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Restaurant at Orestone Manor

Rock House Lane | Maidencombe, Torquay TQ1 4SX, England
+44 1803 328098
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Overview
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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$$$$
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Rock House Lane | Maidencombe, Torquay TQ1 4SX, England
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Reviewed December 24, 2016 via mobile

We booked a table for six to take friends out for a meal. We hadn't visited since the hotels face lift. Everywhere was beautifully decorated in English Country Hotel style, the staff were welcoming and attentive and most importantly the food was excellent and good...More

Thank Dick M
Reviewed December 22, 2016

The husband and wife D'Allen partnership in the kitchens has restored this restaurant to the top of the Torquay dining tree. Great food, good wines, friendly and efficient service. Nothing to be faulted.

2  Thank David S
Reviewed December 18, 2016

We have been here a couple of times and the whole restaurant experience is simply amazing! The food is fresh and delicious and staff very welcoming and attentive. Make sure you book ahead and if possible sit outside. The hotel has beautiful views and a...More

Thank C F
Reviewed November 21, 2016

Our dinner here with two friends was one of the best tasting we can remember! My wife had the artichoke & truffle soup to start and it was apparently divine. I started with the scallops - lightly seared, delicate, cooked to perfection! I had the...More

Thank garryb124
Reviewed November 18, 2016 via mobile

My mother had a voucher for an afternoon tea. The setting and food were lovely! It was all fresh and very tasty. Service was a little slow to start but the staff were all very friendly and attentive. I did however go with my 3...More

Thank Clare R
orestone, Owner at Restaurant at Orestone Manor, responded to this reviewResponded December 3, 2016

Dear Clare, Thanks for your review, and thank you for the great suggestion. We don't have a wall with the combination of strength and space that would accommodate a fixed changing table, but we have now installed a portable changing table as you suggested. We...More

Reviewed November 14, 2016

High quality food, can thoroughly recommend, lovely flavours, scallops were perfect, as was the souffle. Lovely flavours all round.

Thank ROBIN C
Reviewed November 14, 2016 via mobile

As a group of 11, we appreciate that we are often not always ideal customers for restaurants that cater well for smaller parties. What joy therefore, late last week to experience this excellent establishment where the service and attention was faultless in just about every...More

Thank Geoff B
Reviewed November 1, 2016 via mobile

My wife had bought me a Gastro Pub voucher from Debenhams for Christmas 2015. We've had a busy year so not had chance to use it until now, but boy are we glad we waited. The voucher entitled us to a 2 course table d'hote...More

Thank Don B
Reviewed October 29, 2016

This was a first visit to Orestone Manor and what a surprise and pleasure. We visited just for a cream team but were greeted as if we were long standing guests. The Manor is a beautiful building which the owners have managed to convert in...More

Thank DENNIS S
Reviewed October 27, 2016

Came here for high tea and was very impressed by the service, atmosphere, and quality. We were asked whether we had particular preferences before the freshly-made tea was brought out, and nothing seemed too much trouble. The sandwich bread was springy and soft and the...More

Thank Finzi_uk
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$51 - $51
Meals
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Scenic view, Business meetings, Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rock House Lane | Maidencombe, Torquay TQ1 4SX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Torquay
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 328098
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Description
The Restaurant at Orestone Manor is set in a lovely Georgian building with views over the gardens and sea beyond. We offer informative, efficient,friendly service in a relaxed atmosphere. We offer a Fine dining and Set price menu as well as Light bites, Lunch, Afternoon Teas and Sunday roast Lunch options, using the best quality locally sourced ingredients. The new Brunel Lounge Bar is fully stocked and we specialize in Cocktails Most of all Friendly and Helpful Staff. Family run.
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