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  • We want you to experience the most delicious food possible, whether you choose to dine more formally, relaxed with a light meal and a chilled glass of wine or indulge in a delicious Devonshire cream tea. We are lucky to have some of the best ingredients right on our doorstep, whether that’s locally caught seafood, fresh seasonal vegetables, or delicious local beef, lamb or chicken.

    Enjoy delicious fine dining in a relaxed atmosphere in our elegant 1881 Restaurant, Compass Lounge and award winning AA rosette Brasserie.


  • Christmas Dining

    You will be treated to a traditional 4 course Christmas lunch with all the trimmings in our AA rosette Restaurant.

  • Afternoon Tea

    The Grand Torquay is famous for it’s elegant, dainty Devon Afternoon Tea and Cream Teas. Treat yourself to the best afternoon tea in Torquay Devon

  • Restaurant 1881

    Our elegant, AA Rosette Restaurant 1881 in Torquay is named after the year that The Grand was founded. It offers monthly seasonal menu, which showcases our chef’s talent for fusing high quality local ingredients with superb flavours for an amazing culinary experience. You’ll find dishes with influences from around the world, plus traditional British favourites, including ‘proper’ puddings – all guaranteed to make your mouth water. One of Torquay’s most elegant restaurants with view of the bay.

  • Compass Lounge & Brasserie

    Our Compass Lounge and Café Bar offers more informal dining and features Brasserie style food, together with a range of sandwiches, lighter fare and snacks.

    In addition to our exstensive wine list, we also offer a range of cocktails. During the warmer months, you can relax with friends and enjoy dining al fresco on our spacious sea-facing terrace.