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The Devon Arms

8-10 Park Lane, Torquay TQ1 2AU, England
+44 1803 361671
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“sunday roast” (11 reviews)
“lamb shank” (3 reviews)
“pie” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly
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LOCATION
8-10 Park Lane, Torquay TQ1 2AU, England
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Reviewed 20 August 2016

My German friends and I were pleasantly surprised by this pub that was right next door to the hole in the wall pub we were frequenting food in this pub was well cooked and was served by pleasant people !!would recommend this pub without doubt...More

Thank Ron B
Jacqui H, Owner at The Devon Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2016

Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoyed your time here. Kind regards The Devon Arms.

Reviewed 18 August 2016

I knew we were onto a winner when I'd emailed the pub to ask if it was ok to bring our dog and the reply I got was very friendly. The pub was easy to find just by dinosaur world up a little road. It...More

1  Thank megholly
Jacqui H, Manager at The Devon Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2016

Thank you for your lovely review. We have found vegetarian meals are on the increase even with meat eaters. We try and accommodate veggie meals on our menu as much as possible but try and keep them as enjoyable "pub grub" meals. You have made...More

Reviewed 18 August 2016

Called in early evening with my husband and 2 kids. Although there was no children's menu, they were happy to serve smaller portions of any adult meal (why don't more places do that, instead of fobbing children off with poor quality junk food?) My elder...More

Thank Sarah D
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

What a gem . Fantastic meal and brilliant service. We wish we'd found you on our first night in Torquay . Lovely starters and main courses .

Thank 16dawsonc
Jacqui H, Manager at The Devon Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2016

Thank you for your kind review. We are glad you enjoyed your visit. We value all reviews to continue improving our services. Kind regards The Devon Arms Team.

Reviewed 15 August 2016

This pug is next to The Hole in the Wall in Park Lane. Looks a bit rough and ready from the outside but you get a warm welcome inside. nice selection of beers and it is child friendly. The Specials board de[pends on what fish...More

Thank 110th
Jacqui H, Owner at The Devon Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2016

Thank you for your review. We value all comments to help us grow. We try and source as much fresh produce as we can and we are very lucky to have a friendly local fisherman to help us. From all at The Devon Arms. ☺

Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

I can imagine this is can be a cosy winter pub...however, we visited early August in the early evening and it was empty, the bar staff were friendly enough but I was served my white wine if a filthy glass.... Not sure I'd return.More

Thank Emma E
Jacqui H, Manager at The Devon Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2016

Thank you for your response we value all reply. We are sorry you had a bad experience. Did you ask the staff to replace your drink? I know they have been trained to look after all customers andn would have done so wliingly. For a...More

Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

The Devon Arms is an old pub i really enjoyed on my visit to Torquay,tucked away up a little side street to me it is a proper English pub not fancy but friendly and a warm welcome from the staff. A good selection of beers...More

Thank Phil P
Jacqui H, Manager at The Devon Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2016

Thank you for your kind review. We are in one of the oldest parts of town so try and stay as traditional as we can. All reviews help us to grow our business. Thank you All at the Devon Arms.

Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Wow what a plc. Off the front yes, but is a must . Food is amazing and best priced I've seen since I got here. The plus for us was the fact they were dog friendly, they're not kidding. This family run gem is a...More

Thank clangton
Jacqui H, Owner at The Devon Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2016

Thank you for your fantastic review. All reviews help us to improve our services and are good for staff moral. We welcome all well behaved dogs children and piratesπŸ˜€πŸ˜€ Kind regards All at The Devon Arms. 😊

Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

One of places near to where we were staying which was dog friendly, we decided to pay a visit. Tucked away from the Main Street, a little traditional pub. Was after 8 when we arrived and we're still serving food. Super friendly staff, we ordered...More

1  Thank Dawnypeace
Jacqui H, Manager at The Devon Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2016

Thank you for your kind review. All reviews help us to grow our business and all the staff get a feel good feeling when they are appreciated. Hope to catch up again Kind regards All at The Devon Arms. 😊😊

Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Not only do they have a tremendously friendly and welcoming atmosphere and brilliant staff, and delicious food... They also run one of the Bays longest running Jam nights every Monday, which is bursting with local talent. They also have some of the Bays best bands...More

1  Thank Lisa S
Jacqui H, Manager at The Devon Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2016

Thank you for your great review. We are very lucky that some of Torbay's finest musicians play here and come back often. We love reviews of all kinds to grow our business. Jam night is our particular favourite nite' and long may it reign. πŸŽΉπŸŽ™πŸŽ΅πŸŽΆπŸŽ€πŸŽ›πŸŽ»πŸŽšπŸ“’πŸ“―πŸŽ§πŸŽΌπŸŽ·πŸŽΉπŸŽΆπŸŽ΅πŸŽ™πŸŽ»πŸŽ€πŸŽ»πŸŽ·πŸŽΉπŸŽΆπŸŽΌπŸŽ§πŸŽšπŸ“―πŸŽ›πŸŽ™πŸŽΊπŸŽ€

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Lesley H
14 November 2017|
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Response from Mandy S | Property representative |
Yes home cooked cauliflower cheese is always served with the roast along with freshly cooked seasonal vegetables. Choice of 3 meats. Yorkshire puds and stuffing and Gravy made from the meat juices. Hope to see you soon... More
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stephan b
20 July 2017|
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Response from Mandy S | Property representative |
Sorry to have not replied before, have only just got control of page. For the future we have live music Monday, Wednesday, Friday and most Saturdays. Acoustic meet up to play and sing along together on a Thursday. Quiz... More
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karen d
7 May 2017|
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Yes they are most welcome.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$3 - US$16
Cuisine
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Friday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8-10 Park Lane, Torquay TQ1 2AU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Torquay
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 361671
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