Warm and welcoming Microbrewery.
We're a bit different from your traditional pub.
We brew our own unique craft beers on-site.
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!
Italian Restaurant and cafe
THE NATIONS FAVOURITE COFFEE SHOP AND THE FASTEST GROWING COFFEE SHOP CHAIN IN THE UK
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.
Friendly independent cafe serving great range of coffee homemade cakes breakfast light lunches and homemade specials
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.
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.
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.
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.
Japanese Fine Dinning.
A Japanese restaurant, and outside catering for weddings and private functions.
In addition to evening service, we are also open from 12:30-14:30 Wednesday to Friday for lunch service.
Fabulous Afro-Portuguese food Restaurant. Follow the link to our website for all the latest information and special offers.
The Italian Artisan of Pizza and Pasta
Authentic stone baked pizza and pasta made to order and delivered hot to your doorstep.
Take a look at our menu and you will soon realise that your mouth is already watering.
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.
Exclusive Indian restaurant serving modern and traditional food with a historic surroundings
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.
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.
Small award winning town center community pub famous for serving real ales and landlady concocted meals
A coffeee shop with you in mind
The Gathering Place is lovely coffee shop/restaurant where you can eat alone or with the family and friends we cater for all
Freshly home cooked food for every taste, hot and cold drinks and cakes that are just so Devine
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.
Fully Licensed Family Run Authentic Thai Cuisine Lunchtime 12 til 3 & Evening 5.30 til Late
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.
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.
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.
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
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!
An independent family run business. Everything is made fresh on-site and homemade.
Owned and run by Mathew and Laura with the support of a great team. We make homemade cakes, soups, cooked breakfast, jacket potatoes, scones, cream teas, toasties, salads, daily specials, amazing coffee, a wide variety of gluten free options and much more...
We are now open at 7am for breakfast and coffee with free wi-fi
Vinny At Six is a new independent Lounge bar and restaurant for Dorchester’s discerning grown-ups. Offering something different – intimate with a friendly atmosphere. Dedicated to bringing unrivalled quality in drinks, food and service.
We are closed on Mondays and Tuesday until we re-evaluate this mid 2018. We have some exciting new events upcoming this year. Spirit Tastings, Talks and Masterclasses will be advertised on Social Media through Facebook Events and Instagram along with Twitter, keep updated here or contact us to ask us about any future events occurring.
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.
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
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).
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