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The Captains Cottage - CLOSED

The Captains Cottage Fore Street | Devon, Beer, Seaton EX12 3EE, England
+44 1297 20942
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
1 Sep 2015
“WON'T BE BACK!!!!”
14 Aug 2015
“Local souced Food”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
American, British, Cafe, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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LOCATION
The Captains Cottage Fore Street | Devon, Beer, Seaton EX12 3EE, England
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1 - 10 of 46 reviews

Reviewed 1 September 2015

We ordered a cream tea and although the scones were good it was let down by everything else. The crockery was chipped and the tea-pot had obviously not been cleaned properly as it was stained with old tea, the cutlery was also dirty. There was...More

Thank dawnieh2015
Reviewed 14 August 2015

Good Food Good service nice range of wine in all a very pleasant and not to expensive was had here. Local sourced food in the main

1  Thank Mal L
Reviewed 2 August 2015

popped in here for a cream tea ended up having a crab sandwich and cream tea and both were excellent. it took a little while to get served but we were in no hurry so it didn't really bother us.

1  Thank ickle
Reviewed 30 July 2015 via mobile

We have been coming to The Captains Cottage for many years and always had great food and great service. It's a small cottage type cafe with a couple of staff and in peak times gets very busy. Service we have had has always been great...More

1  Thank travellingbugs05
Reviewed 11 June 2015

This was the best cream tea we have had during our stay in the south west. Everything they served was perfect, drinks, scones, cakes etc. the only thing that prevented me giving it an excellent rating was the service, waitress was attentive enough, it just...More

1  Thank Nigel C
Reviewed 1 June 2015

We walked down Fore Street looking for somewhere for lunch after an enjoyable walk from Branscombe. This looked a lovely café so we entered. We waited....we waited some more...a waitress appeared to deliver food to another table but we could not even make eye contact...More

3  Thank robertspet8
Reviewed 27 May 2015 via mobile

The food looked lovely but the staff did not acknowledge us when we sat down. We waited and waited for some one to take our order but in the end gave up. A quick 'We'll be with you soon folks' would have done! They weren't...More

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sketchy68, General Manager at The Captains Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2015

Sorry about the experience you had on visiting, I can only deeply apologise for your disappointment.this is not good enough thank you for raising this issue much appreciated.the only thing I can say is we had 2 new members of staff that started that day.

Reviewed 26 May 2015

Unsure how to rate this since the food and decor are so lovely yet the service was truly terrible. Absolutely delicious local crab sandwich on good quality bread and homemade scones. At every stage of the experience - on entry, ordering, getting food, paying -...More

1  Thank Laura T
Reviewed 12 April 2015

We always call into the Captain's Cottage tea room when in Beer - great welcome, super friendly service, lovely freshly prepared food (especially the fresh crab sandwiches), great big pots of steaming tea in front of the wood burner - highly recommended!

Thank rotiel321
Reviewed 9 April 2015

Visited this cute tea room and had the most delicious cream tea with warm scones and good servings of clotted cream and jam!! Good value at around £ 5.95 for the cream tea (2 scones, clotted cream, jam and a pot of tea). The tea...More

1  Thank Hui Y
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Captains Cottage Fore Street | Devon, Beer, Seaton EX12 3EE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Seaton  >  Beer
  • Phone Number: +44 1297 20942
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