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Beavers Restaurant

14 Institute Road, Swanage BH19 1BX, England
+44 1929 427292
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
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“cottage pie” (10 reviews)
“jacket potato” (13 reviews)
“salad” (16 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
14 Institute Road, Swanage BH19 1BX, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We’ve ate here a few times and the breakfast was great last year although the evening meal wasn’t as good. This year the soup had an odd perfume taste which could be the spices. The prawns I had looked they were from the freezer of...More

Thank Filip_83
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My partner and I visited Swanage last month and as usual we went to Beavers. They do lovely lunches and cream teas. We always come to this cafe for the delicious food, reasonable prices and friendly staff. It’s always busy which is a great sign....More

Thank Sammy W
Reviewed 5 days ago

The next rating is very good and somehow it did not quite make that description. Why not? The service was attentive and the food baked potato with prawn mayo for my wife and spicy chicken wings for me were OK. We just felt that a...More

Thank longley203
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited Swanage for our last day of a short break away. Stumbled upon Beavers and thought it looked nice for lunch. We were all disappointed with our meals unfortunately and thought it was over priced. 2 of us had prawn mayo jackets but the...More

Thank Lori R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Staff are great and food is always good. Breakfasts are huge and offer really good value for money. X

Thank abaleendean
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a family dinner (early evening meal) during half term. Service was very good. Small menu but good variety. Good choice of children’s menu. Just how u remembered it as a child.

Thank Brewski378
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

nice open fire on a cold day earlier this spring. Went for the 'half' breakfast which was plenty and there was a hot drink included in the price, which I felt was reasonable. Clean and pleasant enough, would return, ta

Thank Dorsetshireboy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A lovely enjoyable first class meal and service was first class....an ideal place to eat when in Swanage

Thank 800MJ
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As a visitor to England was told had to have Sunday Roast. After a day of many hours of hiking a good meal was needed. We got to this restaurant in time before they ran out but they only had chicken roast left. It was...More

Thank Karen W
Reviewed May 14, 2018 via mobile

Always a good meal in the middle of town . This is exactly how a small resturant should be . A locals favourite.

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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, Free Wifi, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
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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