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Memories Bistro

68 Fore Street | St. Marychurch, Torquay TQ1 4LX, England
+44 1803 322224
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  • Excellent95%
  • Very good3%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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CUISINES
Seafood, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
68 Fore Street | St. Marychurch, Torquay TQ1 4LX, England
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Reviewed 29 February 2016

Joined by friends Chris and Marilyn,who were so jealous they couldn't come with us last time, as before met like old friends and the service and food was superb. We will be back in April for my birthday. 21 again !!!!

Thank Orbslos
gordonw21, Owner at Memories Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2016

Thank you Orbslos It is always a pleasure to serve your party. We look forward to your birthday. Gordon & Hazel

Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

We have been coming here for many years and I've never had a bad meal. Service from Hazel is first class and the food is excellent. Had 14oz Brill on this occasion which was lovely and soup (Garlic & Stilton) fantastic. You need to book...More

1  Thank Spenj37
gordonw21, Owner at Memories Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2016

Many thanks Spenj37 for taking the time to write us a very nice review. Gordon & Hazel

Reviewed 17 February 2016

We love the personal touch and amazing food this bistro has to offer, we have eaten here lots of times when we can get in its not cheap but we have never come out disappointed you have the table for as long as you want...More

Thank emm844
gordonw21, Owner at Memories Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2016

Thank you emm844 for taking the time to write us a very nice positive review, we look forward to your next visit. Gordon & Hazel

Reviewed 14 February 2016

Had a great night out, food and service was top notch yet again, the best fillet steaks we have had in a long time and puddings to die for.

Thank babbs891
gordonw21, Owner at Memories Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2016

Thank you babbs891 it was great to read that you enjoyed your evening with us, we look forward to your next visit. Gordon & Hazel

Reviewed 10 February 2016

We saw good reviews for this little restaurant and booked for a birthday meal. We could not fault it. Everything was perfect - cleanliness, a warm welcome, delicious food and all at reasonable prices too. We had soup of the day which was onion and...More

Thank VAllen_12
gordonw21, Owner at Memories Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2016

Many thanks VAllen_12 for taking the time to write us such a very complimentary review, we were so glad to hear that you really enjoyed yourselves. Gordon & Hazel

Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

An intimate little restaurant with great personal service. Nothing is too much trouble. A great selection of freshly caught fish cooked simply so delicious. Sensible prices too. Will definitely revisit.

1  Thank GillTorquay
gordonw21, Owner at Memories Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2016

Thank you GillTorquay for praising us so highly we are glad to read that you enjoyed our fish dishes, we look forward to your next visit. Gordon & Hazel

Reviewed 29 January 2016

Have been here three times with various friends who are all very regular customers ! The food is simple and good. The atmosphere quiet and welcoming. I particularly like the policy of not taking large parties. The good reputation is reflected by the fact that...More

Thank AMickyfinn
gordonw21, Owner at Memories Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2016

Thank you AMickyfinn for recommending us so highly, it is always a pleasure to serve you and we look forward to your next visit. Gordon & Hazel

Reviewed 25 January 2016

Plan ahead and book in advance, it's so good it's well booked up. Terrific little atmospheric restaurant serving well cooked food, and offering great friendly service. Privately owned, and it shows. Perfect place for cosy meal for two or a small party. Highly recommended. Remains...More

1  Thank Menabouttown
gordonw21, Owner at Memories Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2016

Thank you Menaboutttown, we were so glad to hear that your party really enjoyed themselves. It is nice to know that we are your favourite restaurant in Torquay. Gordon & Hazel

Reviewed 24 January 2016

Lovely little bistro laid back ambience friendly staff good food Unpretentious full of local people who go back again and again We had been looking for somewhere nice since the cockhaven manor Changed hands and the new owners were not up to the old. Think...More

1  Thank les a
gordonw21, Owner at Memories Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2016

Thank you Les a for your review, it was so nice to read that you enjoyed your evening with us and glad to hear that you will become a regular customer, we look forward to seeing you on your next visit. Gordon & Hazel

Reviewed 24 January 2016

Yes we were very lucky to be able to book a table,but is was worth the wait!!!. Friday evening came at last,we were made VERY welcome on arrival by Hazel it was as if we were old friends. The menu was superb also an excellent...More

1  Thank Orbslos
gordonw21, Owner at Memories Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2016

Many thanks Orbslos for taking the time to write us a very complimentary review, we very much look forward to your next visit. Gordon & Hazel

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Melissa C
6 June 2016|
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Response from Chris b | Reviewed this property |
We went tonight and they had a couple delicious sounding vegetarian options
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Elizabeth P
13 April 2016|
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Response from Eddie W | Reviewed this property |
Same as Stephen K said. They only open on Friday and Saturday evenings, probably from around 6pm. This is one very popular small restaurant with excellent food and service. It pays to book well in advance, although you... More
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Neil C
25 June 2015|
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Response from gordonw21 | Property representative |
We always have two options, we currently have Beetroot Bourguignon and Red Pepper & Garden Pea Risotto Cakes with a Roasted Red Pepper sauce.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$16 - US$35
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 68 Fore Street | St. Marychurch, Torquay TQ1 4LX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Torquay
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 322224
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