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The Play Cafe

161 Union Street, Torquay TQ1 4BX, England
+44 1803 431363
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Wonderful food, staff and atmosphere

I visited today with my son and was pleasantly surprised. The staff were friendly and were... read more

Reviewed yesterday
lulub00202
,
Devon, United Kingdom
via mobile
Unfriendly staff

Most of the staff were kind. However, all it takes is one person to ruin the experience and the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
meszmariann4846
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Torquay, United Kingdom
via mobile
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  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
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“lots of fun” (3 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
LOCATION
161 Union Street, Torquay TQ1 4BX, England
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+44 1803 431363
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I visited today with my son and was pleasantly surprised. The staff were friendly and were constantly cleaning during our time here. We ordered food from the menu and it arrived quickly and was as ordered. There are lots of different areas to cater for...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Most of the staff were kind. However, all it takes is one person to ruin the experience and the middle aged blond lady on shift on 31st July was really unfriendly and unhelpful. She seemed like she has had enough of all which is not...More

Thank meszmariann4846
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Reviewed 18 June 2018

its good for younger years and disco's amazing, food is really bad though. Staff are alright, not the nicest but okay for your little one to play for an hour. Other kids are quite rough there as well, i know its not there fault but...More

Thank eloisesteven
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Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

Had our Son and Daughters 4th and 5th birthday party. Booking the party was fab and easy with only a deposit to pay then pay rest of balance on day. Everything was sorted all we had to do was turn up with cake and party...More

Thank Clair B
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Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

Firstly I just want to point out that it's nice to find a place that has decent food without having to pay loads for it with nice healthy snack available too. The kids loved it here, there's a baby area and the main area which...More

Thank SpamHead94
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Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

We visited the Play Cafe today and were really impressed with it! The soft play itself is varied for different ages and abilities, there are a few different areas (Baby/Toddler/older kids) It’s in the middle of the room so you can see in really well...More

Thank KR071115
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Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

After reading some of the reviews we went not quite sure what to expect. We were pleasantly surprised. Toilets were clean - went plenty of times as toddler potty training. And staff polite. The soft play was extensive and kept our 2 year old entertained...More

Thank Paul M
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Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Dirty dirty dirty, the frames are filthy, the toilets are a disgrace. I will NOT be taking my children here again! Awful

Thank Shannon H
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Reviewed 29 March 2018

We took our nearly 2 year old grand daughter to the play cafe as it was raining. The welcome we got from the staff was so nice as soon as we got there and that did not stop at all. She loved the play area...More

Thank davidsimpson2016
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

i attended a childs 5th birthday party with my 5yr old grandaughter..she loved it......safe play and nice tea with cake...

Thank lisadkm
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