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“A FRIENDLY CAFE”
Review of Driftwood Cafe

Driftwood Cafe
Ranked #54 of 352 Restaurants in Torquay
Certificate of Excellence
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Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations
Description: The Driftwood cafe and bistro is unlike any other on Fore Street. We place great value on quality, presentation and difference. Our food and produce are fresh and locally sourced wherever possible, and everything is prepared and cooked in our kitchen. With a cool look, the Driftwood Cafe is really true to its name
Reviewed April 17, 2013

As a regular to the cafe I want to say how nice this place is... the guy that runs it with his wife( who is also a lovely lady) is a great nice guy... always welcoming and the staff he employes are also a credit

it relaxed place and great coffee and nothing seems to much trouble here, they add 5-6 specials a day along with menu and its all fresh, i normally have bacon sandwich on white

today i decided to have cake and for first time slightly disappointed (but not much) as was choc tort cake but was little dry, hey this happens but will be returning soon

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Thank neverendingstephen
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PhilippaM25, Owner at Driftwood Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded April 25, 2013

Thanks very much for your review. I'm sorry that the cake was on the dry side. If you had given us feedback at the time of your visit, we would have been be happy to offer you an alternative or perhaps serve the cake with some cream. Hope to see you again soon.
Philippa & Dec

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Reviewed April 13, 2013

I recently visited the Driftwood Cafe as they were holding one of their occasional themed evenings. This time it was a Spanish evening - ole! These evenings have to be pre-booked so contact the cafe if you want to know the date of the next one www.driftwood-torquay.co.uk or by 'phone.
It is obviously very popular with the locals as they start arriving soon after it opens in the morning. The prices are reasonable - really good value for money. The staff are friendly and welcoming. The homemade cakes are delicious. It's obviously the best cafe in Fore Street!

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Thank McKenzie004
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Reviewed March 31, 2013

This is a excellent coffee/tea rooms/cafe wonderful home made cakes great surounding,try and grab the lovely sofa in the back room area,just like being at home,visiting St Marychurch you will not go far wrong visiting here,I read another review saying this tea room sould be in Totnes,this is very true,I so glad its in St Marychurch,rain or shine visit this place for a great cup of coffee.

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Thank Andy W
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Reviewed March 23, 2013

Had lunch with friends here. Food was delicious and the service was excellent. I will be going back to try the lovely looking cakes yum!

Thank mayb-1
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Reviewed February 19, 2013

Great to see somewhere that caters so well for coeliacs, and especially the cakes. Love the squashy sofa in the back room, which was lovely and comfy and peaceful. Feels like you're in your own front room! Friendly and helpful staff, too.

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Thank Wendy E
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