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The Fountain - CLOSED

5 Ilsham Road | Wellswood, Torquay TQ1 2JG, England
+44 1803 290855
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good16%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible14%
25 Oct 2014
“Sad”
10 Sep 2014
“Amazingly good value”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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5 Ilsham Road | Wellswood, Torquay TQ1 2JG, England
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1 - 10 of 68 reviews

Reviewed 25 October 2014

Really sad to see that this restaurant is not now open. Not sure why this has happened but the restaurant will be missed

Date of visit: October 2014
1  Thank jennadevon
Reviewed 10 September 2014

We went as a party of 4 on a Saturday night. They were quite busy and the service was admittedly a little slow although very friendly. We all had the 3 course "set" menu although even with that we were spoilt for choice. Not gourmet,...More

Date of visit: September 2014
Thank Andrew893
Reviewed 10 August 2014

We booked as a party of 4 and when we arrived we were apologetically told that the booking should not have been accepted since there was a large group in that evening. W e feared the worst, but need not have been worried. We were...More

Date of visit: July 2014
Thank cmwdevon
Reviewed 5 August 2014

We ate for the first time this evening and it won't be the last. While the food isn't modern it is really good. Really wholesome, fresh and full of taste. Really good portions, served well. Really can't understand any criticisms of this place. Really friendly...More

Date of visit: August 2014
Thank Peter M
Reviewed 26 July 2014 via mobile

Mother in law eats here regularly and enjoys it. Food very good - difficult to fault. But service lacking. Table of people arriving after us had their order taken first then waitress spent ages talking to them while we waited. Eventually we asked her to...More

Date of visit: July 2014
Thank RollsRoyceOxford
Reviewed 18 June 2014

Decided to pop in midweek on a wet Thursday evening in May. Doesn't look much from outside and they seem to focus on their 2 or 3 course set menu, (£11.95/£12.95) so no A la Carte menu obvious from outside. Was quite quiet but there...More

Date of visit: May 2014
Thank fayerss
Reviewed 15 April 2014

I have now been to this restaurant twice with a group of friends.as we were a large group we ordered in advance and the meals all arrived together and were hot and well presented. I would recommend this restaurant in Wellswood.

Date of visit: March 2014
1  Thank jennadevon
Reviewed 5 March 2014

Went for a family celebration it was on a Monday so the place was very quiet but have to say we had the most succulent steaks, i agree the decor is maybe a little dated but can honestly say i think the food more than...More

Date of visit: February 2014
Thank joyrider24
Reviewed 15 February 2014

I cannot fault the food at all at the restaurant it was amazing! However, that's where the praise ends. We went for a valentines dinner and the service was appalling. We arrived and were ignored and were eventually pointed to our table. This would have...More

Date of visit: February 2014
1  Thank Adbovey
Reviewed 9 February 2014

15 of us celebrated a late works Christmas Dinner. We pre-ordered. All the food was served hot and extremely tasty. The owners and staff were very friendly and helpful. The Henry VIII steak was excellent. You hardly needed your knife! Everyone enjoyed their meals. Would...More

Date of visit: February 2014
Thank Cindy H
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  • Address: 5 Ilsham Road | Wellswood, Torquay TQ1 2JG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Torquay
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 290855
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