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Man Fridays Seafood Restaurant

22 Victoria Parade, Torquay TQ1 2BB, England
+44 1803 296416
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good16%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“seafood platter” (74 reviews)
“potatoes” (85 reviews)
“crab” (56 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
22 Victoria Parade, Torquay TQ1 2BB, England
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Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Last time we ate here it was excellent, we both had the monk fish tails wrapped in Parma ham for main, so decided to order the same again, as it was on the menu. First of all we had bread and olives to start, along...More

1  Thank Mutley96
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

Excellent food and service. I would recommend the fish platter for two. Lovely situation on the harbour.

Thank mrkevinwebb
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Been here about 3 times, doesn't disappoint, had monk fish, lobster but it was the mussels which were amazing! Great flavour and taste. Will be back again.

Thank 967steve
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Booked a table, and actually restaurant was very quiet which was lovely. Service attentive and food looked and tasted very good. My only gripe would be that we waited a very long time for a dessert and in fact the coffee arrived first

Thank Jane429
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

This is the second time that we have visited. I had 2 fish dishes from the autumn specials menu and they were both superb. Can't wait to visit again when we travel to Torquay.

Thank mardoc2017
Reviewed 1 October 2017

this is our third visit and each time it just gets better! the service is excellent, warm and friendly and the food is just WOW!! fresh seafood at its best, just a word of warning make sure your really hungry beforehand, the portions are anything...More

1  Thank Rob S
Reviewed 1 October 2017

My wife and I ate there last night, lobster thermidor well worth waiting for, lovely friendly unobtrusive staff very nice atmosphere and will certainly go back when visiting Torquay again.

Thank Von J
Reviewed 30 September 2017

We just had to come back here for our 25 Wedding Anniversary, lobster Thermidor a must. Every bit as good as our last visit earlier in the year. The young lady who looked after us was very helpful and friendly. Lovely relaxed atmosphere with our...More

Thank Freems28
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

I booked this to celebrate my husband’s 40th birthday as it came highly recommended by a Work colleague of my husbands. The location is spectacular, overlooking the harbour, we had a table with probably the best view in the whole restaurant. The food was outstanding,...More

1  Thank Tdd2012
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Bloody wonderful best meal we have had in years. Lemon sole we are still talking about it. Torquay is now our new holiday place to go.

1  Thank Linda W
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5 September 2017|
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?!?!
Harry S
12 July 2016|
Response from FoggiPhil | Reviewed this property |
Three course meal for two people with a bottle of wine around £90
4 April 2016|
Response from Neil P | Reviewed this property |
it is not too bad, the restaurant overlooks the harbour area. It is a tad difficult to find, as the entrance is up a side alley, but the A frame advert hoarding is usually out. It is close to the Irish Bar too. a reservation... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine, 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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