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Ocean View

RR - RRRSeafood, British,
Marine Parade, Lyme Regis DT7 3JQ, England
+44 1297 442059
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible15%
Travellers talk about
“fish chowder” (19 reviews)
“pancetta” (6 reviews)
“club sandwich” (15 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Marine Parade, Lyme Regis DT7 3JQ, England
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1 - 10 of 536 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I visited Lyme Regis whilst enjoying a weekend away. We really fancied seafood by the seaside so decided to give Ocean View a try. This place did not disappoint, we had the mussels and they were absolutely delicious. The owner was charming...More

Thank Sarah S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Decent place for a bite to eat midway down the promenade...friendly fast efficient service....lovely fresh cod and chips...dog friendly outside...very nice.

Thank Gary M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sunny autumn day, took dog for walk along Lyme Coast. Wasn't intending to lunch but seduced by aromas and sea view. The food was really tasteful, as was the espresso. Friendly manager and waitresses. My whitebait came with salad, normally I leave lettuce to the...More

Thank shrimpo1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spotted scallops on the board and just had to try them fresh from Lyme bay. Served with pancetta and fennel - not to be missed. Service was very pleasant too.

Thank Anne B
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely evening meal sitting outside - food and service very good - recommend the fish cakes n seabass

Thank ajd03
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

Popped in here for lunch. Crab sandwich x2 and two soft drinks. The crab sandwich and garnish were fresh and pleasant. The location and view were great. But my gripe was I've had better for £11 (Crab sandwich) and £3 for a small soft drink....More

1  Thank RobCpfc
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

The signs were there - 'business lease for sale', 'No drinks only at busy times' and all the staff looking miserable as sin! I should have realised we were in for a treat at this one! We sat down with the intention of enjoying lunch...More

3  Thank TherealBarry D
Reviewed 31 August 2018

We recently visited Lyme Regis and spotted this restaurant because of the prominent location on the seafront. We booked a table in advance for later on in the week, they had reserved an outside table right on the promenade ready for us. Three of us...More

Thank jlsmith60
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

After spending a few great hours on the beach we decided to grab a coffee before heading home. We chose this establishment as it had lots of empty tables ...it was about 4.45pm. The very friendly waitress began taking our order of drinks after we...More

4  Thank Leezab
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

Had a very enjoyable lunch here during the busy August Bank Holiday weekend. Weather was lovely and sunny so made the most of sitting outside with a perfect beachside view. Expected a delay in receiving food as had been warned they were very busy but...More

Thank Sally C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Marine Parade, Lyme Regis DT7 3JQ, England (Formerly The Bay Leaf Restaurant)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Lyme Regis
  • Phone Number: +44 1297 442059
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