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The Wardroom

19 Fore Street, Salcombe TQ8 8BU, England
+44 1548 843333
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good24%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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“scones” (15 reviews)
“chowder” (4 reviews)
“linguine” (3 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
19 Fore Street, Salcombe TQ8 8BU, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

What a find. We were luck to get a balcony table on a hot day when the café was full. So lovely sitting in the sun watching activities on the river. Breakfast menu is very good. Eggs Benedict and bacon sandwiches excellent. Coffee good. Staff...More

Thank Francine23
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We got a table here by chance and were treated to a sensational scallop and remoulded starter followed by a Dover sole to share. A great white wine, very well priced rounded off the meal. My only criticism would be the service was slightly too...More

Thank Apez5454
Reviewed 5 days ago

we managed to get a seat right at the harbour edge at lunchtime, good service and a reasonable choice of dishes even at lunch. The cream tea had very fresh scones with a large serving of cream. tasty sandwich with crisp lettuce and local ingredients....More

Thank mark b
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The Wardroom has been converted into a restaurant in the evenings being more of a cafe/coffee shop during the day. It was our first visit. It is priced alongside other top places in Salcombe for instance Dick and Wills but lacks atmosphere. The lighting is...More

Thank Declaratio
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We visited as family for special dinner and were not disappointed. Had amazing beef medallions with truffle to start followed by beautiful Dover sole with samphire and crab butter. Children had fish and chips which was beautiful fresh fish with lightest of batter. My only...More

Thank Swede21
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Recently met up with family at this delightful venue. As there were 10 of us the tables were pushed together and the puppy was also made to feel most welcome! Very efficient friendly vendor and woñderful views across Salcombe harbour. There is a terrace for...More

Thank DevonBobby
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing view out to the estuary. Hidden gem found as we walked through a shop. Happy cake and coffee delicious. Ideal place to take 30 and just relax.

Thank Spenaman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a find! Hidden away behind crew clothing and just to the side of the harbourmaster office snd jetty, this is now open as a full service restaurant with dinner service. With Jamie Rogers, award winning South West Chef of the Year, the menu offers...More

1  Thank floridakeys2009
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Surely, The Ward Room has the best location in Salcombe? We enjoyed a fantastic meal there last night looking out over the harbour - it was quite beautiful. The menu offers a good mix of fish or meat dishes and our party thoroughly enjoyed every...More

1  Thank freddog108
MariyaRoder, Owner at The Wardroom, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear freddog108, Thank you for your kind comments on the Tripadviser. We are very lucky with our location indeed. And our menu is very special, too. Yes, have been busy since operating as a full service restaurant. All of our staff are pleased you had...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had lunch here on a beautiful sunny day, when Salcombe is at its best. Best location for lunch, overlooking the estuary. We both chose the half lobster in hazelnut butter, with skinny fries and salad. Absolutely delicious, succulent lobster and one we will be...More

Thank Zilh3645
MariyaRoder, Owner at The Wardroom, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear Zilh3645, Thank you very much for your excellent review. When we read reviews like yours, it makes all the hard work worth it. We do hope to see you again in your favourite place in Salcombe, wheather it's just for coffee or for something...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$12
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 21:30
09:00 - 21:30
09:00 - 21:30
09:00 - 21:30
09:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 Fore Street, Salcombe TQ8 8BU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Salcombe
  • Phone Number: +44 1548 843333
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