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Below Decks

Unit 4 Beacon Quay, Torquay TQ1 2BG, England
+44 1803 411106
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“mussels” (33 reviews)
“crusty bread” (4 reviews)
“club sandwich” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, Seafood, British, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Unit 4 Beacon Quay, Torquay TQ1 2BG, England
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1 - 10 of 225 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We found this place last time we came to Torquay to visit friends and have returned again this year. Had breakfast yesterday and today - both times were excellent and good value. Food is fresh and high quality. Staff very polite, friendly and efficient. Will...More

Thank stella d
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The fact we visited twice during a short stay in Torquay is testament to the quality. The restaurant is superbly positioned overlooking the harbour with plenty of outside seating opposite, with lovely views. A shame it was quiet - perhaps some advertising at the end...More

1  Thank Janet B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had two lovely breakfasts here, the sausages were belting, popped with flavour, nothing was greasy and it was all hot and swiftly served. Dogs are welcome inside as well as out on their lovely harbour side tables. Couldn’t fault the customer service and would...More

Thank mabsmebabs
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Bar staff need better training, people got served before me even though only 3 people including em in queue. Wouldn’t go back, wouldn’t recommend. For something so expensive I expect good service

Thank Charlie S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you want great food, fab service and an amazing view then I would definitely recommend going to below decks. There’s nothing better than enjoying a Sunday evening listening to a live band having a lovely dinner with a salcombe gin and tonic perfect. Dogs...More

Thank sammyb1012017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited below decks twice during our holiday and both were 5* experiences. Our first visit was with a party of 12 for a family birthday. The food was lovely (I would definitely recommend the Katsu curry) and the service was excellent. Our second visit...More

Thank Emma G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We always enjoy a cream team when we visit Torquay and the place we have come to for the past few years has been Below Decks. The cream team has been lovely with 2 nice big, scones and good portions of clotted cream and jam....More

Thank Robert D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My Wife and I were in Torquay to book a trip and since it was close to lunch time we decided to eat here, when we sat down we both decided to have the mussels but when I placed the order I was told that...More

Thank Ken H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We use this cafe bar regularly and can’t fault the service and quality of food, in particular the breakfast. My favourite is scrambled egg on brown toast with two rashers of thick cut bacon 👍 Service is excellent and the staff friendly. The views finish...More

Thank lloydwilliamdavies
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

A special event for a presentation was arranged at Below Decks. The staff were excellent during the organising and on the night were superb . A great welcome from the crew on arrival and very helpful during the entire night. Fantastic food and a huge...More

Thank BurnseyDHM
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Scenic view
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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