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Crab House Cafe

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Portland Road Ferrymans Way | Wyke Regis, Weymouth DT4 9YU, England
+44 1305 788867
Tuesday
Closed
Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 15:30
Wed - Fri 12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
Sat 12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Lunch menu was tempting. Tricky to choose one dish but somehow managed to choose two different ones between us. Wonderful bread was served with flavoured oil and balsamic vinegar. Lunch was delicious, a fish with a light sauce and a fish curry. Perfect, so fresh, so nicely cooked and well flavoured. The bottled beers are local and very good, went... More 

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Weymouth, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food and service and would detained go again. Food sensibly priced and well presented. The ambience is perfect for this location

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Thank 948marc
Wincanton, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife took me to The Crab House for my ??th birthday treat. It was a beautiful late September day, but a bit windy to eat outside. I had a whole crab in delicious Chinese source, and covered myself, the table and most of the floor with splinters of shell. My wife had turbot which again was delicious. Extensive wine... More 

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Thank Christopher F
Dorchester, United Kingdom
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129 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016

A lovely place for lunch or snacks if doing the walk to Portland. Very cosy and welcoming. Excellent menu with really fresh fish. Worth a visit or two.

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Thank NICOLA H
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19 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

Would eat here every week if I could spare the time to drive from Blandford. This is by far the best sea food restaurant on the South coast

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1 Thank James H
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

About seven years ago business took me to Weymouth where I was recommended to visit the Crab House by a local.. A visit that I never forgot and have been trying to arrange a return ever since. So last Friday I had the opportunity to return and it was just as good as I remembered. Our group started with the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

I have been to many a fish restaurant including Scotts in London. This is the best I have ever tasted please visit.

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1 Thank jil27
Staines, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

The fish was not too tasty and the price does not justify it. I have not tried the crab although it looked quite fun. Nice atmosphere, you can hear people hammering along at their crabs and staff is pretty nice.

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1 Thank Mihaela M
Wiltshire
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

It has become a regular place for us to eat when we are in Weymouth. The choice of seafood is excellent, we had the cracked crab again and it did not disappoint. For dessert I had creme brulee which again was excellent. If you like seafood this is the place to go.

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1 Thank Primatrav
midlands England
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37 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

I have a child and we wanted somewhere that does really great food but that is also forgiving of children. This hit the nail on the head. Pink fringed patio umbrellas, lots of outside space, seafood in all it's fine forms, fish and chips for little people and no-one to tut over the odd loud moment. It's not cheap but... More 

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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
Seafood, British, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Portland Road Ferrymans Way | Wyke Regis, Weymouth DT4 9YU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Weymouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1305 788867

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