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The Boat Shed Cafe

Main Road | B3070, Lulworth Cove, West Lulworth BH20 5RQ, England
+44 1929 400810
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“cakes” (18 reviews)
“chowder” (5 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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LOCATION
Main Road | B3070, Lulworth Cove, West Lulworth BH20 5RQ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped here for lunch, small but friendly cafe on the water front. Not an extensive menu this time of year (February), we chose the plaice goujons which were served with tartare sauce, a nice fresh salad and warm French stick, very nice. Would definitely...More

Thank Steph0549
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came across this café by accident on a cold day last week when we were looking for somewhere to eat that could cater for a gluten free diet. We were resigned to the fact that we might just have to have a cup of...More

Thank janeshanks
Lulworth_Estate, Manager at The Boat Shed Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for you review, its great to hear that you enjoyed your time at the Boat Shed, we hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've been here before, since it arrived new 2016 / 17; and was better previously. 2 staff weren't really interested. We sat and waited for ages before going to counter - would've been nice to know we wouldn't be served at the table - despite...More

Thank Michael M
Lulworth_Estate, Manager at The Boat Shed Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review, I am sorry you were disappointed on this visit to the Boat Shed, your comments will be passed onto the team.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Thank fully we carried on down to the cove to see if there were any other places to eat. We came across The Boat Shed, this is just our type of place, gorgeous, cute and full of character. There were many things on the menu...More

Thank Debbie W
Lulworth_Estate, Manager at The Boat Shed Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review, its great to hear that you enjoyed your time at the Boat Shed and that you enjoyed your food.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

a bit small but limited by the existing building. Otherwise very nice and worth a visit especially on a nice day when you can sit outside.

Thank kolaris32
Reviewed 11 January 2018

On a walk this Christamas period we walked from Lulworth Cove to this bay and found this great place right on the beach. We sat outside in the watery winter sunshine enjoying a cuppa. Blankets are provided but we were wrapped up from our walk...More

Thank LondonNefertiti
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

Great place to grab a coffee and shelter out the wind and rain as winter waves break on the shore. Outside seating in the summer. Very friendly, good jacket potatoes, soups and toasted sandwiches.

Thank John A
Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

Beautiful spot, great mug of tea, excellent fish platter. We'll worth a visit, would go back if in the area again.

Thank mrsjanem2016
Reviewed 21 November 2017

It's been a while since we've been to lulworth so this place was new to us. It's in a prime spot and it was lovely finishing lunch sitting outside right by the beach. Good sandwiches and nice drinks and the staff were friendly and efficient....More

Thank Sarah S
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Great spot overlooking Lulworth Cove, most of the food looked really good. Unfortunately I chose the Calamari which were cooked in the style of Onion Rings (thick batter) rather than the light batter normally associated with Calamari. My wife enjoyed her “Posh Fish Finger Sandwich”...More

Thank TonyR1200GSA
Lulworth_Estate, Manager at The Boat Shed Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2017

Thank you for your feedback, your comments will be passed onto the team. it's great to hear that your wife enjoyed her "Posh Fish Finger Sandwich" its a firm favourite at the Boat Shed. We hope to see you soon so you can try the...More

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Fredandmij
19 October 2016|
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Response from christopher s | Reviewed this property |
Hi We were just visitors - not the owners ( we wish ! ) Yes , the boat shed remains open in November. Enjoy.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Road | B3070, Lulworth Cove, West Lulworth BH20 5RQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  West Lulworth
  • Phone Number: +44 1929 400810
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