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The Hare and Hounds

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££ - £££, British,
Torquay Road, Newton Abbot TQ12 5HH, England
+44 1803 873119
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good21%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“pork” (33 reviews)
“stuffing” (14 reviews)
“potatoes” (24 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Torquay Road, Newton Abbot TQ12 5HH, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We always enjoy the quality of the food .and professional manner of the staff, including Kevin the happy chappy chief, who manages the carvery seemingly single handed. Always recommend to our hotel guests if they want a well cooked pleasant experience in Torquay .If you...More

1  Thank David N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I brought my friend from Ireland to the hare and hounds for a girls evening. We found it difficult to decide what to have as there were so many tasty sounding options on the menu. We both opted for fish dishes and were very impressed....More

1  Thank Suze789
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Exelent value for money, pleasant safe and a great carvery and fabulous desert trolley easy to get to with good parking

1  Thank annpeterhartley
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

No different than other restaurant of this kind of which there are a few in Torquay who offer similar menu, some better food, some not so better food, but definitely far more cheaper. Atmosphere and surroundings, ok, better than most of this type, but you...More

2  Thank akalovexx
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited on Easter Monday and enjoyed a massive roast with a great selection of fresh veg. Plates need to be bigger!!!! Reasonable value for money at £12.50 for adults and around £7/£8 for children. Dessert trolley was epic, with crazy portion sizes that we...More

1  Thank KittyGirl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Whilst travelling home after weekend break, we managed to come across this lovely place, very polite young lady behind the bar, quickly found us a table, squeezing us in before reservations, as we were after a quick meal, the carvery was amazing, the whole display...More

1  Thank Lee W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in with four other people with no reservation in the middle their nine hour Sunday service and was worried for a moment whilst the assessed their bookings but so pleased that they managed to fit us in. I could see why they are so...More

1  Thank Tommyboy8471
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

Excellent carvery, choice of three meats with all the trimmings and some of the best puddings I’ve had in a pub. We will certainly come back when we’re back down to Devon.

1  Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Yet again a great meal, great Carvey all hot and fresh. Keep up the good work, always a good choice of vegetables and well cooked. Always happy as they let us have an extra jug of gravy

1  Thank charlieandlou
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Having recently read about a restaurant in the UK that was heavily fined for serving food on wooden boards, we were completely surprised when we visited and our burger orders were served on these kind of boards. Wooden boards should not be dishwashed for many...More

Thank emma m
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Elaine G
27 August 2017|
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Response from finelady44 | Reviewed this property |
I have never seen dogs in there.
4 August 2017|
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Response from finelady44 | Reviewed this property |
You do need to book before you go. They get very busy.
26 March 2017|
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Response from Julia S | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Not live music no. Its a food pub really
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Torquay Road, Newton Abbot TQ12 5HH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Newton Abbot
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 873119
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