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Taste of Sidmouth

Old Fore Street | Market Place, Sidmouth, Devon, Sidmouth EX10 8LR, England
+44 1395 512634
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good17%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“ice cream” (332 reviews)
“gelato” (10 reviews)
“waffle cone” (6 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Old Fore Street | Market Place, Sidmouth, Devon, Sidmouth EX10 8LR, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Only decent place open on a wintry monday afternoon, but left so happy. These guys do great coffee, tea, cakes and ice cream. You can also get a pannini or jacket potato or soup. Its simple affordable stuff but everything they serve is done very...More

Thank Stephen1803
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We discovered this ice cream shop last summer when we were staying locally. We knew it must be good by the length of the queue outside and we weren't disappointed. We were in Devon for this October half term and had to detour off here...More

Thank Mouse2015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Looks like an ice cream shop from the outside but has seating and cafe service Kids loved the ice cream- this was their second visit- and our eldest daughter was impressed that they had gluten-free cones Coffee was good and very reasonably priced Staff were...More

Thank Harvey W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

very generous portions with a huge range of flavours (not the same ones everytime) usually have to queue for a while but it is worth the wait - just watch out for the seagull as soon as you leave the shop !

Thank SidmouthP
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Spent a couple of hours in Sidmouth and noticed this place because every time we walked past there was a huge queue out the door for ice cream. We figured it must be good and decided to see for ourselves! They advertise that they have...More

Thank Rachael N
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

The biggest baddest bestest ice creams ever. Come hungry and with a strong wrist to hold the ice cream behemoth! Walk the beast to the beach and enjoy.

Thank Jake K
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

Visited here on the last day our holiday and it was amazing... £4 for double scoop of icecream but the 'scoops' are huge! They wedge it onto the cone with a spatula so you get AT LEAST double, probably triple what you would get elsewhere...More

Thank Chelsea G
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

don't get me wrong the ice cream is good I feel it has lost some if it's flavour but It could be my taste buds, you get a very good portion of ice cream for what you pay so I can't complain there but I...More

Thank greendaygirly
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Only chose this place for ice creams because the que was out the door! And that must mean it's good surely! And we wasn't wrong! Service was quick, young girl was polite. And the ice cream was amazing and huge portions 1 scoop is more...More

Thank MG2816
Reviewed 17 September 2017

The best ice cream I have tasted in my life! Made on the premises here.People were lining up here in the street,amazing taste and large serves,also so many flavours.I live in Australia so I can't pop in for another ,salted caramel was my favourite followed...More

Thank jennys472017
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Anne P
1 October 2017|
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Response from Adrian F | Reviewed this property |
Dear John Apologies for not replying sooner. Yes, Taste is open all year. Adrian
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Old Fore Street | Market Place, Sidmouth, Devon, Sidmouth EX10 8LR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Sidmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1395 512634
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Taste of Sidmouth is a Coffee Shop and Ice Cream Parlour in Market Place, Sidmouth. The luxury Ice Cream is made on the premises, has won awards from Taste of the West including Best Ice Cream 2010 for our Mango Yoghurt Ice Cream and has won national awards from the Ice Cream Alliance. The portion sizes are very generous and feedback from our customers is very positive! We also supply coffees, teas, other hot and cold drinks, cakes, scones, tea cakes, light lunches and strive to give each customer a friendly and efficient service. We are open Mon-Sat 10am-5pm and Sun 10.30am-5pm.
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