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Devon Dumpling

$$ - $$$, British,
108 Shiplay Lane | Shiphay, Torquay TQ2 7BY, England
+44 1803 613465
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good21%
  • Average10%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible11%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
108 Shiplay Lane | Shiphay, Torquay TQ2 7BY, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This review is written with great sadness and I think the establishment has been greedy in cramming people in to make maximum profit at the cost of good timely service. We arrived on time at 7pm our starters arrived at 8.15 and then waited a...More

Thank Roly66Knight
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not reviewed the Dumpling for a couple of years and was there for a meal one Saturday night recently. It was brilliant with lots of atmosphere, good drink and good, honest food. If you want a quiet meal this is not the place for you...More

1  Thank Barry B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I’m afraid to say my meal was cold when it was served. Complaint made, apology given, food replaced, unfortunately with an even colder one. I just got up and left.

Thank Mark K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went for my birthday lunch today with family, ordered food at 1 which included 3 starters which came quite quickly. However we did not get the main meals until gone 2.30 and that was only when my brother went and asked where our meals were....More

Thank SunnycyprusDevon
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

This pub is amazing great food good lovely atmosphere staff are very friendly and the beer garden is beautiful well worth a visit I go here quiet a lot can t beat it

Thank Susan J
Reviewed 26 October 2017

We popped in the Devon dumpling not knowing what to expect and well what a treat, the service was friendly, the pub clean and welcoming, it was a Monday evening, it was busy but managed to be seated fine. The food was lovely, good portion...More

Thank mralbion1
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

A local pub in the nicest sense. Good and varied food at reasonable prices, wide selection of all types of drinks, friendly and eclectic mix of customers, all in a traditional looking, warm surroundings. Not "gastro", not corporate and not many left like it now.

1  Thank exloafer
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Bustling and animated local pub with pleasant old fashioned ambience. Reasonably priced good food, varied menu caters for all tastes. Good choice of draught ales as well as full range of other drinks. Exterior area for nice days. Free car park. Bit of a gem...More

Thank william s
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Very pleasantly surprised, booked for 10 & was expecting pub grub. 5 of us had Hake from the specials board - oven roasted fillet topped with king prawns & garlic butter served with buttery crushed portatoes & asparagus, absolutely delicious. 3 had ham & leek...More

Thank sue c
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Visited as a group of 4 and quickly seated. The roast is fab with massive Yorkshire puddings. Looking forward to another Sunday visit.

Thank gibletts
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 108 Shiplay Lane | Shiphay, Torquay TQ2 7BY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Torquay
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 613465
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