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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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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good29%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“pastries” (102 reviews)
“pasta” (98 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, Fast food, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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LOCATION
Bedford House, bedford square | Tavistock, Dartmoor National Park, Tavistock PL19 0AE, England
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
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1. 14 Delicious Pasty Flavours
"such wonderful pasties, stuffed full of high quality fillings"
Malcolm b
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2. Fast, Friendly Service
"the staff were amazing they couldn't do enough to help"
Claire N Paul M
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3. Freshly Made to Order
"A busy town center eatery.A great choice to eat in or take out"
Musicman780
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1 - 10 of 227 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I popped in here on a day trip to Tavistock for a quick lunch and found they had, not just pasties, but a wonderful selection of sandwiches and baguettes all made to order. I decided to take away and was served really quickly. My baguette...More

Thank sillytilly3000
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Reviewed 9 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

purchased a chicken pasty, steak pasty and a bacon and cheese bite. The difference in colour is visibly concerning, leaving me wondering if the chicken pasty had been re heated??? Can't complain about the filling but the crust was rock solid and black inside. It's...More

Thank Leah D
Janet E, Owner at The Original Pasty House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Sorry to hear that the crust on your Chicken pasty was overcooked. We will investigate your complaint, please ensure we will do our very best to ensure this does not happen again. I am glad you enjoyed the rest of your order. Regards Janet

Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Whilst visiting friends in the area decided to go to Tavistock on Tuesday as was Pannier Market day. Decided to have lunch wife ordered cheese & mushroom pasty rest had sandwiches. Drinks ordered and delivered food came shortly afterwards sandwiches included side salad and crisps...More

Thank Ian W
Janet E, Owner at The Original Pasty House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed your visit to The Pasty House. We make all our sandwich fillings and salads freshly on site every morning. Thank you for your review, we hope you will visit us again when you next visit Tavistock. Kind...More

Reviewed 30 October 2017

We popped in for lunch last week after seeing on the website that the Pasty House offered a gluten free menu. My partner is both gluten and dairy free and was able to enjoy a wrap adapted to her needs with no problems at all....More

Thank Darren B
Janet E, Owner at The Original Pasty House, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2017

Hi Darren Thank you for your review, I am pleased to hear your partner enjoyed her gluten free wrap. I am sorry we had no gluten and dairy free desert available, we ware looking at extending our desert range so we will take your comments...More

Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

I absolutely love this place. The menu is not a very large one but the food they sell is great. Friendly staff and a must stop for a spot of lunch if in town.

Thank Anthony B
Janet E, Owner at The Original Pasty House, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2017

Thank you for your lovely review. Hope to see you in the Pasty House again soon. Kind regards Janet

Reviewed 1 October 2017

Lovely ambience with friendly staff. Amazing value food and not just pasties - jacket potatoes and sandwiches freshly prepared and beautifully presented with a side salad and crisps. Highly recommended!More

Thank TiredTraveller14
Janet E, Owner at The Original Pasty House, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

So happy you enjoyed your visit. Thankyou for sending in your review. You just made my day that little bit more sunny, as I have unfortunately been away from the shop for the past week so good to know that all is well in my...More

Reviewed 24 September 2017

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
Janet E, Owner at The Original Pasty House, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2017

Thank you for your lovely review. We are a small independent shop and these reviews are very much appreciated. I will pass on your comments to our staff. Hope to see you again when you are in the area. Regards Janet

Reviewed 29 August 2017 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
Janet E, Owner at The Original Pasty House, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

Thankyou for your review.

Reviewed 28 August 2017

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
Janet E, Owner at The Original Pasty House, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

Sorry we disappointed you on your recent visit. We will certainly look into your complaint, we make our cakes ourselves, and bake them daily on the premises. We will do our upmost to ensure that this will not happen again.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
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
Sunday
9:00 am - 5:30 pm
Monday
7:30 am - 6:30 pm
Tuesday
7:30 am - 6:30 pm
Wednesday
7:30 am - 6:30 pm
Thursday
7:30 am - 6:30 pm
Friday
7:30 am - 6:30 pm
Saturday
7:30 am - 6:30 pm
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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Description
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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