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Torbay Thai

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58 Old Torquay Road | Preston, Paignton TQ3 2RB, England
+44 1803 663914
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've been recommended to Torbay Thai many times, but it's always busy. After my visit I know why it's always busy. Although the restaurant is not fancy and the tables are squeezed in a bit, the welcome you receive is very warm. They don't serve alcohol, but you can take your own so it's not an issue. If you haven't... More 

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Thank Karen W
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3 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fabulous food and great service. I try something different every time I go and have never been disappointed.

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Thank collyer1958
Exeter, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Best thai takeaway i have ever had the coconut rice and beef massaman curry are amazing! Would highly recommend eating or getting takeaway from here.

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Thank Gemma C
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5 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

I love it here, just ordered a takeaway for this evening, I have been using this takeaway since I was 16 I'm now 28. It's always lovely food, the ladies (think the owners family run business) are always very sweet. The chicken skewers are so delicious. Everything is so fresh and tastes homemade. The restaurant is only small which can't... More 

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Thank Christina S
Paignton, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
Reviewed 13 February 2017

I continually come back to this place, again and again, it is the best Thai I have ever had. BYOB which means £1 per bottle, they serve soft drinks, just no alcohol. The women that work here are so great, welcoming, warm and caring! They make the whole experience so much better. There is a minimum of £10 per person,... More 

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Thank plantfriend
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34 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

As a family we always come here to celebrate birthdays. It's such a lovely, welcoming and friendly environment. The food is amazing, fresh, tasty and a large amount! The service is tremendous and the small proximity of the environment makes it feel more homely than a restaurant, you really appreciate your company more due to the close contact. I can't... More 

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Thank AkCT_x1234
Devon, United Kingdom
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111 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017

By the end of the evening we were the last customers - the staff were sat at a table eating their supper and the cook was clearing up in the kitchen. We had good-natured conversation that made us feel as if we were part of a group of family and friends. We ordered several different dishes and tried each others.... More 

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Thank Jude_18a
2 reviews
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

Don't usually write Trip Advisor Comments but Torbay Thai is absolutely Excellent. Food Excellent, Service Excellent, Staff Excellent! Chicken Satay is a recommend for sure. Overall very impressed with Torbay Thai and think you'd be stupid not to visit them, I can assure you that you wont be disappointed :D

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Thank Connor D
Reading, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

We really enjoyed our meal here, the staff were lovely and prices were very reasonable! I would recommend the chicken satay as a starter, definitely the best I've had!

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Thank Laceylovestravel65
Brixham, United Kingdom
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130 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Small venue, no view to speak of, but the food, service and freindly staff are all superb....well worth seeking out

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 58 Old Torquay Road | Preston, Paignton TQ3 2RB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Paignton
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 663914

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?