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63-64 The Esplanade, Weymouth DT4 8DE, England
+44 1305 784520
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good23%
  • Average14%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible20%
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“scones” (8 reviews)
“pudding” (4 reviews)
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63-64 The Esplanade, Weymouth DT4 8DE, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great place for breakfast. Sea views, great and friendly service and all cooked fresh. A must stop for anyone on holiday!

1  Thank Pete B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Spent the afternoon in Weymouth and called into the Criterion for a cuppa and a cream tea. Very clean and tidy. Staff were friendly and welcoming. I ordered a tea and a cream tea and sat outside as weather was great. Scone was lovely with...More

1  Thank ShirlTurner6024
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Local restaurants close quite early in Weymouth so when we saw this restaurant still open, me and my family went in, only to find out it closed in 15 minutes. However, they stayed open and accommodated for me and my large family (over 15 of...More

1  Thank z000l
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Four of us visited on a weekday lunchtime, I wish we had not bothered, the food and service were well below average and two of the meals were served with tasteless potatoes and veg when chips were actually ordered. There are plenty of places to...More

1  Thank mel51
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Popped in for Breakfast with my partner, a little disappointed what you get for the price if I am honest. They claim outside that you get 10% discount before 12 although saw no evidence of that. For the price paid which was expecting more than...More

Thank PAMK
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

I am currently eating in this restaurant if you can call it that It is staffed by young grump waitress who just stand around They advertise a 2 course meal for £8.25 but read the info carefully as it says it includes a hot pudding...More

Thank simon6969
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Popped in for a late lunch on a cold wet afternoon friendly service and a fairly nice lunch. We had fish and chips, the fish was excellent but found the chips quite ordinary

1  Thank jandfamily2014
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Home made steak & kidney pie, chips and peas; apple crumble & custard for afters. All good. Only complaint is peas tasted as from tin. Everything else good.

1  Thank Steve S
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Stoped here for lunch with my children, a far amount if choice but very expensive and very small portion Evan for children, yes it was hot but a small coke was ridiculous over priced, and charging for ketchup is frankly a insult, The staff were...More

Thank Richard C
Reviewed 1 September 2017

We basically only went in for a drink, so we used the self-service area as opposed to the restaurant area, where your were shown to your seats, i only had a fruit juice, but my Brother and sister in law had Lattes, and scones with...More

1  Thank Barry H
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28 November 2015|
Response from Nick C | Property representative |
A small section, completely away from any cooking area, is available which we allow well behaved dogs into. We have plenty of other seating areas if you do not wish to be seated by dogs and their owners.
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$12
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Kids, View, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 63-64 The Esplanade, Weymouth DT4 8DE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Weymouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1305 784520
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