Cocktail Bars in Torquay

Published on 2022-03-09 / By Alice Beresford

Torquay is well known as the go-to place in Devon for a night out, but did you know there are also a whole host of cocktail bars to suit all occasions?

With a range of independent hotels, tourist attractions, beaches and must-see sights in the area, there are plenty of things to do in Torquay so it’s no wonder there are an array of cocktail bars serving up signature and classic cocktails.

From urban eateries and basement bars to romantic restaurants and award-winning nightclubs, the only worry you’ll have is choosing which cocktail bar in Torquay to visit first!    

Spirits Bar

So, what are the best cocktail bars in Torquay?

Whether you’re local to the area looking for somewhere new or you’re staying at one of the many wonderful hotels in Torquay, we’ve compiled a list of Torquay cocktail bars that’ll tingle your taste buds, no matter the occasion.


Lincombe Hall

For a romantic cocktail evening, you’ll want to visit us at Lincombe Hall. Sip your favourite cocktail in our relaxed bar with stunning views across our two acres of grounds.

It’s summer all year-round with Lincombe Hall’s refreshing Ocean Breeze cocktail made with Disaronno, white rum, pineapple juice and Blue Curacao. Looking for a cocktail to satisfy your sweet tooth? Try a Brixham Fizz made with Brixham Red Sails Gin, Cointreau, triple sec, lemon juice, simple syrup and prosecco

For customers who want the rich flavours of our cocktails without the alcohol, try one of our delicious premium mocktails.  

Whether you’re a Lincombe Hall guest or just visiting for our amazing seafood and drinks, you can indulge to your heart’s content with our delicious locally-sourced cuisine and premium crafted cocktails.

Early Evening Cocktail Offer

Soho cocktail bar

Soho cocktail bar in Torquay

For every indecisive cocktail drinker out there, the Soho Cocktail Bar in Torquay has a wide variety of drinks for you to choose from. With a range of classic cocktails and intriguingly named signature cocktails (Trouble Maker or Soho Screaming Orgasm anyone?), we’re sure they’ll have the perfect cocktail for even the pickiest drinker in your group.

Don’t let their extensive cocktail menu fool you, it’s definitely not quantity over quality at the Soho cocktail bar in Torquay. They have over 100 premium gins and 200 premium spirits that make up their range of high-quality cocktails.

Fan of a Martini? Alongside the classic Pornstar and Vodka, they have eight other martinis that could become your new favourite. These include apple and watermelon, and mudslides made with Irish cream!

With their late opening hours, you can see in the early hours of the morning with your favourite cocktails at the Soho cocktail bar in Torquay.

Prestige cocktail bar

Prestige Cocktail Club

Looking to dance the night away? Prestige Cocktail Club is an award-winning nightclub and cocktail bar in Torquay that offers good vibes, exclusive cocktails and non-stop music throughout the night.

Feeling adventurous? Find your new favourite cocktail from their wide menu selection! Know what you fancy? Don’t worry, they have all your well-loved classic cocktails too.   

This intimate basement bar situated just beyond Torquay Harbour is the perfect venue for a few after dinner drinks or longer nights out.

Twenty1 Bar


Coming to Torquay for scenes of the sea? At Twenty1, you’ll get unmatched views across Torquay’s famous harbour and beyond.  This urban eatery offers local drinks made by local people who’ve created a “Little Book of Drinks” filled with tried and tested cocktails they know you’ll love.

At the top of the “Little Book of Drinks” is the vibrantly named and presented Sweet-Toothed Dragon cocktail made with rhubarb gin, lime juice, exotic dragon fruit and mango syrup, all shaken over ice and topped with lemonade. For something more familiar but equally as delicious, perhaps a Pornstar Martini served with a side shot of prosecco or Twenty1’s Salted Caramel’s Martini garnished with chocolate sprinkles? Twenty1 have mastered their unique flare when it comes to crafting creative cocktails!

When enjoying a cocktail at Twenty1, you can be assured their quality inspection process will offer you only the best, premium drinks and drinking experience every time.  

As well as welcoming cocktail, coffee and cake lovers through their doors, Twenty1 is also dog friendly – you may even be lucky enough to be greeted by their resident cockapoo, Hugo.

Elton's Piano Bar

Elton’s Piano Cocktail Lounge Bar 

Gorgeous cocktails and good music come together at Elton’s Piano Bar. Here you’ll discover a diverse range of cocktails with homemade infusions, creative garnishes and quality products – to say they take their cocktail making seriously is an understatement!

Elton’s Piano Bar is just a stone’s throw away from Torquay’s Harbourside, and they are proud to offer a relaxed and friendly atmosphere with top quality customer service. This sophisticated music venue will take you on a flavour-filled journey around the world with its cocktail menu and tapas delights.   



For an elegant experience on the edge of Torquay, Hamiltons boasts a stylish bar with a sophisticated cocktail menu to suit a range of pallets. Their extensive and inspired collection of premium spirits, locally sourced gins, wines and cocktails will leave you spoilt for choice.

For rum lovers, why not indulge in a classically refreshing Pina Colada or Daiquiri? Or to satisfy your desire for something a little different, how about a Flora Dora made with premium gin, tangy raspberry syrup and Mediterranean tonic?

Hamiltons’ experienced mixologists create bespoke, seasonal cocktails alongside well-loved classics for an exciting cocktail experience. With a relaxed atmosphere, Hamiltons should be highlighted on every cocktail connoisseur’s list.

Torquay has so much to offer and now cocktail bars can be added to its ever-growing list of reasons to visit. From deals at dance venues to signature sips at sophisticated bars, whatever your plans, this list will help you choose the perfect cocktail bar for your next visit to Torquay.

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