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Chelston Manor

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Old Mill Road, Torquay, England
+44 1803 411022
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12:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 22:30
Mon 16:30 - 22:00
Tue - Fri 12:00 - 23:00
Sat 12:00 - 23:30
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Showing 172: English reviews
Paignton, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

A business meeting for 10 of us in the front room. Good food good service. Recommended to any one who needs a private room with food.

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Thank Nathan H
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The review by the guy with the boisterous family and the follow up reviews made me want to go see for myself. Fantastic food, great environment, can't fault the place. Plenty of space really nicely laid out. At least three staff behind the bar on hand every time I looked. This place should be far higher up the ratings than... More 

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Thank Darren F
Totnes, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I used to come here years ago, but hadn't visited in a long time after a decline in standards. I heard there were new proprietors and that things had changed dramatically for the better.... so decided to give it a go. I was not disappointed! On entering, I could see that the place has been given a complete makeover. It... More 

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Thank Sharon G
Torquay, United Kingdom
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306 reviews
186 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had friends down for the week end,and had booked a table for four,when we arrived the car park was packed,and when we walked in A very large childrens party in progress Oh NO !!,but not a problem we were given a table in another room all ready set up for us, VERY friendly, helpful girls, varied menu, good HOT... More 

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Thank Orbslos
Torquay, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I was at Chelston Manor on the Sunday that Jonny L was in with his family and his group of 'family' were clearly out of control, had too much to drink and the landlord, who had been decorating, asked them politely to please ask the children to quieten down, I could see people leaving, but the group became aggressive and... More 

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Thank AMH1969
Bristol, United Kingdom
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136 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017

Hotel & Restaurant, however only went for a coffee break, great venue god coffee, this hotel has many events throughout the year, worth trying some

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Thank Johng59
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

If a relaxing Sunday lunch with your family is what you're seeking then please look elsewhere. After eating our lunch with our friends and children (party of 7) the owner dressed in a paint stained tracksuit stinking of alcohol asked us to leave and escorted us off the premises because our 3 children who were sat on the floor colouring... More 

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1 Thank Jonny L
Jessica X, Owner at Chelston Manor, responded to this review

Wow, what a case of over reaction and out and out fiction. I thought I must be a character from a Rohl Dahl book and you being Rohl Dahl. To set a few things straight - Yes I was in trackies and working gear, I was operating a chainsaw - as I'm sure your aware everyone does whilst half drunk.... More 

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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

I went in early December for a Sunday roast and found the meal excellent and staff and service was fantastic despite it being very busy. The Armstrong family and staff work tirelessly to ensure your stay is as you'd expect. Thank You to you and your staff

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Thank Michael C
Torquay, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

I brought my brother and his family here over the Christmas break. We hadn't booked, and really wanted to be near the fire. The staff remembered this, and when a table was free, moved us. I've eaten here a lot, so was confident all our meals from the children's whole tail scampi to our lasagne, pulled pork and burger would... More 

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Thank catherinedR1497PQ
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Went out with friend for dinner thurs night. Enjoyed the food ,we both had belly pork warm and cosy lovely night.

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Thank George D

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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 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Cheap Eats, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:30
Monday
16:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Old Mill Road, Torquay, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Torquay
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 411022

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?