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Bay Spice

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Eastern European, Halal
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173 St. Marychurch Road | Plainmoor, Torquay TQ1 3HP, England
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Torquay, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

First time ordered. Got order a bit wrong We had ordered enough for two days but threw most away. Some too hot . Lamb chewy. Naan crumbly . Okra undercooked yet old and flabby . Half dips did not arrive They also charge for poppadoms usually! Nah not for us. Not again th thanks

Thank wendy e
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Friendly and knowledgeable staff.Very good value in Monday and Wednesday with included starters.We loved the quality food and spicing, plus fine adjustments to the menu was possible.Excellent.

Thank Dave H
Level Contributor
6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

The best Indian food in the bay, each mouthful is an explosion of flavours. We are always welcomed by all staff upon arrival (Including the owner) and given undivided attention thoughout our visit, not forgetting complimentary liquers at the end of the evening!!

Thank MrsFPaignton
Seoul, South Korea
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74 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

Decent place to sit and the service was prompt and well mannered. The quality of the food was good and it tasted nice too. The price is not too expensive and portions are reasonable. The mix grill and lamb jalfrezi were delicious and worth a try. They have a good choice of starters and vegetable dishes too.

Thank sultan c
Bodmin, United Kingdom
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75 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

My husband and I decided to try Bay Spice while on a mini break, we were not disappointed. We were warmly welcomed and shown to our table. Service was prompt and the young lad in training was very sweet and attentive as were all the staff. The food was fresh, hot and extremely tasty, couldn't fault a thing. We will... More 

Thank MrsCW1982
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Lovely Indian food, hot and spicy as we requested and must say it was really good . Owner and Manager Ria was wonderful host and was very helpful . Good place if you are looking for good Indian mean while on travel.

Thank Sharovi
Torquay, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

A nice Indian restaurant. The food is great and the service is also nice. The atmosphere is very relaxing and the music is particular. It has been such a great experience

Thank fabiocappellanidoc
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Placed order over the phone and walked to collect. This is a restaurant too, but dogs not allowed. Looked lovely and clean inside and smelled fantastic. The food was piping hot when I got back to the holiday apartment. Beautiful food, generous portions. Will order next time we're here!

Thank MrsGreaves66
Torquay, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016

We are new to the area and thought we would try this restuarant on a whim and it was fantastic. The service was perfect and we felt very relaxed, welcome and comfortable. The food was beautiful and we even received a complimentary drink at the end of the meal. This will definitely now be our local !!

Thank heathernbaggy
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

My colleague and I tried this restaurant last week and we we're both amazed by the quality of food, the outstanding service and we will be back very soon. Jewel the host was friendly, professional and could answer all of our questions with care and attention. We asked for dishes to be altered slightly and this proved no issue for... More 

Thank Nicki B

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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
Indian, Asian, Balti, Bangladeshi, Eastern European, Halal
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 173 St. Marychurch Road | Plainmoor, Torquay TQ1 3HP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Torquay
  • Phone Number: 01803314377

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