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The Lookout Cafe

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Bowleaze Coveway, Weymouth DT3 6PL, England
+44 1305 833459
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Took my Mum for a cream tea. Kitchen door to outside was open, crushed boxes, overflowing bin and food scraps with flies all on view as we walked to main entrance. Lovely cream tea, but got berated for taking sugar beside till as didn't see the pot on the table 😞 Greasy tray and table. Cobwebs strewn from the ceiling,... More 

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Absolutely lovely cafe. The food is lovely. I had bacon and Brie baguette first time I have had it and can honestly say I haven't tasted anything better in a long time. Staff were brilliant and prices are very good. Under £9 for the baguette and a pot of tea. Will definitely be returning a lot more

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Thank Daniel O
Market Harborough, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited The Lookout within our first few minutes of arriving in Weymouth. We were staying further down at the Waterside but decided this place was easy to get to and gave us an amazing view of Weymouth. We had the Mac and Cheese, Halloumi Pitta and Cream Tea. EVERYTHING was lovely. The Mac and Cheese was the best one... More 

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Thank podballs
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to visit for lunch , we went for 2 baguettes, pulled pork, and goats cheese for the other one . When we got them that was all it was , bit of goats cheese scattered on, with a tightly spreaded marinate. No side salad , for £6.95 we had definitely been stitched up, good job we ordered the... More 

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1 Thank Mave75
Dorchester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The view across Weymouth Bay from here is just stunning and in good weather there are lots of tables outside to choose from. On less than perfect days there is seating inside but it’s quite small and seemed claustrophobic and noisy when full. On the very busy lunchtime we visited the staff were working hard but it was our bad... More 

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2 Thank Bon444
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good Food and drink, reasonable prices and pleasant staff great location views a cross the bay incredible

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Thank Jim W
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great cafe in a fantastic location with views over the whole of Weymouth Bay. Great breakfasts,coffee and lunches . The Sweetapple family are as good as their name implies!

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Thank Richard B
Weymouth, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 19 March 2017

The Lookout Cafe is well worth the hike up the hill. On a blustery day you can sit inside and watch the forces of nature across the bay. On a good day sit outside to enjoy to sunshine you might even be treated to a hang glider or two. Definitely a good kite spot. With lovely home baked cakes and... More 

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Thank Kay S
Hinckley, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

We regularly come to Weymouth to visit family and a breakfast at The Lookout is always on the agenda ! Great food, friendly staff with the best view you can wish for !! Kid and dog friendly, this place is a must visit for anyone in Weymouth !!

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Thank Stuart H
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Reviewed 13 March 2017

The lookout cafe is in the most wonderful location overlooking Weymouth Bay. This cafe delivers the most delicious food whether for breakfast, lunch or afternoon tea. The Eggs Benedict are particularly scrummy!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, British, Healthy, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bowleaze Coveway, Weymouth DT3 6PL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Weymouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1305 833459
Description
While serving up cakes coffee and Dorset tea most of the time, the Lookout Cafe also serves tasty local fish and chips, fresh crab sandwiches, and salads of all types. Well worth eating there just for the view over Weymouth and Portland.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?