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Eating out in
Bournemouth, Poole & Christchurch

Eating Out - Boathouse

Extensive outdoor and indoor seating as well as our own mini golf course, the Boathouse is the ideal place for the whole family to eat alfresco or relax indoors for breakfast, lunch, dinner or drinks. 

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Eating Out - Boathouse

It’s an adventure getting to this venue! Whether it’s by water using the local ferry services, the scenic 20 minute walk through the trees of the Ancient Nature Reserve from Hengistbury Head or heading out on the water, you can even paddleboard or windsurf there! Trust us, it's worth the journey.

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Eating Out - SOBO Beach

Right on the beach promenade at southbourne, food offerings including Flamin-Go Grill & Wok-Shack kitchens, Beach bar & one-off special occasion DJ events. 

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Eating Out - SOBO FISH

Experience the ultimate culinary pairing in Southbourne with an unforgettable evening. Start with a pre-dinner wine tasting at Sobo:Sommelier, followed by a delectable seafood feast next door at Sobo:Fish inside or dine in our beautiful alfresco gardens and pods, or spend the night in our wine bar with tapas, cheese & charcuterie all sourced from local small producers. 

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 Eating Out - Urban Reef

Whether you're popping in for a Sunday lunch with family, a bite to eat with friends or a romantic dinner for two, you can book a table with them. 

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Eating Out - WestBeach

The stunning location, situated just meters from the beach and Bournemouth pier, makes WestBeach a beautiful place for any occasion. 

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Eating Out - Key West

This location provides some of the best panoramic sea and coast views in Bournemouth that will take your breath away!

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Eating Out - Hill Bistro

Our restaurant captures Latin American’s rich culture and vibrant street food scene in a funky and cozy atmosphere. Its blooming interior will transport you to a tropical paradise without leaving Bournemouth Town Centre.

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Eating Out - Rick Stein

In the heart of Sandbanks, opposite the beach, you’ll find Rick Stein’s restaurant – which specialises in fresh seafood, simply cooked.

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Eating Out - Branksome Beach

No matter what the weather they're open all year round for breakfast, lunch and afternoon tea. Whether you fancy a hot drink and a slice of homemade cake or a three-course meal they've got it covered. 

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Eating Out - Custom House

An attractive, friendly and relaxed café, bar and bistro, offering choices for all tastes and times of day.

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Eating Out - Da Vinci

Eating Out - Villa Toscana

The team take pride in offering you an unforgettable experience of great Italian food and wine specially from Tuscany region served in a warm and friendly atmosphere, just like if you were in Italy.

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Eating Out - NEO

NEO is an elegant space to suit any occasion. From cocktails in the lounge bar, to a 3-course meal in the stunning glass-fronted restaurant. They offer a contemporary take on traditional British cuisine, with a strong focus on local, seasonal and sustainable ingredients.

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Eating Out - Brasserie Blanc


Eating Out - Noisy Lobster

The idyllic views of Mudeford Bay and the Isle of Wight provide a wonderful setting for all day dining or a stop for a refreshing beverage. 

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Eating Out - Castle Kitchen

They serve fresh ground Fairtrade coffee, Dorset Tea, freshly prepared breakfast & lunch menus, as well as home made & locally produced snacks, cakes & savoury bakery items.

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Eating Out - James and White

Fiercely independent since 2009 they cook from scratch and serve premium cocktails with bags of personality. They work with the areas best suppliers including Bournemouth's Bad Hand Coffee, Ringwood's Bake House 24,  Dorset's Black Cow Cheddar and pure milk vodka and of course our fantastic New Forest butcher and Poole based fishmonger. There's beer from Brewdog and Sierra Nevada and a rather clever wine and gin list. 

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