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The Cactus Tea Rooms & Bistro

34 The Esplanade, Weymouth DT4 8DJ, England
+44 1305 778933
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good39%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“cakes” (32 reviews)
“liver” (4 reviews)
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Cafe, British, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
34 The Esplanade, Weymouth DT4 8DJ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We are visiting Weymouth and have eaten here on two occasions. The food is very good and worth the money. Food is all homemade. Staff very helpful and friendly. Plenty of tables inside and outside. Inside all very clean. Would recommend this cafe situated on...More

Thank _sheilareid77
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited for lunch, nice location, pleasant place but it was simply expensive and the "Burrito" that they sell as a special arrived flat, square, lacking in filling and the size of a flat packet of cigarettes. I googled imaged a burrito just to confirm I...More

Thank MakVegas
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After arriving in Weymouth early for a weekend break, we chanced upon this little cafe shortly after parking up. It is on the main esplanade, so easy to find. Lovely little place with friendly staff & clean environment. We were here for breakfast & we...More

Thank helenyazor
Reviewed 16 September 2017

Yummy gluten free sandwich with GF salad and coleslaw. Great cafe with outside seating overlooking the bay.

1  Thank D_TYorkshire
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Ohhhh this was bad, really bad. It was Liver & Bacon Casserole however, Bacon & Liver is a more appropriate title. Complained as the "Liver" was hard to locate, 3 pieces the size of a ten pence piece & maybe twice as thick....just maybe. It...More

1  Thank Richard R
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Popped in here with my mother who uses a disabled mobility scooter. We were greeted at the door by a young waitress who told us we could use the other entrance to the right (bar side) and then my mother could drive the scooter straight...More

Thank MissCalius
Reviewed 31 August 2017

on a family day out to the sea side we decided to eat at the Cactus tea rooms, even during the warm weather and packed beaches we found a table with ease, sat down in a lovely, clean environment and was soon being attended to...More

1  Thank Michael W
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

We arrived at The Cactus 10 minutes before the kitchen closed at 8pm. We were seated, made our choices from the menu and placed our orders at the till. The food is standard cafe fare, well cooked and presented. We took some cakes away with...More

Thank Derek F
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Visited this place yesterday, and found the food poorly cooked and pre frozen,in no way fresh. Service non existant and the place best to avoid or eat and waste your money.

Thank Adrian M
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Down in weymouth for the day with our local fibromyalgia support group we decided to call in here for lunch. Although busy we managed to get enough seating outside for our group of 16. We ordered food separately but didn't have to wait long so...More

1  Thank trek98
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Angela J
26 July 2016|
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Response from James M | Property representative |
Hi, We do have a few gluten free options on our menu; a risotto, a homity pie, jacket potatoes, both salmon and haddock fishcakes plus all sandwiches and toasties are available on gluten free bread. Hope to see you... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, View, Local cuisine, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34 The Esplanade, Weymouth DT4 8DJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Weymouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1305 778933
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