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Beavers Restaurant


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Certificate of Excellence2018 Winner


Cafe, British
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Cannot fault the half breakfast good service fast friendly the scrambled eggs with bacon also is very good the coffee is fresh and strong

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank A5505MBstevew
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We called in for lunch on Saturday - the caff was very busy, but the waitresses could not have been more helpful and accommodating - first class service and only a short wait for the excellent home cooked food - very nice lunch for not...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank rotiel321
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We called in for lunch this Saturday - the caff was extremely busy, but the waitresses were fantastic - a warm welcome and very helpful and attentive. The home cooked food appeared in no time at all and was very nice and reasonably priced. If...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 19MusicMad25
Reviewed 31 December 2018

We took the family here just after Christmas and we lucky to get a seat. There were five of us so they found a nice large cubicle style table at the far end of the cafe. Only popped in for a coffee and cake, but...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank batshead
Reviewed 25 December 2018 via mobile

We come to Swanage about 4 times a year and have come here for 30 plus years, now bringing our young family and love the place. We have visited the beaver cafe on many occasions and unfortunately have noticed a decline in standards over the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed 24 December 2018

We have visited Swanage several times over the past 5 years. We liked this place originally, 5 years ago. But a few years ago we took our push chair for my child only to be told they don’t cater for pushchairs, I appreciate it’s a...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Loveschoolrun
Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

Lovely place for a nice lunch. Great lunch time selection. The staff were very friendly and accommodating. We took our 1 year old for lunch and they went out of their way to ensure she was catered for.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 555Mat
Reviewed 11 November 2018

This is a restaurant not to be missed. Individually run by the proprietor, it is very popular, so make sure you book early in your stay in Swanage. Meals are varied and very wholesome, and as the restaurant is licensed, you can have a glass...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank gagensl24
Reviewed 9 November 2018

Quick lunch. Prompt service. Very good hot chocolate and coffee. Tasty sandwich and jacket potato. Good for a pit stop.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Jane J
Reviewed 28 October 2018

Literally just popped in for drinks and some garlic bread as kids were moaning about being hungry but it was too early for dinner! What we had and saw was excellent. Service very good and restaurant very clean, light and airy. Menu looked good.

Date of visit: October 2018
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Juliet W
19 July 2018|
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Response from justanote12 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry don't know but if they don't So many nearby places have it you could get their pass word and use it in there
Karen E
7 January 2016|
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Yes dogs are welcome
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