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Hix Oyster & Fish House

Cobb Road, Lyme Regis DT7 3JP, England
+44 1297 446910
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good25%
  • Average17%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible6%
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“oysters” (288 reviews)
“fish pie” (203 reviews)
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Seafood, British, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Cobb Road, Lyme Regis DT7 3JP, England
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Reviewed today

Sitting outside on the terrace was very pleasant. However our bottle of white wine was nothing special and was served too warm. We had a Fisherman's Spelt (for two) - a sort of paella made with wheat instead of rice - this was bland and...More

Thank Peter H
Reviewed today via mobile

What a brilliant place to eat. The views are to die for, and really make the dining experience all the more special. I was in a group of 10 business colleagues, and all of us loved the food! (There is normally one that will complain!)...More

Thank Louieloodle
Reviewed today via mobile

At the second attempt to eat, (insufficient kitchen staff on the Monday which was an impromptu visit). We then booked via internet for the Thursday lunchtime. Beautiful setting with amazing views up a Very steep hill. No parking at the restaurant but a large car...More

Thank 1Norfolkdumplings
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Went with our 2 year old daughter for the second time to celebrate our 6th wedding anniversary - a very disappointing visit and I wished I had chosen a different restaurant. We were sat well away from the main window, which is perhaps the restaurant's...More

1  Thank nickyemartin
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I took my girlfriend here for birthday lunch and we loved it. Great oysters fried in scrumpy batter. Lovely. Brilliant view, service and food. We had a windy seat luckily.

Thank Ash L
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great view, great service, always have Oysters which are incredible. I’m pretty sure if I could move into this place I would!!

Thank Robin M
Reviewed 4 days ago

Much is made of the view from this restaurant, and after visiting I now know why. It provides something to discuss whilst you wait for over one and a quarter hours for your food! In addition the fish and chips offered can be bettered at...More

Thank 56wedge
Reviewed 5 days ago

Ate here on a busy Friday night with my girlfriends to kick-off our annual walking weekend. Had friendly, helpful service from the waiters (Max and Oliver?). Thoroughly recommend the cockle popcorn - even if you don’t like cockles! Mackerel and brill was equally lovely, and...More

Thank Beth R
Reviewed 6 days ago

We were staying at the Alexandra Hotel, so were able to take a short stroll through the formal gardens between the Hix and the hotel to have dinner on our second night in town. The best ocean view tables were taken, but the view from...More

Thank DLS431
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food whilst ok was not the wow we had expected. The venue itself is fab. The staff worked quickly to get food out. Once our main had been served we were left to ask for desserts coffee etc. Small cans of beer at £4.50...More

Thank Angie T
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July 22, 2017|
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Response from Val S | Reviewed this property |
I am afraid I don't know. Sorry for the delay but have been away for a period.
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April 9, 2017|
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Response from Wanderwarden | Reviewed this property |
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September 4, 2016|
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Response from Nicky M | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. I would email the restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
$53 - $80
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Kids, Romantic, Scenic view
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cobb Road, Lyme Regis DT7 3JP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Lyme Regis
  • Phone Number: +44 1297 446910
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Hix Oyster & Fish House overlooks the harbour in Lyme Regis and boasts the most stunning panoramic views across the Jurassic coast - this is easily one of the most picturesque spots to enjoy fresh British fish seafood. The Fish House is an informal, light and airy dining room with simple white wooden tables and chairs. Here the focus is on sourcing and serving the best produce we can find and doing as little to it as possible so that you enjoy the real flavour of great British ingredients. HIX Oyster and Fish House supports sustainable fishing.
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