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OK - great position

Pizzas were fine and good value, great position on The Esplanade, but oh those chairs!! Time for... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2018
HamphireBob
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Swanmore, United Kingdom
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Nice location, average food

We chose to eat here because of the location and it seemed family friendly. It is a lovely location... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2018
Joanna0704
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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All reviews great service and food views are lovely cake esplanade dog
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We stopped in here for a light lunch on a day when the weather wasn't brilliant. At first we sat outside as we had our dog with us. The waitress suggested that we come inside where there was an area where dogs were allowed. That...More

Thank tpat_velo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped off for a coffee whilst walking the coast, great service with lovely coffee. Menu is extensive but we did not eat.

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Two visits during our trip and we weren't disappointed on either trip. The food was fresh and very tasty, the staff were very attentive ( especially to the dog ) and there was a good choice of beers etc. The owner was charming and very...More

Thank Fuzzy4food
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Pizzas were fine and good value, great position on The Esplanade, but oh those chairs!! Time for some new furniture me-thinks!

Thank HamphireBob
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

Third time we’ve visited in the last few weeks. New vegan menu cake out the day of our third visit. Great vegan food and very good service highly recommend

Thank Sarah T
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Lovely location looking out to sea. Our visit was early evening and the staff very polite and accommodating. The meal was enjoyably atmosphere very relaxing we enjoyed this experience. The owner even allowed my little dog in . Thank you overhaul a very pleasant experience...More

Thank Vacation59124
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

The waitress was very polite but that's as good as it gets, food was very poor and we won't be returning

Thank Al R
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

We chose to eat here because of the location and it seemed family friendly. It is a lovely location overlooking the sea and outside tables if it is warm. Our waitress was very polite and kind to the children. Unfortunately both the grilled prawn starter...More

Thank Joanna0704
Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

This used to be a decent seafront bar with good tapas. It's decline hits you as quick as the stench of processed cheese throughout the place. They've employed a team of kids who have to ask eachother what each item on menu is, how to...More

1  Thank Nammeter
Reviewed 7 May 2018

We ate here for dinner early evening and waited over an hour for our starters. They were good, however our main meals arrived at separate times. The food was undercooked, and as a result both of us felt unwell the next day.

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