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The Orange Tree Restaurant

14-16 Parkhill Road, Torquay TQ1 2AL, England
+44 1803 213936
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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good8%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“crab bisque” (71 reviews)
“tournedos” (19 reviews)
“brown shrimp” (17 reviews)
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
14-16 Parkhill Road, Torquay TQ1 2AL, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful evening with friends at The Orange Tree. As soon as we walked in we felt an atmosphere of customers enjoying themselves and feeling very relaxed and looked after. The restaurant had helped in arranging a surprise for a friend's birthday. They seated our friend...More

Thank Vj57
Reviewed 1 week ago

A group of 10 people, everyone choose something different from the menu card. Starters and main course perfect. Service was excellent. We all had a great evening. Will come again if we're in Torquay.

Thank darren g
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is not our first visit and won’t be our last, what a way to see in the New Year, great food we had the tasting menu which was superb, and the waiting staff are great nothing to complain about but you must make sure...More

2  Thank Buylogs
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Bisque over creamed. langoustine like rubber Fish mediocre Nothing major awful but nothing special You pay for serious fine dining which this is not

1  Thank carolinecatleyday
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was original and tasty, well cooked and served expertly. The staff accommodated one diners special dietary needs with absolute grace. The restaurant is a slightly hidden gem, which makes it even better.

Thank dwlondonwest
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was an evening we were looking forward with great excitement, and were not disappointed. Warm friendly greeting when we arrived and very attentive service throughout the evening. The owner (Sharron) makes a point of coming over a speaking to you and welcoming you to...More

Thank Mark P
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

We visited The Orange Tree on Friday 8th December and enjoyed a thoroughly excellent meal. Five of us choose a variety of dishes including the bisque soup and seam bream for starters, hake, steak, venison and pork for main, and a mix of deserts. All...More

Thank Fordy105
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

We had high hopes for the Orange Tree, but oh dear! It’s a small , quaint restaurant on a rather mundane road in Torquay, not their fault but a warning of what was to follow. Very dated decor and lighting and quite cramped overall (the...More

2  Thank slhguys
Reviewed 3 December 2017

My annual trip to celebrate our wedding anniversary, the quality is always first class, presentation excellent, caramelised onion rolls very Moorish, crab soup with scallops delightful, fillet steak excellent - apologies no room left for puddings, should not have eaten second roll and second dish...More

Thank robert W
Reviewed 21 November 2017

My wife and I visited this restaurant for the first time and were most impressed not only with the food but the excellent service and wonderful atmosphere. The attention to detail was superb and made it a memorable evening. We cannot wait to return.

Thank Richard A
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Avril L
15 September 2017|
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Response from SallyEPerthWA | Reviewed this property |
yes - must book ahead or you won't get in on a weekend especially
5 July 2017|
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Response from Ro C | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately they change the taster menu regularly and besides it's best to go and see, taste, and enjoy the fabulous service
7 March 2017|
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Response from OT112007 | Property representative |
Hi Kristy085, We do actually have a highchair and we don't mind having toddlers and children at the Orange Tree. However as other tripadvisor members already mentioned, the atmosphere and setting is not particularly child... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 21 - USD 55
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Accepts American Express, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14-16 Parkhill Road, Torquay TQ1 2AL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Torquay
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 213936
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Fine dining restaurant within easy walking distance of Torquay harbour, offering modern British-European cuisine using fresh local produce. A single seating policy allows you to relax and enjoy your evening without feeling rushed.
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