The Appledore Bakery and Bread Cafe

Indulge in freshly baked goods such as pastries, bread, and other delicious treats while at a cosy vibe.

The Appledore Bakery and Bread Cafe

The Appledore Bakery and Bread Café is a popular and beloved local eatery, serving a range of delicious freshly-baked breads and pastries alongside other cafe classics

Open since 1967, they combine traditional baking methods with a modern twist, ensuring each dish is created with the same commitment to quality and taste

With produce sourced from local suppliers, Appledore Bakery provides a windows into life in rural Devon

With its charming approach to hospitality, this café is the perfect spot for a bite to eat or a chance to get away from it all for a cup of tea


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The Appledore Bakery and Bread Cafe Reviews

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Opening Hours:
Monday: Closed
Tuesday: 8:00 AM – 2:30 PM
Wednesday: 8:00 AM – 2:30 PM
Thursday: 8:00 AM – 2:30 PM
Friday: 8:00 AM – 2:30 PM
Saturday: 8:00 AM – 2:30 PM
Sunday: Closed
Address: 13 Allhalland St, Bideford EX39 2JD, UK

Delivery: Yes
Dine In: Yes
Serves Breakfast: Yes
Takeout: Yes

Duncan Woodhouse avatarDuncan Woodhouse
4 months ago
Super friendly bakery and cafe. My girlfriend wanted to buy everything they baked. People working in both were really friendly. We also ate at the cafe and had cheese melted on toast and a salmon bagel. They were both huge and kept us going all day. Thoroughly recommended.
Emma Green avatarEmma Green
4 months ago
Wow what an amazing little bakery and cafe. The fresh bagels were the best I’ve ever tasted and were literally heaped with smoked salmon and cream cheese, and I could barely eat it all. Very generous portions and reasonably priced too. Amazing sourdough bread too, wish we lived closer. Very friendly service and super dog friendly too which always gets our custom.
Gemma Abbott avatarGemma Abbott
6 months ago
Absolutely LOVE this bread. The best sourdough I’ve found in the UK (and I’ve tried a lot of it!). Lovely, friendly staff and the place smells divine when you walk in. Try Bread next door for a sit-in experience. The smoked salmon bagel is gorgeous, although if you really want to sample the sourdough at its best, I think a simple butter and marmite is the only way. My daughter had it with cream cheese, which was also delicious. Also worth mentioning this is the BEST coffee in Bideford.
Rebecca Willison avatarRebecca Willison
7 months ago
Won gift voucher in school raffle and Wow this place is awesome! Food is absolutely delicious and generous portions, atmosphere very relaxed and welcoming, quirky cool decor so much to look at and also dog friendly. We feel very spoilt on our date day. Oh we also loved the music playlist 🎵Thankyou so much 🤗🍞🥖🥪
Sarah Askey avatarSarah Askey
5 months ago
Best coffee ever! I stumbled into this incredibly chilled and friendly cafe on my way to hitch a lift to Minehead. Something I haven’t done since my 20s. Mike immediately put me at ease, chatting easily and making me feel very welcome. Jo, hearing that I was trying to get to Minehead immediately produced a sign! With a flower and smiles! It worked! I got all the way home ! Thank you guys! Not only a wonderfully warm cafe but so a community. 😊
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