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Man Fridays Seafood Restaurant

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22 Victoria Parade, Torquay TQ1 2BB, England
+44 1803 296416
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4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Lovely food and super staff, first time back after 7 years and still amazing. Don't really do seafood but my husband loves it and always willing to try something new, this place got me onto my seafood loving path! What a gem!

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Thank Emma_Ramseyxx
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We booked a table at this place for valentines day last minute as we were in Paignton for a few days, we didn't realise there was a set menu for the evening so my boyfriend was at first disappointed that he couldn't have the lobster, but it was all forgotten once our food arrived! Everything we both had tasted amazing,... More 

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paignton
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A warm friendly welcome and a great location on the harbourside. Our favourite restaurant in the area. We enjoyed local fresh fish that was cooked and presented to a very high standard. Always a great place all round.

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This a little gem! Get there early or book a table on the balcony if the sun is out. Great service by a very knowledgeable waiter and absolutely great seafood and fish. Very family friendly and just a great place! It's a shame there is not one closer to home, well worth a visit.

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Thank KalvinFX
Reigate, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a lovely meal here, the platter wasn't available as they rely on seasonable produce and depend on the fishing boats come in, that's how fresh and tasty it all is. We chose some alternatives and they were very enjoyable. The wine was also very good. Service was slow and there were only 3 couples in the restaurant but at... More 

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Thank Starider1969
Torquay
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Large party of us went to Man Fridays for a Christmas Party meal. Again, superb, tasty, gorgeous food served. Can not fault this place at all, a lot of our party had not been here as it is a hidden away but I know they will definitely all be going back. Thank you for an excellent evening.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

We had a work meal here and the staff could not have been more accommodating. The food was excellent and tonnes of it! It is a great place to go for a meal if you like fish. Good value and lovely atmosphere.

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Thank Nickispear
Torquay
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Oh what a fabulous New Year's Eve dining experience. Pre ordered our meals with such a lovely young lady. From start to finish she was amazing. Started with lobster soufflé and crab cakes which were delicious, then for mains monkfish kebabs and lamb steaks which were presented with such precision and accuracy. As for the flavours, they were delightful. They... More 

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Rye, East Sussex
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a delicious meal here on New Years Eve. We had visited previously on a visit to Torquay and were impressed enough to book a table when we decided to visit Torquay again for a break after Christmas. It was the restaurant that popped up when deciding where to spend NYE and we're so glad it was. The food... More 

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Thank colleenc43
Torquay, England
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

It never ceases to amaze me how some Restaurants have got that Xplus, and some fail miserably, Man Friday Seafood Restaurant however has it all:- Ambiance, friendly service, wide range of products and above all QUALITY OF FOOD SERVED. Not only are the front of house staff a pleasure to be served by, but the behind the scenes staff a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, British, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Victoria Parade, Torquay TQ1 2BB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Torquay
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 296416

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?