Eat and Drink Category: Cafes

BE Tempted Restaurant at Beyond Escapes

Dive into sumptuous dishes created by our talented chefs at the BE Tempted Restaurant. By working with dedicated, local partners, using only the freshest, seasonal ingredients we create some of Devon’s finest food. We’re lucky to have fresh catches from the sea, organic veg boxes delivered daily and locally reared meat offering tender cuts and flavoursome dishes. And the best part? You can enjoy them all in our stunning surroundings with sea views as fabulous as the food. Our chefs have made it their mission to seek out seasonal vegetables and fruit at its very best. Ripe to the core, bursting with juices and the truest flavour. Locally farmed meat sourced back to the fields of Pipers Farm, and delicious fish straight from Roberts Fisheries grace our carefully thought out menus. Even some of our wine and cheese are from the rich soils of Devon, produced by Sharpham’s vineyards on the River Dart. While The Coffee Company and The Devon Tea Company take pride in sourcing Organic Rainforest Alliance Certified and Fairtrade products. Our expertise and knowledge of great local produce, is how we ensure there’s something to make everyone’s mouth water. Guests with allergy and dietary requirements Food is one of life’s great pleasures and we’d love everyone to enjoy our dishes. That’s why we take care to achieve whatever you need where we can. Most of our menu can be prepared using gluten-free ingredients and we even have gluten-free beers! So, if you have any allergy or dietary preferences, please let your server know before ordering. We’ll do all we can to get your meal just right. Fully wheelchair accessible. Quiz Night every Thursday from 7 - 9 pm. Sunday Carvery every single Sunday!   Opening Times: BE Reception   Monday & Friday 9am - 9pm / rest of the week 9am - 6pm BE Tempted Bar   Monday - Thursday, midday - 10pm / Friday, midday - 11pm / Saturday, 10am - 11pm / Sunday, 10am - 9pm BE Tempted Restaurant   Monday - Friday, 5pm - 9pm / Saturday, 10am - 9pm / Sunday, 10am - 8pm BE You Spa & Gym   Monday - Sunday, 9am - 7pm

Waterside Bistro

The award-winning Waterside Bistro is a favourite place to dine for breakfast, coffee, lunch and dinner. Open 7 days a week, its outside terrace is perfectly positioned to give you views onto the River Dart and inside there is a warm and inviting atmosphere. Waterside is renowned for simple stylish Bistro cuisine including fresh local seafood, pizza & homemade burgers, great steak and vegetarian dishes. There is also plenty of room ‘al fresco’ to come just for drinks with a great selection of local beer and cider and a superb wine list. There’s even a happy hour each afternoon! Keep up to date with all the latest offers and events on the website or social media. Matched with friendly professional service why not come and visit us soon.

Open 7 days a week from 9am for breakfast, lunch & dinner, with light bites in the afternoon. Waterside Bistro is the perfect place to meet, eat & relax.

Ben’s Wine & Tapas

Ben’s Wine & Tapas is a truly unique dining experience. Inspired by traditional tapas bars on the continent, you can expect a warm welcome, a relaxed, sociable evening and some of the finest food and wine available. Our menu boasts a wealth of ‘small plates’ that draw on influences from cuisines all over the world. Made from local, seasonal ingredients that are predominantly organic our tapas dishes are perfect for sharing and are even better with a glass or two of wine. We source directly from independent growers, specialising in mid-priced, moreish varieties that have been produced sustainably. We cater for a range of dietary requirements, offering vegan and gluten free menus alongside our meat and fish tapas. Don’t have time to dine in? No problem, just pop in and pick up a bottle of your favourite wine and some takeaway tapas to go instead. We’re open from 10 am, Monday to Saturday so early birds can take five and watch the world go by with a steaming cup of coffee and a cake from our tempting selection, all of which are handmade in our farm kitchen, just up the road in Staverton.

Delphini’s Gelato

Delphini’s means fresh, home made gelato and hot chocolates of the finest quality - also for vegans! Italian-trained owner Johan (Giovanni for regulars) makes everything daily on site, using organic Devon milk and cream, seasonal fresh fruits, Belgian chocolate, Sicilian pistachios, Piedmont hazelnuts, Amarena cherries - and not much more. Flavours change daily, so pop in any time for a free taster and find out why customer reviews rank Delphini's Nr. 1 out of 127 Places to Eat in the Totnes area!

Garden Cafe at Totnes Rare Breeds Farm

Just a 15 minute walk from Totnes town centre is the scenic Garden Cafe at Totnes Rare Breeds, perfect for those looking for a short riverside walk followed by a delicious refreshment. Located next to South Devon Railway, it can also be combined with a trip on an historic steam train to Buckfastleigh. Offering made-to-order dishes at reasonable prices, the Garden Cafe has earned a reputation in its own right as a destination for good food, where local produce is used wherever possible. A range of coffees, teas and cakes will fuel you through the morning, while sandwiches, paninis, salads and platters provide a tempting lunch for everyone, and younger visitors will enjoy our children’s lunch-boxes. If the weather is unfavourable, order a steaming bowl of soup. If sunny, what better way to spend an afternoon than indulging in a Devon cream tea and watching the world go by? Watch the steam trains, admire the views of the beautiful countryside and be transported back to the good old days when life was a little less hectic. *Please note: No need to visit the farm to use the cafe. Cafe may close early during quiet times or bad weather and cannot be reached by car. Open from March - end October.

The Green Table

Breakfast, Lunch & Beyond - located in the stunning grounds of the 1200 acre Dartington estate, a stone's throw from the beautiful Dartington Hall Gardens, the Green Table Cafe is a lively, buzzing place to eat, drink and shop. The Cafe opened in 2017 and the estate offers lots for you and your four-legged friend to enjoy. You'll find us just outside of Totnes town, about 1.5 miles from Totnes Station. We look forward to seeing you soon! Come to dinner! Week ending 8th December - open Thursday, Friday and Saturday with a 'lunch style' offer without table service. Week ending 15th and 22nd December - open Friday and Saturday only with a 'lunch style' offer. Booking advisable for large parties - call 01803 847110.