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The Ducks Ditty Bar

Canal Hill | Tiverton Canal Co, Tiverton EX16 4HX, England
+44 1884 253345
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pastie” (4 reviews)
“pasta” (11 reviews)
“ice cream” (6 reviews)
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Canal Hill | Tiverton Canal Co, Tiverton EX16 4HX, England
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Reviewed 25 October 2015

This little cafe/bar is a gem! Situated right on the canal, you can sit inside, or out, and watch the horse-drawn barge and the world go by! The staff are very welcoming and the menu offers good choices to suit appetites and pockets. It is...More

Thank Sue1547
Reviewed 15 September 2015

Lovely loose leaf tea, delightful ambience and delicious cheese scones. All served by ladies in period costume in keeping with the general celebration of a bygone era.

Thank CaroTonyDiners
Reviewed 11 September 2015

After the disapointment of the barge being full, the sun was shining so we went on to the floating ducks ditty cafe bar next to it. A bottle of wine and a pastie was heaven, and we fed the swans and ducks. What a great...More

Thank Bill_of_Thelbridge
Reviewed 4 September 2015

We stopped here while camping in the area. We only had a quick coffee and a slice of cake but it was very lovely and relaxing. The staff are friendly and the cake was delicious. When the rain stopped we sat outside and it is...More

Thank CarolineUK0
Reviewed 3 September 2015

we regularly walk the canal just to stop at the Ducks Ditty for a blackcurrant & clotted cream ice cream, they also do really good coffee and hot chocolate drinks. well worth a visit.

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 1 September 2015

this is a fabulous place to stop for a snack a chat and to find out more about the canal . the staff are great and very friendly they will allow well behaved dogs on board together with the well behaved humans. the food is...More

Thank jimcath203
Reviewed 27 August 2015 via mobile

Travelling up and down the M5 you get fed up of the usual motorway service eateries. Go a mile or two further to the Floating Ducks for great personal service with friendly staff. Ducks Ditty have great snacks and lovely coffee in relaxing atmosphere on...More

Thank Andy and Kath M
Reviewed 24 August 2015

We cycled here and gosh did it rain A welcome pot of tea a slice of cake and friendly staff on this floating gem

Thank jamespie
Reviewed 13 August 2015

We had wonderful quality coffees but we had to wait 15 minutes for them and no queue. They offer pasties, cream teas or ice cream and no gluten free food which did not help a member of our group. So we chose to eat at...More

Thank shelleysmith03
Reviewed 9 August 2015

Great location to either sit inside the barge, out the back, or on the bank where there are plenty of chairs and tables. Good selection of bottled ales, generous servings of PROPER coffee, and a tasty range of snacks and nibbles.

Thank Twomacs2
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  • Value
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Canal Hill | Tiverton Canal Co, Tiverton EX16 4HX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Tiverton
  • Phone Number: +44 1884 253345
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The Ducks Bar is fully licenced, with a range of Great Wines to tickle your taste buds, available by the glass or bottle!, . . Real Ales, Cold Lagers and Ciders including Devon's Sandford Orchards on draught. Together with other soft drinks we stock Fentimens Soft Drinks, all served in an old-fashioned barge style! Coffee / Food / Ice-Cream . . . The Ducks Ditty is a genuine Artisan Coffee house – Espresso, Cappuccino, Latte, Mocha or Hot Chocolate, alongside tempting sweet Cakes & Treats including lovely Marshfield Scoop-Ice-Cream. But should you be feeling hungry we are proud to serve the range of award winning " Chunk of Devon " Hot Pasties. ie: Pork & Scrumpy, Cheddar & Onion, Steak, Steak & Blue, Chunki Roast Vegetable and the lovely spicy Chicken & Chorizo. (Served in the old canal way, eat in or takeaway) Ps) We are not a Restaurant, and our service may be slower with large coffee/pasty orders. The Ducks Bar is a Seasonal Business - Opening Times Vary See Website.
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