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The Toucan Cafe

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3 The Parade, Minehead TA24 5NL, England
+44 1643 706101
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Somerset, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I came and met a friend here for lunch, where we both had one of their 'specials' which came with a generous side salad & new potatoes. We also had a smoothie and cake each too. The food/drinks were wonderful, with friendly staff and a lovely atmosphere. Dogs are welcome too! I highly recommend. :-)

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Thank jessjlove
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62 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came across this great little cafe in minehead it has stairs but once you get there you are met with a vibrantly decorated cafe with friendly and helpful staff .The veggie and vegan choices are plentiful ! Delicious savoury bakes , soups , flans etc .Also a huge choice of teas and hot and cold drinks .They also cater... More 

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Thank Sally S
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39 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely food. A wonderful veggie and vegan selection of food (no meat on the menu). Absolutely huge portions. Had a broccoli, mushroom and brie pie with huge salad. £7.50. Good value. Clean and tidy. Decor not amazing but tasty food.

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Thank Colin D
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

I've visited this cafe many and it has always delivered awesome food with a smile. It does get quite busy, but the staff always manage a smile :) Keep up the good work

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Thank parsni
Bristol, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

Just love the friendly staff , lovely surroundings, great food. Highly reccomended. Only snag is it's on first floor and no lift.

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Thank Danhair
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

The food was absolutely delicious and the staff were very friendly. Plus the decor was beautiful and the whole atmosphere was very chilled. Also, there's lots of vegan and gluten free options!

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Thank Kiera B
York, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

I'm working in the area and visited the cafe for lunch after a recommendation from a client. The menu has so much choice - all veggie, vegan, gluten free options, it took my ages to decide. The group I was with selected options from the specials menu - sweet potato frittata and sweet potato pie - filled with grains, feta,... More 

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1 Thank Haylbart
England
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

My Wife and I occasionally eat in the Toucan Café in Minehead and have always enjoyed the vegetarian food which is fresh, tasty and wholesome. However, we've always suspected the staff are more important than the customer, as if they're doing you a favour letting you buy their food. However, last week, our suspicions were confirmed, we stood at the... More 

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1 Thank Steve5239
Hannah W, Owner at The Toucan Cafe, responded to this review

Hi Steve, We were so sorry to read that you didn’t receive the good service at the Toucan Café that we like to think we give. We’ve taken your criticism on board and we’re confident that on your next visit (which we hope there will be!) you will see the difference. As you may notice from other reviews and the... More 

Minehead, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

home made, delicious food every time - take out or eat in. The smoothies are fantastic and the portions very generous too

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Thank jsealby
West Bagborough, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

This is a real find. I'm gluten intolerant, and Toucan's menu caters well for me. They have GF bread, so any of their sandwiches can be tailored to suit, and they also regularly make crust-free quiches, so no flour involved there either. I've had the falafel/hummous sandwich twice, and it's absolutely fabulous. The side salad isn't just an afterthought, it's... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 The Parade, Minehead TA24 5NL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Minehead
  • Phone Number: +44 1643 706101

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?