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Seamus O' Donnells Torquay

28 Victoria Parade, Torquay TQ1 2BB, England
+44 1803 211855
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I visited this pub a few years ago on a lads night out and watched Black Jack Davey - what a night... read more

Reviewed 1 January 2018
AMH1969
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Torquay, United Kingdom
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Fab pub

Popped in as we heard the singer as we walked by ... buzzing in there ( and we had walked past many... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2017
Rachel R
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28 Victoria Parade, Torquay TQ1 2BB, England
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Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

I visited this pub a few years ago on a lads night out and watched Black Jack Davey - what a night that was! Had never been back since and not for any negative reason. Went for a walk along the harbour with the missus...More

Thank AMH1969
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Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Popped in as we heard the singer as we walked by ... buzzing in there ( and we had walked past many empty pubs at 10pm on a Saturday) great atmosphere , mixed crowd all enjoying the music and dancing

Thank Rachel R
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Reviewed 9 October 2017

Saturday 7th October...Heard the singer and thought we'd have a nosey. So glad we did. Wow could he sing!!! Great pub just like they used to be. We're in our 40s and this is what we call a 'proper' pub, full to the rafters with...More

Thank Niki H
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Reviewed 30 September 2017

We stumbled across this little gem whilst walking around Torquay harbour, and what a pub with character. We bought a bottle of wine (£11.99) and sat in the outdoor seating area which is on the harbour front. As the autumn sun shone, we really enjoyed...More

Thank Rita P
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

Stumbled upon this wonderful public house in need of liquid refreshment! I was not disappointed with my Guinness. The best pint I'd had in a long time and on par with that which is served in Dublin. Wonderful. As an entertainment venue? Good old fashioned,...More

Thank Chris T
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Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

This is a pub and a half ! Old school drinking pub with lot of character really good Irish bar with acts on after 9pm it's the place to be especially on a Tuesday to watch BLACK JACK DAVEY you'll not have a better night...More

Thank Bryan C
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Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Popped in during a random afternoon, came back later because the entertainment listed sounded good. We had a brilliant time, the act literally had us in fits of laughter. Drinks were good value... Buy one, get another one at for same price... All round very...More

Thank SalManela
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Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Visited a couple of times. Bar staff very friendly and quick to serve. Karaoke on a Thursday night. Enjoyed our drinks there.

Thank spiv005
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Reviewed 7 August 2017

Stopped for a drink on a very sunny Saturday afternoon in august and were lucky enough to get a table outside, spent most of the afternoon and early evening here and really enjoyed, good beer reasonable prices for the location.

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Reviewed 11 July 2017

This is second time we have seen Black Jack Davey here and was very enjoyable though not for the easily offended .This pub offers music or Karaoke throughout the week but need to get in early to secure a seat .It is a well run...More

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