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Lily's Restaurant and Tea Rooms

9 Torquay Road, Paignton TQ3 3DU, England
+44 1803 557527
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“lunch” (18 reviews)
“liver” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
9 Torquay Road, Paignton TQ3 3DU, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Smiley friendly staff. Served lunches as well as cream teas. Scones were lovely and light and served with jam and cream in separate pots enabling you to take as much or as little as you wanted. Prices were good. Nice to see a typical tearoom...More

Thank Dawn M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I visit this restaurant/tea room as often as we can. The food is fresh and cooked to perfection and reasonably priced every time we call,and the waitresses are outstanding.They are effecient,friendly and hard working as well as caring to all their customers.This...More

Thank James C
Reviewed 1 March 2018

We called in for a coffee to escape the blizzard conditions and sub zero temperatures of Storm Emma. We were very impressed that the staff were ringing round their regular (and possibly elderly) clientèle to assure them that they were open if they wanted a...More

Thank weekender79584
Reviewed 22 December 2017

We went in here with an air of slightly smug irony (all the chintz, patterned carpet, blue rinses and doilies) and left with our tails between our legs, having been reminded of the importance of good old-fashioned quality and service. You won't find cutting edge...More

Thank MaggieDon
Reviewed 6 December 2017

This restaurant is top quality in every possible way.The atmosphere is very relaxing and friendly,the food is top quality and served by Imagen and Ashton who are efficient friendly and very caring for their customers which makes this place a 5 star establishment.There is another...More

Thank James C
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Called in to lilys restaurant on 23/10/2017.what a gem to find.five of us had breakfast,absolutely amazing.the cleanliness and the staff were brilliant.very polite and attentive.the breakfasts were freshly cooked ,whow, what a breakfast,piping hot and served on very hot plates also.can only very highly recommend,absolutely...More

Thank christopherhuston
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Popped in here on our travels. Lovely efficient staff. Food was great, ham eggs and chips, plaice and chips and lamb roast. All cooked beautifully. Thank you .

Thank Mackfamily2013
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Excellent lunch .. quality, well cooked and nicely presented .. all served by friendly staff .. most enjoyable and will go again

Thank Herby222
Reviewed 14 October 2017

We were in need of a snack so called into the tea room. The two cream teas we had were really excellent. Good service from friendly staff, reasonable prices and a nice environment.

Thank John1538
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

A clean, extremely pleasant location. The breakfast is excellent, nicely presented and cooked. Service is very good and professional. It is friendly without being intrusive. Highly recommend.

Thank disgruntledman54
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Torquay Road, Paignton TQ3 3DU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Paignton
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 557527
A quintessential English tearooms - complete with clientele!
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