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Pier Approach, Bournemouth BH2 5AA, England
01202 587785
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Ranked #180 of 557 Restaurants in Bournemouth
Price range: $11 - $64
Hours:
Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Seafood
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Dining style: Casual Dining
Description: WestBeach Bar is a delightfully fresh and modern seafood bistro on the Pier Approach in Bournemouth. With floor to ceiling glass windows to maximise the stunning sea views, the light-filled dining room is understated and relaxed – allowing the spotlight to shine on the real star of the show, the stunning seafood menu. WestBeach also hosts weekly Jazz on the Beach nights, and is available for private parties.
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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014 NEW

Oh dear! we are luncheon club members and booked a table for Christmas Eve, as we did last year. This year however, we were disappointed. Appetisers were good and wine was lovely, evidently they have a new Sommelier who knows her stuff! BUT, my husband and I had Fish & Chips; the chips were ok, but the fish was truly... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014 NEW

Impressive place with friendly and professional staff. Good menu. The food was good but the portion and cost was not. A small bowl of parsnip soup for £5? Although it was delicious. Conversely, the children's portions were huge! Received a warm welcome so will give the place another try.

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Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014 NEW

Great service, fantastic food and an amazing view of the beach and surf. The restaurant has a relaxed feeling with excellent food and reasonably priced wines. Good service but the whole experience is enhanced by being able to watch the sea from the table. Defiantly will go back

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uk
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215 reviews 215 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
166 helpful votes 166 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

Entered this restaraut on Wednesday for a table for three. Welcomed and presented to a table - nice beach decor throughout. The staff at very pleasant and efficient. First impressions are that the menu is slightly expensive (especially the specials), but the sizing is good and I left full. Bread, 1 x starter, 3 x mains and two drinks taps... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014 via mobile

Is there a restaurant that sums up a town quite like Westbeach does Bournemouth. Stunning location right on a popular part of the famous 7 miles of golden sand. Very relaxed, comfortable atmosphere and slightly overpriced. The food is very good although for the price, should probably be better. The service is also good if a little pretentious. If this... More 

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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200 reviews 200 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

West beach has been part of the bournemouth restaurant scene for many years so I have eaten here on several occasions over the years. More recently,due to a he mild winter we are having I have enjoyed breakfast several times on the outside terrace with my dog & various family members or friends. Service is always good & seems consistent.... More 

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Christchurch, United Kingdom
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70 reviews 70 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

This is the place to go to have a great breakfast, We travel 3 miles along the coast and pass many eateries to get to Westbeach. The location,the service and the food makes it worth a visit. Their Westbeach Classic breakfast with poached eggs is wonderful. Great service on a Monday morning

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Bridport, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014 via mobile

Fantastic beach that stretches for miles with glorious views. Everything is clean and well cared for. Lovely cliff walks with plenty of seating and wild life. Miles of golden sand.

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

I love Westbeach. The food is delicious. The atmosphere is relaxed and inviting. In the winter it is cosy and in the summer there is a great summer vibe. The service is first class and every member of staff I have ever encountered has been outstanding. It is just a wonderful place to spend some time with some amazing food.... More 

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WestBeachBournemouth, Marketing Assistant at WestBeach, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the lovely review. We're so glad you enjoy WestBeach all year round and we look forward to seeing you again soon! More 

Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014 via mobile

Eat here regularly and never disappointed. Breakfast us great value and the views are amazing. If I had any complaint it would be that even when booking a table it sometimes seems as though walk ins take a preference which us a shame when locals will give trade all year round.

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Additional Information about WestBeach

Address: Pier Approach, Bournemouth BH2 5AA, England
Phone Number: 01202 587785
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Bournemouth
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 11 - 64
Cuisine: Seafood

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