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Jingles

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Mexican, American
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34, Torwood St, Torquay TQ1 1EB, England
01803 293340
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Description: A popular, family-run business in the heart of Torquay, offering food from...
A popular, family-run business in the heart of Torquay, offering food from Mexico to the Med, and from the America's to the Orient - The New World On A Plate!
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Good for:
Families with children
Large groups
Special occasions

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  • 160
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  • 106
    Very good
  • 45
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  • 35
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  • 22
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Really nice food, shame about the table.

The food here is really quite nice, very authentic and tasty. The portions are very generous we well. We were seated by the door, so the draft was fairly annoying but didnt ruin our evening.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 15, 2015
Lawes1987
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Hednesford, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Large groups
  • Special occasions
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
  • Dessert
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368 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Shepton Mallet, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015 NEW via mobile

Booked fortnight before wasn't happy with the table as next to door In realy.cold position asked could we have another table and was told rudely no so left and found a fabulous restrsaunt called Ephesus staff were polite and helpful had a lovely birthday meal would never go to jingles

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Stevenage, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015 NEW

Well worth a visit - book in busy times - food was mexican and the best i have ever tasted. So much on your plate - great value for money - friendly and helpful staff

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Love it, food is excellent always too much on the plate to finish.I love the B y o Taco's :-D We always visit this restaurant when we come to Torquay.Polite staff and great service always .

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Best Mexican meal ever, food, staff and brandy sangria all fantastic, can't wait for our next holiday so we can go back. Well done all of you at jingles for a fab night x

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Hednesford, United Kingdom
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8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

The food here is really quite nice, very authentic and tasty. The portions are very generous we well. We were seated by the door, so the draft was fairly annoying but didnt ruin our evening.

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9 reviews 9 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

This Mexican styled restaurant caters for everyone in its extensive menu. I visited Jingles for the first time last month and really enjoyed it. It was extremely busy and it could to some seem slightly cramped and noisy to some, but none-the-less I personally had a great time. The waitress who served us was very helpful - i'm not a... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Eventhough this venue calls itself a Mexican restaurant it has such a varied menu that everybody should be able to find something to eat. The service was friendly & quick and while the decor is a bit tacky all the info on the Statue Of Liberty was interesting (not sure how it's related to Mexico however?). It doesn't pretend to... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

well obviously as a mexican i was hoping good food is not bad is average in general OK as a mexican far away from home i didn't expected something exactly the same but at least something similar the food does not has the flavor of authentic tex mex it is not bad food they have alcoholic drinks from mexico and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

Do not come here. Deep fried Camembert still frozen inside. Sent it back got the same. Refried beans mashed. Staff don't care either.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

Went on 28/1/15 with 2 friends for a leaving meal, we arrived got greeted by very friendly staff seated to our table the choice of food is huge we decided to have starters and main the food tasted amazing. Did'nt have to wait long between courses and the portions were huge thank you for the great evening but on return... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 34, Torwood St, Torquay TQ1 1EB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Torquay
  • Phone Number: 01803 293340

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 18 - 39
  • Cuisine: Mexican, American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions

Description

A popular, family-run business in the heart of Torquay, offering food from Mexico to the Med, and from the America's to the Orient - The New World On A Plate!

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?