36 Fore Street, Salcombe, TQ8 8JF
Character and charm are in ample supply at this café. Part of The Winking Prawn Group and open from 9am, Sailor V offers a relaxed atmosphere and delicious, homemade meals. The breakfasts are highly praised, while tasty lunchtime options are snapped up and include the fresh crab salad, and creamy yet crunchy chicken, bacon and avocado salad. A daily changing selection of specials means diners can munch something different every visit. There is a lengthy selection of drinks, from fresh smoothies to classic banana, chocolate and strawberry flavoured milkshakes made on-site. It’s common for first-time visitors to quickly become regulars, drawn back by the delectable coffee, which is expertly prepared by experienced baristas. Found at the top of the Salcombe ferry steps, this quirky venue also offers takeaway options.