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John Burton-Race Restaurant & Rooms
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel is still undergoing modernising so it’s very difficult to rate it overall but if it continues to upgrade the rooms, furniture etc then I hope its reputation will speak for itself. Extensive and excellent wine list, particularly by the glass and the menu in the restaurant looked fab. Our newly refurbed room (306) was large and very comfortable- some older worn furniture needs replacing to really get the new feel. Fastest free WiFi a real bonus. I do hope the hotel can be fully refurbished and continue its trajectory. For the price it was great value! We will return to eat in the restaurant soon!

Stayed: May 2018, travelled as a couple
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Julie A, Public Relations Manager at John Burton-Race Restaurant & Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Good Afternoon wanderingmarine

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We are a work in progress, so please do come and join us again soon and give us your feedback on how we are doing!

Kind Regards

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had an excellent dinner, first time to this restaurant in Torquay, very comfortable restaurant and lounge, I had the bistro set menu which was amazing value foe money, with foi gras, duck and chocolate marquise mousse and macaron, my partner had the tortellini and asparagus finished with a rhubarb desert, nice New Zealand Sauvignon blank

Stayed: April 2018, travelled as a couple
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Julie A, Public Relations Manager at John Burton-Race Restaurant & Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Good Afternoon lordlindsay

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review, we are thrilled that you enjoyed your dinner and I will happily share your comments with the team.

Hurry Back!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After being dreadfully let down by another national chain hotel very close by we were so happy to be able to get 3 double rooms at the last minute (at a better deal than the other hotel)

All rooms were well equipped and very comfortable with beautiful décor. We were luck to have a beautiful sea view

Breakfast was included in the price and was delicious the next morning.

We all had a wonderful stay here with a fantastic nights sleep.

The reception staff were amazing, friendly and extremely helpful. They really made the stay exceptional

I would certainly recommend this hotel to others in the future

  • Stayed: April 2018, travelled with friends
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Julie A, Public Relations Manager at John Burton-Race Restaurant & Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Good Afternoon DebrisDoo

I am so pleased that we were able to accommodate you and your party and that you enjoyed your stay. I will pass on your compliments to the Front of House team, who will be thrilled with your comments.

Do come and join us again soon!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed April 27th 2 nights lovely hotel nice room with new bathroom. Room 205 only downside was noise of traffic outside. Breakfast very good, grounds lovely and staff very helpful. Booked car parking at £7 per night good value and car park was full so would recommend you book beforehand. Great deal on Booking.com throughly enjoyed our short break with you

Stayed: April 2018, travelled as a couple
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Julie A, Public Relations Manager at John Burton-Race Restaurant & Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Good Afternoon LINDAPARKER

Thank you for taking the tie to leave us a review, we are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay. We do hope that you will join us again soon.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great time at an event here last week with friends. Three course meal with a delightful goats cheese starter, tasty main chicken course and creamy dessert. Staff were friendly and helpful and the venue was in a great location by the sea and town. Would definitely go back again

Stayed: April 2018, travelled with friends
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Julie A, Public Relations Manager at John Burton-Race Restaurant & Rooms, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Good Afternoon Alison_Hz

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review, we are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your time with us and hope you will visit us again soon.

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