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The Cafe

Porlock Weir, Exmoor National Park TA24 8PB, England
+44 1643 863300
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
23 Apr 2017
“Delightful lunch”
21 Jan 2017
“Lunch with a view.”
Restaurant Hours
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Porlock Weir, Exmoor National Park TA24 8PB, England
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Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

We found this gem unexpectedly- from the board on the main road it isn't clear that The Cafe is a superb restaurant as well as a B&B. We had a light lunch of asparagus with egg for my companion and a delicious celeriac and apple...More

1  Thank Fiona R
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Took advantage of a Travelzoo offer, and meet friends for a three course lunch. Were greeted with glass of bubbly followed by a gastronomical delight of a three course meal. Beautifully cooked and beautiful presentation. Couldn't fault a thing, topped off with a beautiful view...More

Thank DeeDean12
Reviewed 27 November 2016

We got the four poster room with a lovely view. A big room with settee and two armchairs. Dinner was first class, a small menu, but everything looked great. Ours tasted excellent too! The attention to detail was good and there was clearly care about...More

Thank Peter T
Reviewed 7 October 2016

This is the first time we'd stayed at The Café and would certainly recommend it to others. We'd eaten here before - seafood tasting menu in Jan 2014 which was delicious - and this time we stayed on a Travelzoo offer of DB&B* for £99....More

Thank Lynne W
Reviewed 26 September 2016

We walked around the various pubs in the village looking for a cream tea and all were either on the side of the road or packed. We walked up to this 'end of the line' location and were delighted. A lovely sunny garden and excellent...More

Thank SavernakeBreese
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Our room was looking a little tired, but it was very comfortable. Food excellent. Owner, Sarah, and her staff were brilliabt.11

Thank Colin S
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

A small but really pleasant little cafe,the crab sandwich was delicious and combine that with the view a really nice time and place

Thank Ian M
Reviewed 21 August 2016

Only live a few miles from this beautiful venue so as it was a miserable day decided to take a chance that we might get a table for lunch. Unfortunately it was not to be! Got off to a good start used the loo which...More

1  Thank Clive J
Reviewed 22 July 2016

I had booked a Sunday lunch at one of the other hotel restaurants at Porlock Weir for for my Wife, Daughter and myself. Having arrived 15 minutes early we were informed that all Sunday Lunches were sold out. We joined a party of other disgruntled...More

Thank mark w
Reviewed 11 July 2016

Down in Porlock Weir for the music festival, staying in a cottage, and had two great lunches in The Cafe. The Oysters were, as ever, superb, and the warm Scotch Eggs cooked to perfection, complete with runny centre. Good wine list, and you can take...More

Thank Dominic A
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Is it dog friendly
30 September 2015|
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Response from KMc-leam | Reviewed this property |
Hi, we had a dog with us in the summer and she was with us in the garden, however from memory I do think we were told well behaved dogs were welcome inside as well
Are you a dog friendly cafe
30 September 2015|
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Response from Pat B | Reviewed this property |
Hi Katherine, I am not the owner of The Café! I have, however, contacted the owner and she says that they are very dog friendly. Dogs are allowed in the bedroom and in the dining room during the day. In the evening there... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Porlock Weir, Exmoor National Park TA24 8PB, England (Formerly Andrews On The Weir)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Exmoor National Park  >  Porlock Weir
  • Phone Number: +44 1643 863300
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