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The Blue Crab

#1,944 of 2,095 Restaurants in Dorset
$$ - $$$, British,
| Durdle Door Holiday Park, BH20 5PU, England
+44 1929 400883
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good17%
  • Average20%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible29%
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“burger” (2 reviews)
“chicken” (2 reviews)
“holiday park” (4 reviews)
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Bar, British, Grill, Pub
$$ - $$$
| Durdle Door Holiday Park, BH20 5PU, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Best thing about this weekend, when it is windy with a snow forecast? NO KIDS!!! Amazingly quiet, nobody visiting the coastal attractions and hardly anyone at the holiday park. This resulted in very attentive service from the incredibly polite and helpful staff. The one thing,...More

Thank BeeEss69
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

Signed up to trip adviser especially to write a well overdue review of durdle durdle and the blue crab 6 months ago. We found the food at the blue crab was very, very poor. I would have been embarrest to present it (yet it was...More

Thank smart43a
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Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

I’d like to say that my stay last weekend at Durdle Door was great but, sadly I can’t. Thanks to the Blue Crab. We booked in on Saturday morning. Yes, the pod was what we had expected which was fine. We decided we would try...More

1  Thank Naomi-Tai B
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

We ordered gluten-free fish and chips and had a long wait on a quiet lunchtime. It turned up without any batter (which was a surprise) but was actually very good. I had the chicken with sweet potato fries - also very tasty. A bit of...More

Thank Keith K
Reviewed 30 August 2017

We were asked to wait for 20 minutes just to order. Apparently they didn't want to hog the kitchen. However, place was half empty. We ordered some sandwiches and fish and chips and got served way later than another group next to us - bigger...More

Thank Iago C
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Had a great time stayed on campsite and have been every year for the past 14 years. Campsite excellent and very friendly. Outstanding service in site shop, keep up the good work Jo. The food in the Blue Crab is superb, couldn't fault one bit....More

1  Thank KimBrianDaisy
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Came here with a friend for a couple of days and ended up making friends with the staff..We ended up buying an extra day and staying. We came back every other weekend because it was just a really happy place to be 😊 had a...More

Thank Samantha J
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

I can't understand some of the more negative reviews on here - you are on a holiday park for goodness sake! The food is very reasonable - I can only think if this is expensive then you should stick to the hell that is Park...More

3  Thank David B
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

We were desperate for lunch after being stuck in a traffic jam getting to Durdle Door. This was the only place to eat and I wish we had just had an ice cream from one of the stalls on the cliff. The place is filthy,...More

Thank Dawn P
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Popped in for a bite to eat, had the scampi and Guinness, lovely meal. Give it a try, not a bad pub with good food.

Thank tudgreen
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$35
Bar, British, Grill, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Free Wifi, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Durdle Door Holiday Park, BH20 5PU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset
  • Phone Number: +44 1929 400883
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