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49 Babbacombe Downs Road, Torquay TQ1 3LP, England
+44 1803 324477
09:00 - 17:30
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59 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

After wanting to go here for years, I finally did with a group of 6 girls. My first impression was that, although the look was supposed to be vintage, it looked a bit tired and unclean. We waited for quite a long time before ordering and then our food (all cherubs teas) took a while to arrive too. I would... More 

1 Thank Torrehendo
Brighton, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Well after a long walk from shaldon we needed a good afternoon tea! And you definitely didn't disappoint! We have the full angels tea to share. Wow! The scones were incredible and huge! Dog friendly and lively atmosphere! Thanks! My grandma and grandad come here every time they have guests!

Thank leahloo0818
London, United Kingdom
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83 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stopped in here for Cream Tea - the menu is extensive you could have a full lunch. The sandwiches were doorsteps, the cinnamon bread the same - which were not to my particular liking - however the scones, jam and cream were delicious! The view from the garden stunning. Not smoker friendly - no smoking even inthe outside space.

Thank 190KarnB
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Mum visited with friends her review - Delicious generous portion of food, delightful waitress. Do dislike as three people being given a pot of tea for three instead of individual ones as we liked our tea at different "stages of brew". Also asked price of piece of chocolate cake to take away £3.25, ouch bit excessive, but looked nice. However,... More 

1 Thank 929rachaelh
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took my mum here for our first ever proper afternoon tea and it was perfect! Nice peaceful setting, waiter was friendly and polite and we had an afternoon tea which cost us £21- this included tea, a huge slice of cake to share, cinnamon toast, beautiful warm scones jam and cream and two sandwiches of our choice. We absolutely loved... More 

Thank CLJ89
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Staff brilliant, looked after us first class. food great. The range of sandwiches, scones and jams are mind blowing.

Thank PaulineM1
Torquay, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Whilst having a nice afternoon stroll at babbacombe we thought we would visit angels for afternoon tea as I wanted to treat my daughter and my parents. The waiter came over to take our order (tall gentleman who was probably the oldest there so should know better) he firstly had a bit of a dig at my father for not... More 

5 Thank smiler1201
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39 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Having visited Angels on previous occasions for a cream tea, I did not hesitate to stop there this week when both myself and my husband fancied an Ice-cream Cream teas here are a little pricey but as i always say you get what you pay for and home-made scones, jam and cream are amazing here. However when we asked if... More 

Thank ilovemydogs
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63 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great spot in Babbacombe for afternoon tea. Tea and its varieties of cakes and sandwiches were great. Scones was good. A good alternative to the pubs and restaurants in the area if you do not want to go to onw. There's a terrace outside for warm summery days only as there arent any patio heaers. Staff are friendly. The interiors... More 

Thank MFun_W8
Droitwich, United Kingdom
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60 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 143 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booked a table and ordered Angelic full afternoon tea. Great choice of sandwiches, cinnamon toast, and really enjoyed the ginger scones and coffee and walnut cake. All freshly made - really scrummy- good value. Can't wait to return next year.

Thank mojo9

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$38
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
09:00 - 17:30
09:00 - 17:30
09:00 - 17:30
09:00 - 17:30
09:00 - 17:30
09:00 - 17:30
09:00 - 17:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 49 Babbacombe Downs Road, Torquay TQ1 3LP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Torquay
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 324477
A little taste of heaven in a beautiful part of Devon! Angels is a perfect place for Devonshire Cream Tea looking onto the seafront in Babbacombe. Very popular with the locals and recommended to holiday makers.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?