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Below Decks

Unit 4 Beacon Quay, Torquay TQ1 2BG, England
+44 1803 411106
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“mussels” (30 reviews)
“club sandwich” (4 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Seafood, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Unit 4 Beacon Quay, Torquay TQ1 2BG, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The best place in Torquay! The staff are all wonderful and so lovely and helpful. The food is amazing, especially with Frank the chef who does the most amazing dishes! Definitely worth a visit and you won’t be disappointed :)

Thank alex w
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great Venue on the waters edge - lots of outside seating. Wonderful choice on the menu and at the bar. Fresh Brixham Fish and Shellfish. Friday & Sunday live music and a really top team of staff. Winner

Thank Tony_Switzerland
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We walked past here and looked at the menu and were so glad we did. The food was lovely, the service was great and the atmosphere was fab. It was lovely to sit and eat and watch the world go by. The were accomendation with...More

Thank Becky D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My sister, grandad and I have come to Devon for a little break away. Our bnb host highly recommended Below Desks, so we thought we'd try it for ourselves as we are big fans of seafood. The view was amazing and we were lucky enough...More

Thank Ciara S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely amazing food! Definitely recommend the tiger prawns and calamari. Such a friendly team, very chatty. Also very very clean! 10/10 service and food!!!

Thank Aine S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is a bit off the beaten track at the far end of the harbour. I discovered it when catching a boat from berth A. They serve good coffee, good hot chocolate, some great cakes. I also had lunch - lovely fresh mussels served...More

Thank Safariwoman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate late on Bank Holiday Sunday when Torquay was still buzzing after the Powerboat races. The restaurant had been super busy all afternoon, with the staff constantly on the go. They still found time to be helpful and chatty and we managed to get...More

Thank Cookie W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I totally adore this place and I'll keep it brief why I do so : The best harbour location to see over the marina and watch the sunset in Torquay. Consistently great food ( I just had the best burger and chips yet cooked my...More

Thank Jet H
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Wandering around Torquay, looking for a late breakfast, we came across this cafe/bar nr the Living Coasts Zoo. So, as you do, took a chance and could not have been happier, the food was excellent, as were the staff. We were lucky with the weather,...More

Thank FormerOxfordYokel
Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

Loved this place! Staff were so friendly, lovely location and food was amazing, best mussels i've had! Highly recommend..x

Thank lucy w
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Unit 4 Beacon Quay, Torquay TQ1 2BG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Torquay
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 411106
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