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Lake Yard

Lake Yard, Poole BH15 4DT, England
+44 1202 676953
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Seafood, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Lake Yard, Poole BH15 4DT, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Our family of 6 all visited Lake Yard for dinner this evening and we left disappointed. The food was lovely, we can't really fault it but the service was terrible. We felt like we had been dumped outside in a tent, in the cold and...More

1  Thank McNamaki
Reviewed 6 days ago

My friends and I researched seafood restaurants in the area and decided to book the Lake Yard. The friendly staff greeted us at the door and showed us to our table by the patio area. The starters were wonderful. My friend and I had the...More

Thank Vanetta
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lake Yard is a terrific place for a drink, for a meal, or simply to relax with a newspaper. The location is very pretty, overlooking part of Poole Harbour at Hamworthy, and you don't need to be a member of the boat club to go...More

Thank Gnomelette
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I love this place. The location is amazing and on a warm sunny day there is no better place to chill and read the Sunday papers! They are always busy so it is best to book but you won't be disappointed. The...More

Thank L4dyC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked the restaurant in advance for a birthday party lunch , 46 in all. We ordered from a suggested menu in advance and received an estimate cost. Everything was perfect. Seonagh had done a super table map over a chart of Poole harbour. We...More

Thank rufusbates
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Title says it all. Booked for friends birthday and we were not let down. Very relaxed evening. Food was lovely, good menu and loads of choice. Staff were really friendly and looked after us. Beautiful view of the harbour. I would not hesitate to recommend...More

Thank Alison H
Reviewed 15 June 2017

We go here quite often as it is a hidden gem, the fish is always excellent and the scenery / vibe of the place is amazing. Love it!

Thank Tim A
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

Have been a member at Lake yard for two and a half years and drink there every day.The staff are wonderful and the crowd great fun . The food is up and down depending on who is in the kitchen at the time .The location...More

Thank Malcolm F
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

Ok here we go, i suppose i should state that this is my absolute favourite restaurant and bar but I will attempt to be unbiased. Go there, eat drink and enjoy, you'll love it. There you are, clear and succinct.

Thank nickepee
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

I've been a few times for food and drink or just a coffee. The food has always been amazing with each visit. What more could you want than great food, service and a wonderful view x

Thank Rlouise68
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Nearby Attractions
Poole Harbour
1,407 reviews
1.47 miles away
Upton Country Park
505 reviews
1.51 miles away
Poole Museum and Scaplen's Court Museum and Herb Garden
238 reviews
1.33 miles away
Hamworthy Park
128 reviews
.63 miles away
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Sarah M
10 June 2017|
Response from nickepee | Reviewed this property |
yes dog friendly
colin h
23 August 2015|
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Response from rpwh | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can. There is a bar to which you would be made welcome.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, View, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:00
10:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:00
10:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:00
10:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lake Yard, Poole BH15 4DT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Poole
  • Phone Number: +44 1202 676953
  • E-mail
Stunning Waterside Members Bar and Restaurant. Visitors are welcome.
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