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Babbacombe Inn

59 Babbacombe Downs Road | Babbacombe, Torquay TQ1 3LP, England
+44 1803 316200
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“sizzling steak” (39 reviews)
“sunday roast” (14 reviews)
“baguette” (15 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
59 Babbacombe Downs Road | Babbacombe, Torquay TQ1 3LP, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Situated a stroll away from the Babbacombe theatre, the pub was very busy but we managed to get a table for an evening meal. The food was reasonably priced and served promptly. We ordered sizzle steaks for our main course which we enjoyed. There was...More

Thank sue m
Reviewed 4 days ago

Only word to describe the entire experience. Delightful staff, super food from a limited menu so freshly prepared, good choice of wine and beer (mercifully including Bay and Dartmouth Ales - local breweries) in a super setting managed by someone who loves their garden -...More

Thank Alex M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ate on 2 occasions during our stay in Babbacombe, lovely public house, with extremely friendly staff, good choice of music playing caters for all ages. They also offer live entertainment but unfortunately we didn’t get to see them this time. Lovely setting with outdoor seating...More

Thank Sharronreilly
Reviewed 1 week ago

first time we all had the sizzling steak. All perfectly cooked and very reasonably priced. Then we went and had a Sunday roast which was beautiful. The staff we very professional and could not have been more helpful. All in all we had a really...More

Thank davidsimpson2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My Mother, Wife and myself booked a table for Sunday lunch, glad we booked as they are very popular. I had the Farmers roast, I would highly recommend if you have an appetite, we also ordered a prawn salad and cheese burger, all meals were...More

Thank zzaatt
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We often go to this pub and have never been disappointed. The food is good, staff are brilliant and service great. It gets busy though and you have to be prepared to wait a short while for food when it is. You can take a...More

Thank Tracy J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We go there on a regular basis! Great staff. Food. Entertainment! Nothing is too much trouble & you are made to feel very welcome! We have spent a lot of time at this place & many getogether with friends & family! Beautiful view looking over...More

Thank Pearl W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went there twice during our stay, very helpful with my father in law who is disabled, food was hot and lovely, deserts were gorgeous, service was excellent, will visit again if we are around there again.

Thank Judy G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food took over an hour to be served (ordered 7:15pm, served 8:40pm) and they were practically empty so not sure what took the time. We were so hungry at that point, we were off to Hanburys to bring back some chips to be going on...More

Thank bluemoonfoodie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I had a lovely meal at this pub this evening,the only thing that we found annoying was the little bearded waiter who kept addressing my wife as 'darling and love'. Although I didnt mind this my wife and other family members thought...More

Thank kellymick100
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Amanda R
24 October 2017|
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Response from Helen T | Reviewed this property |
Yes it was very pet friendly
12 February 2017|
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Response from johngU1213AI | Reviewed this property |
They are open all day from 11 am to 11 pm & I think food is from 12 mid day to 9 pm hope this helps you out
Sandie G
12 February 2016|
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Response from Debra P | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I'm not sure either about the entertainment on a Friday or Saturday night at this time of year.. It may be best if you gave them a ring. Sorry I'm not much help. Hope you find out. Thanks, Deb
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$24
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 59 Babbacombe Downs Road | Babbacombe, Torquay TQ1 3LP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Torquay
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 316200
Cold beer, great food and a very warm welcome. Fantastic pub and restaurant located on the stunning Babbacombe Downs with views out to sea across the bay. Beer garden and fully air conditioned restaurant. Entertainment every Friday and Saturday evenings. Quiz Night every Monday
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