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Orchid Restaurant - CLOSED

Torquay Road, Torquay TQ2 6RH, England
+44 1803 296366
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good13%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible9%
22 Jun 2015
11 Oct 2014
“Special occasions only”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mediterranean, British, Vegetarian Friendly
Torquay Road, Torquay TQ2 6RH, England
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Reviewed 22 June 2015

Fathers Day Sunday Lunch. Great atmosphere, all staff courteous and polite. Great 3 course selection with old fashioned silver service. A credit to the Corbyn Head Hotel and Torquay. A great occasion spent with three generations of family with a wonderful panoramic view of Torbay.

Thank Mike P
Reviewed 11 October 2014

This was an excellent restaurant, but is now used only for special functions at the Corbyn Head Hotel. We held our golden wedding here, and the welcoming atmosphere, service and great food were appreciated by all

1  Thank Graham1942
Reviewed 8 July 2014

What excellent value for money. £9.50 for all you can eat. Buffet style with tssty food and very Friendly staff.

Thank lynne g
Reviewed 18 May 2013

Large car park, pretty lights along the seafront, sea views. Pleasant meal. Service on the slow side.

1  Thank Bryce B
Reviewed 30 December 2012

Excellent environment, service, food & panoramic view of Torbay? Attended as the evening meal before our wedding, made to feel extremely special, my wife to be even took home an orchid!

1  Thank Rower111
Reviewed 3 August 2012

Absolutely the best eating experience ever. Food is full of flavour and cooked beautifully. It is Art on a plate of the highest calibre without compromising the taste and enjoyment factor. A small select setting over looking Torbay. Service was efficient without being too fussy...More

1  Thank Rosemary C
Reviewed 24 January 2012

wonderful for special occasions, staff and food always excellent, and one of the best views in the bay.

Thank kipper65
Reviewed 18 August 2011

Marvellous food and location but very tired looking decor. We found the food excellent in every way. The service was enthusiastic but rather amateurish and the ambience very ordinary. There was no getting away from the fact that however good the food was it was...More

1  Thank Micky_Mayer
Reviewed 3 August 2011

Going to the orchid is like stepping back 40 yes. Needs redecorating and bringing into the 21st century. Food was okay but nothing special and not worth the money. View is unbeatable though but not enough to make us go back.

Thank DevonSilkie
Reviewed 11 July 2011

As a regular patron of the Orchid I must admit that for a long time I have become very complacent and relied on the chefs to provide me with sufficient varieties of my favourite dishes, so that I did not really looked at other things...More

2  Thank bigjim99
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$112 - US$112
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Torquay Road, Torquay TQ2 6RH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Torquay
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 296366
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