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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 8 September 2013

Very limited space here for a restaurant (kitchen space small) but the setting is lovely and peaceful. We just stopped for a drink and the staff were both friendly and chatty, a great place to unwind. You can either sit outside the barge at tables...More

Thank rosie194
Reviewed 31 August 2013

Very limited menu, mainly pasties - very tasty. Order a pasty and that's exactly what you get - nothing else!! Would have been nice to have had a salad garnish. We ate at picnic tables provided on the grass and sadly we were plagued by...More

Thank CambridgeJax
Reviewed 29 August 2013

Discovered on our way home from holidaying in Cornwall. Fantastic location and great food/drink. Make sure you try some of the ice cream! Service can be improved and when we visited it had limited opening times.

1  Thank rapidpete
Reviewed 22 July 2013

Visired this place after a lovely walk along the canal with family who rarely meet altogether as we are at opposite ends of the country. Was a total disaster from star to finsh which in principle started with the fact that they don't accept payment...More

3  Thank Katie S
Reviewed 5 July 2013

Popped into the Ducks Ditty on a drizzly summer afternoon for a snack after our walk along the canal. The barge has been beautifully restored and decorated to a high standard with comfortable seating. It was very quiet but I would imagine on a good...More

Thank Shawlands
Reviewed 16 June 2013

I love coming here for a nice ice cream made by Marshfield farm .The prices are the going rate and the service was great. They have very friendly staff which is rare to see at other places.The decoration in the boat was lovely and traditional...More

1  Thank miniwhominds
Reviewed 10 June 2013

Firstly, to use either of the tea rooms at this location, you have to additionally pay to park too. Having seen how cute this floating cafe looked, I duly paid my parking and climbed on board. Theres no denying it is a pretty boat and...More

2  Thank Gail T
Reviewed 23 April 2013

This converted barge is beautiful and there are plenty of things to choose from on the menu, it would be awkward for anyone disabled to get over the step down into the barge but there is good outside seating too. Definately worth a visit when...More

1  Thank Sonia B
Reviewed 21 April 2013

Please read my review on the Tiverton Canal (Grand Western Canal) and enjoy good food beers and proper tea, coffee ect

Thank Mick T
Reviewed 26 August 2012

We have been here several times. Fantastic setting on the Grand Western Canal. For great ambience and lovely beer a visit is a must. Very friendly welcoming staff and if you check out beforehand you can fit in a trip along the canal on the...More

2  Thank 808Lizzie88
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  • Food
  • 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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