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Dolly's Cafe

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Wilder Road, Ilfracombe, England
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Tonbridge, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This cafe was situated near the harbour. It was fresh and clean and the choice of food and drink was very good - can recommend the milkshakes

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Thank suejf2017
Bristol, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

On a cold day, with a family and dogs in tow, we found a sign with 'pets welcome' in the window and ventured in. We were seated at a table and even before our order was taken, we were given complimentary bowls of sliced sausages, one for each dog. Food was wonderful and the staff and atmosphere very welcoming.

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Thank Sarah S
Crayford
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped in for lunch and whilst the setting and staff were very nice, the food was very bland. Asked for fish and chips and being in a fishing harbour expected fresh, but was as told by the staff made from frozen which was a disappointment. Would not rush back.

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Thank TheFoxs
London, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the second time, I've visited this cafe for a Cream Tea. Lovely decorated cafe. Staff friendly, although the service a little slow as very busy there. Jackets potatoes with different fillings fabulous too with salad and crisps in the side.

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Thank KatieJ0
Stone, United Kingdom
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140 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came here on Sunday as we were exploring the town. The staff greeted us and showed us our table. The menu could have been more varied. I ordered the chicken bites. They were a little bit too plain for me, however I liked the rest of the dish. Overall the price is fairly reasonable, however the food is nothing... More 

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Thank Thomas L
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We LOVED this place - came here for an ice cream on the first day and returned several times during our week in North Devon. Most dog friendly place I've ever been - they gave the dogs water and a bowl of sausages each! The food was yummy and the service was second to none. They coped with my children's... More 

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Thank Natalie P
Manchester, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited Dolly's a couple of times during our stay in Ilfracombe and had the jacket potato for lunch, followed by a scrumptious cake for dessert. Friendly, clean and spacious

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Thank MissSparkles67
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Popped in for a snack and found you get good value on anything you order. When you leave they give you a card for 10 per cent off your next visit.

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Thank ron t
Salisbury, England, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

staff very friendly coffee was good cakes very nice did not have what my wife wanted so they went next door to the bakery shop and ot something for my wife very good value for money,

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Thank Paul A
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017

We both had the hot chocalate with cream and a flake and a piece of home made lemon sponge ( to die for ) we were asked if our dog would lihe a sausage and a bowl of water Now that is dog freindly, Thank you

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wilder Road, Ilfracombe, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Ilfracombe

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