Discover Dorchester restaurants

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Brewhouse and Kitchen Ltd

Brewhouse and Kitchen Ltd

Warm and welcoming Microbrewery.

We're a bit different from your traditional pub.

We brew our own unique craft beers on-site.

Details

Address

27 Weymouth Avenue
Dorchester
DT1 1QY

Opening times

Weekdays 11.00 to 23.00
Saturdays 11.00 to 00.30
Sundays 12.00 to 22.30

Contact

t: 01305 265551
e: email

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cafe jagos

cafe jagos

A great place to meet friends, enjoy a coffee or two while watching the world go by.

Have a fabulous lunch from our mouth watering menu selection.Whatever your choice you will be made to feel very welcome. We have a licensed bar offering you a variety of wines, beers and spirits

There are regular events and cabaret shows, and we can also cater for special occasions such as birthday parties, corporate meetings and such like. We hope to see you soon!

Details

Address

8 High West Street
Dorchester
dt11uj

Opening times

Weekdays 10.00 to 16.30
Saturdays 10.00 to 16.30
Closed on Sunday

Contact

t: 01305 266056
e: email

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Carluccios

Carluccios

Italian Restaurant and cafe

Details

Address

Brewery Square
Dorchester

Contact

t: 01305 251674
e: email

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Colliton Club

Colliton Club

A friendly sports and social club open to all, with full bar and meals available. Closed 3pm to 6.30pm

Bar serving 5 real ales (most from Dorset including Palmers) plus cask beers, and a variety of ciders.

Daily food menu with "specials" plus Sunday roasts.

Details

Address

Colliton House
Dorchester
DT1 1XZ

Opening times

Weekdays 8.30 to 23.00
Saturdays 10.00 to 23.00
Sundays 10.30 to 14.30

Contact

t: 01305 224503
e: email

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Costa(Brewery Square)

Costa(Brewery Square)

THE NATIONS FAVOURITE COFFEE SHOP AND THE FASTEST GROWING COFFEE SHOP CHAIN IN THE UK

Details

Address

Brewery Square
Dorchester

Contact

t: 01305 268207
e: email

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Cow & Apple

Cow & Apple

Burger & Cider bar. Joins us for breakfast, lunch, dinner or just for a pint.

Cow & Apple is a family run business specialising in Burgers & Cider. We have over 50 varieties of cider on the menu. Our beef is free range and reared to high welfare standards. The restaurant can sit individuals through to large groups in chilled out informal surroundings.

Details

Address

30 Trinity Street
Dorchester
DT1 1TT

Opening times

Weekdays 9.00 to 23.00
Saturdays 9.00 to 23.00
Sundays 9.00 to 23.00

Contact

t: 01305266286
e: email

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Hendover Cafe

Hendover Cafe

Friendly independent cafe serving great range of coffee homemade cakes breakfast light lunches and homemade specials

Details

Address

11 weymouth avenue
Dorchester
DT1 1QR

Opening times

Weekdays 8.30 to 17.00
Saturdays 8.30 to 17.00
Sundays 9.30 to 16.00

Contact

t: 7551712462
e: email

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Jesters Cafe

Jesters Cafe

Newly opened cafe serving home cooked food using local produce when available

Quirky and cosy cafe at the top of Trinity Street. Come and try our selection of home made cakes or try our huge breakfast challenge

We also serve great tasting coffee, hot chocolate, the best cappuccino's and milkshakes.

Details

Address

Trinity Street
Dorchester
DT1 1TT

Opening times

Weekdays 8.00 to 16.00
Saturdays 8.00 to 16.00
Sundays see below to see below
Closed on Sunday

Contact

t: 01305262759
e: email

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Junction Hotel

Junction Hotel

Welcome to the Junction Hotel, enjoy some fine food and drink in our cosy pub!

Located in the heart of this traditional market town on Great Western Road, The Junction Hotel is a traditional six bedroom coaching inn. Dorchester is a historic market town best known for its links with Thomas Hardy and his novel 'The Mayor of Casterbridge' and you can enjoy the ambience and atmosphere of Dorchester itself with its famous market every Wednesday.

Details

Address

Great Western Road
Dorchester
DT1 1UF

Opening times

Weekdays 10.00 to 23.00
Saturdays 10.00 to 00.00
Sundays 11.00 to 22.00

Contact

t: 01305 755000
e: email

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Kao San Thai Restaurant

Kao San Thai Restaurant

Fully licensed Thai Restaurant & Takeaway, open lunchtime 12 - 3pm and dinner 6pm - 11pm.

Kao San Thai Restaurant offers a very extensive menu with all the classic Thai dishes. Sunday lunch is Thai buffet so you can try as many different dishes as you want.

We cook from source here in our kitchen using fresh high quality local ingredients but of course some ingredients have to come from Asia such as lemongrass, chilli, coconut milk and papaya.

Details

Address

34 High West Street
Dorchester
DT1 1UP

Opening times

Weekdays 12.00 to 23.00
Saturdays 12.00 to 23.00
Sundays 12.00 to 23.00

Contact

t: 01305757188
e: email

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La Caverna Restaurant

La Caverna Restaurant

Small family-run restaurant specialising in Italian food. Franco and Alison have been trading for 20 years.

La Caverna was established in 1992 by chef Franco and partners. Franco is still at the helm, producing delicious Sicilian/Italian food inspired by his childhood in Sicily and his Mamma's cooking.

The restaurant is housed in the cellar of a former grain store which provides an exceptionally intimate atmosphere, helped by the warmth and efficiency of the front-of-house staff.

Details

Address

57 Icen Way
Dorchester
DT1 1EW
Sundays see below to see below
Closed on Sunday

Contact

t: 01305 262500
e: email

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Myra's Kaiseki Ltd

Myra's Kaiseki Ltd

Japanese Fine Dinning.

Japanese deli/ Restaurant

Details

Address

20 High East Street
Dorchester
DT1 1HH

Opening times

Weekdays 12.30 to 21.00
Saturdays 12.00 to 22.00
Closed on Monday

Contact

t: 01305751859
e: email

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Nando's

Nando's

Fabulous Afro-Portuguese food Restaurant. Follow the link to our website for all the latest information and special offers.

Details

Address

Brewery Square
Dorchester

Contact

t: 01305 250208
e: email

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PizzaExpress

PizzaExpress

Pizza Express Italian restaurants provide exceptional quality food such as pizza and pasta as well as live music, takeaway and table bookings, always in style.

Details

Address

Weymouth Avenue
Dorchester
Saturdays 11.30 to 23.00
Sundays 11.30 to 22.00

Contact

t: 01305 251 919
e: email

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Rajpoot Restaurant

Rajpoot Restaurant

Exclusive Indian restaurant serving modern and traditional food with a historic surroundings

Details

Address

High West Street
Dorchester
DT1 1UT

Opening times

Weekdays 12.00 to 00.00
Saturdays 12.00 to 00.00
Sundays 12.00 to 23.30

Contact

t: 01305 257492
e: email

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Sienna Restaurant

Sienna Restaurant

Opening times 12.00- 14.00 Tuesday to Saturday 19.00-21.00 Tuesday to Saturday Closed Sunday's and Monday's

Sienna has recently been refurbished and reopened under Chef Marcus Wilcox. At Sienna we aim to deliver a fine dining experience with a contemporary and elegant British menu in an intimate setting. With only fourteen covers permissible, we aspire to provide you with an accomplished and memorable dining experience. Our menu consists of an excellent selection of stylish British dishes. We provide this high quality cuisine by using the finest, seasonal and locally sourced ingredients. We also offer a tasting menu which can be ordered with a wine flight during both lunch and evening service.

Details

Address

36 High West Street
Dorchester
DT1 1UP

Contact

t: 01305 250022
e: email

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Taste Brasserie

Taste Brasserie

Contemporary upmarket café, brasserie. Excellent coffee, homemade cakes, locally sourced foods on our menus.

All cakes and breads baked on premises, Trained barista made coffee. High customer service standards.

Details

Address

Trinity Street
Dorchester
DT1 1UB

Opening times

Weekdays 8.30 to 16.00
Saturdays 9.00 to 17.00
Closed on Sunday

Contact

t: 01305 257776
e: email

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The Blue Raddle

The Blue Raddle

Small award winning town center community pub famous for serving real ales and landlady concocted meals

Details

Address

9 Church Street
Dorchester
DT1 1JN

Opening times

Weekdays 11.30 to 23.00
Saturdays 11.30 to 23.00
Sundays 12.00 to 22.30

Contact

t: 01305 267762
e: email

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The horse with the red umbrella

The horse with the red umbrella

A friendly tea shop with a unique atmosphere

We were established in 1970 on the site of the old loyalty theatre, which reputably found Edmund Keane. We have been a part of Dorchester ever since

Everything we serve is homemade and we welcome families.

Details

Address

high west street
Dorchester
dt11uj
Saturdays 8.00 to 16.30
Sundays see below to
Closed on Sunday

Contact

t: 01305262019
e: email

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The King and Thai

The King and Thai

Thai fine dining in a contemporary restaurant providing a calm and relaxing atmosphere.

All of our dishes are freshly prepared using locally sourced free range meats and sustainable sea food.

We serve our customers with authentic Thai cooking prepared with the finest quality ingredients and spices.

Details

Address

35 Great Western Road
Dorchester
DT1 1UF

Opening times

Weekdays 12.00 to 23.00
Saturdays 12.00 to 23.30
Closed on Sunday

Contact

t: 01305 250270
e: email

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the loft cafe

the loft cafe

Quirky, chic cafe where everything is home-made. We pride ourselves on using quality local ingredients and seasonal produce.

Licensed cafe where quality imaginative food is made on the premises. Fresh salads, tarts, frittata etc made every day - with amazing scones, cakes and lots of gluten free options. To be enjoyed with a range of teas, or the wonderful Illy coffee.

My food hero is Yotam Ottolenghi, therefore much of what we offer is inspired by his food and ethos: flavour is paramount. We use lots of fresh herbs and spices from around the world.

Details

Address

16 antelope walk
Dorchester
dt1 1be

Opening times

Weekdays 9.00 to 17.00
Saturdays 9.00 to 17.00
Closed on Monday

Contact

t: 01305 261382
e: email

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The Oak Room

The Oak Room

Morning coffee, light lunches, afternoon teas, Dorset cream teas.

Traditional tea rooms in historic, oak-panelled room formerly Judge Jeffreys Court Room. Table service by waitresses in Nippy uniform, based on Lyons Corner House service.

Details

Address

5b Antelope Walk
Dorchester
DT1 1BE

Opening times

Weekdays 9.30 to 16.30
Saturdays 9.30 to 16.30
Closed on Sunday

Contact

t: 01305 250760
e: email

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The Old Ship Inn

The Old Ship Inn

Route 35 @The Ship is Dorchester's new Diner/Wine Bar

New menu includes Burger's Hot dogs salads as well as a kids menu

Details

Address

16 High West Street
Dorchester
DT1 1UW

Opening times

Weekdays 8.30 to 22.00
Saturdays 8.30 to 00.00
Closed on Sunday

Contact

t: 01305 757411
e: email

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The Old Tea House

The Old Tea House

Delicious homemade food everyday - We serve breakfast, morning coffee, lunches, afternoon teas, light and main meals

Daily Specials, Fully Licensed, Bed and Breakfast Available, Walled Tea Garden, Reserve your table for Sunday Roast, Business Lunches, Private Bookings and Parties catered for, Free WiFi is available.

We believe homemade meals taste the best, that's why delicious home cooked meals are available everyday! Most of our bread, scones, soups and cakes are made by us. Come and see what real homemade food tastes like!

Details

Address

44 High West St
Dorchester
DT1 1UT

Opening times

Weekdays 9.00 to 17.30
Saturdays 9.00 to 17.30
Sundays 9.00 to 17.30

Contact

t: 01305 263 719
e: email

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The Royal Oak

The Royal Oak

We are now open at 7am for breakfast and coffee with free wi-fi

Details

Address

High West Street
Dorchester
DT1 1UW

Opening times

Weekdays 8.00 to 00.00
Saturdays 8.00 to 01.00
Sundays 8.00 to 00.00

Contact

t: 01305 755910
e: email

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Vivo Lounge

Vivo Lounge

Informal, community led, family friendly neighbourhood cafe/bar open all-day everyday. Open NOW in the heart of Brewery Square

Vivo Lounge is an informal, neighbourhood food led cafe/bar open all-day everyday where families, friends, and locals can come for a coffee, a drink, or something to eat in a relaxed comfortable environment.

The Lounge menu is available all-day and offers a wide range of dishes including an extensive brunch menu, a selection of proper-job burgers, a great selection of tapas & more restaurant-in-style monthly specials.

Details

Address

21 Weymouth Avenue
Dorchester
DT1 1QT

Opening times

Weekdays 9.00 to 23.00
Saturdays 9.00 to 00.00
Sundays 9.00 to 23.00

Contact

t: 01305 251291
e: email

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Wagamama

Wagamama

Opening hours: Monday 11:30 AM-10:00 PM Tuesday 11:30 AM-10:00 PM Wednesday 11:30 AM-10:00 PM Thursday 11:30 AM-10:00 PM Friday 11:30 AM-11:00 PM Saturday 11:30 AM-11:00 PM Sunday 11:30 AM-10:00 PM Capacity: 96 Outdoor Capacity: 2

Our story ‘ kaizen ’, meaning ‘good change’ is the philosophy that sits right at our heart. it shapes every dish we create, and pushes us to find better ways in all that we do. we’re restless spirits. forever creating and making things better we’ve been practising kaizen since 1992, when we opened our first doors in london’s bloomsbury. inspired by fast-paced, japanese ramen bars and a celebration of asian food, wagamama burst into life. we set out to create a unique way of eating. bringing the fresh, nourishing, flavours of asia to all that was 20 years ago now. two whole decades to sharpen skills and refine recipes. to play with spices and discover tastes. we continue to get better with every day

Our food a little ginger to warm you up. chillis that kick. noodles to nourish the body and soul. our japanese inspired menu has been created to soothe, nourish, sustain and inspire. pick from all kinds of rice and noodle dishes, alongside fresh salads and shareable sides. there are desserts, fresh juices, hot drinks, wine, sake and expertly crafted asian beers too in the name of kaizen, our standards are high. our ingredients are cooked fresh, served fresh. every bowl and plate that we fill with them is served as soon as it’s ready. the colours and aromas, flavours and spices are always at their best when they touch your table a warming bowl of bold ramen. teppan griddled to perfection. or kare, with its rich coconut base. or if you would rather rice, you’re in luck - our menu features many japanese favourites. fresh, authentic menus that are updated seasonally. wagamama is a staple of modern asian cuisine

Details

Address

Unit 4, Bonded Stores
Dorchester
DT1 1HX

Opening times

Weekdays 11.30 to 22.00
Saturdays 11.30 to 23.00
Sundays 11.30 to 22.00

Contact

t: 01305260219
e: email

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Zizzi

Zizzi

Situated within the beautiful old Dorchester Brewery site,

Zizzi's new home boasts a large terrace that overlooks the Brewery square - one to make the most of on those beautiful sunny days. Inside, the restaurant makes the most of the old brewery's architecture with exposed brickwork and large arched factory windows, whilst the design makes the most of Dorchester being part of the 'Jurassic Coast'. Our open-plan kitchen is situated in the centre of the building, so every table can view our chefs hard at work and cooking up a storm for all to enjoy! Dine al fresco with an outdoor dining area for sunny weather. And tweet what you eat with WiFi available here (if you’re in to that).

Details

Address

Brewery Square
Dorchester
DT1

Contact

t: 01305 257787
e: email

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