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The Buccaneer Inn

) #26 of 248 Restaurants in Torquay ££ - £££ , British,
43 Babbacombe Downs Road | Babbacombe, Torquay TQ1 3LN, England
+44 1803 312661
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“sunday roast” (11 reviews)
“lamb shank” (5 reviews)
“burger” (25 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
43 Babbacombe Downs Road | Babbacombe, Torquay TQ1 3LN, England
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11 - 20 of 402 reviews

Reviewed 12 June 2017

Always made welcome, lovely staff and excellent food. Lots of seating room inside and out. Pretty location.

Thank wicks525
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Fabulous food. friendly helpful staff will definitely eat there again fabulous views across the bay.

Thank sadie43farrell
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Great little place for sunny evenings looking at the breathtaking view, we didn't get to sample to food as they were fully booked! Nice little pub in itself too.

Thank Emma M
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Highly recommended, Delicious food, friendly staff. We had to wait for a table on our first visit as they were fully booked but we sat in the bar and were kept updated and only had to wait 20 minutes. Best to book if possible.

Thank Elaine M
Reviewed 7 June 2017

I love visiting the buccaneer with family or as a couple. Good wholesome food. Good atmosphere. Good service.

Thank cloudberrylily
Reviewed 4 June 2017

What a brilliant evening! Superb weather, great views and pint of cold lager with a crab roll and chips prior to an evening at the Babbacombe Theatre. Definately recommend as staff are really friendly and the food was Brill!!

1  Thank steelhead2013
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Great service and friendly staff like always, when we pop in here. It is a very clean and comfortable restaurant

Thank tuor0202
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

We stopped at the buccaneer on one of our random Saturdays. Very walm welcome excellent views. Sat outside had our drinks. Went in very nice and clean staff were all friendly. Although we didn't eat the table behind us did and I have to say...More

Thank Amanda R
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

Lovely location and stunning views but the food was poor, over done chips, under done scampi and very overpriced for what you get was very disappointedMore

1  Thank Karen G
Buccaneermanagement, Owner at The Buccaneer Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2017

Hello Karen, I have checked with all of my staff and we have had no complaints this week about meals from diners, so as you have chosen to opt to complain in retrospect via a Trip advisor review rather than giving us the option of...More

Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

Had a nice meal here last night a family of 7. Food was good, beer was good, and service was good. Most of all it's spotless and with great views,and we didn't mind some think it's not dog friendly as we prefer to eat in...More

Thank markb67
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8 December 2016|
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Response from Buccaneermanagement | Property representative |
Yes 12-2.30.
Amanda G
5 October 2016|
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Response from Buccaneermanagement | Property representative |
No sorry we do not have either.
17 January 2016|
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Response from Buccaneermanagement | Property representative |
The car park charges change at different times of the year. Our rooms are anything but basic, check out our website for pictures etc.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Kids, View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43 Babbacombe Downs Road | Babbacombe, Torquay TQ1 3LN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Torquay
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 312661
  • E-mail
A great Pub that does excellent value and quality 'Pub Food' with its own twist. Winner of St. Austell Brewery 'Cask Ale pub of the year 2012'. Recommended in the CAMRA Good Beer Guide 2014.
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