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The Cactus Tea Rooms & Bistro

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34 The Esplanade, Weymouth DT4 8DJ, England
01305778933
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Kent, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Visited here several times during our holiday for breakfast and lunch. Lovely clean restaurant, food was really good and well priced and friendly staff. Great location opposite the beach. Child friendly too. What more could you want.

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Thank hayleylkent
Weston Super Mare
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Have eaten here 3 times in the last 4 months, and found the food, service, cost, and all around satisfaction to be applauded Inside or out clean and tidy, food always piping hot and very tasty, an extra bit of care is taken by the owners to deliver.

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Thank tarkan66
Whitchurch, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is the second time I have used these tea rooms and can definitely recommend the cappuccinos and lemon fudge cake. Not cheap but delicious.

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Thank Hilary B
Briport
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55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Michael Winner the former movie director turned restaurant critic always used to ask for a glass of freshly squeezed orange juice when he went to a new venue. Likewise, if there are crab sandwiches on the menu, that is what I will order as it is a benchmark for the establishment - (stay with me, it does get relevant!) -... More 

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Essex
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice location set out opposite the beach and that's why it is expensive. £7.25 for a jacket potato with cheese and beans is outrageous!! Dont go here if your on a budget.

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Thank wonderwomanEssex
Skelmersdale, United Kingdom
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65 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What a wonderful place for a break while walking around Weymouth. Smashing food good prices, helpful pleasant staff and very reasonable prices. It's well worth a visit

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Thank Popstony
Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely little cafe on the beach front. Very clean place, friendly staff, speedy service and good fresh food. Only downside is they appear to use oven chips and some items seem a bit pricey ... overall a nice little find.

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Thank Lisa G
Bath, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited here whilst on a day out in Weymouth. The place was packed, but we were still served quickly, and our food arrived in good time too, kudos to everyone working there! The toasted sandwiches are really good, can definitely recommend.

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Thank Alexander J
Midlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here with family during the carnival. Staff were very friendly and we were served quickly. Fish and batter were excellent. Clean toilets as well despite the number of people. Would recommend.

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Thank WickerSunday
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Spent a sunny afternoon having lovely coffee and the best crab sandwich at the Cactus tea rooms. The gluten free bread was a real bonus, and the setting was great, practically on the beach. The staff couldn't have been more helpful or friendly. I'll definitely be back to try some more of the tasty menu.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options, International
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Scenic view, Local cuisine, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34 The Esplanade, Weymouth DT4 8DJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Weymouth
  • Phone Number: 01305778933

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?