Summer specials have arrived - hand made in Venus kitchens.  Light, low calorie Tuna Nicoise salad (Vegan version available with apricot & turmeric hummus & organic jackfruit), English smoked mackerel pate with gluten free crackers and Bircher Muesli (vegan version with no yoghurt available).

Opening hours 9am to 5pm 7 days a week.   

We look forward to welcoming you to the beach - or why not have a delicious panko free range English chicken tacos with a chilled glass of white or rose wine.   Joining the amazing chicken tacos  are 2 new ones - coconut prawn and Vish finger (VGN). 

We are serving fresh bean arabica coffees, tasty wraps, bacon baps, fish n chips and delicious grass fed Devon beef burgers.   Our new Summer menu sees the return of the ploughmans award winning cheddar cheese wrap, Hawaiian coconut prawns with guava mayo and the so popular Vegan Vish finger.  Other new dishes are Venus Fish burger, new meal deals for children, iced coffees, Devon Red cider and Devon apple juice.   

The take away offers local seafood, Devon grass fed burgers, tacos and much more.  Our menu offers vegan options.  

All our plates and cups are plastic free, single use & home compostable.   

As Blackpool Sands is a Blue Flag beach, no dogs are allowed on the beach or in the car park until early November.       


All costs include buoyancy aids:


1/2 Hour

Hour 2 hours

Single Kayak


£18 £30

Double Kayak


£23 £35

Triple Kayak


£27 £39
Body board N/A £5 £7
Stand Up Paddle Board (SUP) £10 £18 £30
Wetsuit N/A £5 £7



Organising a party or get-together? Then why not consider our Bigbury on Sea café where we offer private parties, combining delicious food, stunning views and a great atmosphere right next the beach. For more information please visit our Parties and Celebrations page.

Contact details

Café, functions & take away: 01803 770209

Shop & watersports: 01803 770629
Blackpool, Dartmouth, Devon, TQ6 0RG


Opening Times

Open 9am to 5pm - open at 9am at the weekends.

We have both indoor seating and alfresco dining - all food to be ordered from the take away

Shop: open 7 days a week 9am to 5pm but closed on Tuesday 16th and Wednesday 17th August for days off for staff

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