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Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Bar, Pizza, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
About
Rock Garden only opened a few years ago but has established itself as the place to be. This is due in part to our delicious food of either freshly made pizzas cooked in Torquays only wood burning stone oven or our legendary burgers & juicy steaks. However we have so much more then just that ranging from salads to sandwiches, soups & stews as well as Fajitas & Fish! We also have a separate Vegan, Vegetarian & Gluten free menu as well as options for children. As expected all our food is freshly made, locally sourced & prepared on the premises. Rock Garden also has the largest outdoor space in Torquay town. The garden has to be seen to be believed, during the summer you can soak up the sun while
PRICE RANGE
US$4 - US$19
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
CUISINES
Bar, Pizza, British
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Live Music
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Came here for my birthday as had good reviews will never return! Ordered vegan chips & chilli, received meat. Bar staff then said I ordered meat, when I clearly wouldn’t as I don’t eat meat, they apologised didn’t offer refund so I had to speak...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed 16 January 2021

Me and my partner visited before Christmas and we were absolutely satisfied of the vegan choices.Its really hard to find a place with that many vegan options. We absolutely love that. The staff and the service was outstanding too. And we are always happy to...More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 8 January 2021

Went 18th December, we had an igloo. Was absolutely fantastic, the servicee,food and the safety regulations. Staff were very welcoming and ensured we had a great evening. Would highly recommend to all. Thank you to all at rock garden.

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 29 December 2020

With our family of 4 - 2 kids aged 2 and 4. Walked in not and a young girl greeted us and all was good as she looked for a table for us.... then a not so friendly lady shouted across the restaurant to us...More

Date of visit: December 2020
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EdwardRG, General Manager at Rock Garden Cafe Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2021

Hi Im sure this was a simple misunderstanding as communication while wearing masks can be misconstrued as you dont see the facial expressions of smiles etc. Im sure you can understand the importance of just checking that you have first and foremost signed in which...More

Reviewed 28 December 2020

Have been lucky enough to visit several times this year and each visit never disappoints, fantastic friendly staff, wonderful selection of food and a welcoming environment for indoor and outdoor dining. Love our visits when visiting Torquay.

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 26 December 2020

I had a festive igloo booked for 23rd, rockgarden what can I say absolutely outstanding truly made are Christmas that little bit more special, despite the horrific weather the food was amazing waiter was polite all staff were helpful and the cost was affordable and...More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 25 December 2020

Thank you for forgetting about the big family upstairs probably could have made a lot of money that night on drinks and deserts instead we left. Also why are your “scary big” bouncers walking round wearing masks incorrectly. Terrible service sort it out if you...More

Date of visit: December 2020
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EdwardRG, General Manager at Rock Garden Cafe Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 26 December 2020

Dear 'borneboy' Thank you for your concern on our takings but we do have a very strong local following whose support over this year has been fantastic and is extremely appreciated. In general 99% of our customers have been really nice people and a pleasure...More

Reviewed 16 December 2020

Great food fast service and friendly staff,we didn't wait long to be served by our waitress.she was very polite

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 16 December 2020 via mobile

Fantastic night in one of the garden igloos. We opted for the £100 package. The food was lovely and plenty of it. Friendly and amazing service from Millie 🥂🍾🥂 x

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 5 December 2020

We can’t thank David and the whole team of staff that work here enough for what they done. We Booked stable and asked for something special to be done for our friend and they went above and beyond to make it a memorable visit for...More

Date of visit: December 2020
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PaulBecks
17 September 2018|
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Response from Anndonw | Reviewed this property |
The fleet walk is the nearest as its pedestrianised. Just take a slow walk. It's not too far away and will be worth it When you get there. Great food and surroundings.
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PaulBecks
17 September 2018|
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Response from Anndonw | Reviewed this property |
Fleet walk car park is the nearest one to the Rock Garden. No parking in town as it's pedestrianised. Great food. Enjoy.
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ElaineJ730
30 August 2018|
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Response from PlymouthChipmunk | Reviewed this property |
I thought you might've been able to Google it too.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Rock Garden Cafe Bar
    Does Rock Garden Cafe Bar offer takeaway?
    Yes, Rock Garden Cafe Bar offers takeaway services.
    Does Rock Garden Cafe Bar offer delivery?
    Yes, Rock Garden Cafe Bar offers delivery services.
    How is Rock Garden Cafe Bar rated?
    Rock Garden Cafe Bar is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4.5
    • Atmosphere: 4