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The Hole In The Wall

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$$ - $$$
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6 Park Lane, Torquay TQ1 2AU, England
+44 1803 200755
11:30 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 00:00
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Very quirky and quaint.It isOld but that what makes it quirky.great staff..It was a must see while there..not too busy but started to fill up.Need to look for it nearly missed it ,snuggly up a straight.

Thank DarenGail
Southampton, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Found this place by chance and what a fantastic find. Steeped in history, your be amazed the moment you walk in. Popped in for a quick drink and were greeted warmly by the Landlady. Very friendly regulars. great selection of drinks and the food menu was quite varied and of reasonably priced. This is without doubt the best Pub in... More 

Thank Andy H
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Our visit to Torquay coincided with a Young Farmers convention so our search for a quiet drink was a challenge! I'd heard about this pub and had a rough idea where to find it. A sign outside read "NO HENS, NO STAGS AND NO YOUNG FARMERS!" LOL! It's a very old and basic bar but the staff were super friendly... More 

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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The Hole in the Wall is a very old building with low ceilings and heaps of atmosphere. It's a traditional British pub serving good pub grub. Its is a couple of pounds a head more than the cheaper end but having said that, well worth the investment. They keep a couple of good real ales and a tasty draught cider.... More 

Thank Nick-and-Chen
Andover, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Fantastic little pub with a very warm welcome. So good we popped in at lunchtime Easter Saturday and went back the same evening. Will certainly be visiting again next time in Torquay

Thank GS2401
Aylesbury, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Interesting pub loverly atmosphere the food excellent definitely another visit is on the cards. Great staff very helpful

Thank Denise O
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106 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This was recommended by The Marstan where we were staying. We had an excllent meal here after visiting for a drink on our first evening. We booked and got the last table for the Saturday night. The place has a lovely homely feel and the staff are so proud you can tell. The service was very good to say they... More 

Thank Vici W
The Villages, Florida
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52 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I went during the day for a late lunch. friendly staff and good food. I had a ploughman's lunch. wine, cheese and salad.

Thank Chubbyfeet
Köping, Västmanlands Län, Sweden
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286 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an really old pub with all the ingidience you want as an visitor. Friendly and genuine atmosphere, a large selection of beer and a authentic pub feeling

Thank Michael A
Torquay, England, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Popped in for some dinner, was not disappointed, Large selection of drinks, decent menu. Shame to see Dave is retiring. Hopefully the next owners will keep the high standard this place deserves.

Thank Daniel H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Cheap Eats, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Park Lane, Torquay TQ1 2AU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Torquay
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 200755

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