Stay, Eat & Drink

The Palace Theatre is in the very heart of the English Riviera – encompassing the towns of Torquay, Paignton and Brixham.

We’re just a few minutes from Totnes and Newton Abbot and an easy drive from Plymouth and Exeter. Enjoy your visit to the Palace and linger a bit longer, enjoying the hospitality on offer at local eateries and hotels. Here are just a few.




The riverside home of Agatha Christie. Perfect for a visit before seeing one of the Queen of Crime productions at the Palace. 01803 842382.

Paignton Zoo

The delightful award winning, world-class Zoo just 5 minutes’ drive from the theatre. 01803 697500.

Dartmouth Steam Railway

Travel from Paignton on this stunning seaside route. 01803 555872.



Peaky Blinders

Peaky Blinders is just 20m from the theatre on Winner Street and is open for pre-theatre suppers. Download a voucher when buying your tickets online. 01803 411819.


Hammond’s in Winner Street, open for pre-theatre suppers, 2 courses £12.50, soft drinks available, bring your own alcohol (£1 corkage pp). BOOKING ESSENTIAL  01803 394901.



Sonachan House, Paignton

The Gainsboro

The 25 Boutique B&B

The Westgate

Paignton Court B&B 

Full details of English Riviera accommodation, places to visit and things to do can be found at

The Palace Theatre Paignton