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Memories Bistro

68 Fore Street | St. Marychurch, Torquay TQ1 4LX, England
+44 1803 322224
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  • Excellent95%
  • Very good3%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Seafood, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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68 Fore Street | St. Marychurch, Torquay TQ1 4LX, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I was a little uncertain about visiting as the outside doesn't shout at you to come in. However I cannot fault the meal or the service. Everything was spot on, beautifully cooked meal and lovely service. It is clear that they have a passion for...More

Thank baskmare
Reviewed 5 days ago

What more can we say this place just gets better and better, went last night and the food and service was stunning, the choice and the quality is second to none, also most dishes are gluten free.

Thank marie m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Another fabulous meal at Memories. We’ve been wanting to return but keep forgetting to book and they’re so busy advance booking is essential!! A warm welcome and perfectly cooked food we were looked after throughout our visit in every single way.

1  Thank HandyAndy38
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

We returned again for a celebratory meal and what a friendly welcome we received. Hazel made us feel special and looked after our needs all the time we were there. I had my favourite John Dory starter which was amazing, followed by a very tasty...More

1  Thank rosiey869
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Visited this restaurant on Friday evening for the first time, and what a wonderful evening it was, its is oozing nostalgia, and wonderful food, its a long time since we have eaten out and had such tasty food and lots of choice in gluten free...More

1  Thank Lynne L
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

Had another fantastic meal here tonight as I was eating my meal I was trying to think if I had had a better meal anywhere and the answer is no . Fantastic service to all involved keep it up .

1  Thank Wilf H
gordonw21, Owner at Memories Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2017

Many thanks Wilf H for your fantastic review it is so kind of you to take the time to give us such a compliment' Gordon & Hazel

Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

We had a weekend away from a busy life and children . We wanted a small place to eat that was amazing and memories bistro did that for us . The menu is interesting for all tastes . Everything is locally produced. The only criticism...More

1  Thank Daniel C
gordonw21, Owner at Memories Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2017

Many thanks Daniel C for taking the time to write us a very nice review, it means so much coming from an experienced chef, we are so glad that you both really enjoyed your evening with us. Gordon & Hazel

Reviewed 4 October 2017

I was lucky enough to get a table here last Friday and what a great experience it was. Hazel is such a great host and a proper nice lady, there is a great menu choice the John Dory starter and the steak being particular highlights...More

Thank hbury2015
gordonw21, Owner at Memories Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2017

Many thanks hbury2015 for your great review on all aspects of our bistro, we look forward to your next visit to Torquay. Gordon & Hazel

Reviewed 3 October 2017

Wow what a Bistro. We were visiting friends and they booked a table as its only open on a Friday and Saturday. We were not disappointed so if you are going to this area of Devon and want brilliant food, all of which is locally...More

Thank Allan W
gordonw21, Owner at Memories Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2017

Thank you Allan W for your very generous comments about our bistro. Gordon & Hazel

Reviewed 30 September 2017

A warm welcome upon arrival sets the standard for the evening, well thought out seasonal menu cooked to perfection something for everyone. I highly recommend a visit to this bistro, book in advance to avoid disappointment, I will be returning again thanks to the atmosphere...More

Thank Linsey S
gordonw21, Owner at Memories Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2017

Thank you Limsey S for your kind words we look forward to your next visit. Gordon & Hazel

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13 September 2017|
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Response from Keithyb63 | Reviewed this property |
There is parking in the street just behind also and this allows for easy access. My wife is disabled and she manages fine from here.
Melissa C
6 June 2016|
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Response from Chris b | Reviewed this property |
We went tonight and they had a couple delicious sounding vegetarian options
Elizabeth P
13 April 2016|
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Response from Eddie W | Reviewed this property |
Same as Stephen K said. They only open on Friday and Saturday evenings, probably from around 6pm. This is one very popular small restaurant with excellent food and service. It pays to book well in advance, although you... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 16 - US$ 35
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 68 Fore Street | St. Marychurch, Torquay TQ1 4LX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Torquay
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 322224
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