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Fat Cow

16 Victoria Parade, Torquay TQ1 2BB, England
+44 1803 211075
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“scotch egg” (18 reviews)
“burger” (50 reviews)
“hake” (28 reviews)
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Bar, Seafood, British, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
16 Victoria Parade, Torquay TQ1 2BB, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Menu is simple and straight forward food arrives quickly and hot - dirty fries were a great table share

Thank Rus m
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here for lunch and wow! I had a chicken burger and hollumi fries, delicious. The best burger I have had in a long time and the hollumi fries are do yum. My husband's burger and sweet potato fries was equally delicious. So much...More

Thank Lisagiles
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pre booked this prior to going to the princess theatre with mates. Extremely good drink offer on the menu. Food was well presented and tasty. I will note if anyone orders a burger with a side of chips this would be normal portion but few...More

Thank L3MAR
Reviewed 1 week ago

Plenty of gluten free burgers and fries. The filthy fries are a must. So nice to have a choice for gluten free meals.

Thank 07pauline
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Service from staff was brilliant, food was unreal!! Personal favourite the filthy fries! This place is a MUST!

Thank UnKnownEaters
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here as heard are good for coceliacs. Had nachos with dairy free cheese which was lovely as not had for year out! Also burgers were very yummy! defiantly be going here again

Thank charlyl0u
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a Taj ma Dahl burger & sweet potato fries & they were hands down the best sweet potato fries I've ever had, seasoned, crispy & not oily (didn't leave your fingers feeling greasy after you ate them) ****

Thank Sophia S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

...a beautiful summers afternoon walking around Torquay made some very hungry tummies and we were pleasantly drawn in to The Fat Cow both by its curious name, and some Reggae ‘riddims playing aloud... We opted for a selection of bits rather than one meal, and...More

1  Thank kegmar
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food and good sized portion and great friendly staff. Staff are very helpful and the service is brilliant. Great location also.. 😎

Thank Kal M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A burger bar with a twist Great burgers with great choices and extras especially if you want vegetarian vegan etc

Thank beverley Stone-... s
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Michelle M
4 October 2017|
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Response from cindy p | Reviewed this property |
It's very noisy on a Saturday pm and inside quite small I wouldn't take a baby there but ring and ask
5 September 2017|
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Response from EshereB | Property representative |
Yes we are downstairs.
8 June 2016|
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Response from Caroline S | Reviewed this property |
If waving and catching eyes isn't enough then so be it. There are plenty of other places in Torquay to spend my money. With their kind of arrogance they'd probably deny it anyway.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$20
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Victoria Parade, Torquay TQ1 2BB, England (Formerly Harbour Kitchen)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Torquay
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 211075
  • E-mail
All our burgers are made from locally sourced, sustainable, quality suppliers, with our meat coming from Dartmoor farms. Our chefs have created burgers with real creativity and fun, We are lucky enough to be based overlooking the stunning Torquay Harbour with the beach just a stroll away, come and be transported to a tropical island without the 8-hour flight To complete the tropical experience try our house designed cocktails while you relax with our reggae style decor and music.
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