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Below Decks

Unit 4 Beacon Quay, Torquay TQ1 2BG, England
+44 1803 411106
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“mussels” (30 reviews)
“club sandwich” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British, Seafood, International, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Unit 4 Beacon Quay, Torquay TQ1 2BG, England
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Reviewed 13 November 2016

Really pleased with our lunch here. We had sandwiches, the portions were very good and served with extra portions. Very tasty too.

Thank Annie D H
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

The food in BD is lovely and the paella is fantastic, great music and great atmosphere, visit here regularly. Would recommend but best to book as can get extremely busy.

Thank Annie B
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Went two weeks ago could not eat the squid as dark brown and over cooked although some pieces were ok. Maybe left overs from lunch and refried I don't know but not nice. I had fish of the day and my wife had mussels. Mussels...More

2  Thank David S
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Had lunch here today and was not disappointed, friendly staff attentive and welcoming, with the added bonus of sitting outside on this balmy September day. Will certainly visit again and can thorougly recommend Below Decks.

Thank Andrew W
Reviewed 17 September 2016

While visiting Torquay from Canada we ate here several times. The food was fabulous and the service very good! The open air and being on the water was beautiful!

Thank tracypC3249SK
Reviewed 17 September 2016

We were lucky enough to get a table outside on a warm , sunny day but soon found ourselves surrounded by a large line of people queuing for the ferry! There is nothing to separate the ferry queue from the tables in the outside eating...More

1  Thank JourneymanMerseyside
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Only here for a few days for our anniversary and my wife wanted to come here I must admit it was very pleasant sitting in the sunshine watching boats come and go The food we ordered was of good value and tasted good All in...More

Thank Paul D
Reviewed 11 September 2016

This used to be one of my favourite places until it changed owners. I went today and ordered a vegetarian pizza The menu quoted vegetables, tomatoes feta cheese and pesto Sounded good until it arrived It had 6 slim slices of pepper, 1 small onion...More

1  Thank Marga C
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

We have become frequent visitors to BD this year. Each time our visit has been great- whether inside if damp or out in the sunshine overlooking the harbour. Highlights include the mussels (some of the best I have ever had - I like the classic...More

Thank Suzy W
Reviewed 1 September 2016

We had lunch on August Bank Holiday Monday at Below Decks, as a party of six. We ate on the 'deck', a fantastic location right on the marina with great views. The vegetarian selection was good - 'bar' food, but the sweet potato veggie burger...More

Thank Stu-and-Helen
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Unit 4 Beacon Quay, Torquay TQ1 2BG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Torquay
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 411106
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