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Brunching in Totnes…

For allergies and dietary requirements, Totnes is the place to go.  With such a wide and delicious selection, there are lots of options for a light or hearty brunch.  Check out our list of recommendations below you for you enjoy on Your Devon Escape.


69 High Street, Totnes, TQ9 5PB

Offering a fully plant-based menu, this establishment is excellent for catering to allergies and dietary requirements.  They offer an excellent food selection and potentially some of the best coffee in Devon.  The Hairy Barista’s mission is to source and provide the local community with the highest quality produce.  They do so by offering organic, local, and homemade.  Make sure to try their vegan ‘salmon and cream cheese’ bagel.

Opening Times: Monday-Saturday 9am-4pm

Instagram: @the.hairy.barista


Warland, Totnes, TQ9 5EL

A family run business located just off the high street.  Maisie’s serves everything from breakfast and brunch to lunches and afternoon cream teas.  It is a typical old-fashioned coffee shop.  Pop in for a full English or bacon sandwiches.

Opening Times: 10am-4pm, closed Mondays & Thursdays


47 Fore Street, Totnes, TQ9 5NJ

This 100% independent café is located just off the high street.  Mangetout serves organic and fairtrade coffee, alongside their breakfast and lunch menus.  They offer delicious and nutritious breakfast options, or cakes and pastries if you are after something lighter.  They also have a site in Kingsbridge if you find yourself over in that direction!

Opening Times: Monday-Saturday 8:30am-4:30pm

Instagram: @mangetout_totnes


49 High Street, Totnes, TQ9 5NP

This rustic café is located on the high street. The Brioche Café serves everything from breakfast to sweet treats.  It is known for its excellent staff and service.  Pop in and grab a bite.

Opening Times: Tuesday-Thursday 9am-3pm, Friday-Saturday 9am-4pm

Instagram: @thebriochecafetotnes


2 Apple Lane, High Street, Totnes, TQ9 5SQ

The Lighthouse Café is nestled in Apple Lane.  Their ethos is about being more than a café; they want to be a home of new ideas and personal and community growth.  As well serving delicious food, they offer a range of curated courses and workshops.  Check out their website to find out more.

Opening Times: Monday-Friday 8am-6pm, Saturday 9am-6pm, Sunday 10am-6pm

Instagram: @lighthousetotnes


53 Fore Street, Totnes, TQ9 5NJ

The Wild Fig believe good food is more than just simple ingredients.  They have tried to create a welcoming and inclusive environment, whilst specialising in gluten free and vegan options, to provide for something for everyone.  They use seasonal produce, local to the area and everything is homemade.  They also offer delicious salads if you are around at lunchtime.

Opening Times: Monday-Saturday 9am-3pm

Instagram: @thewildfigcafe


China Blue, Station Road, Totnes, TQ9 5JR

A trendy café within China Blue offering a range of brunch, lunch and bake options.  They have a range of options for allergies and dietary requirements.  Pop in for a brunch before a pottery session and make something to take home with you from Your Devon Escape.

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Instagram: @wildthyme_totnes

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