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The Play Cafe

Open Now: 9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
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Fun for the grandchildren

We come here every week with two of our grandchildren. Great facilities for young ones and relaxing... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2016
Paignton, United Kingdom
via mobile
My kids didn't want to leave.

We dropped in here, on the way back to our holiday apartment. My 2 year old loved the Wow toys and... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2016
Peter G
Waterlooville, United Kingdom
via mobile
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good15%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible16%
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“clean venue”(2 reviews)
“little girl”(3 reviews)
Play Cafe is a Children’s indoor soft play and party centre with licensed Cafe and on site salon. Open 7 days a week, welcoming children up to our height restriction of 148cm. We offer a range of events, clubs and offers. (See our website for...more
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Hours Today: 9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
161 Union Street, Torquay TQ1 4BX, England
+44 1803 431363
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 19 October 2015

This place is great!! Although the food is a bit pricey and the fee to get in isn't great, my kids can spend hours enjoying themselves and I think that it's worth it. I can also spend all day watching kids, and it's better to...More

5  Thank James G
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 4 February 2015

Took my 3 girls on Saturday, was nice for a while... until we sat and had lunch and could hear one member of staff conversations. X-rated words should not be permitted in a children's cafe and surely the staff should know this. My 6 year...More

10  Thank maggie d
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All reviews clean venue staff cleaning little girl different areas staff were friendly lots of fun whilst on holiday all ages value for money couple of hours hairdresser fab cafe child craft
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Reviewed 31 December 2016

I have two children and have been to many soft play areas, this is my favourite. As it's not in a shed, there is noise but it isn't as ear splitting as some I've been too (so great if you are suffer from the night...More

Thank GeorginaPatrick
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

We visited whilst on holiday to Torquay and really enjoyed it. The babies have several areas to play in and all for a great prove. The main play area was great for older kids and it's a fantastic idea to have a hairdressers on site....More

Thank SarahHa9
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Having taken a trip to Torquay we decided to come here and it didn't let us down for value for money. We had two children under 3 of which one was 20 months old. We had food and the place was excellent including the food...More

Thank allydar19
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

We come here every week with two of our grandchildren. Great facilities for young ones and relaxing for us to know they can enjoy themselves in safety. Good value light meals for the kids and great coffee for us!

Thank tuckercs
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

We dropped in here, on the way back to our holiday apartment. My 2 year old loved the Wow toys and the toddler enclosure. My 7 year old got very upset when it was time to leave. The staff were good, but need a tad...More

Thank Peter G
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

My two children had fun today in the play cafe. (8 and 2 years). Clean tables and changing room ! Ladies toilets needed cleaning. We had a jug of juice £2:50. We were playing for nearly 2 hours. My 2 year old got his foot...More

Thank Kayleig
Reviewed 15 August 2016

I telephoned in the morning and went over in the afternoon. Paid £3.30 in the car park and arrived at 1.20 to be told they were closing at 2.00 due to the hot weather. I had three very disappointed children and I will never go...More

Thank honeydevon
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Lindsay who works at the play cafe is a true legend My little girl left her bear at the excellent play area and she come 15 miles after her shift to bring her back My little girl can not sleep without her bear (she is...More

Thank DJHarrisongrace
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Customer service is appalling. The staff just doesnt care about the kids and the people around, if you have a toddler good luck coz there is no staff managing the play area, AGAIN... THE STAFF DOES NOT CARE ABOUT THEIR JOBS AND just DO NOT...More

Thank blim e
Reviewed 19 July 2016

I had sworn off Play Cafe after 2 previous visits. On the first visit, I was impressed by the equipment, but the customer service was appalling!! Not one person made eye contact or smiled. Mono syllabic answers were given at best. Absolutely awful! I asked...More

2  Thank The_Hula_Girls
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