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Lily's Restaurant and Tea Rooms

9 Torquay Road, Paignton TQ3 3DU, England
+44 1803 557527
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“lunch” (17 reviews)
“scones” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
9 Torquay Road, Paignton TQ3 3DU, England
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Reviewed 22 December 2017

We went in here with an air of slightly smug irony (all the chintz, patterned carpet, blue rinses and doilies) and left with our tails between our legs, having been reminded of the importance of good old-fashioned quality and service. You won't find cutting edge...More

Thank MaggieDon
Reviewed 7 December 2017

This restaurant is top quality in every possible way.The atmosphere is very relaxing and friendly,the food is top quality and served by Imagen and Ashton who are efficient friendly and very caring for their customers which makes this place a 5 star establishment.There is another...More

Thank James C
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Called in to lilys restaurant on 23/10/2017.what a gem to find.five of us had breakfast,absolutely amazing.the cleanliness and the staff were brilliant.very polite and attentive.the breakfasts were freshly cooked ,whow, what a breakfast,piping hot and served on very hot plates also.can only very highly recommend,absolutely...More

Thank christopherhuston
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Popped in here on our travels. Lovely efficient staff. Food was great, ham eggs and chips, plaice and chips and lamb roast. All cooked beautifully. Thank you .

Thank Mackfamily2013
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Excellent lunch .. quality, well cooked and nicely presented .. all served by friendly staff .. most enjoyable and will go again

Thank Herby222
Reviewed 14 October 2017

We were in need of a snack so called into the tea room. The two cream teas we had were really excellent. Good service from friendly staff, reasonable prices and a nice environment.

Thank John1538
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

A clean, extremely pleasant location. The breakfast is excellent, nicely presented and cooked. Service is very good and professional. It is friendly without being intrusive. Highly recommend.

Thank disgruntledman54
Reviewed 12 September 2017

We have been using this establishment over a long period now and recommend it for the senior citizens, as it is quiet and very friendly.

Thank Mike T
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Had a cream tea whilst on a break from the hassles of life. Warm welcome and seated immediately. Full of the older generation so knew it was good. Waitress took our order straight away and within minutes our cream tea arrived. It was delicious! The...More

1  Thank Phil41yellow
Reviewed 18 August 2017

This restaurant is home from home.The food is superb and plentiful and at reasonable prices.The chef is not frightened to show his face and speak to his customers. The waitresses go out of their way to to ensure you enjoy your visit,they are both friendly...More

2  Thank James C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Torquay Road, Paignton TQ3 3DU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Paignton
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 557527
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