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5-6 The Strand, Torquay, England
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“cheese scones” (4 reviews)
“tea cake” (4 reviews)
“beans” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
5-6 The Strand, Torquay, England
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Reviewed 10 February 2018

Often go here for afternoon tea and cake if in Torquay. But I didn't realise there is a shortage of milk in Devon. The tiny thimbles of milk are totally inadequate. Last time we visited and requested more milk, It was like being Oliver Twist!...More

Thank moorsend
Reviewed 10 February 2018

Super ambience for a department store. Great service and delicious food/coffee all promptly served in the comfortable restaurant which also has lovely views across the marina and bay.

Thank Bindweed1
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Had the full breakfast. Food was hot and well presented. Most importantly it tasted great. You'll pay a couple of ££ more but worth it in my view.

Thank mph1976
Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

I like it in The Hoopers Restaurant/ cafe. Been in there before, it’s not top of the range dining but very nice. Great for a break from shopping. Lovely views over the Harbour, staff were fine, not over priced, toilets spotless. Can’t ask for more...More

1  Thank michael t
Reviewed 12 January 2018

Hoopers Restaurant is now run by a UK chain group as it shows both with choice and Quality now sadly lacking. Hoppers needs to put it Restaurant`s back in house as when we last visited a few years ago they prided themselves with local food...More

5  Thank ianexamsBournemouth
Reviewed 18 December 2017

With family shopping, stop for lunch busy place. Very nice food was lovely. We had chicken and beans and chips very enjoyable. Staff are lovely too. They offer you the choice of chips or curly fries both are nice. Eaten there before. Shall visit again...More

Thank WestMidlandsSamantha
Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

Ok I had fish and chips mum had garlic mushrooms on toast she enjoyed it my fish and chips was ok but a very sml portion for £10.95 it’s a middle of the road restaurant nothing special

1  Thank Marcus R
Reviewed 19 November 2017

Went for breakfast was not the best. Firstly one sausage one egg one mushroom one ish bacon and 3 soggy hash browns and a small ramikin of beans cup of tea and a glass of milk £9.90 WOW. The small milk pot had a crust...More

3  Thank Lovejoy43
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

Great views from Zest cafe, staff friendly and helpful nicely cooked food although a bit pricey nice and clean have visited when in the area

Thank M3evodakar
Reviewed 10 November 2017

I went in the other day as I eat out a lot Must say I was not impressed Awful service Bit stuck up, don’t know why the food was not all that. Eaten in far better places Your staff need to smile and learn a...More

Thank Tyars123
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 - 16:30
09:00 - 17:30
09:30 - 17:30
09:00 - 17:30
09:00 - 17:30
09:00 - 17:30
09:00 - 17:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5-6 The Strand, Torquay, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Torquay
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