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Old Skools Cafe Bar

) #195 of 247 Restaurants in Torquay $ Cafe, British,
18 Market Street, Torquay TQ1 3AQ, England
+44 1803 201501
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average0%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible0%
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Cafe, British, Grill
18 Market Street, Torquay TQ1 3AQ, England
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Reviewed September 20, 2016

best people as in locals and best hosts.great music on wednesdays with a host of great musicians and sunday roasts are a must

Thank Andy L
Reviewed June 28, 2016

Fell upon this café bar, very quiet at first, I decided to put some tunes on the dukebox and oh my god did it liven up, everyone started dancing, then people were introducing themselves to us, I told them we were in Torquay because it...More

1  Thank Julie N
Reviewed June 3, 2016

The drinks were ok and we'll priced. But the food was dreadful. I ordered steak with chips peas onion rings and mushrooms. I got a piece of leather and chips. Nothing else on the plate. They had to go cook the rest after I complained....More

Thank Stuart G
Reviewed May 25, 2016

We recently visited the Old Skool on a hen weekend. This pub is tucked away just off main shopping street on Princes Rd. 100 yards up Market Street. This was not somewhere we would normally go, but was full of atmosphere and fun, lively quirky...More

1  Thank AngelaPollard
Reviewed January 28, 2016

Tucked away just off main shopping street on Princes Rd. Full of atmosphere and fun. Lively quirky genuine welcoming customers. Friendly and wlecoming staff. Landlord Jaime provides a top class service. Sunday carvery is to die for, so much food thought I would burst. Excellent...More

Thank mark w
Reviewed November 24, 2015

Old Skools is 100 yards up Market Street just off the main shopping road in Torquay. The food is excellent and I can recommend the Sunday Roast. I much prefer eating here than one off the big chains on the high street.

Thank garryblower
Reviewed October 6, 2015 via mobile

We found this just passing as its not right in the middle of the town. We called in for a drink . and was very pleased it was clean friendly and welcoming. We asked the bar lady about Sunday lunch and she said she would...More

Thank gaynor45
Reviewed October 5, 2015

Me and my best friend literally walked past this place and thought, No. But the food was excellent, the owners were amazing and I cannot recommend it enough, worth a sunday lunch trip.

Thank Tracymc1970
Reviewed May 13, 2015

Been here a few times service is slow but food ok for the price cheap local place to eat and drink friendly I think the owners have tried very hard

Thank Anthony R
Reviewed February 5, 2015 via mobile

Sunday lunch was good but just not hot enough apart from that it could be so good and they would clean up as that are the only carvery in town

2  Thank Steven M
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, British, Grill
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Market Street, Torquay TQ1 3AQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Torquay
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 201501
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