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Beavers Restaurant

14 Institute Road, Swanage BH19 1BX, England
+44 1929 427292
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
Travelers talk about
“cottage pie” (11 reviews)
“jacket potato” (15 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
14 Institute Road, Swanage BH19 1BX, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Didn’t eat here, just tea, coffee and tea cakes. Tea cakes were v nice, warm and whole meal? The food coming out looked nice. The waitresses were v nice, service was quick, but the teapots were awful! Metal things that poured more onto the table...More

Thank traceyhopson
Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly atmosphere with speedy service a definite favourite for eating out, veggie burger available so caters for all.

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The place looked inviting and we thought it would deliver on good food, as the menu looked interesting. Service was quick, perhaps that should have warned us. Oven chips served with everything! Thai fish cakes and tempura were what we had. Nice salad, but meal...More

Thank Zeena W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were recommended Beavers by our B&B. The food came out a little too fast but the chicken was extremely succulent. The young staff were very attentive and were more then happy to entertain my 13 month old (not that he gave them much of...More

Thank Solent_ads
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I had breakfast (which was very good) at Beavers whilst on holiday. However there was a couple of things that tarnished our visit.... 1) I was asked to not sit at the end of a table due to health and safety reasons....More

Thank Graham E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely breakfast and milkshakes are so good. Definitely stick this place on your must visit list. (Lunches are good too)

Thank abaleendean
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had two breakfasts on our first day of our ho liday £8.99 including a drink. That was lovely , a few days later decided to go for tea .A cottage pie with potatoes peas and salad !! Well the size of the dish was small...More

Thank caroline m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you would like a nice tasty lunch, avoid this place with all costs. From the outside, Beavers Restaurant looks quaint, appealing and inviting, this however is not what is all seemed to be. For a family of four, we were greeted by nice welcoming...More

1  Thank FP1708
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Okay so I really try to find positives in all reviews and be honest - I'm struggling to find the positive on this occasion! On first look relatively cheap compared with most other eateries in town & very pleasant inviting decoration. And that's where the...More

Thank Zoe-anne R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

All meals were very ordinary even considering the level of food you would expect from the place. Not overly cheap either. Had to return fish and chips as fish was paper thin and had no meat to speak of. Staff apologetic but left without a...More

Thank psbcs
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Juliet W
July 19, 2018|
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Response from justanote12 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry don't know but if they don't So many nearby places have it you could get their pass word and use it in there
Karen E
January 7, 2016|
Response from Natasha P | Reviewed this property |
Yes dogs are welcome
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Institute Road, Swanage BH19 1BX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Isle of Purbeck  >  Swanage
  • Phone Number: +44 1929 427292
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