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Sandleigh Tea Room & Garden

Moor Lane, Croyde, Braunton EX33 1PA, England
+44 1271 890930
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“cakes” (32 reviews)
“strawberries” (13 reviews)
“club sandwich” (17 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Moor Lane, Croyde, Braunton EX33 1PA, England
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1 - 10 of 319 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in for a drink as we were passing on our walk to Woolacombe. Lovely place with huge selection of teas, coffees and cakes!! A perfect stop off!

Thank Retford91
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A beautiful tea room and garden and the best cream teas. We come back year after year and it's always good.

Thank Samantha M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited with my wife on a windy but dry afternoon. The cream tea was excellent, delicious, warm scones that were very large and moist and buttery. Lovely clotted cream, jam and fresh strawberry. Good service, quite excellent.

Thank Steve F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After a long trek up to Baggy Point, Sandleigh Tea Rooms is a welcome sight for refreshment. Set in lovely kitchen gardens, this little gem is a haven for a seat & relaxation. We all had a cream tea, which was ordered in the cafe...More

Thank LubLibby
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped here after our walk to Baggy Point. Good position next to the National Trust car park with a sunny courtyard and garden. Excellent cream tea and selection of sandwiches and cakes. Handy toilets for walk!

Thank skynet45
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

So glad we stopped in this lovely coffee shop on our walk to baggy point. Very friendly and helpful staff. Amazing cream tea, freshly made with loads of clotted cream. Looking forward to going back !

Thank Lwal42
Reviewed 18 May 2017

After spending time on the beach and walking back to the car park, stopped for coffee and cake. Sat in the Court Yard, what a 'sun trap'!! Cakes were very tasty and good portion sizes. Coffee excellent and good sized cups. Staff very friendly and...More

Thank Barb G
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

We stopped here having walked from woolacoombe. The cream tea was perfect - light, fresh and warm scones plus strawberry jam, clotted cream and a strawberry. Staff were lovely and there's inside and outside seating.

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Previously came here a year ago (May 2016) and returned twice this holiday - once after a walk to Baggy Point (well worth it by the way) and another after a morning on the beach. You can't beat this place for lunch. Had the pasty...More

Thank Helen R
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Found this place up the road from where we was stopping and glad we did a lovely little place well worth a call in if anybody stopping in croyde

Thank Richard B
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Sorry forgot to ask do they have vegetarian pasties on there menu and if so how much are they,we will be coming down to woolacombe for our holiday in two weeks time.
4 August 2016|
Response from SalMonArcHar | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do - try the Hommity Pie
What's the opening hours plus is there a best time to go in the day when it is not so busy.
4 August 2016|
Response from Andrew A | Reviewed this property |
Depends on the weather as most of the seating is outside, not sure about opening hours, I can only say that I have seen it closed in the evening.
Stef A
Hi - do you allow dogs?
29 July 2016|
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Response from Mark D | Reviewed this property |
Hi. I've seen people with dogs on leads, although they do sit outside in the garden area (where everyone else does when it's sunny!)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Moor Lane, Croyde, Braunton EX33 1PA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Braunton  >  Croyde
  • Phone Number: +44 1271 890930
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Sandleigh is a National Trust property which opened its doors as a tea room & garden in May 2010
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