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135 Babbacombe Road, Torquay TQ1 3SR, England
+44 1803 322664
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Mon - Fri 08:00 - 14:30
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Braunton, United Kingdom
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85 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2015

It has opened under new management and new name with completely different food service. Owner needs to get in touch with tripadvisor

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Thank velsatis1
Devon
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39 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2014

I'm not if they've changed their telephone number but I've left two messages on their 01803 322664 and been totally ignored! LOOK AFTER YOUR LOCALS PEPPERCORN!

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5 Thank twoenglishladies
wanderer646, Owner at Peppercorn, responded to this review

Maybe before you write a review it would be a good idea to do some research, as a local this wouldn't exactly be difficult.To put you in the picture we sold this restaurant in April. The purchasers have not reopened as yet, only they know why. We had 8 happy years at Peppercorn and the reviews we received shows that... More 

Ross-on-Wye, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2014

Very small restaurant with excellent food and very pleasant service well worth a try you will enjoy. We would revisit if we are ever in the area again

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2 Thank jacquinewman
Exeter, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 March 2014

We came down two nights ago and we went back to our favourite - Peppercorn restaurant. Once again, great food, we had a lovely evening! So glad that Ken and Becky are still here!

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2 Thank Walleyeknee
Torquay, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2014 via mobile

We visited for Valentines night and we were not disappointed. The food was fresh and delicious. I had a steak and my girlfriend had duck breast and they were both cooked to perfection and very tasty with a good selection of vegetables. The starters and desserts were lovely too. We will definitely visit again sometime. Thanks for a fantastic meal!

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1 Thank Mattpuma
wanderer646, Owner at Peppercorn, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to write such a kind review, we are pleased that you enjoyed your Valentine evening with us so much, and hopefully we will see you again in the future. Best Wishes Ken and Becky. More 

Torquay, United Kingdom
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295 reviews
179 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2014

Made very welcome,and the menu and the extra board looked good,then the disappointment,quite a few things" not available". We ordered and we were told that ,only one fillet steak available!! Quick look at menu reordered, the food arrived promptly on very hot plates (super),well cooked and tasty. After our meal, on chatting to Becky and Ken we were told that... More 

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Thank Orbslos
Potters Bar, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2013

A return visit to this lovely little gem of a restaurant. The food is always cooked to perfection and there are always some surprise dishes on the 'Specials' board. Ken & Becky are excellent hosts and I only wish that I lived nearer to enable me to make the visits to this superb restaurant more frequent.

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Thank Thelma62
Exeter, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2013

Returned to Babbacombe for holiday in early September, and came back to La-Provence but it has changed the name to Peppercorn, thankfully still the same owners and we had a fantastic meal, even better than last time!!! Thank you Ken and Becky for looking after us so well, and I will keep spreading out the words to all my friends... More 

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Thank Walleyeknee
UK
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31 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2013

This restaurant is worth finding!! On the main road through Babbacombe, only five minutes from Torquay, with parking on both sides of the road just outside. It is small but the food and service excel. All our food was perfectly cooked, fresh fish, enormous fillet steak, beautiful sauces and a lovely selection of perfectly cooked vegetables, oh, and desserts to... More 

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1 Thank Columbine17
Torquay, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2013

Excellent meal and service will go again easy to locate and parking available near by. Good size table and the meal arrived with very little wait

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Thank JohnnyB159

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$24 - US$267
Cuisine
French, Seafood, British
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
08:00 - 14:30
Tuesday
08:00 - 14:30
Wednesday
08:00 - 14:30
Thursday
08:00 - 14:30
Friday
08:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 135 Babbacombe Road, Torquay TQ1 3SR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Torquay
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 322664

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?