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Man Fridays Seafood Restaurant


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Seafood, British
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews seafood platter potatoes crab sea bass turbot bread sardines local fish king prawns steak duck pudding salad cakes main course overlooking torquay cooked to perfection
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Reviewed 4 days ago

My partner had the seafood platter, which was good, as you would expect for £44.00. My Chicken breast was a very different experience, the chicken was meant to be on a bed of asparagus, which was not the case, 5 minutes later the waiter brought...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Peter W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There were twelve in our group so a bit of a challenge for any restaurant! But the staff and service was outstanding, fabulous fish and we also shared a couple of seafood platters which were so good. Wish I lived in Torquay so I could...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank LindaForde
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you get a certain table you will be in for a treat. The views of the harbour are wonderful plus the food is fantastic and reasonably priced. Tell all if you wish about this place but I would like to keep it our secret...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank nichollsofplymouth
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tables well spaced out ,Very friendly staff , delicious and well sized meals , Lovely touches with the bread , olives and garlic .. will return .

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank lindaeQ9396JC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our favourite restaurant in Torquay. Fantastic flavours infused together and presented beautifully. Excellent size portions. The staff are really knowledgable about how the fish is best cooked etc and will put requests into the chef if needed. The seafood platter is impressive. We ve visited...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank lbell21
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came here 2 years ago with my son and told them he couldn’t have milk of any kind. The food came with butter on so had to be returned. 2 years on thought od try it again, told them my son was milk free( dairy...More

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank NickiS399
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visit Torquay a couple of times a year & like to have at least one seafood meal during our stay. As our usual restaurant was closed for the week we chose MF as an alternative never having been there before. First point was it’s...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank JohnRedditch
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Me and my boyfriend had a great seafood supper here. We made reservations and had a great spot in front of the main windown overlooking the bay. My man had the big lobster and I had turbot... both were fab. Atmosphere was lovely and food...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank SimonDesmet
Reviewed 3 February 2019

We arrived to be told our booking was for a time earlier than we arrived (by two hours) so no table had been reserved for us, even though I have booking confirmation email. We were then seated at table number four, at the request of...More

Date of visit: February 2019
7  Thank Jackie H
Reviewed 3 February 2019

Was really looking forward to having some fresh fish here as the reviews are good and its right on the harbour, I don't know if they were having a bad night but they have some issues that need ironing out and I didn't enjoy my...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank BristolJacquelyn
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29 July 2018|
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Response from jeffdrew2017 | Reviewed this property |
Child friendly yes and pushchairs can be carried up the stairs. Wheel chairs NO as the stairs are too steep.
29 July 2018|
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Response from SheilaP1938 | Reviewed this property |
Quite steep stairs.....we went in evening and there were no children there during any of our visits....,
4 February 2018|
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Response from Orbslos | Reviewed this property |
I should think fresh
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