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cafe ODE

Ness Drive, Shaldon TQ14 0HP, England
+44 1626 873427
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good18%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“ginger cake” (16 reviews)
“pulled pork” (16 reviews)
“fish and chips” (43 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Ness Drive, Shaldon TQ14 0HP, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ode cafe was fantastic, the food is all locally sourced even the beer Service was great and the views were outstanding Can’t wait to go again

Thank Jeff B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had some girlie time at Cafe Ode at Coast view. It had been recommended to me by another friend. We had lovely table inside with an amazing view. I can Imagine sitting on the balcony on a balmy summer day. However, if was a little...More

Thank sandieanne
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Cafe ODE is in an amazing location, overlooking the views of Shaldon and Teignmouth was a wonderful experience when having my Monday morning coffee and cake. The chap who served us was confident, engaging and made sure our coffees were made up to standard, which...More

1  Thank Jade B
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

We didn't want a roast dinner and called in here as it was next to the car park. I eat mainly vegetarian food and fish, there was plenty for me to choose from. I had the lentil dahl with onion/cauliflower bahjies, served with flatbreads and...More

Thank Geordiedevon
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Was really looking forward to my Asian Slaw with spicy Gado Gado dressing. So was extremely disappointed to be presented with a plastic pot filled with a totally uninspiring coleslaw creation with thinned down mayonnaise dressing topped by a hard boiled egg with a few...More

Thank familytempleman2016
tim b, Manager at cafe ODE, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2017

Thank you for reviewing cafe-ODE. We would of been happy to replace your dish if you had made us aware of the issues at the time. We do have 2 dishes on the menu you refer to served in bio degradable pots, A Raw Slaw...More

Reviewed 14 September 2017

We stopped here for breakfast before heading to Ness Cove. Lovely outside area with beautiful view. Plenty of food to choose from, order was taken promptly and we sat down and drinks were brought to us. Coffee was very good. Breakfast was also very tasty...More

Thank NatlovesGeorge
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Called in here for a cuppa after visiting Shaldon Zoo. We were able to sit outside with our dog [always a bonus] dog water bowl provided. great cup of tea for me and an organic cola for my wife. lots of selection for food but...More

Thank John R
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Visited for lunch with my wife and two young children. The views are obviously great, so it's a lovely spot to stop for lunch. The quality of the food was excellent, so my praises go to the chef. However, the front of house manager really...More

3  Thank John T
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Can't fault the views or the food at all however we were shocked by the attitude of the female manager who took our order. We had been warned about her already but didn't expect her to be quite as patronising in real life!

4  Thank Adison12-12
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Stumbled across this place before popping in the nearby zoo on a very stormy day, and had amazingly tasty scones with lush cream and jam and a refreshing pot of tea, watching the river of rain running down the large car park and people fighting...More

Thank JamnBecks
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The Ness Hotel Restaurant
892 reviews
.12 km away
Nearby Attractions
Teignmouth - Shaldon Ferry
109 reviews
.44 km away
Ness Cove
133 reviews
.12 km away
Shaldon Wildlife Trust
264 reviews
.07 km away
Teignmouth Adventure Golf
61 reviews
.80 km away
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4 March 2015|
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Response from artangelDevon | Reviewed this property |
DevonRose describes the location very well. It is signposted off the A379 (Torbay Road) - turn left as you are driving up the hill towards Torquay. The location is also known as the Ness Head and the Ness Hotel is also... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 31
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, View, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ness Drive, Shaldon TQ14 0HP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Shaldon
  • Phone Number: +44 1626 873427
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Currently the UKs highest rated sustainable restaurant.cafe ODE serves fun food for the family that does not cost the earth.Organic regional and season food, licenced and open 10am - 7pm at present. closed Tuesdays and also now open for dinner Friday and Saturday - great views of the coast and lots of parking
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