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Memories Bistro

68 Fore Street | St. Marychurch, Torquay TQ1 4LX, England
+44 1803 322224
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Overview
  • Excellent95%
  • Very good3%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“turbot” (17 reviews)
“crab cakes” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
68 Fore Street | St. Marychurch, Torquay TQ1 4LX, England
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101 - 110 of 237 reviews

Reviewed 22 March 2015

We recently moved to this area and have been trying various local restaurants with mixed results.Went to the Memories Bistro in November to celebrate a birthday and had a lovely evening. The food was delicious and the service was excellent.

2  Thank BerisaEly
gordonw21, Owner at Memories Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2015

Thank you BerisaEly we are glad to read that you enjoyed your evening with us, we look forward to your next visit. Gordon & Hazel

Reviewed 17 March 2015

This has to be one of the best restaurants in the bay, very friendly owners, great food and wonderful atmosphere. I've eaten here many times, very good value for money.

1  Thank TorquayLocal
gordonw21, Owner at Memories Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2015

Thank you TorquayLocal for such a very nice review, to say that we are one of the best restaurants in the bay is very pleasing for us to read' Gordon & Hazel

Reviewed 17 March 2015

The food was extremely good. Lovely little restaurant. Have to book well in advance as it is very popular

Thank Tracie S
gordonw21, Owner at Memories Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2015

Many thanks Tracy S for your very nice positive review, we look forward to your next visit. Gordon & Hazel

Reviewed 8 March 2015 via mobile

It's not often nowadays you receive such a warm and friendly welcome when you enter a restaurant. Hazel makes you feel at home and relaxed from the moment you walk in. The bistro itself is small and cosy and is perfect for this type of...More

2  Thank millienick
gordonw21, Owner at Memories Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 17 March 2015

Many thanks millienick for such a great review, It is so nice for us to be so appreciated in such a way. Gordon& Hazel

Reviewed 5 March 2015

Recently for my birthday we had a family meal here. For my wife and I this was our second visit. Hazel makes you feel so welcome from the moment you step through the door. As per our first visit it was again a lovely evening....More

2  Thank Eddie W
gordonw21, Owner at Memories Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 17 March 2015

Thank you Eddie W for taking the time to write us such a complimentary review, it is so nice for us to receive such praise. Gordon & Hazel

Reviewed 24 February 2015

Bit late with my revue sorry best restaurant in torquay fish dishes to die for went last September hoping to go this sept worth the 300 mile driveMore

1  Thank Peter C
gordonw21, Owner at Memories Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 25 February 2015

Peter C many thanks for taking the time to write us a very nice review, It is so nice of you to say that we are the best restaurant in Torquay & to compliment our fish dishes, we look forward to your next visit in...More

Reviewed 17 February 2015

Came here with family for a birthday a couple weeks ago, lovely intimate atmosphere with wonderful decor. Food was excellent, couldn't ask for anything more.

1  Thank lauraleaw2015
gordonw21, Owner at Memories Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 24 February 2015

Thank you lauraleaw2015, for such a nice positive review, we are so pleased to hear that our guests have enjoyed our food and ambiance. Gordon & Hazel

Reviewed 3 February 2015

From start to finish we had another wonderful meal at Memories. What more do you want than good company, good service, value for money along with an excellent meal. The venison main course just melted in the mouth combined with a beautiful sauce. You will...More

1  Thank steve w
gordonw21, Owner at Memories Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 24 February 2015

Many thanks steve w for taking the time to write us such a nice complimentary review. Gordon & Hazel

Reviewed 31 January 2015

Visited Memories after reading all the good comments and was not disappointed! Hazel as front of house is ideal in that role making you feel instantly welcome but the food is absolutely superb. We both had the crab cakes which are all white crab meat...More

1  Thank John F
gordonw21, Owner at Memories Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 2 February 2015

Many thanks John F for taking the time to write us such a fantastic review, such nice praise indeed. It is so nice for us to find that you have really enjoyed your evening so much, we very much look forward to your next visit....More

Reviewed 27 January 2015

Friday 23 January. Well Hazel and Gordon you have done it once again making us both happy and glad that we have eaten in your Restaurant on yet another visit to Torquay. As always the food was magnificent and those sauces Gordon quite exquisite. We...More

1  Thank allrrightchicken
gordonw21, Owner at Memories Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 28 January 2015

Many thanks allrightchicken for such a nice review it is always nice for us to serve such discerning diners such as yourselves, We are really glad that you both enjoyed yourselves and we very much look forward to your next visit. Gordon & Hazel

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Melissa C
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Response from Chris b | Reviewed this property |
We went tonight and they had a couple delicious sounding vegetarian options
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Elizabeth P
13 April 2016|
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Response from Eddie W | Reviewed this property |
Same as Stephen K said. They only open on Friday and Saturday evenings, probably from around 6pm. This is one very popular small restaurant with excellent food and service. It pays to book well in advance, although you... More
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Neil C
25 June 2015|
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Response from gordonw21 | Property representative |
We always have two options, we currently have Beetroot Bourguignon and Red Pepper & Garden Pea Risotto Cakes with a Roasted Red Pepper sauce.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$16 - US$35
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 68 Fore Street | St. Marychurch, Torquay TQ1 4LX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Torquay
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 322224
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