We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Strand Cafe

1 Strand, Shaldon TQ14 0DL, England
+44 1626 872624
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (4 reviews)
“scones” (9 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
French, Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 Strand, Shaldon TQ14 0DL, England
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (143)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 143 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

You really have to try this place, great location excellent staff and a thoughtful menu prepared from locally sourced produce, Don't miss out on trying a piece of the various delicious cakes on offer, a must visit

Thank Barry I
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My son came down for a flying visit, and desperately wanted a cream tea but didn't have time. He went into the strand cafe and asked if they did a takeaway and was told yes. He had 2 scones with cream and 2 cheese scones...More

Thank Sleepingbeauty
Reviewed 1 June 2017

It is gratifying to find thoughtful people doing gluten free and wonderful teas ( the Redbush leaf tea is exceptional) Excellent coffees.All Beautifully presented .Such care here to give people a lovely experience ( as always)sat outside overlooking the beach...it is just a highlight to...More

Thank jan5802015
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Visited with a family group for late morning drinks and cakes, after taking the ferry from Teignmouth. Excellent cakes, good, helpful service, and good coffees and teas. Plain but pleasant furnishing and decor (right for the situation). A little pricey, which might make me look...More

Thank AlpineGoat
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

We stopped for a tea and snack while walking the dog. The weather was warm enough to sit outside. The service was fast and friendly. The two coffees were perfectly nice and not bitter like many coffee shops. We also ate delicious cakes and had...More

Thank chinashaw
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Shaldon has that "je ne sais quoi" that Teignmouth lacks and this little bistro cafe just adds to the charm of the place. We've been on several occasions for just morning coffee and cake or a light bite and the food is always delicious, freshly...More

Thank phinaeus
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

We had driven to the Ness, see my review, and then walked back to the ferry to go over to Teignmouth where we walked along the beach and back and then got the ferry back. The Strand cafe is the sister cafe to twenty six...More

Thank peter h
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Sorry but very overpriced and bland no butter on toast with eggs coffee Luke warm .quite dissapointing really in view of the prices asked

Thank Collette B
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Had a great lunch here, tasty brunch and cakes! Very accommodating to our baby too with a baby seat - lovely views too!

Thank Jenny R
Reviewed 27 January 2017

I pop in here all the time to eat as the meals and service are amazing. The choice of breakfast and many other choices of food on the menu. Coffee is great. Seating downstairs, upstairs and outside. Accessible for wheelchairs. You can sit outside with...More

Thank brooklyn11
Nearby Restaurants
London Inn
513 reviews
.24 km away
Clipper Cafe
692 reviews
.13 km away
ODE dining
167 reviews
.35 km away
Crab Shack on the beach
991 reviews
.59 km away
Nearby Attractions
Ness Cove
115 reviews
.45 km away
Teignmouth Adventure Golf
53 reviews
.67 km away
Shaldon Wildlife Trust
246 reviews
.45 km away
Teign Heritage -Teignmouth & Shaldon Museum
62 reviews
1.06 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from The Strand Cafe staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$26
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating
Good for
View, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:30 - 05:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
09:30 - 05:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Strand, Shaldon TQ14 0DL, England (Formerly No.1 The Strand)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Shaldon
  • Phone Number: +44 1626 872624
  • E-mail
Boutique cafe and bistro serving brunch, lunch and afternoon tea specialising in continental cuisine. The Strand Cafe specialises in barista coffees, loose leaf teas, homemade cakes and pastries and food prepared fresh every time. Beautiful beachside garden where customers can sit outside and enjoy the sun.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing