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Man Fridays Seafood Restaurant

22 Victoria Parade, Torquay TQ1 2BB, England
+44 1803 296416
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Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good15%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“seafood platter” (70 reviews)
“potatoes” (105 reviews)
“crab” (57 reviews)
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Seafood, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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22 Victoria Parade, Torquay TQ1 2BB, England
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Reviewed 3 September 2015

Tucked away from the main street of Victoria parade, it is well worth the leg work to track it down. Very cosy homely place with unintrussive staff. Seafood without the premium price and taste so wonderful.

Thank Yvonne F
Reviewed 3 September 2015

Very small but high quality food. Great views. Expensive but it's good. Not an extensive menu but what they do is very good. We had a table of 6 and everything we asked for was spot on. Well done guys.

Thank Kyra J
Reviewed 28 August 2015

A delightful little eatery easily missed(it is up a side street on the main parade). Locally caught mussels with a mariniere sauce to die for ,scallops, the finest fresh fish including dover sole,monkfish and turbot, which come with both potatoes and veggies included in the...More

Thank lilypop1962
Reviewed 24 August 2015 via mobile

This restaurant keeps getting better and better. After two previous excellent visits we brought our two teenagers on a birthday meal on this occasion and they loved it too. The shellfish platter and the mussels will always be my highlight but fish in tempura batter...More

Thank Suzy W
Reviewed 23 August 2015

Friendly welcome even though we were a tad late due to parking problems! Party of 4. Great starters 1scallops, 2 crab tart, 1 mackerel pate. Mains 1 pork, 2 duck, 1 lemon sole. Nice touch complimentary garlic bread. All food is freshly cooked to order...More

Thank davidemery2015
Reviewed 20 August 2015 via mobile

Nice little restaurant, stunning views over the harbour. Extensive menu, don't be fooled, they do more than just seafood! Other half had a lobster tart starter which he said was amazing. The complimentary garlic bread is excellent. Different mains, the duck and stuffed chicken parcels....More

Thank confidence-cohen
Reviewed 19 August 2015 via mobile

Oh my days. The food here was exhisite. Eat an absolute gem of a restaurant. Staff were lovely. The scallops were so fresh the mains of Mussels was delightful. My new favourite restaurant. ..

Thank richlau l
Reviewed 19 August 2015 via mobile

Visited on recommendation from our B&B landlord. We ordered the seafood platter for 2. Complementary bread and olives duly arrived while we waited. .nice touch. When the platter arrived it took our breath away. Several trips by our waitress garnished our table with what could...More

Thank MrandMrsB2014
Reviewed 17 August 2015

This restaurant is amazing, we only visited Torquay for 4 nights and ended up going to Man Friday's our 1st night and because it was so good we had to visit again before we went home. This please is unreal, the restaurant itself is lovely,...More

Thank NatashaM0927
Reviewed 14 August 2015

We ordered a seafood platter for one, and a steak. The seafood platter was huge, I'm sure with the sides and complimentary bread, would have fed the two of us. We didn't order any starters, which was definitely the right decision. The steak wasn't as...More

Thank evelynode
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I should think fresh
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Response from AmazonGT | Reviewed this property |
It's the old saying "you get what you pay for" The food is superb, the menu has offerings for most medium budgets.
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Response from K4lyps0 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry don't know ... give them a call they are quite friendly and they do have a balcony so may allow that .... maybe?!?!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, View, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Victoria Parade, Torquay TQ1 2BB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Torquay
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 296416
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