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The Cove

Harbour Lights, Hope Cove, Salcombe TQ7 3HQ, England
+44 1548 561376
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Overview
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (40 reviews)
“fish cakes” (14 reviews)
“nachos” (11 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
Bar, Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
Harbour Lights, Hope Cove, Salcombe TQ7 3HQ, England
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1 - 10 of 455 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great place, great food, interesting beer range compared to all the other brewery owned pubs in the area. Really friendly staff, so dog friendly they have a dog menu! Ours enjoyed her pigs ear 🐷🐽

Thank Lewis D
TheCoveDevon, Owner at The Cove, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks so much, we do have a fantastic range of really cool beers. I am really pleased you you liked it and your dog enjoyed their pigs ear :-)

Reviewed 4 days ago

We went to The Cove for lunch today - our second visit. My partner had a pizza made with very fresh ingredients and so big she took some home, and I had a Thai green pork curry. I find that quite often pub curries are...More

Thank Andrew L
TheCoveDevon, Owner at The Cove, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Many thanks for such a great review and for taking the time to write it. It is always so good to read. We look forward to seeing you again soon when you are next walking this way.

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Just got back from a four night stay at Hope Cove , ate several times at The Cove , tried lunch , evening meal and a breakfast the day we left. Great place , lovely staff , tasty food and to top it off was...More

Thank Amanda S
TheCoveDevon, Owner at The Cove, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks very much for taking the time to write such a great review. We really do appreciate it and i will pass your comments on to our amazing team. Thanks again.

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We stayed at Hope Cove for a break and frequented this lovely quirky pub most evenings. The food is sublime, local delicious fish and meat dishes, and fantastic homemade pizza. It's a small establishment and there is a limited eating area, however they do their...More

Thank NessN233
TheCoveDevon, Owner at The Cove, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

What a fantastic review - thank you so much, it really does mean a lot. I am pleased you got to sample lots of different things and look forward to seeing you again. Many thanks once again.

Reviewed 5 days ago

Very friendly service, wonderful coffee and home made cakes, also dog friendly. Appeared to be run buy young enthusiastic staff.

Thank Molly G
TheCoveDevon, Owner at The Cove, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Many thanks for your excellent review - i will make sure that your comments are passed on to the whole team. Many thanks.

Reviewed 5 days ago

visited here 18th September monday evening. Great place to visit with a good atmosphere, quite small eating area with 8 tables to eat at, however only let down by the service as the waitress took our drinks order which took 15 minutes to arrive, yes...More

Thank bruce262626
TheCoveDevon, Owner at The Cove, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi thanks very much for your review. I understand your frustration re waiting on drinks but that evening we had forty odd people all arrive within a few minutes across the two floors. I was personally working the bar that evening and can assure you...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

Had a lovely meal and several very nice lunches. Dogs were welcome and our two springer spaniels were quite happy sitting under the table. The seafood was really great and we also called in for just drinks a few times ( weather not the best)....More

Thank Pamela P
TheCoveDevon, Owner at The Cove, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks for your fantastic 5 star review - it is very much appreciated. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Ate there twice on our holiday. Every time the meals were perfect. Great select of food and drinks. This place is a must visit.

Thank Frazer M
TheCoveDevon, Owner at The Cove, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thanks so much - it is always really great to read reviews such as this. Thanks for choosing us.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had the best crab sandwich we have ever had yesterday .... at £12.00 a sandwich not cheap but well worth that little treat!! Sarah Hall-Hopcroft

Thank Sarah H
TheCoveDevon, Owner at The Cove, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thanks for such a great review - our crab sandwiches at £10.50 are literally stuffed with crab and are great value. Im glad you like it :-)

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We popped in for a coffee on a blustety day. We were thinking of having a meal here but the tables were so sticky we had to perl ourselves off. So we went next door to eat.More

Thank belper76
TheCoveDevon, Owner at The Cove, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Many thanks for your review, i am pleased you enjoyed our atmosphere. When we do experience sticky tables it is due to a build up of sanitiser which we are looking into our options on. Point noted though but maybe if you had mentioned it...More

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Richard P
8 May 2017|
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Response from Srich1963 | Reviewed this property |
They cancelled a booking system this summer to try and please more people but I'm sure it will be bookings only for Christmas Day, IF they're open!! Give them a call… 01548 561376
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Millblade
29 January 2017|
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Response from TheCoveDevon | Property representative |
Hi, Please email hello@thecovedevon co uk and will send you a copy of the menu. Thanks!
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Lola363
5 September 2016|
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Response from TheCoveDevon | Property representative |
Hi we are open from 10am daily. Breakfast until 11.45am then main menu from 12-9pm. Bar is open throughout until late. Thanks for the enquiry. Shelley
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 00:00
Monday
10:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 00:00
Thursday
10:00 - 00:00
Friday
10:00 - 00:00
Saturday
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Harbour Lights, Hope Cove, Salcombe TQ7 3HQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Salcombe  >  Hope Cove
  • Phone Number: +44 1548 561376
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Description
Uber cool. 50 yards from the beach. Fresh Coffee, Craft Beers, Great Food. Open everyday from 11am until late.
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