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to Route 2, Topsham's coolest Café Bar with it's own Cycle Shop & Cycle Hire

This licensed eco-café, formerly the Steam Packet Inn, offers an alternative eating and drinking venue that appeals to young and not-so-young alike. We are also establishing ourselves as Topsham's cycling hub.

Route 2 is open from 8am every day for the famous Route 2 breakfasts and also serves freshly prepared, locally sourced foods as well as excellent drinks, from tea, coffee and juices to a pint of local ale or a glass or bottle of superb wine.

Opening Times : Bright and early every day at 8am
Closing Times: 6pm most days. Cafe Lingua and events we close later ( if in doubt give give us a quick call on 01392 875085)

Occasionally we have live music. either Open Mic on a Fri or Sat night.

Steam Packet Serviced Apartments
In addition to our eco-café, we offer accommodation in the Steam Packet Apartments in three well-equipped and fully serviced apartments that are available by the night or week. Online Bookings taken.

Coffee Tatsing Event - Fri 11th April 6.30pm.
St George's Day fundraising Dinner £15 pp 23rd April 7pm
Win a Scott Bike worth £750 - tickets £1 on sale in the cafe
Next quiz night - Tues 29th April 7pm
Route 2 Gallery now open - works by David Chambers, Marine Artist.

nellos Longest Table dates announced- Sunday 13th July 5pm. Table bookings at the end of April

Route 2 is expanding! The new Bike shop is now open in the building next to Route 2- wicked!

Featured in Cycling Weekly Magazine as one of the top 10 cycle Cafes in the UK- the only one in the south west! Thank you so much as it means a lot to us.
also in the Guardian online travel tips - top 10 cycle Cafes in the uk :) 

Finalists in the Express and Echo 2013 Buisness Awards - corporate social responsibility - thank you 


Coffee Tatsing Event - Fri 11th April 6.30pm. A charity event and will be lead by the knowledgable Dave (the coffee cycling nut) Stanton of Crank House Coffee £10 pp

Liz and 2 other Exeter City supporters are cycling from London to Amsterdam representing our local club in the football leagues charity ride for Prostate Cancer UK.
help us raise funds by supporting the following or buying draw tickets for the Scott Bike worth £750
Win a Bike - tickets on sale in the cafe. Draw takes place on 27th April. Proceeds to go to Prostate Cancer Uk and football in the community
St George's Day dinner - at Route 2, 23rd April 7pm. £15 pp for 2 courses with a very Briitsh affair of Topsham's best Sausages & Mash, or Steak and Topsham Ale Pie - spotted dick or meringue balls with Route 2 Ice Cream (we couldn't resist !) book now at Route 2 

Last Quiz before Summer break ! Tues 29th April 7pm

Cycle Maintenance workshop -  Monday 10th March 6-8pm. Beginners session
                                                    Wednesday 19th March. 6-8pm. Bottom brackets and chain drive
bookings via the cafe 01392 875085 or email info@route2topsham.co.uk
Thank you - for supporting Liz in her 100 mile Nello cycle challenge for FORCE- a great experience and thanks for donating.
Earlier in the year a bike was raffled from Route 2 and made £5000 for Hospiscare x thank you.



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