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The Best of Dorset

Visiting the Jurassic Coast, you will be spoilt for choice when it comes to farm shops, restaurants and much more.

Lulworth Cove

Lulworth Cove is a stunning place of natural beauty, with its glistening crystal waters surrounded by rolling hills. The cove is open to the public and will ensure an enj ...

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South Coast Roast, Bournemouth

With high ceilings and an industrial aesthetic, South Coast Roast is regionally renowned for their exceptional coffee. Their grab and go approach has made this a popular ...

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Durdle Door & Man O’War Beach, Lulworth

Durdle Door is one of the world’s most famous stone arches, created when the sea penetrated through the Portland limestone around 10,000 years ago. The ancient coastli ...

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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 over 60 rums to celebrate the pubs naval and seafaring con ...

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South Haven Point, Swanage

Between Sandbanks and Swanage is beautiful Studland and Godlingston Heath nature reserve, a perfect spot for any bird enthusiast and nature lover. This diverse landscape ...

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Rick Stein Sandbanks, Poole

Enormous glass windows frame the tranquil view of the far stretching views over Poole Harbour at Rick Stein’s Sandbanks restaurant. Offering classic seafood dishes infu ...

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Weymouth Harbour

With a 17th century waterfront, the picturesque harbour of Weymouth is home to private yachts, pleasure boats and small fishing trawlers bringing in the daily catch of cr ...

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Weyfish, Weymouth

Weyfish has been situated in Weymouth for generations and its longevity is down to the simple reason that its high-quality, fresh-off-the-boat produce is caught locally a ...

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The Watch House Cafe, Bridport

The sister restaurant to The Hive, The Watch House Cafe is situated on the golden shingle beach of West Bay, overlooking the dramatic Jurassic Coastline with its imposing ...

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The Station Kitchen, Bridport

Situated on the edge of the Old West Bay Station platform, The Station Kitchen showcases the best of Dorset’s produce from its fresh catch, succulent local meat and gar ...

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The Monkey’s Fist, Weymouth

A simple, urban interior of glass topped wooden tables, stone flooring and pendant lights showcases the outstanding food created by Italian chef Francesco Pecchia at The ...

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The Hive Beach Cafe, Burton Bradstock

With spectacular views across Lyme Bay and Chesil Bank, The Hive Beach Cafe in Burton Bradstock has a committed approach to sourcing local and sustainable seafood and pro ...

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The Bull Hotel, Bridport

The Bull is a relaxed boutique hotel in the market town of Bridport and surrounded by natural beauty. A perfect place to unwind in front of a crackling open log fire with ...

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Palmers Brewery, Bridport

Brewing five fine ales since 1794, Palmer’s Brewery is nestled into the banks of the river Brit. Beautiful features from the original thatched buildings have been prese ...

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Northe Fort, Weymouth

This historic fort on the dramatically scenic Jurassic Coast was built by the Victorians to protect Portland Harbour, an increasingly important Royal Navy base. During Wo ...

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Lulworth Castle

Situated on the dramatic Jurassic Coast of England, home to Durdle Door and Lulworth Cove, the majestic Lulworth Castle built in the 17th Century was originally construct ...

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Il Porto, Weymouth

Housed in a sprawling old brewery on the harbourside is Il Porto. This authentic Italian restaurant was founded by two brothers with a passion for great food and the Medi ...

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HIX Oyster and Fish House, Lyme Regis

HIX Oyster and Fish House hosts a stunning spot, for the best seafood in town.The Glass fronted restaurant, offers stunning panoramic views across the coastal surrounding ...

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Corfe Castle

Guarding the principal route through the Purbeck Hills, the 1000 year old Corfe Castle’s dramatic remains stand in an elevated position as a representation of its colou ...

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James and White, Christchurch

Behind its trendy grey exterior is a kitchen & bar that serves amazing food to customers in Christchurch. James and White is the place to go for indulgent breakfasts, bur ...

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