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Restaurant Roots ltd

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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner
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Restaurant Roots is a relaxed fine dining restaurant with 18 seats only. We are serving tasting menu focused on British produce.
PRICE RANGE
US$40 - US$132
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
European, British
FEATURES
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We contacted the restaurant the day before to see whether they could accommodate a vegan lunch booking for the next day and they kindly replied that they could. The menu the chef presented us with was really special, thoughtful and inventive, and tasted as good...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank E8427SQcm
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Wow! This place is just a pure pleasure and delight. The food is absolutely fantastic. You can taste the quality and the attention to detail and finish was immaculate. The wine pairings were also spot on. Service here was so beautifully balanced between refined and...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank M1SSST3PHY
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have visited restaurant Roots with my husband this week and the meal was truly great. The salmon dish was something to remember. All dishes were nicely balanced and showcased a high level of skills. We will be definitely back. This was our second time...More

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank pavandlee
Reviewed 1 week ago

Exquisite. Highly recommend. I had the taster menu with wine pairings. It was an adventure for the senses. Their dessert - which was a cherry and chocolate dream come true - has stuck in my mind ever since <3

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Briony K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a wonderful meal. Four of us went to this small, relaxed hidden gem to enjoy their Discovery Tasting menu, with the accompanying wine tasting menu. The service was friendly, attentive and knowledgeable. The food was absolutely delicious. And it was great to taste different...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Fjperkins
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Exceptional food, exceptional service, cannot get back quickly enough.From starter to dessert, each course excelled, coupled with great service.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Mark K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I can not recommend this restaurant highly enough. The service, the quality of the food and inventiveness, the experience. The restaurant has been recently renovated and retains a relaxed, comfortable and yet up-market feel. The staff are extremely knowledgeable and friendly. The food is sublime....More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank Lexxxie
Reviewed 16 February 2019 via mobile

Absolutely loved roots, exactly what Bournemouth needs, the place has class and character, the food was fantastic, eclipsed only by the lovely staff. Would highly recommend this hidden gem to anyone visiting Bournemouth.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Paul T
Reviewed 10 February 2019 via mobile

My wife kindly took me here today for Sunday lunch for my birthday. We have been before and I even hired the whole place for her 50th, so yes we like it. But I always try to give honest reviews. It was fabulous! Not been...More

Date of visit: February 2019
2  Thank DorzetDave
Reviewed 5 February 2019

the food was great and three was a really great atmosphere, the food was delicious and very well presented and hope I can be back very soon

Date of visit: February 2019
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janiceo885
22 June 2018|
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Response from Fohn_13 | Reviewed this property |
Don't know. Sensitive crowd and nice veggie tasting menu. I'd ring and ask.
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Mrs Dorothy H
27 April 2018|
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Response from Fohn_13 | Reviewed this property |
Smart casual fine. Never seen a tie. Been in clean jeans. Food is the focus
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Foy8oy
26 January 2018|
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Response from Jan B | Property representative |
Good morning, Sadly we are fully booked the first Friday available is beginning of March. Regards Jan
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