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Spinning Wheel Inn

$$ - $$$, British,
19 Esplanade Road | Esplanade Road, TQ4 6BE, Paignton, English Riviera, Devon, England, Paignton TQ4 6BE, England
+44 1803 555000
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (11 reviews)
“live bands” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
19 Esplanade Road | Esplanade Road, TQ4 6BE, Paignton, English Riviera, Devon, England, Paignton TQ4 6BE, England
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1 - 10 of 385 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Sunday roast is just amazing here. We have eaten several times here and every time the food has been brilliant. Friendly staff too!

Thank BBen68
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Called in here early one evening after work for a beer and something to eat. The staff were very friendly. Although the pub was very quiet at that time of the day I can image it to be quite atmospheric when they have live music...More

Thank grahamh57
Reviewed 9 November 2017

we enjoyed quite a few drinks sitting outside the spinning wheel on their front sun deck watching the world go by great times good prices and very friendly staff

Thank paul c
Reviewed 9 November 2017

We had some time to go and enjoy a nice cold pint of Larger, so sat out in the gardens, we got there when the sun was just startng to go down and light starting to fade, so was able to enjoy the lovely views...More

Thank Sharon R
Reviewed 7 November 2017

We drank here in a large group on a night out. The drinks were average prices and the staff were friendly. It can get a bit loud and warm in here but the live music was decent and the bouncers were friendly and gave us...More

Thank Kevin N
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Quaint pub with excellent entertainment every night. Great selection of drinks & competitively priced. Nice atmosphere would definitely go again. Food fairly good for basic meals.

Thank Jane L
Reviewed 7 November 2017

This was our second visit to the Spinning Wheel for the Sunday carvery. On both occasions the food has been excellent and the staff have been very friendly and accommodating. As we are in our sixties it was nice to be able to have a...More

Thank Dennis L
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Bar staff friendly. Good entertainment every night. Excellent food. All round pub for all ages x located right next to the beach. Gets rowdy late at night but would definitely return

Thank jojojowoody
Reviewed 17 October 2017

we popped in here for a quiet drink on our first night . its literally 10mins from the hotel we were staying in. there are lots of wooden wheels and the bar is huge. we just had two drinks . we were watching a band...More

Thank k632015
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Brilliant for a night out - live bands most nights - lots of atmosphere. The carvery on a Sunday is so gorgeous - we could taste every element of the meal - nothing was bland - all delicious! Well worth trying.

Thank gaius999mccann
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 31
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 Esplanade Road | Esplanade Road, TQ4 6BE, Paignton, English Riviera, Devon, England, Paignton TQ4 6BE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Paignton
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 555000
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