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38 Torwood Street, Torquay TQ1 1EB, England
+44 1803 293430
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Italian, European, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
38 Torwood Street, Torquay TQ1 1EB, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Very good Italian restaurant, make sure you book in case you can’t get in as it’s both popular with locals and visitors. Never had a bad meal there, very good service, good food, the steaks look fabulous, and the fish is delightful. If you are...More

Thank RoseAnna H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took the two course set meal. That proved a good choice and the availability of Gluten Free options was much appreciated. We shared two starters, mushrooms and mixed meats, and both were tasty. Mains, pork and fish, were again very tasty and well presented....More

Thank ipaulgardner
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our second visit of the year as we both love to sit by the window and enjoy the really good food and the jovial staff. I would always recommend the Antipasti for starters, a very good selection. The Sicilian house white wine is excellent we...More

Thank Ken H
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

My second visit to Biancos..the food here is beautiful & fresh and will always give 100% for that Unfortunately this time I found the staff to be rude and felt my meal was very rushed Plates were cleared away before we barely had time to...More

Thank Nickyphoto
Reviewed 21 October 2017

I am always a bit wary when someone says there is a very good Italian restaurant down the road, like so many things in life it is often just a pastiche of the real thing. Biancos is a near what you would find in Italy,...More

Thank wiggiatlarge
Reviewed 19 October 2017

Lovely restaurant, pleasant and helpful staff. I had planned to order Italian food but chose a fillet steak instead. Cooked to perfection with a wonderful sauce. The starter and puddings were also good - I has a crepe with cointreau. Lovely. The staff made sure...More

Thank Bella2009Midlands
Reviewed 18 October 2017

And always such good service, a very popular venue for an evening meal, emphasis on Italian. Specials Board is always worth a look. Very good house Red. Sea Food & Steak always reliable. try Gambioni with about 10 huge Gambas in garlic & herbs, a...More

Thank sue c
Reviewed 9 October 2017

I recently organised for a group of 27 people to have a meal in the upstairs part of the restaurant which we completely had to ourselves. As we were a very large group we pre-ordered our meals in advance which helped the excellent staff serve...More

1  Thank Nigel B
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

We visited this lovely restaurant and were made welcome from the time we arrived until we left. The staff were pleasant and courteous. The food was excellent. We had a lovely evening and we would highly recommend it.

Thank mardoc2017
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Booked for a Tuesday night meal , and was very impressed with the food quality ,and the service . The menu choice was excellent ,the prices were very reasonable ,and with the midweek menu offering starter and main and a bottle of wine for £21.00...More

Thank davidr1066
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Sophie W
10 February 2017|
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Response from MAURO P | Property representative |
Unfortunately we do not allow dogs in the restaurant however I have another restaurant nearby called "Amici " where we have a lovely outdoor area which is very suitable for dogs (weather permitting) Open all day from... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38 Torwood Street, Torquay TQ1 1EB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Torquay
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 293430
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