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Opening status: Open
Our COVID-19 measures:
All staff are to undertake our NATWEST MENTOR E-Learning module on COVID-19 before starting work with us again. PPE (full face mask, mouth masks & gloves) available to staff at all times.

Our Inspector's View

Situated in a spruced up wooden hut overlooking Chesil Beach, the Crab House Café has natural charms aplenty. Simplicity and freshness is the name of the game, with oysters coming from their own beds and everything sourced from within a 40-mile radius. Rustic benches outside are a treat in the warmer months.

Awards, Accolades & welcome Schemes

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1 Rosette Award for Culinary Excellence

Fresh seafood in a laid-back beach hut

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- AA Inspector
Crab House Café
Ferrymans Way, Portland Road, WYKE REGIS, DT4 9YU
Phone : 01305 788867

Features

Facilities
  • Seats: 40
  • On-site parking available
Accessibility
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Steps for wheelchair: 1
  • Accessible toilets
  • Assist dogs welcome
Opening Times
  • Days Closed: Monday to Tuesday (excluding 8 weeks in summer)
  • Lunch served from: 12
  • Lunch served until: 2.30
  • Dinner served from: 6
  • Dinner served until: 9
Food and Drink
  • Wines under £30: 24
  • Wines over £30:
  • Wines by the glass: 13
  • Cuisine style: British, Seafood

About The area

Discover Dorset

Dorset means rugged varied coastlines and high chalk downlands. Squeezed in among the cliffs and set amid some of Britain’s most beautiful scenery is a chain of picturesque villages and seaside towns. Along the coast you’ll find the Lulworth Ranges, which run from Kimmeridge Bay in the east to Lulworth Cove in the west. Together with a stretch of East Devon, this is Britain’s Jurassic Coast, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, noted for its layers of shale and numerous fossils embedded in the rock. Among the best-known natural landmarks on this stretch of the Dorset coast is Durdle Door, a rocky arch that has been shaped and sculpted to perfection by the elements. The whole area has the unmistakable stamp of prehistory.

Away from Dorset’s magical coastline lies a landscape with a very different character and atmosphere, but one that is no less appealing. Here, winding, hedge-lined country lanes lead beneath lush, green hilltops to snug, sleepy villages hidden from view and the wider world. The people of Dorset are justifiably proud of the achievements of Thomas Hardy, its most famous son, and much of the county is immortalised in his writing. 

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