Shilstone Cafe is a charming eatery situated within the stunning Shilstone Estate.
With picturesque views of the surrounding Devonshire countryside, the cafe offers a warm and welcoming atmosphere.
Serving a variety of fresh and locally sourced produce. Whether you’re looking for a light lunch or a delicious cream tea the menu has something for everyone.
The Shilstone Gardens are also open every Thursday and Sunday for all guests to enjoy.


Wed – Sun – 10.30am – 4pm

Modbury, Ivybridge
PL21 0TW




located on the ground floor of the historic Devon Archive within the picturesque Shilstone Estate. Our charming cafe offers a delightful dining experience, serving locally sourced dishes bursting with flavour. Immerse yourself in the rich history of the region as you savour each bite. Don’t forget to explore the serene Shilstone Gardens, open to all guests every Sunday. Unwind, indulge, and create lasting memories at Shilstone Cafe.

We are committed to using only the highest quality ingredients, which is why all of our produce is sourced locally from trusted suppliers in Devon. By working closely with local farmers and growers, we ensure that our ingredients are always fresh and in season. We believe that great food starts with great ingredients, and we are proud to bring the freshest, most flavourful produce to your table.

We take both reservations and walk-ins at the Shilstone Cafe

We ask that all afternoon tea booking are made 1 day in advance

Reservations can be made over the phone or online – please click the link to book a table

See our opening times below

Wednesday – Sunday – 10.30am – 4pm

Gardens open Thursday and Sunday – 10.30am – 5pm

What are your opening times?

We are open Wednesday – Sunday 10.30 am – 4 pm. The Shilstone Gardens are open on Sundays – 10.30 am – 4 pm

Can we bring our Dog to Shilstone

Yes, we welcome dogs at Shilstone! When walking around the gardens dogs must be kept on leads and no trace must be left.

Are you access friendly?

Yes, the cafe is located on the ground floor of the building and is easily accessible by wheelchair, there is also an access-friendly loo.

Are children welcome?

Yes, we welcome children, we also have highchairs available if required.

Gifting & Pre-Payments

We have a range of gift vouchers available to purchase, Please email us. We can also take a pre-payment if you would treat a loved one or family member to a bottle of champagne or a voucher towards their meal.

Is there parking?

Yes, there is ample parking, which is free of charge.