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Legends at Steps

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1A Fleet Street, Torquay TQ1 1BX, England (Formerly Steps Bistro)
+44 1803 200770
17:30 - 10:00
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Booked early for Friday night as we know how busy it gets. Arrived at 7 to find we were the only ones there. Staff welcoming as always and showed us to our table. Knowing the options here, we opted to go straight for main courses. I chose the steak/ribs and my husband had the lamb. My steak was lovely, however... More 

Thank jacki2372
Bristol, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited this restaurant last weekend and enjoyed the best meal we've ever tasted. The garlic chilli king prawns to start were amazing. My mouth is watering thinking about them. The steaks for the main course were just as good and the trio of desserts were delicious. We'll definitely be going back. We had a bottle of wine and also... More 

Thank Carrotty66
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here on Saturday for the first time to celebrate my birthday, but it will not be the last. Excellent food. My husband said the best steak he has had in a long time (rump) and my friend had T bone which I tried and was amazing. My salmon fish was succulent and very flavoursome. The service was excellent. We... More 

Thank Chris C
Bristol, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed an excellent meal her on Saturday. T bone steak was the best my husband had had in along time, and my fillet was amazing. Both had been cooked exactly as we had requested. Lovely place with great decor, music and nice friendly staff.

Thank MarieShand
South Devon
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was freshly cooked, hot and very good. The service was timely and the staff were friendly. Great ambience, quiet when we arrived at 7pm but full when we left at 9pm. We felt the price was right too, good value for money and not over priced as many restaurants can be. This was our first visit but it... More 

Thank MuskratsonTour
Stroud, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and two friends popped in here for a meal but unfortunately was told as we had not booked there was no table free. The waitress told us if we came back in an hour they could fit us in. Very glad we did. We all had starters, then steaks, my word the food was wonderful as was the... More 

1 Thank ks101107
Kingsteignton, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

Had a fantastic meal here on a quiet Tuesday evening. Restaurant is small and cosy with lovely decor. Excellent service with one young lady serving drinks, taking food order and bringing food out. Would definitely recommend.

Thank Orlando1990
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

Great place. Lovely food. One of my favourite places to dine in torquay. Have booked our valentines meal there too. Looking forward to it

Thank jonah baby
Torquay, United Kingdom
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

We went here at 8pm new years eve.not too many customers before us,however we still had to wait nearly 2 hours for our steaks.Luckily we ordered garlic bread as a starter,we asked when our food would arrive only to be told "it is only my husband and myself here".That is very poor customer service i have been in catering 38... More 

Thank philip2131
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

I have been here many times over the past year and have always left raving about the food. I told my family about it and decided to celebrate my aunty and mum's birthday here. Unfortunately this time there was nothing to rave about. The main course went wrong (completely missed my mums order) and rather than apologising and sorting it... More 

2 Thank Kelly D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$31
British, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
17:30 - 10:00
17:30 - 10:00
17:30 - 10:00
17:30 - 10:00
17:30 - 10:00
17:30 - 10:00
17:30 - 10:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1A Fleet Street, Torquay TQ1 1BX, England (Formerly Steps Bistro)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Torquay
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 200770
Legends at Steps Restaurant is owned and run by husband and wife team Gordon and Jo McCrindle. Gordon and Jo have been running "Legends" for over 12 years. Gordon is the chef who specializes in cooking mouth watering steaks. He has an expertise in homemade sauces to go with the steaks ranging from "au piovre to rossini, and his very own blackbean sauce". All of Gordons dishes are cooked fresh to order and Gordon takes pride in every dish that he cooks. All dishes are accompanied by Fresh vegetables and potatoes. The menu is varied and lots of choices other than steaks. Jo, works front of house and will greet you like a friend or family member. She can answer all of your questions regarding the food and restaurant, and works along side some lovely friendly waitresses. The restaurant itself is divided into to two areas, a bar area and main restaurant area. The bar area is a small but intimate space, a nice area for couples, and the main area can cater up to 26. Candle lit and cosy this restaurant is a lovely place to go for romantic meals or with friends.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?