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Unit 4 Beacon Quay, Torquay TQ1 2BG, England
+44 1803 411106
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Stafford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Needed a nice breakfast to keep us going for the day. Out of season thought it might be a problem. After a few false starts we happened on this great little place. Choice was great. We had mushrooms on toast and poached eggs on toast. Lovely. And really friendly and helpful service. Ready for my next breakfast.

Thank andyh20
SW England
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72 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Nice, warm and welcoming on a cold morning. We enjoyed a tasty well-cooked breakfast. Decor is lovely too with a maritime theme in-keeping with its location. Definitely worth a return visit.

Thank DevonNightowl
Brighton, United Kingdom
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110 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had breakfast today great service and food from two great guys Dave and James. Did not know you where there will be back again. Thanks for a great morning. Maybe I will try lunch next time the menu looks great.

Thank Lovejoy43
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25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 13, 2016

Really pleased with our lunch here. We had sandwiches, the portions were very good and served with extra portions. Very tasty too.

Thank Annie D H
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11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

The food in BD is lovely and the paella is fantastic, great music and great atmosphere, visit here regularly. Would recommend but best to book as can get extremely busy.

Thank Annie B
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 30, 2016 via mobile

Went two weeks ago could not eat the squid as dark brown and over cooked although some pieces were ok. Maybe left overs from lunch and refried I don't know but not nice. I had fish of the day and my wife had mussels. Mussels were small and the bread was that par baked stuff not fresh. I had fish... More 

Thank David S
Brixham, United Kingdom
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141 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2016

Had lunch here today and was not disappointed, friendly staff attentive and welcoming, with the added bonus of sitting outside on this balmy September day. Will certainly visit again and can thorougly recommend Below Decks.

Thank Andrew W
Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario
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21 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 17, 2016

While visiting Torquay from Canada we ate here several times. The food was fabulous and the service very good! The open air and being on the water was beautiful!

Thank tracypC3249SK
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 165 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2016

We were lucky enough to get a table outside on a warm , sunny day but soon found ourselves surrounded by a large line of people queuing for the ferry! There is nothing to separate the ferry queue from the tables in the outside eating area! Fortunately, a table on the other side soon became available so we moved. This... More 

Thank JourneymanMerseyside
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

Only here for a few days for our anniversary and my wife wanted to come here I must admit it was very pleasant sitting in the sunshine watching boats come and go The food we ordered was of good value and tasted good All in all a pleasant place to eat and watch the world go by

Thank Paul D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
British, Seafood, International
Breakfast, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Scenic view, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Unit 4 Beacon Quay, Torquay TQ1 2BG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Torquay
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 411106

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?