The Strand Cafe is an exceptional beach front Cafe in Shaldon. With indoor seating looking out at the holiday excitement and a low walled garden directly on Shaldon Beach. The Strand offer a delicious breakfast and lunch menu and pride themselves on quality. If you’re looking for a place to eat in Shaldon whilst enjoying a morning or afternoon coffee, then The Strand offer outstanding food with an outstanding view.
Shaldon Restaurants, Cafes and Pubs
There are no shortages of choices when it comes to Restaurants in Shaldon and places to eat locally. Everyone is a "foodie" here and passionate about providing an unforgettable dining experience.
Be it a Shaldon restaurant, cafe, or pub you can be sure to receive the best of locally sourced food and in most cases, with an outstanding review. Everywhere we suggest we love to go ourselves!
There is not a person who has visited Shaldon ever, who has passed by The Ferry Boat Inn without it rapidly becoming their Holiday Local. With front row seats overlooking Shaldon Beach, The Ferry Boat Inn Beer Garden upholds a family fun atmosphere. In recent years they have added a phenomenal Grill Menu to add to the Ferry Boat experience. The garden is a sun trap from lunch until the late evening making the The Ferry Boat Inn the perfect place for a cold pint with a Garden Grill lunch or dinner. It’s no surprise that the Ferry Boat have their very own hash tag! #ionlypoppedinforone
There simply is not a better view from the Village. Overlooking the coastline as far as the Jurassic Coast, The Ness is a stunning place to eat out. They’re open from lunch and offer an Amazing Pub Dining experience. Understandably, The Ness is commonly very busy so make sure you call up and book yourself a table. When it comes to Shaldon restaurants, The Ness have everything you could ever want!
If you’re a fan of amazing coffee and Devon’s finest ice cream, oh and a super warm-hearted welcome then the Lolli Bean is the perfect place to get your morning and afternoon refreshments. Located in the center of Shaldon, the Lolli Bean is the perfect place to stop by before heading to the beach or even on your way back to your Holiday Cottage. Say Hi to Tammi and the team for us!
Whilst the Crab Shack is not strictly a restaurant in Shaldon, it is in site across the river from Shaldon beach nestled next to the Ship Inn. Here is where you’ll find the finest seafood complimented by the evening sun setting behind The Moors. If you’re a fine seafood diner, then you simply must visit the Crab Shack.
Located behind the Bowling Green the London Inn is an incredibly popular pub and restaurant in Shaldon. They have a amazing beer garden that gets the most of the sun throughout the day and evening and the menu is an outstanding tribute to English Pub classics with true quality. This is one of the most perfect places to eat in Shaldon whilst enjoying a well-earned cold one.
The Coombe Cellars is incredibly popular amongst locals as it offers one of the most novel methods of transport - Paddle boarding up the river! Wait for an hour or so before high tide, you can simply glide up to The Coombe Cellars for a bite to eat and a cold pint. It is important to know what you’re doing on the water! If paddleboarding isn’t for you, The Coombe Cellars is still a phenomenal place to eat with views upriver and over the Moors.