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Man Fridays Seafood Restaurant

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22 Victoria Parade, Torquay TQ1 2BB, England
+44 1803 296416
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West Sussex
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked a table on a Sunday evening and had a superb meal. the staff are extremely friendly and helpful. If you are in Torquay you should make time to enjoy teh very fresh seafood on offer.

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Devon
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I am not really one for seafood, but having been to Man Friday's, I think I probably hadn't been to the right restaurants before. I had the prawns to start, and sea bass for my main course. The lovely waitress recommended the dish and what a lovely dish it was! My friends had a seafood platter, and the restaurant definitely... More 

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England
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117 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

When visiting a seaside town like this you really must sample the local fish and seafood and we found this restaurant online. As it was at the end of the season, the opening hours were more restricted, so we booked on a Wednesday night, but it was still really busy. Food was of a very high quality, even though some... More 

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Torquay, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Celebrating a birthday for a friend of the older generation we had a fabulous time. Great choice of food that was well presented with nice polite unintrusive service. Wonderful views of the harbour and a lovely calm atmosphere in the restaurant. Would definitely go again. As a local Torquinian I can't believe I hadn't heard of or eaten here before.... More 

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Grantham, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2017

For seafood lovers this is a must. Fantastic choice of dishes. We had the lobster Thermidor which was delicious and the presentation was lovely. The staff very friendly and helpful. Booking is a must to avoid disappointment

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Colnbrook
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

This is a lovely restaurant that sell local caught fish from the day boats in the local area. The food and presentation is just the best. Service is good. I would recommend this restaurant to anyone that like sea food.

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Portishead, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Visited this restaurant for first time, bread on table amazing, scallops were melt in the mouth, lobster best I've eaten and baked peaches with ice cream delicious. Would certainly recommend a visit.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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568 reviews
335 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 204 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Been here a couple of times for dinner where the food and service have been excellent. You get the house garlic bread to start which is a hand baked loaf of bread served with a baked garlic bulb and butter - great combination. Main course first time was the hake with garlic, ginger and chilli - fantastic flavours and everything... More 

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Camborne, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017

this was a first visit, which we found by chance. The service was very good from the moment we arrived. The food was so good, an amazing variety of seafood and fish all cooked and presented beautifully. Maybe a little on the expensive side but well worth it. Would go back again to have one of the seafood platters which... More 

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plymouth
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Myself and my hubby stayed in Torquay for the evening on Sunday 19 Feb we both wanted to enjoy a seafood meal, we were recommended to man Fridays.. well we can only give a great review on the whole experience... the food was outstanding and so much of it including sea food, potatos and lots of veg... the service was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?