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The Dog & Duck

70 Babbacombe Road, Torquay TQ1 3SW, England
+44 1803 324436
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good45%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
29 Oct 2017
“Friendly ”
4 days ago
“A local away from home”
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70 Babbacombe Road, Torquay TQ1 3SW, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

A proper pub just set off the downs at Babbacombe. Landlord and Landlady are fantastic fun and also know how to run their establishment. Guiness is always spot on and at a sensible price. Shows all sports if you are missing your team. Sun trap...More

Thank Warriorblue
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Nice pool table and felt very cosy, people behind the bar were super friendly as well. Got the essential games too, pool and darts, with the sports going on when I went in

Thank Varun M
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Went in got totally ignored at bar even tho a member of staff was there just chatting not actually serving ,after few mins waiting to be served we walked out in discussed .

1  Thank Jamaic1999
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Only popped in for a quick pint while waiting for my meal at a local takeaway.Had to wait awhile for my Doombar but only because the pump was lively,when it came it was nectar.Barstaff friendly.Will visit again as i'm local.

Thank spurno
Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

Friendly welcombe from Bet and Bill busy night with football on and karaoke. Great atmoshere and good drinks on offer. Large shot menu too. Worth a visit.

Thank Angie L
Reviewed 15 December 2015

We called in as we were waiting for the bus and stayed because it has a good atmosphere. The staff were friendly and helpful. Both sky and BT sport for watching sport which indeed we did. We would return. No parking though. But, for us...More

Thank Goldiehawn
Reviewed 3 August 2015

nice pub, not expensive, no frills. Staff were friendly, although it was a bit quiet. We were there mid week though so perhaps not a surprise.

Thank Doreen H
Reviewed 16 May 2015 via mobile

2nd night here now and we love it. Great, relaxed atmosphere. Drinks reasonable. Bar staff welcoming. Nice time had by all. Love the Karaoke.

Thank Donna J
Reviewed 22 October 2014

I'm a Torquay local. I am a single Mum who works hard and does like to have a beer after work. I'm responsible, sensible and ensure I am controlled and competent at all times. I took my Dad (who was visiting me for 3 days)...More

4  Thank Lucy P
Reviewed 19 October 2014

The owner of the pub allowed my husband and I to watch the game in the pool room area even though the scheduled game was the big one - Man City! Good beer and good atmosphere. Would certainly recommend for Sky Sports. Thank you for...More

Thank Sheila L
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  • Address: 70 Babbacombe Road, Torquay TQ1 3SW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Torquay
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 324436
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