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49 Babbacombe Downs Road, Torquay TQ1 3LP, England
+44 1803 324477
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good18%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“scones” (324 reviews)
“sandwich” (60 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 17:30All hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
49 Babbacombe Downs Road, Torquay TQ1 3LP, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We popped in today for breakfast and oh my word.....it was amazing!!! The staff are so friendly and welcoming, food gorgeous!!! Can't wait to return and try afternoon tea xxx

Thank odette e
Reviewed 3 days ago

We took our visitor to Angels and she was delighted. The choice of sandwiches was very extensive, there were also several choices of scones and jams. When the "tea " arrived it was well presented and the scones were slightly warm. The staff are very...More

Thank Lynne B
Reviewed 3 days ago

Popped in on impluse on Monday afternoon and were pleased to be able to get a table with having booked. We only had coffee, tea and a slice of cake between us but we really enjoyed our short visit. The young lady who served us...More

Thank graymole
Reviewed 4 days ago

Ordered the tea which included sandwiches, cinnamon toast, a scone and slice of cake. Waitress who first served us didn't seem to know menu fully, second waitress who served us very good. Tuna sandwich very basic, cinnamon toast and scone very good. Took cake with...More

Thank Caroline B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Came here on a wet and windy day in Torquay. The best tea shop I have been to in a long long time!!!! And I like my tea shops!!! The sandwiches, and cakes were amazing, but the highlight were the freshly baked scones and selection...More

Thank ropaa
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a lovely tea room, the food is good and plentiful and service is excellent. The cinnamon toast is lovely and the milkshake one of the best I've had.

Thank LeighBlossom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friend booked a table for us for my birthday. The room was small, overcrowded with tables, and the decorations were flaking paint everywhere. The waiter smashed a glass over our table, and then carried on trying to set it up on top of the...More

Thank Kristina S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Dropped in for quick but very nice small cream tea Very efficient and. Good service, scones were great

Thank tobyjack
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited Angels after looking for reviews on the best cream tea in Torbay - and this place was recommended. Arrived and was seated quickly without a reservation (advisable to book though). Staff very friendly and attentive. Menu was crammed full of delicious options and we...More

Thank Linzi03
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After years of visiting Angels and ALWAYS being so very pleased with the food and service I visited today with my family prior to which I had booked a table. On arrival there was no table reserved for us as they had no recognition of...More

Thank Lee T
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Enji B
19 July 2017|
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Response from John-TQ | Reviewed this property |
27 October 2016|
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Response from danNewtonAbbot | Reviewed this property |
yes, but is difficult in the summer time, it is possible to park in the " Walls Hill Down " car park next to the "Old Coach House " pub, you will have to pay, but worth the walk if you have time.
Anne H
10 August 2016|
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Response from Maryann T | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. I would think so. Perhaps phone them if you need to clarify. The teas are really scrumptious. Enjoy.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$39
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
09:00 - 17:30
09:00 - 17:30
09:00 - 17:30
09:00 - 17:30
09:00 - 17:30
09:00 - 17:30
09:00 - 17:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 49 Babbacombe Downs Road, Torquay TQ1 3LP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Torquay
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 324477
A little taste of heaven in a beautiful part of Devon! Angels is a perfect place for Devonshire Cream Tea looking onto the seafront in Babbacombe. Very popular with the locals and recommended to holiday makers.
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