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Spinning Wheel Inn

19 Esplanade Road | Esplanade Road, TQ4 6BE, Paignton, English Riviera, Devon, England, Paignton TQ4 6BE, England
+44 1803 555000
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
19 Esplanade Road | Esplanade Road, TQ4 6BE, Paignton, English Riviera, Devon, England, Paignton TQ4 6BE, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Had an amazing time here friendly staff reasonable prices great atomsphere and lovely outdoor area some good music too

Thank scooby698
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a short break in Paignton and had drinks and food at the spinning wheel. It was good food and the staff were nice and friendly. Recommend it.

Thank Philip B
Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and I have been to the Spinning Wheel many times and have always enjoyed the carvery. With a choice of at least three meats and a variety of vegetables there is always something to please everyone. Even though we have been on busy...More

Thank christine B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Music on every night. Went on 3 consecutive nights, each very different from the last. Staff very friendly, bouncers on the ball so no trouble. Great atmosphere

Thank Michelle R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have been a regular for thirty years. There are very few places in Torbay which have the atmosphere and charachter of the Spinning Wheel. The prime example of this is no satanic little spotlights apart from in and over the bar areas.

Thank Martin E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went here for an evening meal on the Saturday night over the bank holiday. They had a BBQ outside but we went in and ordered. Outside might have been better has the tables were sticky and awful. I ordered crispy beef with noodles and...More

1  Thank AnneRuncorn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in for food with my family staff and do not were lovely but the food is not good, the mains were okay but the sides of pepper sauce were absolutely tiny and coleslaw just tasted wrong I've never had anything like it, it was...More

Thank Zack S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been here several times but this is the first time we got in nice and early for Sunday lunch and even then we had to be sqeezed in as it was very busy as there was a local festival on. The Sunday lunch...More

Thank kankuchick
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great music, good beer, food available, outside barbecue. couldn't understand why they only cooked 1 burger at a time when 10 people waiting??

Thank horse1584
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we visited the spinning wheel twice over the weekend, and I have to say...... for a "pub" the food was outstanding! well cooked and presented. the choice was very good with local ingredients used. the staff were all very happy.....and extremely busy. would be go...More

Thank Caz S
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$31
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 Esplanade Road | Esplanade Road, TQ4 6BE, Paignton, English Riviera, Devon, England, Paignton TQ4 6BE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Paignton
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 555000
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