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Seamus O' Donnells Torquay

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Great Pub

Lovely little Irish pub over looking the Bay. Made this my drinking hole every night while I had my... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
David W
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Really good!

I stayed in Torquay 3 weeks for a studying experience abroad and this was one of my favourite... read more

Reviewed August 19, 2018
Rome, Italy
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28 Victoria Parade, Torquay TQ1 2BB, England
+44 1803 211855
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We called in on a Thursday evening to find the place alive thanks to an Irish duo that were playing. They were very entertaining and the pub had a good atmosphere.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went in on a Thursday night and Black Jack Davey was on, we did not know what to expect but it was one of the best nights we have had in years and its free! this bloke is hilarious, taking the mickey out of...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely little Irish pub over looking the Bay. Made this my drinking hole every night while I had my short break in Torquay. Excellent drinks and great entertainment. Especialy on Tuesday never laughed so much for ages. (and a good singer) Great for the crack!

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Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

Found the barmaid extremely rude but The entertainment was good . Talent night but the ruined night by aggressive attitude of barmaid dealing with an issue which could have been handled a lot better.

Thank Deborah C
Reviewed August 19, 2018

I stayed in Torquay 3 weeks for a studying experience abroad and this was one of my favourite places. Lovely little pub situated on the harbourside, the ideal for spending a nice evening with your group of friends drinking a really good pint of Guinnes....More

1  Thank Vanessa2802
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

What a wee gem this pub is, nice staff, good food, drinks reasonably priced. Entertainment was good, we just couldn't keep away. 1 night we couldn't get a seat so tried another pub which was dull & lifeless in comparison !! & charged £3 more...More

Thank Roberta G
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

Nice pub with a good view of harbour made even better with the entertainment of Irish folk singer and risque comedian, black Jack Davey.

Thank simonpage1
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

We popped in here a few times whilst in Torquay. Each time the Guinness was spot on and you can sample other local ales without any obligation to buying. Our last visit to this popular pub included listening to a very good singer who did...More

1  Thank PaulB27August
Reviewed August 5, 2018

Spent a week on holiday in Torquay and after eating elsewhere we would head here for a drink before bed - well that was the plan! Ended up there each night for 3 or 4 drinks. You could sit outside and watch the world go...More

Thank Michelle J
Reviewed June 6, 2018 via mobile

What a gem of a place to find. Whilst walking around the marina the sound of Irish music across the bay. Enticed us to look. We entered the pub and it was “rocking” a great atmosphere a very talented Irish entertainer. And lots of happy...More

1  Thank Distaste
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September 2, 2018|
Response from PaulB27August | Reviewed this property |
I believe that there's entertainment on most nights
August 29, 2018|
Response from kickabuck | Reviewed this property |
Hi Judith, they have a notice board outside with the weekly acts on, just give them a ring if you are outside Torquay, its best to see Black Jack Davey though, he is brilliant, he is on Tuesdays and Thursdays at the... More
August 23, 2018|
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Response from sashaDevon | Reviewed this property |
We were there March/April they had live entertainment on the Friday/Saturday evenings, great atmosphere and friendly bar. I'm sorry but have not been there in Sept so can't help you anymore. Enjoy