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Quo Vadis

326 Torquay Road, Paignton TQ3 2DZ, England
+44 1803 522355
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good9%
  • Average1%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“scallops” (13 reviews)
“steak” (14 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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326 Torquay Road, Paignton TQ3 2DZ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We found Quo Vadis on the internet and am so glad we did.We were in Paignton for a week booked the Saturday night.From the outside we may have walked by ,but inside the welcome is amazing.Wendy was so helpful explaining the menu and so friendly.The...More

Thank Lynn K
wcrocks, Owner at Quo Vadis, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Lynn and Ian It was so nice meeting you both...a privilege. Loving my work when such pleasant people come to eat. I hope that talking about our shared health helped in some way! It did for me. Take care both .....and thanks again for...More

Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Our first visit to Quo Vadis and we had an amazing evening. The food was excellent. We can’t praise it enough. The ingredients were fresh and perfectly cooked. The Italian scallops were delicious and our Fillet steaks enormous and cooked perfectly rare as requested. We...More

Thank Helen Y
wcrocks, Owner at Quo Vadis, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2018

Thank you so much for your review and delighted that you enjoyed your evening...really hope to see you again. It's a pleasure to meet nice people still after so many years in this industry who know and appreciate good cuisine...thanks again Wendy

Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

Just back from a wonderful evening in the company of Wendy and Michael. A warm welcome, wonderful food and great conversation. Thank you so much both - can’t wait to visit again.

Thank Glyn W
wcrocks, Owner at Quo Vadis, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2018

Many thanks to you too....enjoyed our conversation and look forward to seeing you again and so glad you enjoyed your evening...Wendy and Michele

Reviewed 13 February 2018

Visited a week or so ago for a special occasion. Not that impressed, the actual restaurant had our table of 4 and 2 other tables of 2, you could hear everybody's conversation, no subtle background music and the restaurant itself was cold. Th decor is...More

2  Thank steverogersuk
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

We visited Quo Vardis last night for the first time but it won't be the last. Lovely welcome , great ambience wonderful food ( garlic bread to die for !). As a vegetarian there was plenty to choose from and my partner has carbonara which...More

Thank Alastair83
wcrocks, Owner at Quo Vadis, responded to this reviewResponded 7 January 2018

Thankyou for your kind remarks....micheles carbonara does get amazing reviews... so glad you enjoyed your visit. For us its always rewarding to be so appreciated. Thanks again. Wendy

Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

This is our third visit too ' quo vadis', and we wern t disappointed. Food was excellent, service too....the difference between swanky fashionable food chains and quo vadis , is that the chef cooks with love , he enjoys what he does. You are not...More

Thank Claire J
wcrocks, Owner at Quo Vadis, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2017

Many thanks for your lovely review....you are right, Michele cooks with love. He studied classic cuisine in Switzerland and is still most comfortable with that style..so glad you enjoyed your night. Your comment makes it all worthwhile....

Reviewed 9 October 2017

Superb evening at Quo Vadis. The welcome was very warm, and setting very intimate and relaxed. Service was prompt, and very friendly. So much so, we felt we had made new friends by the end of our meal. The food was amazing, we were a...More

Thank Dave R
wcrocks, Owner at Quo Vadis, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Thankyou so much for your review and so glad you liked your meal...your comments are much appreciated. I do hope your stay here was enjoyable...and it was a pleasure to have you in our restaurant. Wendy

Reviewed 21 September 2017

I loved this restaurant which is family run and combines old fashioned quality with helpful and friendly service. I'm not an easy customer, being vegetarian and gluten free but they went out of their way to help me. If you are gluten free, advising in...More

Thank Soraya G
wcrocks, Owner at Quo Vadis, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

Thankyou for your comments Soraya...I hope we can Cater for you again soon ( Michele does a great aubergine parmigiana...and a superb veg lasagna) but like you said..by pre order. That way we can cater for vegetarians and personal food untolerances with confidance......

Reviewed 29 August 2017

I visit Paignton often and always look forward to visiting Quo Vadis. If you enjoy good Italian food then this is the place to visit (being Italian myself - I like to think I would know!). There are plenty of choices on the menu and...More

1  Thank Battlefield1
Reviewed 28 August 2017

First of all, I just want to start this review to say that I am incredibly shocked at any negative reviews here. Food - Food is very fresh and indeed very tasty. I have been here many times now and each time I try something...More

1  Thank SABSYH
wcrocks, Owner at Quo Vadis, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2017

I'd just like to thank you so much for your very nice review and comments....it's a joy to cook for people like yourself who appreciate good cuisine. We ignore negative and personal unkind comments because our customers are discerning and know themselves what food is...More

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30 May 2018|
Response from Helen Y | Reviewed this property |
We had two courses and a bottle of wine for approx £80. I can’t remember exactly but starters about £8-£10. Fillet steaks £20-£25. Most mains around the £15 mark. Excellent food and worth every penny.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 326 Torquay Road, Paignton TQ3 2DZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Paignton
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 522355
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