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The Colosseum

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15 Regent Street | Teignmouth, Teignmouth TQ14 8SJ, England
+44 1626 870000
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South West England, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Welcomed by friendly staff and spent a wonderful night at this lovely restaurant. The food was great and had the best steak in many years. We were not rushed vacate the table like so many places I have been to. I would recommend a visit.

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1 Thank DazandFiggis
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Delicious food, delicious wine, delicious atmosphere! Thanks Liz and Franco. Been coming here for special occasions for a long time now and always enjoy the experience. Whenever family come down we have to come here, turned into a family tradition.

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1 Thank Julia K
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Colosseum has a reputation for good food with fantastic service and it did not disappoint! Everyone was friendly yet not overbearing. Lizzie really is the perfect hostess! Food and wine was delicious. The evening was accompanied by some authentic Italian guitar which added an extra something to the evening. A really lovely restaurant!

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1 Thank Hannah H
Bishopsteignton, United Kingdom
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60 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

A little celebration supper out for hubby and me ... pizza style - Napoli and Stagione (that's not looking correct !!!) - both as lovely as usual. Thanks folks.

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1 Thank Ruth H
Devon, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was the day before my birthday and we dropped into the Colosseum around 21.30.... with no reservation.. We received a very warm welcome.... and settled into the cosy atmosphere. The decor.... the music.... the staff..... The food was amazing..... truly Italian.... from the Avocado pear salad starter.... the main course of Penne with special Italian source...... then a cheese... More 

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1 Thank terry362
Halesowen, England, United Kingdom
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99 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I am judging this against other Italian restaurants not the others in teignmouth as haven't visited them. Upon arrival we were given a table near a window which was good as the restaurant was extremely hot. I fancied a cinnamon & lemonade, after 15 minutes I was told they didn't have any & no alternative was offered. We ordered starters... More 

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1 Thank SarahandMichael1993
Teignmouth, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I would really like to say how much I enjoyed my evening in the colosseum, the staff were all very kind and made my family feel very welcome. Not only did our meals look delicious they tasted divine I would just like to say a huge thank you.! See you again very soon.

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1 Thank indiannakim
Devon, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been regular customers at the Colosseum for many years and had booked for Valentines day, something we had done before so we knew what to expect! We were wrong! When we arrived we were pointed towards a table which was decorated to its normal high standard and then given a piece of paper and told another one would... More 

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colosseumteignmouth, Owner at The Colosseum, responded to this review

It frustrates me that I have to write a response to your review, as I have already personally explained and apologized to you via email. Your wife and you are aware that Franco ( owner/chef) was seriously ill in hospital and we had to make slight changes to the restaurant, you are also aware that we informed most of our... More 

Teignmouth, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We liked the warm welcome from Lizzie the proprietor and were seated with lots of attention and made feel at home at once. The starters were well put together and Lizzie came around to check all is ok. The main courses again were nicely presented and we were happy with the quality of the food. Only minor thing was that... More 

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1 Thank Jurgen S
Coventry, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Oh my goodness... Superb, friendly, accommodating, hidden gem of little Italy.. Pizza was phenomenal... Please go xx

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1 Thank Amy E

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$23 - US$92
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Regent Street | Teignmouth, Teignmouth TQ14 8SJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Teignmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1626 870000

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