a new special we were trying out so glad you enjoyed it. Sounds like the olive bread didn't last long in your house. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed March 13, 2019

Four of us popped in here after venturing out on one of the local walks. We initially stopped for a quick cup of tea to warm ourselves up after storm Freya had made us chilly. The other three in my group ended up having their...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank chrislP3474OY
Kate T, General Manager at The Stores, Croyde, responded to this reviewResponded March 14, 2019

Thanks for visiting Chris, we hope to see you and your friends after a walk again soon!

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