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Ellipse - CLOSED

Quayside, West Bay, Bridport DT6 4GZ, England
+44 1308 459221
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good21%
  • Average20%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible12%
29 Dec 2015
“Typical Tea and Cake stop”
1 Sep 2015
“Is it a cafe ir a coffee shop?”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Pizza, Mediterranean, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Quayside, West Bay, Bridport DT6 4GZ, England
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Reviewed 26 July 2015 via mobile

We visit Ellipse every time we come to west bay ... It's great for coffee. Great if you have kids or own a dog. Don't however order food! We have only eaten here twice & it's never arrived in good time & we've never eaten...More

2  Thank Emma K
Reviewed 26 July 2015

The perfect place for a cafe/restaurant - and the food was very good. Lovely, friendly staff, especially the French waitress with the dark hair who couldn't be more helpful and engaging. Highly recommended.

Thank Jane P
Reviewed 14 July 2015 via mobile

This not here when we came before. So give it a go. Not much choice on menu. Few people in there. Not that busy but no one seem to be to bothered about us.. Thought get a drink and keep studying menu.. One rose wine...More

3  Thank s g
Reviewed 3 July 2015

The beer choice was good, the hot chocolate looked like it could be a bit special too. It was just a bit of a shame that the owner (or manageress) seemed a little short with her staff (who were obviously new) and came across as...More

5  Thank adam d
Reviewed 28 June 2015

We are fairly local to West Bay and decided to visit on a family trip for my Fathers 60th Birthday. In our group of 7 we decided to go for a light lunch and settled on the Ellipse. As we walked in the first thing...More

14  Thank natbites
Reviewed 27 June 2015

A newish build this great eatery will serve a simple decaffeinated coffee, a host of alcoholic beverages through to lip-smackingly good meals. The greatest treat is to sit on the balcony and look out to sea. A great asset for West Bay. The staff are...More

1  Thank ninamacphee
Reviewed 31 May 2015

Ellipse remind me of the sort of beach bar you find in the Med, not in the most concrete rich part of West Bay. It seems completely out of keeping with its surroundings. Service is friendly and coffee good. An alternative to other coffee shops...More

1  Thank SB01
Reviewed 26 May 2015

Took my pregnant wife and hungry two year old over to the Ellipse on a beautiful Bank Holiday Monday for a family lunch overlooking the sea. There was plenty of seating outside overlooking the Harbour so my wife and child sat down in the Sun...More

16  Thank Jake L
Reviewed 25 May 2015 via mobile

Went to eclipse for a drink whilst we were on a family holiday for a drink. It has a seafront location and the table was clean. As we sat down we were rushed by the blonde lady to order our drinks and her face looked...More

5  Thank mike_67890
Reviewed 25 May 2015

I'm a local but haven't had good experience of Ellipse over the years but over the holiday weekend decided to be fair and give it another try. Myself and a family member went early on Sunday afternoon planning to have tea and cake. It was...More

3  Thank Gypsy008
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Quayside, West Bay, Bridport DT6 4GZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Bridport  >  West Bay
  • Phone Number: +44 1308 459221
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New for 2014 we have built a brand new bar, repainted and decorated in a way which reflects the sea and our outside surroundings. To match our change we have now got a bigger selection of spirits, better wines and beers and cider on draught. Our offerings include: - Pizza, Salads, Baguettes, Ploughmans lunch, Hot dog (Served 12pm - 5.00pm Monday to Saturday. 12pm- 3.30Pm on Sunday) - Draught alcoholic drinks: Thatchers gold, Amstel Larger. Birra Moretti and Trelawny real ale. - Cocktails and a wide range of spirits - Coffee made to perfection just as you like it - Hot Chocolate, made with our mouth watering chocolate machine, the best you will find. Also available are espresso cups of pure chocolate - if you think you can handle it! - A large range of fair trade clipper teas - Soft drinks - Wine, spirits, Bottle beer and bottled cider - Freshly baked pastries and croissants
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