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Worth Matravers Tea and Supper Room

Opposite the Duck Pond, Worth Matravers, Swanage BH19 3LQ, England
+44 1929 439368
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“roast beef” (13 reviews)
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British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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Opposite the Duck Pond, Worth Matravers, Swanage BH19 3LQ, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After a circular yomp starting and finishing at the duck pond and encompassing a fair stretch of the coast path...the bunting and bay window beckoned us in... It was a delight to find ourselves in a 50's front room atmosphere-complete with flying-on-the-wall geese...cosy but not...More

Thank BluebellsDorset
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A very twee establishment, but need to guard against getting too full of their own (perceived) importance. As a family, we tried three of the six lunch dishes on offer and all were excellent. The desserts, also, were very good. However, for £15 per main...More

Thank Modigli
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First impressions when we walked in were excellent(just like stepping back in time) We were shown to our table and were given lunch menus to look at..... Then it started to go downhill a bit. For a little tea room/supper room the menu did not...More

1  Thank Tim L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is indeed a haven after a long hike. The staff are so welcoming, the garden is delightful, the cream tea for two delicious and I want to go back again! Not to be missed! And by the way, they also do supper!!

Thank Ann G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just finished an amazing cream tea, after being blown away along the coast path on a circular walk from Worth Matravers via win spit to Dancing ledge return viv priests way. What a great way to finish, lovely tea room - warm welcome comfortable table...More

Thank durno1
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Having walked from Spyway along the coastal to path to Worth Matravers; possibly one of the prettiest villages I've seen. We were in need of refreshment, we came to this before the pub which has rave reviews, so they got our business. Very full, not...More

Thank Martin H
Reviewed 7 October 2017

Went here for tea mid-week in October. Was worried with our dog, but they do have a small very pretty garden at the back and as it was a beautiful sunny day it was perfect to sit outside. We both had the Dorset cream tea...More

1  Thank OxonLioness
Reviewed 2 October 2017

My partner and I booked this at short notice whilst on a long weekend visit to The Purbecks in late September. From the moment we walked in we were made very welcome by the staff who were relaxed and helpful. Great atmosphere and excellent, well...More

Thank Rufus237
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Parents had booked this for a Sunday Lunch. Nice homely atmosphere and quality of food was excellent. Purchased some Dorsetshire sauce, similar to a Worcestershire sauce. Highly recommended

Thank GrumpyOldGit_007
Reviewed 24 September 2017

We stopped for a late morning cream tea as part of our walk. Four of us and a dog, having already scoped out that they are dog-friendly. The other three all had the traditional scones but I opted for a teacake with jam and cream...More

Thank Theresa W
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24 April 2017|
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Response from nickylancaster | Reviewed this property |
Hi, My daughter & son-in-law took their well behaved dog into the restaurant, as did several other customers.
Iain G
17 April 2017|
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Response from diana l | Property representative |
We take credit and debit cards at Worth Matravers Tea & Supper Room
3 December 2016|
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Response from Linda W | Reviewed this property |
I honestly don't know. It would be the most lovely gift to receive for sure. I would ring them and ask!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 16:30
11:00 - 16:30
11:00 - 16:30
18:30 - 20:00
11:00 - 16:30
18:30 - 20:00
11:00 - 16:30
18:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Opposite the Duck Pond, Worth Matravers, Swanage BH19 3LQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Isle of Purbeck  >  Swanage  >  Worth Matravers
  • Phone Number: +44 1929 439368
The perfect place in Purbeck for lunch, vintage afternoon teas and lovely suppers too!!! Come dine with us in vintage splendour. Sip tea in our pretty garden. Our food is always fresh and lovely. This is an experience that will make you smile.
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