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The Hole In The Wall

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6 Park Lane, Torquay TQ1 2AU, England
+44 1803 200755
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“surf and turf” (16 reviews)
“prawns” (23 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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6 Park Lane, Torquay TQ1 2AU, England
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1 - 10 of 1,248 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We wouldn't have known about the quaint pub if we hadn't of been told by a Coach driver. so we thought we would try it out. We wasn't disappointed, Its Brilliant, acts as a traditional pub (not your Yates type) and as a restaurant. We...More

Thank Russ W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It didnt seem that olde worlde to us but several places for us youngsters to canoodle up in. Wine by the glass is actually a small bottle so nice and fresh.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely old pub. the atmosphere was good. Good choice of wines and beers. Lovely food at both lunch and evening times

Thank Rosemary B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We only had drinks at this public house although it does serve food. We went to the oldest pub in Torquay, The Hole in the Wall. Great atmosphere, music,authentic public house and pleasant staff. A good evening we really Enjoyed it.

Thank dave h
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Revisited here after many years & seemed just the same as we remembered. A great range of real ale on offer. Stayed for lunch, ham 2eggs chips & peas, just a typical pub meal, but well cooked real ham & real chunky chips. Absolutely delicious....More

Thank Rob S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Loved this oldest pub in town (1540?). We sat in the back in a little alcove where the stone floor slopes and the beam ceilings are low. Excellent service and the young bartender was very helpful with describing the local beers. Really nice food. 10.95...More

Thank suzyloo99
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

In Torquay for one night, we visited this restaurant on the advice of friends; we were not disappointed. We had an avocado and crab starter, with a lovely crisp salad, followed by a beautiful, tender steak, cooked exactly as ordered, washed down with a great...More

Thank Linz6bil9
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

This pub ticks all the boxes, friendly staff, good beer, and lovely food all served up in a pub full of character! Great place!

Thank CheppyJohn
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Enjoyable Sunday roast in somewhat old fashioned and comforting surroundings, loved it and great choice of food.

Thank Andrearaggers
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Visited here after reading TripAdvisor reviews. We were not disappointed. Friendly welcome. Good choice on menu. Food very tasty, plentiful and nicely served. Would definitely visit again. Don't be put off for by location and outside appearance. A great pub for food.

Thank Jill R
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Questions & Answers
19 August 2017|
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Response from Astra515 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, sorry not got back to you earlier, we have been in Whitby this week. In answer to your question is we don't know, they might finish at 5 ish.
steve t
25 November 2016|
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Response from torquayBristolluk | Reviewed this property |
It's not my pub thank god
8 November 2015|
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Response from philomena c | Reviewed this property |
no sorry did not see a wine list ,Did see small bottles which made wine expensive to buy .
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Park Lane, Torquay TQ1 2AU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Torquay
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 200755
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