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The Ducks Ditty Bar

Canal Hill | Tiverton Canal Co, Tiverton EX16 4HX, England
+44 1884 253345
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“ice cream” (10 reviews)
“pastry” (13 reviews)
“pastie” (4 reviews)
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Vegetarian Friendly
Canal Hill | Tiverton Canal Co, Tiverton EX16 4HX, England
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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
Reviewed 12 July 2015

Lovely floating cafe on canal serving light snacks. Friendly service, some seating under cover if wet, but mainly picnic tables on canal bank.

Thank Ann P
Reviewed 29 June 2015

A lovely floating cafe / bar located at the Grand Western canal basin in Tiverton, Devon, with the best beer garden for miles around! Sit out on the benches or in the barge itself and relax with a cup of something hot or a glass...More

Thank Katherine Q
Reviewed 28 June 2015 via mobile

hi my names Sid the dog. I love going to the ducks ditty every Sunday. lovely surroundings and very friendly staff. they give me doggy treats every time I visit. would recommend it to any dog

1  Thank Danny Q
Reviewed 30 May 2015

What a dear little place to enjoy a snack (no meals) and a drink - a permanently moored floating cafe on a peaceful canal in lovely Devon countryside. Very nice friendly ladies running it very efficiently, spotlessly clean and reasonable prices. If it's a bit...More

Thank Val M
Reviewed 27 May 2015

Briliant little café and we managed to grab some seats up on deck and soak in the sun over a coffee (only two tables, but there are also some benches on the grass verge). They also offer light snacks and pasties along with alcoholic beverages.

Thank Tania W
Reviewed 21 May 2015

A barge on a canal with a café/bar, tables outside or seats on the barge itself, horse-drawn barge trips nearby, ducks, etc - what's not to enjoy? The ginger beer was good, as was the hot chocolate and cake. My only gripe is that the...More

Thank ChrisRRR
Reviewed 29 April 2015

Great setting right on the canal side. Good menu and a really lovely Devon lady running it. Dog friendly Too!

Thank sarmar95
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  • Value
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Takeout
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Child-friendly, Kids
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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