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The Clipper Restaurant

100 Dolphin Centre, Poole BH15 1SS, England
+44 1202 683334
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good24%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“roast dinner” (4 reviews)
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British, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
100 Dolphin Centre, Poole BH15 1SS, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What to the clipper this week, asked for gluten free menu, had some main meals which were gluten free, but not snacks or light bites, when asked if the soup comes with gluten free roll was told no don't have these, when I asked for...More

Thank Michele T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hadn't been here for sometime because of a previous 'indifferent' experience. Was VERY pleasantly surprised. The food was extremely competitively priced, tasty and plenty of it - no wonder it was so busy! Friendly, helpful staff, too.

Thank Modigli
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very busy at lunch times but a good selection of food, for refreshment. Once we found an empty table we enjoyed ourselves.

Thank EarlsCourtTT1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have never been anywhere where all of the staff are so nice and so helpful. A lady by the name of Allie was amazing g with my little girl who wanted to feel grown up and get her desert on her own. Allie guessed...More

Thank mumchla
Reviewed 30 January 2018

My mum and I visited yesterday and ate the most gorgeous macaroni cheese. It was so hard to choose among the delicious selection of dishes. There was an amazingly yummy looking selection of cakes on offer too. Lovely atmosphere and friendly staff. We will definitely...More

Thank J B
Reviewed 25 January 2018

The Clipper is one of the very few traditional eateries left. It's like going back to the good old days! A huge selection of meals to suit everybody. We love the carvery, salad bar and vegetarian selection. Also freshly cooked bespoke breakfasts available most of...More

Thank deana2017
Reviewed 23 January 2018

I visited this restaurant with a friend whilst I was staying in the area. The staff were very friendly and efficient and the food was excellent. I would highly recommend this restaurant and would certainly go again when I'm next staying in Dorset. This is...More

Thank 825Alison
Reviewed 17 January 2018

Absolute Heaven! I have passed The Clipper on many occasions, which is always busy, but only decided yesterday to try it as, it advertised "Tradition English Breakfast served until mid-afternoon". I could not believe the wonderful traditional English dishes on offer. The place was buzzing...More

Thank Jane C
Reviewed 14 January 2018

I visited yesterday. There is so much variety and there was a nice atmosphere. I sat just by the open wall area, so you can see everybody doing their shopping. A large range of cakes, and puddings, including 2 massive scones, cream and jam for...More

2  Thank Jane S
Reviewed 22 November 2017

i always enjoy my visits and never been disappointed. The staff are great there is a good range of food and fairly priced.

Thank charminsterbill
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Dolphin Centre, Poole BH15 1SS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Poole
  • Phone Number: +44 1202 683334
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