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Royal Carvery

) #70 of 251 Restaurants in Torquay $$ - $$$ , British,
31 Babbacombe Downs Road, Torquay TQ1 3LQ, England
+44 1803 312600
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
Travelers talk about
“gammon” (13 reviews)
“beef” (15 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
31 Babbacombe Downs Road, Torquay TQ1 3LQ, England
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11 - 20 of 207 reviews

Reviewed May 7, 2017 via mobile

Just finished a superb carvery... great selection and quality ... very friendly staff.... would definitely recommend

Thank Robert S
Reviewed April 18, 2017

We urgently needed a room for the night after finding the hotel we had booked totally unacceptable and were lucky enough to find a room here, and what a beautiful room it was too. Perfectly clean and decorated to a very high standard and a...More

1  Thank suepen2015
Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

We were staying in Babbacombe for the weekend and saw this place advertising 2 sirloin steaks for £18, only in a Friday though, so took them up on the offer and my wife and I enjoyed them immensely. Would recommend this.

1  Thank Oby23
Reviewed April 2, 2017

The food was very nice as a carvery, plenty of it and competitively priced. Large seating area inside and out which over looks the Babbacombe Downs...

1  Thank Chappellsford
Reviewed March 30, 2017

We were staying in Paignton for four nights and on Sunday night I really fancied a Carvery, so we googled Carveries and came across The Royal. I was so happy when I rang and they said they had a table. When we got there the...More

2  Thank Hotagency
Reviewed March 26, 2017

In spite of being very busy for mothers day, my family and I enjoyed our Sunday roasts. Our reserved table was ready. The bar staff took our order and drinks choices with no waiting and the short queue at the carvery moved quickly. The food...More

1  Thank Ann R
Reviewed March 12, 2017 via mobile

Had the most fantastic Sunday lunch Even though the price seems a little high you get value for your money it tastes so good 😊 The waitress Issy was courteous and most friendly in fact all the staff were friendly We will definitely make a...More

1  Thank Gary J
Reviewed March 12, 2017 via mobile

Went for a walk around Torquay and babacombe decided to have lunch before going back home. On arrival not to bad bit lively, ordered two carvery lunches and two small orange juice and lemonade bit pricey just under £25. Meats were cooked fine vegetables were...More

2  Thank Wilf M
Reviewed March 6, 2017 via mobile

Lovely hotel-exceptionally clean and tidy Huge bedroom and very nice staff. Only minor dislike was breakfast which would benefit from smaller better quality ingredients but overall would definitely recommend staying here. 2 minutes walk to theatre and lovely walk outside on quite promenade.More

Thank Libby G
Babbacombe R, Owner at Royal Carvery, responded to this reviewResponded March 7, 2017

Hello and many thanks for your review, we are pleased you enjoyed your stay and hope we may see you again. If possible we would like ask if you could kindly expand on your comments regarding breakfast please, as we use locally farmed and butchered...More

Reviewed February 25, 2017

Was in Torquay on Friday looking for somewhere to have lunch remember about this place had lunch in there before.Arrived about 2 poor service at the bar and the lunch well the server complained that we were only the second couple in for lunch you...More

Thank Steven S
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Questions & Answers
September 22, 2016|
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Response from Babbacombe R | Property representative |
Hi. We do a few options for vegetarians, there is a nut roast which is available with the carvery or you can have the carvery without the meat. We also have vegetarians options on our a la carte menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $24
Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups, Scenic view
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31 Babbacombe Downs Road, Torquay TQ1 3LQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Torquay
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 312600
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