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Burridge's Cafe Tearooms

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8 Victoria Parade, Torquay TQ1 2BB, England
+44 1803 213964
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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564 reviews
237 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 417 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

Chose to have a coffee here as the restaurant was very appealing. We certainly enjoyed our coffees in a relaxed setting. The cost was reasonable and we will definitely return.

Thank PhilB505
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196 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 205 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

This place is a delight. We enjoyed beautiful sandwiches of cheese and another of tuna - lovely hand cut fresh bread with a tasty dressed salad satisfied the needs of two hungry guys. Service was friendly and the place is spotless - reading other recent reviews on this site do not reflect at all on my visit.

Thank foodlover079
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

Went for lunch in early October. The cafe was lovely and clean and tidy Ordered Ploughmans (£8) and Soup of the day. Portion size very very disappointed - Ploughmans menu stated pork pie, pickled onions, ham, cheese, salad and bread. Well porkpie was half a MINI pork pie - pickled onions were 5 'silver onions'. Ham - just one slice... More 

Thank davidbrown21
Caterham, United Kingdom
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194 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

Popped in for a cup of tea and a cake. My wife has a slight nut allergy so when ordering she asked if the carrot cake was nut free, yes she was informed it was. Upon arrival at our table it was clearly obvious that it was not nut free as it had nuts on top. My cherry bakewell tart... More 

Thank Hairyworf1
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253 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 165 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

Having lunched at Burridges several times over the last couple of years when in Torquay, we were disappointed to notice that little changes had been made which were not, in our opinion, for the better. Firstly, we had to ask for our table to be cleared and wiped but our sandwiches and tea had been served before it was cleaned... More 

Thank JourneymanMerseyside
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

What initially seemed to be a friendly homely place quickly turned into the worse experience of hospitality in quite some time. The smiling and accommodating waitress at the till took our take-away order of cream tea and savoury sandwiches with no trouble at all. However, a short while later, a different, very stoned face waitress handed us our our order.... More 

2 Thank Chloe_Syl
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Found ourselves a window seat in this delightful teashop and ordered a Burridges High Tea and a Gentleman's High Tea. They came very quickly and didn't disappoint. A lovely mix of savoury and sweet food and a wonderful pot of loose leaf tea to wash it down. The staff were very pleasant and very pleased to help. I very much... More 

1 Thank Simon H
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Had a coffee and a bacon sarnie. Bacon was nice and crispy. The coffee (decafe latte) was the best I have ever tasted but was very small. Lady serving was lovely. Excellent location right on the harbour.

Thank Kayleigh F
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28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Fantastic food and service in a perfect spot. Sat outside to each freshly made sandwiches. Friendly staff. Very clean with toilets....highly recommended

1 Thank 19081995
Langport, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

Returned to Burridges Tea Rooms recently on a very blustery afternoon and they were happy to welcome us and our dog inside, to enjoy a hot cuppa of 'proper' Tea served in china cups and a slice of delicious homemade Carrot cake. Burridges also do lunches and cream Teas. A 'must' do on a visit to Torquay.

Thank Tuathalain3255

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$2 - US$12
Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Victoria Parade, Torquay TQ1 2BB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Torquay
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 213964

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?