The Terrace Cafe

Devon cream Tea at Terrace cafe at Devon Guild
Barista standard coffee at Devon Guilds Terrace cafe
Chef at terrace dishes

Open 7 days a week 10am-5.30pm 

Winter opening - last orders 4.30pm
Summer - until 5.30pm (March - October), last orders 5pm


The Terrace serves freshly cooked, good-value food using excellent seasonal ingredients from the best suppliers in the locality. Our delicious home-made dishes include breakfasts, lunches and daily specials with home-baked artisan bread made on the premises.

SERVED EVERY DAY: delicious handcrafted cream teas, made in Devon! Our tasty scones are freshy baked daily on the premises and we are always proud to promote this popular treat where we can, i.e. #nationalcreamteaday on 24 June and any local Cream Tea Trails.  Priced at £4 for one person and £7 for two.

AND ALSO: small portion options for children; home-made cream teas; cakes, and hot puddings, as well as Fair Trade coffee, organic drinks, local wine, cider and ales. We can cater for vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free diets too.

Free WI-FI is available!


View our menu options by clicking on the links - or call us about our regularly changing specials boards:  01626 832223

Click to view  Soups & Sandwiches (lunch menu board)

Includes vegetarian options, 12 - 4pm

Click to view Hot & Cold Drinks (menu board) 

Served all day, includes Fair Trade & organic

Click to view sample  Specials & Salads (menu board, changes daily)

12 - 3pm, includes vegetarian options

Click to view  Kids Dishes, Breakfasts & Cream Teas  (menu board)

Click to view sample Exhibition PV menu  

Changes for each exhibition's evening dining event


To request a menu or see daily specials, chat about your event or make a booking please contact:  01626 831959

We are closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Year’s Day (& from 3pm Christmas Eve) 

Celebration food and drink

Hire our space:

The Terrace can host events for your clubs and organisations. We have seating for 75 people indoors and a further 24 on our rooftop. 


Our space is the perfect location for local meetings, evening functions, informal or formal group events and business lunches.

We can provide a range of delicious 2-3 course meal and buffet options... So book your wedding reception or special anniversary party here!

Licensed to serve alcohol.

01626 831959


Our Space Loyalty Card Our Chef
The Terrace  has an attractive ambience with a light and contemporary space hung with original 2D work by the best South West photographers, textile artists and printmakers.
Cathy King print-swifts

Ask for a Loyalty Card which will be stamped every time you visit the cafe to earn regular bonuses! Encourage your friends to join you.

6 stamps - a free coffee    /    12 stamps – a free cake    /    18 stamps – a free soup

Contact us on: 01626 831959 or e-mail: 

Loyalty card at The Terrace

Our head chef, Richard Quested is an artisan baker too.





Special Events & Menus

Exhibition launch & dining: Off the Surface & Hortus

Friday 19 May, 6-8pm

Main gallery & The Terrace cafe, 6-8pm

Join us to jointly celebrate two new exhibitions both inspired by past traditions and treasures. Through the art of hand-embroidery, etchings and drawings the past is revered and revived in a contemporary fashion.  More about: 'Off the Surface'   More about 'HORTUS'

It's free entry to the opening event  - with a chance to preview the work on show in the main and Riverside galleries, some available to buy  - with wine, refreshments etc. Also Meet the maker, Jude Freeman, at the opening of Hortus. Off the Surface is formally  opened by Dr Susan Kay-Williams (RSN Chief Executive).

You can also join us in the Terrace for the  launch party meal! 


Book for evening dining on: 01626 831959
£16.50 in advance or £18 on the day. 

Wine and cheese exhibition launch

Group meal bookings:


We offer party bookings for your group.

Your group's table can be booked in advance through the cafe: 01626 831959

Please pre-order party wines from our list HERE...

Food dish at terrace Cafe, Devon Guild

tarts made by terrace chef

Enjoy a fine seasonal menu at The Terrace

Healthy pea shoot and cress bean salad-Terrace cafe