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Feeling peckish or maybe just after a thirst quenching drink?

Bournemouth and Poole have something to cater for all tastes. From swanky little cafes to top notch restaurants, chill out bars to takeaway food.

Its time to recharge our bodies, come on, lets feast!…

WestBeach

WestBeach
WestBeach is an award winning seafood restaurant situated just meters from the beach in Bournemouth. Using only the best ingredients, 80% of their produce is sourced locally with the catch of the day brought in fresh every morning. Dine on their shoreline deck or inside their beautifully styled restaurant.
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Highcliff Grill

Highcliff Grill
The Highcliff Grill, Bournemouth is a double AA Rosette restaurant offering the freshest seafood, succulent steaks and classic dishes, with ingredients sourced from local Dorset and Hampshire farmers and fishermen. Perched high on the West Cliff it enjoys fantastic views of the bay and over to the Isle of Wight.
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The Kings Arms

The Kings Arms
The Kings Arms Restaurant, part of the Kings Arms Hotel Christchurch, serves mouth watering dishes with all menus created by award winning chef Alex Aitken. Using local and seasonal ingredients the restaurant has won numerous awards including the Bib Gourmand in the Michelin Guide for Great Britain and Ireland.
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Aruba Bar and Restaurant

Aruba Bar and Restaurant
Aruba in Bournemouth is a beachside bar and restaurant, serving beautifully dishes influenced by cuisines from around the world and refreshing drinks and cocktails! Enjoying 180 degree sea views taking in Bournemouth Pier and the sandy beach Aruba offers a relaxed, unique and unforgettable atmosphere.
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The Ark Cafe

The Ark Cafe
Situated in the heart of Poole Park, The Ark Cafe offers a comfortable and relaxing environment for a quick cuppa or a spot of lunch. Their terrace area overlooks Poole Park’s picturesque Swan Lake and the cafe itself has views of The Ark’s ice rink and soft play areas, perfect for parents wanting to relax whilst their children play!
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The Jetty

The Jetty
The Jetty is an award winning waterside restaurant in Christchurch which enjoys fantastic views looking over towards Mudeford Quay. The mouth watering menu has been carefully created by Alex Aitken using local ingredients with dishes including fresh fish, caught and landed daily from Mudeford Quay.
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Hotel du Vin Bistro

Hotel du Vin Bistro
The Bistro du Vin in Poole’s Old Town provides an elegant and informal setting for breakfast, lunch, dinner or afternoon tea and is just a short walk from the quayside. Dishes are created using locally sourced produce and, wherever possible, organic too, all providing dining in a down-to-earth, warm and relaxing setting.
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Upper Deck Bar and Restaurant

Upper Deck Bar and Restaurant
With beautiful harbour views from it’s wide open terrace area, the Upper Deck Bar and Restaurant offers fresh fish, juicy steaks, light bites, afternoon tea and cocktails. All seafood produce is supplied from the local fishing boats and local farms provide home-reared lamb, pork and beef resulting in the freshest melt in the mouth grills.
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The Conservatory Restaurant

The Conservatory Restaurant
Situated right at the heart of Alum Chine, the Conservatory Restaurant at the Riviera Hotel Bournemouth provides a contemporary take on a traditional British menu, which is adjusted accordingly with the seasons. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, the restaurant has fantastic sea views and free parking.
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Key West

Key West
Key West is situated at the end of Bournemouth Pier and offers beautiful panoramic views over the bay. There is a large terrace area, perfect for catching a few rays or watching the zip surfers in action! The restaurant serves a range of classic British dishes for breakfast, lunch and dinner and hot and cold drinks.
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The Kitchen

The Kitchen
With its stunning glass fronted building and beautiful waterside views The Kitchen is a stylish venue located in the heart of Poole Park. Blending the very best of English and European cuisine their menu serves British classics and comfort food favourites plus handmade pizza and of course a traditional and delicious Sunday Roast!
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Kayla Brasserie

Kayla Brasserie
Kayla Brasserie is a contemporary and stylish Italian brasserie and bar situated in Bournemouth town centre and serving the best in Italian cuisine and more. Enjoy great service and superb Italian food, while the after work crowd unwinds with a cocktail or glass of wine in the bar or outside seating area.
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Indi’s

Indi's
Indi’s is a contemporary Indian restaurant located in Westbourne with a reputation for fine dining, exemplary service and the highest quality Indian cuisine. Their menus are created by some of the country’s most well renowned chefs using the freshest ingredients resulting in the tastiest Indian dishes around.
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Coriander

Coriander
Coriander Mexican Restaurant is Bournemouth’s favourite place for Mexican food and drink. Serving all your favourite Mexican dishes such as Nachos, Burritos and Fajitas, accompanied by authentic Mexican drinks all in a unique and vibrant atmosphere, Coriander is the place to go for a taste of Mexico.
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