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A beautiful, curated Dorset & Devon travel guide to the best places to eat, drink & visit throughout the Jurassic Coast with professional photography & impartial reviews.

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The Grosvenor Arm, Shaftesbury

The Grosvenor Arm has been an inn since Medieval times. The original timber framed building was a busy coaching ... Read more

The Thirsty Bird, Wimborne

The Thirsty Bird is a relaxed and beautifully designed café serving speciality coffee, delicious cheeses and ch... Read more

Le Petit Prince, Bournemouth

Le Petit Prince is a family run patisserie based in Westbourne, Bournemouth, using local Dorset ingredients to m... Read more

Velo Domestique, Bournemouth

Seabourne Road in Bournemouth is one of the best places to visit when in Bournemouth other than the expansive be... Read more

The Ilchester Arms, Weymouth

The Ilchester Arms is a family run rustic pub and restaurant in the village of Abbotsbury, serving home-made foo... Read more

The Galley Café, Lyme Regis

Founded by Keian Gillet, a chef with international credentials and a passionate board-rider, the Galley Café br... Read more

Lyme Regis Brewery, Lyme Regis

Based at the historic old Town Mill in Lyme Regis, Lyme Regis Brewery create a range of five regular beers and s... Read more

The Tickled Pig, Wimborne

The Tickled Pig prides itself on going to extraordinary lengths to ensure that every element of their menu has b... Read more

Wimborne Minster, Wimborne

Wimbourne Minster has been a place of worship and prayer for over 1300 years and its two great towers can be see... Read more

Wimborne Chained Library, Wimborne

Wimbourne Minster has been a place of worship and prayer for over 1300 years and its two great towers can be see... Read more

Deli Rocks, Bournemouth

Deli Rocks is an Italian delicatessen, espresso bar and eatery, owned and run by Giovanni Dora. Born to Italian... Read more

Coffee & Dice, Bournemouth

Coffee and Dice is a new concept which has taken Bournemouth by surprise. Between 10am and 11pm daily, you can e... Read more

Yellow Bicycle Cafe, Blandford Forum

With bicycle inspired decor, Yellow Bicycle Cafe is contemporary spot in the heart of Blandford Forum. Popular ... Read more

Finca, Dorchester

Finca is an independent coffee shop serving coffee and beans roasted in-house by hand in their small batch roast... Read more

Abbotsbury Subtropical Gardens, Weymouth

Originating around 1765, the Abbotsbury Subtropical Gardens are situated in a wooded, sheltered valley close to ... Read more

The Seaside Boarding House, Bridport

The Seaside Boarding House overlooks the sand-coloured cliffs of Hive Beach and beyond to the majestic arm of "T... Read more

Ryder & Hope, Lyme Regis

Ryder & Hope is an interesting design led collaboration incorporating interiors, retail and online. The brand en... Read more

Lulworth Cove

Lulworth Cove is a stunning secluded cove on the Jurassic Coast UNESCO World Heritage Site which owes its existe... Read more

South Coast Roast, Bournemouth

With high ceilings and an industrial aesthetic, South Coast Roast is regionally renowned for their exceptional c... Read more

Durdle Door & Man O’War Beach, Lulworth

The magnificent geological wonder, Durdle Door is a limestone arch rising out of the aquamarine water at 200ft h... Read more

The Red Lion, Weymouth

Know as the lifeboat man's pub is The Red Lion in Weymouth. "A bottle of rum to fill my tum" Behind the bar are ... Read more

South Haven Point, Swanage

Between Sandbanks and Swanage is beautiful Studland and Godlingston Heath nature reserve, a perfect spot for any... Read more

Rick Stein Sandbanks, Poole

Vast glass windows frame the tranquil view of the far stretching views over Poole Harbour at Rick Stein’s Sand... Read more

Weymouth Harbour

Weymouth is a seaside town in Dorset located at the mouth of the River Wey. The esplanade is composed of an attr... Read more

Weyfish, Weymouth

Weyfish has been situated in Weymouth for generations and its longevity is down to the simple reason that its hi... Read more

The Watch House Cafe, Bridport

The sister restaurant to The Hive, The Watch House café is situated on the golden shingle beach of West Bay, ov... Read more

The Station Kitchen, Bridport

Situated on the edge of the Old West Bay Station platform, The Station Kitchen showcases the best of Dorset’s ... Read more

The Monkey’s Fist, Weymouth

The Monkey's Fist is an open plan bistro with a simple, urban interior of glass topped wooden tables, stone floo... Read more

The Hive Beach Cafe, Burton Bradstock

With spectacular views across Lyme Bay and Chesil Bank, The Hive Beach café in Burton Bradstock has a committed... Read more

The Bull Hotel, Bridport

The Bull is a relaxed, award-winning boutique hotel in the market town of Bridport, surrounded by the West Dorse... Read more

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