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Man Fridays Seafood Restaurant

22 Victoria Parade, Torquay TQ1 2BB, England
+44 1803 296416
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good15%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“seafood platter” (76 reviews)
“potatoes” (106 reviews)
“crab” (61 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
22 Victoria Parade, Torquay TQ1 2BB, England
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Reviewed today via mobile

Wow, it was fantastic. We had the fish pie to share for a starter. Huge chunks of fish including lobster and a lovely sauce. The platter for one was fabulous and included lobster, crab, calamari, prawns, salmon, scallops and langostines. The sea bass for main...More

Thank Cazzalina75
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant serves the best food I have ever eaten in my life I have to say absolutely exquisite

Thank d220757g
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been tonight. Had seafood platter for two. Disappointed. Nothing fresh. Counted around the plate, Iceland prawns, morrisons razor clams, etc... lobster not fresh or over cooked. Crab was one claw each and some legs? Squid, scallops not good. After talking to to staff was given...More

1  Thank David S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First of all top marks for the staff very pleasant but not over the top , the food was absolutely lip smackingly fantastic definitely would say go 🤓

Thank mrpainter76
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ate here, not once but twice this weekend, absolutely wonderful, a hidden gem on the Torquay harbourside, but easy to find if you know what you are looking for. The restaurant itself is upstairs with a great view over the harbour, spotlessly clean, nicely lit...More

Thank jameset2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I had dinner after recommendations from friends. It has an extensive menu based around seafood which is very impressive. The restaurant was fairly quiet but had a good atmosphere regardless; first impressions were very good. We both had a starter and main...More

Thank keitharmstrong
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here with friends from mdl harbour whom recommended it, service was average and the food was too, best thing was the view, stunning views over the harbour

Thank Shurwood
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

firstly the starter was good to excellent. good start however two of the main courses were delivered to the wrong table making 2 of our party of 8 have to wait 20 minutes we were embarrassed as the other six of us had ours. My...More

Thank Ian A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our first trip to Torquay and we were recomended this place. The staff were lovely and welcoming and food was fantastic. My partner had the mussels and prawn combo in a hoi sin and pak choi sauce, the combination the the mussels and the Chinese...More

Thank isobel0196
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We popped in on the off chance hoping to get a table for two last Saturday but they were fully booked. However, the staff were really accommodating and managed to squeeze us in if we were finished by 8.15 which we were happy to do....More

Thank ChristinaBirtles
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29 July 2018|
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Response from jeffdrew2017 | Reviewed this property |
Child friendly yes and pushchairs can be carried up the stairs. Wheel chairs NO as the stairs are too steep.
29 July 2018|
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Response from Flyer147907 | Reviewed this property |
I would say no for wheelchairs as it’s a steep staircase up to the restaurant with no lift. I can’t say that it’s easy for pushchairs either to be honest. It’s quite a compact seating area and not a lot of space.
Jonathan C
4 February 2018|
Response from Orbslos | Reviewed this property |
I should think fresh
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Victoria Parade, Torquay TQ1 2BB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Torquay
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 296416
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