The Kents Torquay


1 Ilsham Road, Wellswood, Torquay, Devon, TQ1 2JG
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The Kents, Torquay, Devon

About Us

Nestled at the base of the leafy Wellswood area in Torquay, The Kents is a family friendly pub with a reputation for excellent food.
Less than one mile from Torquay Harbour side and 500meters from Kents Cavern, this popular pub offers a range of lunchtime and evening meals, Real Ales, wines by the glass and a full range of lagers.
Pull up a chair by the fire, recline into the cosy sofas or relax in the spacious beer garden which is a perfect sun trap on a warm day; attentive and friendly staff will make you feel welcome.

Gastro Dining

Here at the Kents we offer high quality food using local produce. Our team of chefs are all about preparing our food freshly, and sourcing our produce from a variety of farmers and growers in the South West region.

Dining is relaxed in all areas of the pub, from the bar area to the restaurant and our sunny beer garden. Our main menu is offered throughout the day or you can enjoy a small lunchtime snack with our lunch menu.

Locally Sourced

All of our ingredients are sourced locally where possible. The fruit and vegetables used in our restaurant mainly come from within 20 miles of Torquay and our beefsteaks are from grass-pastured West-Country cows.

Food & Drink Menus

Thinking of eating out in Torquay? View our different menus above before you visit us. We have a huge range of food choices available including our homemade burgers, local sea-food, steaks and salads.

Sunday Roast is available every Sunday from 12pm to 3pm.

Our Sunday lunch is very popular so please book early to avoid disappointment.

Check out our Allergen information sheet here




Access information: Accessible to wheelchair users, disabled toilet, large print information,guide dogs welcome, minicom, disability awareness trained staff.


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Opening Times

2021 Opening (1 Jan 2021 - 31 Dec 2021)



Road Directions

Less than one mile from Torquay Harbour side follow signs for Babbacombe up Torwood Street/Babbacombe Road. Turn sharp right into Ilsham Road Wellswood.



  • Bar
  • Licensed
  • Serve evening meal
  • Serve lunch

Children & Infants

  • Accept children (Minimum age)

Establishment Features

  • Available for wedding receptions
  • Garden/patio for guests' use
  • Real log/coal fires

Key Features

  • In town/city centre

Parking & Transport

  • Off site parking - Limited street parking available

Travel & Trade

  • Wi-fi available

Get in Touch

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Call direct on:

Tel01803 292522

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This Official Tourism Website is managed by the English Riviera BID Company Ltd.
Company number 10237792.
Registered address 5 Vaughan Parade, Torquay, Devon, England, TQ2 5JG.
Telephone 01803 211211

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