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Crab House Cafe

Portland Road Ferrymans Way | Wyke Regis, Weymouth DT4 9YU, England
+44 1305 788867
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (289 reviews)
“crab” (329 reviews)
“hake” (57 reviews)
Seafood, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Portland Road Ferrymans Way | Wyke Regis, Weymouth DT4 9YU, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Fabulous food on a very busy Wednesday. Clearly a very popular spot as lunchtime, midweek was fully booked. Superb Italian style oysters to start. Sand sole main for me and hake for my partner. Absolutely delicious. In a lovely, casual, non fussy setting. Will return...More

Thank m00nmonkey
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The seafood is to die for! Scallops, oysters and crab that we ordered we so fresh and so tasty. A bit on a pricey side, and need to book in advance but definitely worth it.

Thank PandiMcPandaFace
Reviewed 3 days ago

We went on a Friday night. I was informed that although large parties had to sit outside it would be all enclosed and heaters would be provided. I stressed that it was essential to be warm. On the night it was cold, breezy and there...More

Thank K L
Reviewed 4 days ago

Several locals recomended this place to us and they were absolutely correct when they described the Crab House as wonderful. I spent my first three years in the oil business as an offshore geologist in New Orleans, so I really looked forward to the boiled...More

Thank roknokr1
Reviewed 5 days ago

Memorable lunch here. The oysters to start, sourced from their own oyster beds, were superb. The signature main course of crab, together with appropriate implements for demolition and consumption, was excellent with accompanying fresh samphire. Service attentive, despite a full restaurant. Important to book here,...More

Thank pitttheelder11
Reviewed 6 days ago

A busy Friday evening and all the tables inside were full but there were tables outside with blankets available. If you love fish then this is the place for you whether you want to choose from a wide range of fish or prefer crab or...More

Thank Honestappraisal
Reviewed 6 days ago

My wife and I visited here one evening arriving at 20:30 following several recommendations by friends. We sat in the back room. It was quite noisy as there was a family with teenagers. This was OK as they added to the atmosphere. The servers were...More

Thank B16SDP
Reviewed 6 days ago

We were staying in Wyke Regis for the weekend and I found this restaurant on Trip Advisor. The fact they served oysters had me hooked straight away. We booked (recommended) a Saturday lunch time for 12 noon. My first niggle was with the booking. I...More

Thank Beef36
Reviewed 1 week ago

Having heard great things about this place, booking a table online could not have been easier. We arrived to a buzzing dining room and a smiling reception. Being a Sydney boy, I quite fancied a doz natural oysters and the local ones are the best...More

Thank Bondiboy68
Reviewed 1 week ago

We come here to buy our Oysters, the café dose a brilliant job of cleaning and purging them, absolute outstanding.

Thank Terence A
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9 April 2018|
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Response from SWCJS | Reviewed this property |
I would have said to inside
10 February 2018|
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Response from Oriaith | Reviewed this property |
My meal was for 2 and included 3 mains, 4 - 5 starters, 1 dessert and some drinks and cost around £100. TBH we totally pigged out as seafood and fish is soooo carb friendly and beautifully cooked and presented and would... More
4 July 2017|
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Response from Bobdensley | Reviewed this property |
Oh yes they do - monsters!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Romantic, View, Groups
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Portland Road Ferrymans Way | Wyke Regis, Weymouth DT4 9YU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Weymouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1305 788867
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