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Bar, British, International, Pub
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2 Vaughan Parade, Torquay TQ2 5EG, England
+44 1803 200002
09:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Thu 09:00 - 19:00
Fri - Sat 09:00 - 00:00
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Staff absoultly unfriendly, rude and unprofessional. Brought the tray with the teas and not even served. Didn't even answer back the good bye when we walked out. Change your job.

Thank camilla92tripa
Derby, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had fish & chips with peas and lasange with garlic bread. It look 10min to serve our food. Lasange wasn't the best i've had. The fish batter was dark and greasy.

Thank StephnieB
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stale cheap brown bread for sandwiches, microwaved jacket potato, poor chips, generally low standard of food with no apparent effort to try and provide any quality. Service was good but very poor food compared to other eating places close by. The salad on the side was nice and fresh which is what earned the 2 out of 5!

Thank chrissie1971
Torquay, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Any restaurant that thinks it's ok to serve frozen mashed potato that has been zapped in the microwave should be avoided. And this is such a restaurant. A child sized portion of fish and chips for an adult sized price ( we didn't dare eat it as it also looked very over cooked). All washed down with surly and couldn't... More 

Thank Lookeypook
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86 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Great place to sit and watch the world go by. We very often go for a drink after work. Very popular spot in a great location.

Thank FionaHaddon
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100 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Perfect scenery and prices are really good. A restaurant and pub but you can get a mixed grill for just over a tenner. If you don't have a lot of money but want a nice steak dinner, go here. Sit inside or outside overlooking the harbour and it won't break your bank either.

Thank Peter W
Torquay, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Stopped in for a pint and found they have a fair amount on tap and looks like they have an extensive menu. Inside was well decorated but rather dark so I went outside to the patio which had outdoor heaters for us smokers with lots of tables. Well worth a second look

Thank Toadie26
Torquay, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Staff very frendly great food swans looking on the menu rain rain rain its no probs big umbrellas heaters good

Thank Krzysztof K
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58 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 November 2016

The food here has always been of good value. My dog is always welcome. You can have a nice glass of something cold or a hot drink and be left alone to enjoy the ambience and watch the world go by. Loving the out door heaters for the nippier evenings.

1 Thank LadyMorticia67
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 November 2016

friendly staff and great place to sit outside of an evening. Great patio heaters . Prices of drinks very reasonable. Varied menu

Thank elaine w

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 17
Bar, British, International, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
09:00 - 19:00
09:00 - 19:00
09:00 - 19:00
09:00 - 19:00
09:00 - 19:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Vaughan Parade, Torquay TQ2 5EG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Torquay
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 200002
We are a friendly continental cafe bar located at the heart of Torquay harbour side. We offer a large selection of food and drinks and boast two spacious outdoor seating areas.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?