Food & Drink In Budleigh Salterton

Visitors are always most welcome in our Literary Festival Marquee on the Green. It is the central hub for book signings, book sales, entertainment and refreshments.

Budleigh Salterton also offers a number of good places in which to enjoy a light meal, coffee or tea and cake.

We have listed, in no particular order, the opening times of Restaurants and Cafes in Budleigh during the Festival.

The Cosy Tea Pot: 13 Fore Street – Telephone: 01395 444016
Opening Times: 10a.m. to 6p.m.

Tea & Tittle Tattle: 4 Fore Street – Telephone: 01395 443203
Opening Times: 10a.m. to 4.30’ish

The Creamery: 34 Fore Street – Telephone: 01395 442064
Opening Times: 11a.m. to 5p.m. (particularly if weather is right for ice creams!).

Mcmillans Delicatessen: 17 High Street – Telephone: 07980 024437
Opening Times: 7a.m to 7p.m. – Booking would be appreciated.

Jotty’s: 43/43a High Street – Telephone 01395 446580
Opening Times: 9.30 to 5p.m. – Booking would be appreciated.

Delytes Delicatessen: 44 High Street – Telephone: 01395 443182
Opening Times: 9a.m. to 5p.m. – Monday to Saturday. Please check website regarding updates on Sunday opening.

The King Billy: 53 High Street – Telephone: 01395 446644
Opening Times: 11am to 12 midnight each day – drinks only.
Saturday Morning: 9.30a.m. for tea, coffee and fruit juices.

A Slice of Lime: 1 Rolle Street – Telephone: 01395 442628
Opening Times: Monday – Saturday 10a.m. for Coffee, etc.; Lunch 12noon to 3p.m. and Dinner 6p.m. to 9p.m. (not on Sunday). Reservations are advisable.

Taj Mahal: 18 High Street – Telephone: 01395 446093/97
Opening Times: Lunch 12 noon – 2p.m. and Dinner 5.30p.m. to 11p.m.
Takeaway service is also available.

Bowmers: 7 High Street – Telephone: 01395 442676
Opening Times: Wednesday and Thursday: 10a.m. to 5p.m.; Friday and Saturday: 10a.m. to late (last orders for dinner at 9p.m.); Sunday: 10a.m. to 5p.m.
Reservations are advisable. Closed Monday and Tuesday.

The Premier Café (Fish and Chips): 2 Chapel Street – Telephone: 01395 442962
Opening Times: Monday – Saturday: Lunch 12 noon – 2p.m.; Monday – Thursday: Dinner 5:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.; Friday and Saturday: Dinner 5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Closed Sunday. Bookings for restaurant are advisable and last orders are 30 minutes prior to closing times.

The Dolphin Café: 35 High Street
Opening Times: Monday – Saturday: 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

The Oak Barn: Knowle Hill – Telephone: 01395 446484
Opening Times: Sunday – Saturday 9:45 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

The Longboat Café: on the seafront promenade
Opening Times September: 10:00a.m. – 4:00 p.m. – subject to weather.


The Feathers: 35 High Street – Telephone: 01395 442042
Opening Times: Monday – Saturday 11a.m. until 11p.m. and Sunday 12p.m. until 10.30p.m. It is advisable to make reservations if you’d like to eat in the bar at night.

The Salterton Arms: 22 Chapel Street – Telephone: 01395 445048/9
Opening Times: Lunch 12 noon to 5p.m. and Dinner 6p.m. to 9p.m. Bookings would be appreciated.