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The Black Cat Cafe - CLOSED

Beach Approach, Brixham TQ5 8JL, England
+44 1803 411834
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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good12%
  • Average0%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
7 Jul 2015
“This cafe closed some time ago.”
4 Oct 2014
“Fab vegetarian cuisine”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Vegetarian Friendly
Beach Approach, Brixham TQ5 8JL, England
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Reviewed 8 July 2015

This was an excellent café serving delicious vegetarian/vegan food. Unfortunately when I went to Brixham at the end of last year I found it had changed hands and was no longer vegetarian, and shortly after that it closed down.

1  Thank ellarussell
Reviewed 5 October 2014

good food and warm welcome, we love the Black Cat cafe. Beetroot cake is gorgeous, wish you opened more in the evening as Brixham restaurants just can't cook imaginatively without fish or meat it seems.

Thank andrew h
Reviewed 26 August 2014

This small back street cafe is definitely overlooked in Brixham, but what a shame. I ate a meal there with my husband and daughter and it was lovely. The food was inventive and varied and delicious. The room to eat in is small but the...More

Thank nita08
Reviewed 27 July 2014

This cafe has changed hands and is no longer vegetarian. However, I can honestly say it was the best goats cheese salad I have ever had.(this was vegetarian) Joanne, the new owner is very friendly and an outstanding cook. I would recommend trying it.

1  Thank Frances E
Reviewed 11 July 2014

Yes, the Black Cat has changed hands very recently and is, alas, no longer the café it was. It is no longer vegetarian, though there are some vegetarian options on a rather limited menu of salads, sandwiches and toasties. The only desserts we could discern...More

5  Thank Ros W
Reviewed 31 May 2014

Okay, this was probably one of the best meals out we have had as a family. Yes, the cafe is tiny but the food is awesome. Completely homemade, gorgeous offerings that were beautifully presented. The owner's mum, who was there that day, was so attentive...More

Thank Sarah L
Reviewed 1 May 2014

Discovered this lovely little cafe in a tiny side street. Their gluten free sticky banana and pecan cake is amazing!

Thank Sally_P47
Reviewed 29 April 2014

Tucked down a little alley way it would be easy to miss The Black Cat Cafe amidst the fish and chip takeaways of Brixham Harbour. We are so glad we popped in after spotting the sign on the final day of our holidays and enjoyed...More

1  Thank Sarah C
Reviewed 18 April 2014 via mobile

We visited based on the Trip Advisor ranking of #1 in Brixham. Instantly surprised that a café so small can make any profit. Outside of the scope of the review, but very funny (demonstrating the "cosy" café), a rather pretentious party (mum speaking alternating French...More

Thank drstevedavies
Reviewed 6 April 2014 via mobile

Popped in here after seeing positive reviews on trip advisor and it did not dissapoint! Freshly prepared tasty food and great friendly service! What a little gem in the heart of Brixham! Will definitely be returning for more lovely lunches!

Thank Jess P
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  • Address: Beach Approach, Brixham TQ5 8JL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Brixham
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 411834
Serving homemade freshly cooked vegetarian food. Start the day with a veggie breakfast; enjoy the freshly ground coffee and daily baked scones and cakes. Lunch is served from 12pm and includes soups, tarts and salads as well as daily specials. Vegan and gluten free dishes are on the menu. A lovely, friendly establishment tucked down Beach Approach, which is just opposite the William of Orange Statue. Open everyday except Sunday.
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