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The Blue Crab

#1,912 of 2,112 Restaurants in Dorset
$$ - $$$, , British
| Durdle Door Holiday Park, BH20 5PU, England
+44 1929 400883
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Overview
  • Excellent16%
  • Very good20%
  • Average18%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible26%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (3 reviews)
“chicken” (2 reviews)
“holiday park” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, Grill, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
LOCATION
| Durdle Door Holiday Park, BH20 5PU, England
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1 - 10 of 42 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The inside of the pub in quite dark and grungy and the outside isn’t very well kept or appealing. We sat outside given it was such a nice day. The waitresses weren’t particularly friendly, and on arriving we picked our menu choices to be told...More

Thank tomkJ4192HU
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed on the holiday park, popped into the Blue Crab, to see what it was like, only stayed for a drink. Menu prices a bit high for the level of food being served. Toilets need more regular cleaning, as do the tables and outside area....More

Thank Michelle C
Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

Stayed at the holiday park and went here for dinner. Nice atmosphere and friendly staff. The food is slightly sub standard, typical pub grub with not to much flavour.

Thank Tickleish
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Staying here for weekend in our motorhome...been here on various occasions...just been for a hike over the big hill and down into lulworth village . When we got back we were hungry so walked up to blue crab cafe. Friendly staff and u can take...More

1  Thank Pam B
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

The staff were friendly, but overall a horrible experience with the food, took a while coming out then it wasn’t to good standards. Could do so much better gone down hill since Harry’s.

Thank Corbin R
Reviewed 6 May 2018

I come here most years, the food is exactly what you would expect from a place like this: steak, burgers, pizza etc all with chips. The atmosphere is very nice, especially when there's a band playing. The pool table is good (chalk, decent cues, level)...More

Thank Archie S
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

Just returned from Durdle Door Holiday Park and thought I should leave them a comment. The Blue Crab is a well presented bar/restaurant with a pool table and bar football for the kids in one area and a nice relaxing eating area to the other...More

Thank Andy L
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Stayed at Durdle Door campsite for 4 days during some awful weather. Had a couple of meals there, the steak was fantastic. The staff were really attentive and couldn’t be more helpful. Very dog friendly with treats on the bar. My only negative was the...More

Thank Kat A
Reviewed 18 March 2018 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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$33
Cuisine
Bar, Grill, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Free Wifi, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Monday
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Friday
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
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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