Guard House Cafe


Who’d love a homemade Hamper for Christmas?

Who’d like a homemade hamper for Christmas? Brenda has cooked up a range of delicious chutneys, jams and jellies on sale individually or as part of small or large hampers. We have limited availability so if you want to be sure of getting one, make sure you order soon…

Cranberry, apple and orange jam
Pickled shallots
Apple & cider jelly

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Evenings at the Guardhouse – returning in November!

Our evenings are back! On Thursdays and Fridays throughout November, our talented chef Ben Newman will be creating delicious home-made food for our informal restaurant evenings. With a moonlit walk, a delicious meal and a relaxed, friendly atmosphere, our evenings offer a memorable experience on Berry Head.

We endeavour to keep prices as low as possible without compromising on quality: tickets…

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Halloween Ghost & Saints Hunt

Berry Head Halloween Ghosts and Saints Hunt

All day Saturday 29th – Monday 31st October

A family-fiendly self-guided hunt around the Berry Head forts – allow 1-2 hours.

Please collect your ghost-hunting instructions from the Guardhouse Café (bring a pen!).

We don’t charge anything for these hunts but we do recommend a donation of at least £1 per child to the Friends of Berry…

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A rhino on Berry Head

This summer we have a baby rhino at the cafe… beautifully painted by the talented young people at Brixham College, our rhino is one of a trail all around Torbay. Click here for more information!…

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Guardhouse to feature on BBC1’s The Coroner


Following filming earlier this year, we’re excitedly waiting for The Coroner to air on BBC1 later this year. We are the location for a village hall but can’t reveal any plot secrets just yet……

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More themed evenings on the way…

More themed evenings are on the way at the Guardhouse Cafe.
Tickets for the following evenings are now on sale. Please contact to reserve spaces (or see one of us in the cafe).

Friday May 27th (6:30pm – 8:50): RUSSIAN EVENING
A 2-course home-made meal from Vicky’s homeland. £18 each (including vodka, of course!).
Thursday June 2nd and Friday June 3rd (6:30pm –…

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Afternoon Tea – the ultimate indulgence!

Afternoon Tea is coming to the Guardhouse!
This month we will be introducing afternoon tea to the Guardhouse. A combination of sandwiches, our amazing cakes, warm scones with clotted cream and strawberry jam, plus some special creations from our chefs, with your choice of hot drinks. Served with a smile by our friendly team.

Initially this is available on three Thursday afternoons…

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We are recruiting!

We are looking for 1-2 wonderful new kitchen assistants to work with us from May to October. This is a great opportunity to work alongside our talented chefs with an ever-changing menu in a wide variety of situations, from a busy breakfast service to a 3-course home-made evening meal. It would be a perfect role for any young chefs hoping…

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Easter Events at the Guardhouse

It’s just a week until Easter! And we have some special events going on all weekend on Berry Head…

Once again we will be hosting a FREE Easter Egg Hunt around Berry Head. All day Good Friday to Easter Monday, just turn up at the cafe to collect your instructions. Free chocolate eggs for all children. We don’t charge for this…

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