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The Original Pasty House

Bedford House, bedford square | Tavistock, Dartmoor National Park, Tavistock PL19 0AE, England
+44 1822 616003
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  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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Cafe, Fast food, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Bedford House, bedford square | Tavistock, Dartmoor National Park, Tavistock PL19 0AE, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Visited while in the area and was impressed by the friendly waiting staff and presentation of food. Ordered a chicken salad sandwich which came with lots of filling crisps and coleslaw. Several people ordered jacket potato which appeared huge with lots of filling. Price was...More

Thank pineapple131
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Reviewed 8 February 2017

A busy town center eatery.A great choice to eat in or take out ,the selection was endless.We found the staff friendly and efficient and the turnout was to a high standard. In fact it is on our list when we visit Tavistock this year.

1  Thank Musicman780
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Re visit this place as often as I can, great food and great service. There's a good sized menu to choose from.

Thank lookingformanners
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Popped in for take away lunch whilst passing through Tavistock, pasties were yummy as always, but disappointed with the carrot cake which looked amazing but we were clearly given old cake that needed using as it was dry and tasteless.

Thank Jackie G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped for a quick look at Tavistock after a mornings adventures at Tamar Trails. My husband found this pasty shop and bought a large pasty which we sat and shared in the August sunshine. Great pasty: the meat was juicy, tender and tasty, veg...More

Thank Lincolnexpats
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Good for a range of foods including pasties of course. Set menus in place but variations are allowed.

Thank Bert S
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Called here last week whilst visiting Tavistock, l only wanted a snack and it was handy. Waitress service and l was served promptly. Nearly all young staff who appeared very efficient. Ordered a cheese scone and coffee, less than £3, impressed. The scone came warmed...More

Thank wendygp
Janet E, Owner at The Original Pasty House, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

Your lovely review is very much appreciated. I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed our scones that are made and baked on the premises every day. I hope you will visit us again the next time you are in Tavistock. Many thanks again.

Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Came to Tavistock first time in years and popped in to the pasty house for a very nice coffee and steak Stilton pasty both very nice my wife also enjoyed her lunch. Very nice service and polite, Beatrice served us and a nice lady at...More

Thank clive w
Janet E, Owner at The Original Pasty House, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Good to hear you enjoyed your visit to the Pasty House. Thank you for your review, I will pass on your comments to Beatrice. Regards Janet

Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Had a lunch here. Choice of pasty wasn't ready. Food was ok but nothing better than elsewhere. Would try another place next time around.

Thank spiv005
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

What a fantastic place, the pasties are amazing, we were here for a takeaway pastie but my husband became a little unwell in the shop and the staff were amazing they couldn't do enough to help. We had refreshments which were amazing the coffee frappe...More

Thank Claire N Paul M
Janet E, Owner at The Original Pasty House, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Many thanks you for your lovely review, I am pleased to hear that the staff looked after you so well. I hope your husband is feeling better. Kind regards Janet

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 17:30
07:30 - 18:30
07:30 - 18:30
07:30 - 18:30
07:30 - 18:30
07:30 - 18:30
07:30 - 18:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bedford House, bedford square | Tavistock, Dartmoor National Park, Tavistock PL19 0AE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Dartmoor National Park  >  Tavistock
  • Phone Number: +44 1822 616003
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The Original Pasty House is a cafe & takeaway restaurant in Tavistock Devon, offering friendly eat in table service and fast takeaway. We serve a great selection of traditional West Country pasties, freshly made baguettes & sandwiches, toasted wraps & paninis, homemade cakes and oven baked jacket potatoes as well as fair-trade barista coffee, fruit smoothies and ice cream milkshakes.
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