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The Grandstand Beefeater

Newton Abbot Racecourse Newton Road, Newton Abbot TQ12 3AF, England
+44 1626 883301
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good22%
  • Average14%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible29%
Aug 22, 2018
“Family visit.”
Aug 20, 2018
“Rude barman”
Closed Now
Steakhouse, Bar, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Newton Abbot Racecourse Newton Road, Newton Abbot TQ12 3AF, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Went back to show my wife places I visited for my job. The booked table was available early. The drink order was on the table within 5 minutes, A reasonable selection of meals including vegetarian. Opted for fish and chips , fish was tasty, the...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Went for a family meal was shown to our table waited 20 mins for drinks order to be taken then another 10 mins to arrived. Food is not special and found burgers to be pink in the middle. They also don't have a clue how...More

Thank Dumpling2805
Alan G, Manager at The Grandstand Beefeater, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. I am sorry that you waited a long time to be served, this is not our usual standard of service. Our front of house staff provide check backs within 3 minutes of receiving your...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

Stayed in Newton Abbott and used this place twice for a simple lunch. Both days service was superb. Kitchen staff were spotless and servers were lovely. In fact Lisa on the second day stood out. I fell in love with a waitress in a grandstand...More

Thank lawrenceig7
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great cooked breakfast on offer. Really hearty fare. Sausages and mushrooms especially good. Slight problem with hot water containers but otherwise fine. Staff all friendly and helpful. Would visit again thanks.

Thank Andrew-Leakey
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have always been a fan of beefeaters since I was a kid and have eaten in many of them but this was the worst I have been in the service was slow food was cold and the price is creeping up. The place was...More

Thank sean c
Alantorquay, Manager at The Grandstand Beefeater, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Sean, thank you for taking the time to review The Grandstand. I am sorry to hear that your visit did not live up to our usual high standards of service and food. I can assure you that your feedback will be followed up with...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We was staying at the Premier Inn next door and paid for Breakfasts and had two evening meals here, Breakfast was great with an excellent choice with friendly helpful service but was not so great on the Saturday whereby we had to self serve. Evening...More

Thank Matt L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a family meal this evening and the waitress Sophie was polite, friendly and helpful. The Tuna steaks were excellent, the Scolops were great and the Steaks were juicy and cooked perfectly. A little challenge was overcome immediately by Sophie and the manager. Thank...More

Thank eliotkay1360
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely lunch and catch up with friends, I always pre book a table which is good as gets busy, bit unfortunately this time wasn't so good. First day on a round table near front door so asked to move. Then a large table at the...More

Thank 65driv
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent internal layout and decor with a good selection of main courses and very good and friendly service. Perhaps a little bit expensive for the size of portions, particularly in respect of the deserts.

Thank A1n2thony
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited The Grandstand for my husband's birthday and had a lovely evening. The atmosphere at The Grandstand is very relaxing, we always enjoy the food and the Reward Card gives you little treats. We were served by Lizzy who, as always was charming, friendly...More

Thank Julia C
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Mark O
April 12, 2018|
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Response from Mark O | Reviewed this property |
Huh??? It’s about as good as your grammar....
January 9, 2018|
Response from Jane B | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea who is spokesperson to beefeater
July 19, 2017|
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Response from CardiffJaguar | Reviewed this property |
Did you complain? As a regular user of Beefeaters I have never been dissatisfied apart from one experience when the steak was tough and had a lot of gristle. It was replaced with a good steak and I was not charged for the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 AM
6:30 AM - 10:30 AM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 AM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 AM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 AM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 AM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Newton Abbot Racecourse Newton Road, Newton Abbot TQ12 3AF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Newton Abbot
  • Phone Number: +44 1626 883301
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