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Memories Bistro

68 Fore Street | St. Marychurch, Torquay TQ1 4LX, England
+44 1803 322224
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Overview
  • Excellent95%
  • Very good3%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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CUISINES
Seafood, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
68 Fore Street | St. Marychurch, Torquay TQ1 4LX, England
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Reviewed 20 June 2016

Simply one of my favourite places, lovely home cooked food and amazing puddings with friendly personal service - maybe I should keep it secret!

Thank Michael H
gordonw21, Owner at Memories Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2016

Thank you Michael H for taking the time to post us a very nice review, we're glad you never kept it a secret. Gordon & Hazel

Reviewed 19 June 2016

We never tire of this great little bistro, food and service is always first class.We have tried everything on the menu and never been disapointed

Thank Elizabeth T
gordonw21, Owner at Memories Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2016

Thank you Elizabeth T for your amazing review. Gordon & Hazel

Reviewed 25 May 2016

We were staying in the Seabreeze in Babbacombe and were lucky enough to get a reservation in Memories. Hazel was a wonderful host and Gordon prepared some of the nicest food i've had in a long time. Top class food for a lot cheaper than...More

1  Thank CardiffTrini
gordonw21, Owner at Memories Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2016

Many thanks CardifTrini for taking the time to write us a fantastic review. Gordon & Hazel

Reviewed 24 May 2016

This restaurant is a little gem! I have been to this restaurant twice, and both times I have never been disappointed! Fresh produce, beautifully cooked and well presented, and by the way tastes fantastic. The Scallops are amazing, and if you like fish, then you...More

1  Thank Roger L
gordonw21, Owner at Memories Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2016

Thank you Roger L for your really nice review, It is so nice for us to read such praise. Gordon & Hazel

Reviewed 24 May 2016

First point: you must book, normally weeks in advance. The room is small but welcoming. When we arrived the atmosphere was happy and lively. Hazel was as lovely as ever and the food was excellent. Don't want to gush but we just loved the whole...More

2  Thank ScouseEd
gordonw21, Owner at Memories Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2016

Thank you ScouseEd, for your very complimentary review, it is so nice for us to read such praise. Gordon & Hazel

Reviewed 17 May 2016

I have been many times over the years. I have now moved away from the bay but I am very excited to be celebrating a special occasion at memories on Friday. Looking forward to reliving memories at Memories

2  Thank moiramcgregor
gordonw21, Owner at Memories Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2016

Thank you moiramcgregor, for your very nice comments, it was so nice to see you again. Gordon & Hazel

Reviewed 14 May 2016

We have been going to Memories Bistro for several years now. The standard and quality of the food is hard to beat. The price is very reasonable and Hazel and Gordon are very hospitable. You have to book several weeks in advance which speaks for...More

1  Thank Gary S
gordonw21, Owner at Memories Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2016

Thank you Gary S for your very high praise. Gordon & Hazel

Reviewed 7 May 2016

Visited here after reading the reviews on Tripadvisor , yesterday. Wow it lived up to all the good reviews and more. I had forgotten how good really food can be. The taste buds got a shock, Yummie Yummie . I had the soup of the...More

1  Thank Barry-Jang
gordonw21, Owner at Memories Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2016

Thank you Barry-Jang for your fantastic review, we were so glad to read that you really enjoyed your evening with us, Gordon & Hazel

Reviewed 2 May 2016

We have been wanting to go to this restaurant for ages but it was always fully booked. When we eventually made it we were not disappointed. Lovely home-made salmon fishcakes and very tasty beef and mushrooms in an adorable sauce. Served with fresh vegetables. Lovely...More

Thank Geoff G
gordonw21, Owner at Memories Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2016

Thank you Geoff G for your very nice review, we're glad to hear that you enjoyed your evening with us. Gordon & Hazel

Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

We booked well in advance after seeing Memories in trip advisor. So glad we did, Hazel was wonderful made every diner feel special and welcome. The food was exceptional. The restaurant is called Memories and I now understand why, it is full of old items...More

1  Thank Purpleskimp
gordonw21, Owner at Memories Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2016

Many thanks Purpleskimp for writing us a very nice review, It is so nice to hear that you enjoyed our atmosphere as well as our food. Gordon & Hazel

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jjamesSalisbury
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Response from Keithyb63 | Reviewed this property |
There is parking in the street just behind also and this allows for easy access. My wife is disabled and she manages fine from here.
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Melissa C
6 June 2016|
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Response from Chris b | Reviewed this property |
We went tonight and they had a couple delicious sounding vegetarian options
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Elizabeth P
13 April 2016|
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Response from Eddie W | Reviewed this property |
Same as Stephen K said. They only open on Friday and Saturday evenings, probably from around 6pm. This is one very popular small restaurant with excellent food and service. It pays to book well in advance, although you... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$16 - US$35
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 68 Fore Street | St. Marychurch, Torquay TQ1 4LX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Torquay
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 322224
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