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Legends at Steps

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1A Fleet Street, Torquay TQ1 1BX, England (Formerly Steps Bistro)
+44 1803 200770
17:30 - 10:00
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Sun - Sat 17:30 - 10:00
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Torquay, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We frequent Legends at steps regularly and we feel its the best in the bay for steaks.We have found the staff to always be polite,courteous and very welcoming.Requests are delt with very professionally and the atmosphere is very relaxing.We would always recommend this venue to anyone wanting an exceptional meal.

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Thank keith p
Level Contributor
38 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My partner dined here after being recommended by friends. We had the set menu which again had been recommended by friends. Prawn cocktails to start, the prawns and sauce were tasteless and although the portion was large it wasnt presented very well. As soon as we had finished our starters they immediately brought out our steaks without giving us any... More 

Thank BevB67
Torquay, United Kingdom
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Need new steak knives because it struggled to cut through the GRISTLE on the stirlon steak - plus it is embarrassing spitting out over chewed meat

Thank zorroman121
Barnstaple, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

12 of ate here on Saturday 20th October, all i can says is FANTASTIC, staff where very accommodating, the food was fantastic and very reasonably priced.i highly recommend this restaurant, you'd be daft not to eat there

Thank marie a
Torquay, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

Great steaks,good atmosphere,friendly staff.What more could you want for the perfect night out. Best steaks in the bay. See you again soon.

Thank keith p
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Went to steps tonight me and my wife had steak my daughter had salmon the hole meal was beautiful will call again when in torquay good value for the meal we had excellent can't fault anything about the meal

Thank jasonnettel
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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74 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Had a wonderful meal and excellent service. Steak was the one of the best I've had. The whole evening was lovely. The atmosphere was great the staff friendly it was my first time here but won't be the last. It was recommended by a friend who also loves this restaurant and they were right it is a lovely place to... More 

1 Thank Anne H
Farnborough, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Friendly service, great prices & fantastic food. Highly recommend you try. Specials board was very good value. Ribs & prawns were great starters. Had the 12 oz fillet with stilton & it really was a slice of stilton with the crust on top.

Thank stephbean2
Torquay, United Kingdom
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250 reviews
175 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 333 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

If you do not have a good appetite do not order a starter.I did but could not eat all my main meak steak with spare ribs. The food was excellent and my wife was very pleased with her birthday meal.The staff were superb and I would suggest eating early approx 6.30pm to avoid the rush at 7pm.Restaurant could not do... More 

Thank suej0hnb
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

We regularly visit steps and is now my favourite place to dine. The staff are always friendly and welcoming, and the food is fantastic, you can not fault a thing. The steak is amazing, you will not find a better steak in Devon. Awesome value for money, a must try restaurant as you will not be disappointed.

1 Thank Faye D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 31
British, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:30 - 10:00
17:30 - 10:00
17:30 - 10:00
17:30 - 10:00
17:30 - 10:00
17:30 - 10:00
17:30 - 10:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1A Fleet Street, Torquay TQ1 1BX, England (Formerly Steps Bistro)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Torquay
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 200770
Legends at Steps Restaurant is owned and run by husband and wife team Gordon and Jo McCrindle. Gordon and Jo have been running "Legends" for over 12 years. Gordon is the chef who specializes in cooking mouth watering steaks. He has an expertise in homemade sauces to go with the steaks ranging from "au piovre to rossini, and his very own blackbean sauce". All of Gordons dishes are cooked fresh to order and Gordon takes pride in every dish that he cooks. All dishes are accompanied by Fresh vegetables and potatoes. The menu is varied and lots of choices other than steaks. Jo, works front of house and will greet you like a friend or family member. She can answer all of your questions regarding the food and restaurant, and works along side some lovely friendly waitresses. The restaurant itself is divided into to two areas, a bar area and main restaurant area. The bar area is a small but intimate space, a nice area for couples, and the main area can cater up to 26. Candle lit and cosy this restaurant is a lovely place to go for romantic meals or with friends.

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