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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%
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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 383 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

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 2 weeks ago

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 2 weeks ago

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 2 weeks ago

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 2 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago 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
Reviewed 7 October 2017

On a short break, visiting relatives, I arrived in Paignton in the early evening. Looking for somewhere nice to eat, I saw the spinning wheel. Tables outside, it looked nice. The menu seemed OK so I ordered some food and decided to sit outside. I...More

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

We arrived at Paignton and saw here on the way to the pier we had quick pint and some chips which went down a treat this pub was lovely nice play area for kids and sun trap it was really nice sitting in the sun...More

Thank Itsmyopin
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  • 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
Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
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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