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Harbour Kitchen

16 Victoria Parade, Torquay TQ1 2BB, England
+44 1803 211075
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Bar, Seafood, British, European, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
16 Victoria Parade, Torquay TQ1 2BB, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We booked online for lunch and got an email confirmation. But when we arrived at the restaurant it was all closed up. This would have been our 8th visit - never going there again.

1  Thank PPPPPpatrick
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked online for Mum's Birthday, received e mail confirmation, turned up to find scruffy poster on door saying Shut for Refurbishment, uneaten food on tables and paint tins everywhere. Good on you for freshening place up but might be a good idea to let customers...More

1  Thank Emma C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I was recommended to this place. But unfortunately we won’t be recommending this place. We shared a starter which was the sauce was lovely it was prawns and scallops but didn’t find any scallops. We was previously told they had no scallops...More

1  Thank hughesl01
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came to Torquay for a short stay over new year's. We love fish so after reading reviews felt Harbour Kitchen was a must for our new year's eve supper! We were not disappointed. All our fish was cooked to perefection. We knew when our...More

Thank jme1967e
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

OK so I gave this place a pretty poor review the last time, and I do still stand by my comments, however I returned a couple of weeks ago and it was amazing. We did sit upstairs in property chairs and not bar stools, food...More

Thank princess s
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really good evening with customers in December ~ really great food ~ helpful service & good atmosphere. Have used before & will be taking my wife next time, she will enjoy it. We went on a Monday night, before the festive break, they had no...More

Thank robertmB830BT
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We live in Guernsey and have family in Torquay. Our second visit to this restaurant. Outstanding cocktails and food. Excellent service and very efficient and friendly staff. Thank you Tom and your staff for a great evening this week. Look forward to seeing you again...More

Thank Fred W
Reviewed 24 November 2017

Excellent food, good value. Friendly staff. Nice athmosphere once the restaurant filled up. Recommend you make a reservation if going at the weekend as very popular. Nice walk around the harbour area after a lovely meal.

Thank DeeRoc
Reviewed 22 November 2017

This is a lovely little place on the harbourside in Torquay with a bar area downstairs and a small but perfectly formed restaurant upstairs. I had the scallops for starters which were very nice, the fillet steak for mains which was extremely soft and buttery-...More

Thank Matt C
Reviewed 12 November 2017

We recently enjoyed a meal at the Harbour Kitchen. The waitress very kindly gave us a lovely table in the window on the first floor which has fabulous views to match the fantastic food. I enjoyed a scallop and prawn starter and roast hake with...More

Thank Wendy W
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Michelle M
5 October 2017|
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Response from cindy p | Reviewed this property |
It's very noisy on a Saturday pm and inside quite small I wouldn't take a baby there but ring and ask
5 September 2017|
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Response from Leopard12 | Property representative |
Yes we are downstairs.
9 June 2016|
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Response from Caroline S | Reviewed this property |
If waving and catching eyes isn't enough then so be it. There are plenty of other places in Torquay to spend my money. With their kind of arrogance they'd probably deny it anyway.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$22
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Victoria Parade, Torquay TQ1 2BB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Torquay
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 211075
  • E-mail
With a background in Michelin-starred kitchens, the team at Harbour Kitchen aim to bring affordable fine food to everyone. Sitting on Torquay's idyllic harbourside, the restaurant serves a range of expertly crafted European dishes.
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