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Clavell's Restaurant

Kimmeridge BH20 5PE, England
+44 1929 480701
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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RR - RRR
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Kimmeridge BH20 5PE, England
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Reviewed yesterday

We visited ten years ago and returned a couple of days ago whilst on holiday in the area. It was just as we remembered it, unpretentious, friendly, excellent food at very reasonable prices. A very enjoyable experience.

Thank disgruntled41
Reviewed yesterday

A busy little restaurant tucked away. Great service and friendly smiles from all the staff. We shared a ploughman's platter as there was plenty for the two of us. We'd recommend a visit if you're in the area.

Thank CaroleR9
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This place is a little gem. Staff are so welcoming, it is dog friendly and the food is so very good too. A very good menu and specials board had such a wonderful choice. The portions are generous and so freshly prepared. Would have no...More

Thank Wayne B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a delicious afternoon tea which we booked for after visiting the Etches museum . beautiful scones and chocolate cake , the male waiter was quite abrupt and made us feel very rushed and as if we were an inconvenience , given we were there...More

Thank Suzanne G
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had lunch here this week and it was brilliant. A friendly welcome when you walk through the door, very keen on and kind to dogs, and fantastic, good value food! It was my first time visiting and I was very impressed.

Thank Rachel W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After walking about 5 miles along the beautiful Dorset coast on a glorious sunny day, Clavells was a very pleasant sight..and the welcome was so friendly as soon as we set foot inside. We settled for a couple of Peroni, although the cocktails looked very...More

Thank RonnieScott59
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great choice of food, warm and friendly service despite being really busy. This is one of the best places to eat in the area and very popular so booking is a must!

Thank Dawn W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved this place. A long walk along the coastal path (very few cafe on the route) so was hungry when I got here. Did not disappoint. Everyone was so friendly whilst we waited for a table and the food was good solid faire. I had...More

Thank Quentin N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Kimmeridge is a lovely place and after collecting fossils came to Clavell's. Excellent cream tea. Friendly staff and great picturesque location. Recommended.

Thank scot59
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We always try to revisit this gorgeous little restaurant when we visit Dorset. It’s simply one of our favourites. The food is always well presented, fresh and so tasty. The service is welcoming friendly and efficient. A prawn sandwich brimming with succulent prawns and dressing...More

Thank Ermentrude27
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 17:00
Monday
10:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 17:00
Thursday
10:00 - 17:00
Friday
10:00 - 17:00
Saturday
10:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kimmeridge BH20 5PE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Kimmeridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1929 480701
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Description
Clavells Café and Restaurant established in 2008, is nestled in the charming and idyllic village of Kimmeridge on the Isle of Purbeck in Dorset one mile inland from the world Heritage cost. We are part of a family that have farmed in the Purbecks since 1962 and are passionate about offering delicious locally sourced food with delightful service at an attractive price.
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