ABBOTSBURY SWANNERY - THE KENNELS CAFÉ
Charming venue for lunches, snacks and drinks (fully licensed). Tel: 01305 871190. Associate member of Direct from Dorset Food & Drink Initiative. The café is at the entrance before you pay to go in, passing walkers are welcome.
ABBOTSBURY SUBTROPICAL GARDENS - THE COLONIAL RESTAURANT
Perfect for lunches, snacks or drinks (fully licensed). This restaurant is very special, constructed in the colonial style, built of timber with a raised veranda overlooking the beautiful Gardens.
ABBOTSBURY CHILDREN'S FARM - FARM CAFÉ
A warm family friendly place serving local Dorset produce cooked on site. Coffee, afternoon teas, home made cakes, hot meals and snacks, plenty for the tired family to recharge the batteries with.
ATHELHAMPTON HOUSE - THE TOPIARY RESTAURANT
The Topiary Reataurant is at the heart of the visitor centre. The Coach House was refurbished in the 1995 with the courtyard enclosed and turned into a tranquil dining area. With a fully licensed bar, comfortable lounge area and full table service throughout. We offer a range of refreshments throughout the day, with cakes and pastries served in the morning and afternoon teas served after lunch.
ATHELHAMPTON HOUSE - THE LONG HALL
The Long Hall is Athelhampton's Sunday Restaurant. Offering a private dining experience, with linen laid tables and your own dedicated staff. We offer a Table d'Hote menu, with our Sunday Carvery available as a main course option. With full table service, including drinks and wine, you can relax and enjoy a delightful Sunday lunch.
BENNETTS WATER GARDENS - CAFÉ MONET
Serving coffees, home-made lunches, cakes and cream teas.
DORSET COUNTY MUSEUM
Shop and Tea Room also open to non museum visitors.
FARMER PALMER'S FARM PARK - HEN HOUSE RESTAURANT
Traditional home cooked food for adults & children, everything from coffee and cake to roasts! Take a moment to look at the delicious food and great facilities. We pride ourselves on exceeding your expectations - we offer far more than your average children's dining area!
FORDE ABBEY - THE UNDERCROFT TEAROOM
Open daily to our paying visitors, from 1st March - 31st October from 11am - 4.30pm, serving light lunches (for example: soup, sandwiches, jacket potatoes with assorted fillings, and light savouries such as cheese scones or sausage rolls) between 12 noon and 2.30pm. Delicious cakes are available throughout the day.
PORTLAND CASTLE - THE CAPTAIN'S TEAROOM
Relax in the Captain's Tearoom, which serves a mouth watering selection of hot and cold refreshments.
SHERBORNE CASTLE - THE TEA ROOM
Offering a welcoming atmosphere for morning coffees (from 11am), a range of traditional light lunches (noon to 2.30pm) and delicious afternoon teas with a wide selection of cakes ('till 5.00pm). Inside, the Tea Room has seating on the ground floor (wheelchair accessible) with additional capacity upstairs, and outside you can choose the Tea Room terrace, Ginkgo lawn or the walled garden. A free Wi-Fi connection is available.
SWANAGE RAILWAY - THE WESSEX BELLE
Dine in style behind a historic steam engine through two return trips on the beautiful Purbeck Line. Details of our Services for 2013 have been confirmed, and bookings are now open.
SWANAGE RAILWAY - THE WESSEX BELLE BISTRO
An informal diesel-hauled evening service that offers a changing menu. Join and alight at any station on the line. Dine in a luxury carriage or just enjoy a drink at the Royal Wessex Bar. Details of our Services for 2013 have been confirmed, and bookings are now open.
THE BLUE POOL AND WAREHAM BEARS - TEA ROOMS
Built in 1935 of sand and lime bricks from the local Beacon Hill brickworks with a Canadian cedarwood shingle roof, allowing the building to blend in with its surroundings. Many of the fixtures and fittings are original including the pine floors.