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The Hole In The Wall

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££ - £££, British,
6 Park Lane, Torquay TQ1 2AU, England
+44 1803 200755
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“surf and turf” (16 reviews)
“prawns” (23 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
6 Park Lane, Torquay TQ1 2AU, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Shocking behaviour from the new landlord. Shouting and swearing at a local workman. Gone downhill since Dave left. Shall not return!!

1  Thank bennybear2018
Reviewed 4 days ago

I had some friends down for my birthday and really wanted to show them this kooky little old pub and stop for a couple of drinks before heading to dinner. I used to go there a lot as I liked the atmosphere. We were a...More

1  Thank KookyRedHead
Reviewed 6 days ago

Our food was tasty and service friendly and efficient Good atmosphere and varied menu Reasonably priced wines and beers A delight to return

Thank Cangan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited on a Wednesday night as one of a party of 12. Great welcome and service. Food was plentiful and good value and served with a smile. 5here is a wide selection to suit all tastes and we ordered in advance which suited all. Excellent...More

Thank rjp2007
Reviewed 1 week ago

First time to this pub. Happened to pop in on the sunday the lovely landlord was retiring. what an amazing night. the pub has so much character. the people so freindly and a lovely relaxed atmosphere. we were looking for some live entertainment on a...More

Thank tanny2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We walked around Torquay and found this gem a little bit tucked away. Well-kept local beer with a friendly atmosphere inside. Looks amazing inside. The food was great - good choice from the menu - my partner and I were both very happy with our...More

Thank pemblekg
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a few pints in there on Sunday, it’s a lovely pub, great atmosphere, it’s nicely laid out, a great selection of ales the food smelt good however we did not try, the staff are very friendly highly recommended

Thank John_Allwright
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here this evening and had an amazing meal. I was alone and made to feel extremely welcome and comfortable. I dined in the resturant. I chose smoked salmon and prawns to start followed by Rib eye steak . It was all amazing. If your...More

Thank Lisa W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went here for drinks on Tuesday and were well entertained by a very good duo. Went for a meal on Wednesday night. It was good to be in the oldest pub in Torquay.

Thank angie j
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Hidden behind the high street, this is the oldest pub in Torquay, offering a fantastic range of beers and food. Inside there are lots of separate seating areas, offering privacy whilst in a deceptively large pub. Next time in Torquay we will be back!#

1  Thank vickslhUk
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Questions & Answers
19 August 2017|
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Response from Astra515 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, sorry not got back to you earlier, we have been in Whitby this week. In answer to your question is we don't know, they might finish at 5 ish.
steve t
25 November 2016|
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Response from torquayBristolluk | Reviewed this property |
It's not my pub thank god
8 November 2015|
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Response from philomena c | Reviewed this property |
no sorry did not see a wine list ,Did see small bottles which made wine expensive to buy .
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Park Lane, Torquay TQ1 2AU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Torquay
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 200755
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