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| Pier Approach, Bournemouth BH2 5AA, England
+44 1202 587785
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
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“seafood” (112 reviews)
“mussels” (106 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 22:00All hours
Seafood, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
| Pier Approach, Bournemouth BH2 5AA, England
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1 - 10 of 1,476 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had a family meal and the service and the food was fabulous. Recommend this place with family fruendly staff and ckean well run restaurant. Liz

Thank lizzyhenry74
Reviewed 2 days ago

Booked a table at this establishment and spoke to somebody there while I booked. Received an email asking me to confirm, the text reads: Here is your reminder of your reservation on Friday, 18 August 2017 at 7:00 PM for WestBeach Restaurant. I clicked the...More

2  Thank anothernightaway
Reviewed 3 days ago

Me and my partner we visited Bournemouth In August 2017. While we were exploring the town- we decided to have a dinner at the restaurant at the beach. WestBeach looked very nice that's why we decided to have a go. We ordered the meal of...More

Thank koberka83
Reviewed 3 days ago

We have visited West Beach numerous times and always had a superb meal but the last time I must say was not so good. So it is a few months since we have been there. We are please to say 'back to normal'. Food superb...More

Thank Lesrob
Reviewed 3 days ago

My husband and I have been coming here for a quite few years and always enjoyed the food. We popped in Saturday morning to book in a party for Sunday lunch the next day. The restaurant was quiet of customers but staff were about. We...More

1  Thank SLJ2013
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Been here a few times previously. The food is of a high standard and the service is equally good, the gourmet society discount makes this venue very attractive

Thank Nor309
Reviewed 6 days ago

My wife and I had lunch at WestBeach in August 2017 while we spent a few days on holiday in Bournemouth. I had a mackerel starter, followed by a John Dory (fish) main course and finished with the cheese board and a salmon and prawn...More

Thank jan b
Reviewed 1 week ago

Special lunch with my daughters to celebrate one of those big 0 birthdays. Food excellent, good reasonable priced wine list. Fish fresh interesting menu. Surprised I had to ask for finger bowl after I had taken shells off the prawns. Service otherwise very good.would return...More

Thank 473JennyW
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited the WestBeach for dinner on our last night of 4 day break. Nice and fresh food. Tried the lobster and it was 👌. Would highly recommend WestBeach for special occasions.. slightly expensive but it was worth it..

Thank Morshedm
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not much to say as we left without even a drink. Tried to order Diet Coke which had run out and then tried to order Rose which had run out. Apparently due to the nice weather they were struggling with supplies! Decided to give up...More

Thank Kate A
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Questions & Answers
Jo M
1 March 2017|
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Response from Goldie G | Reviewed this property |
I don't recall dogs in the restaurant itself. However there is an outside terrace (weather permitting) where you could sit with a dog.
25 August 2016|
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Response from ANTHONY D | Reviewed this property |
No not entirely, a small selection
Mark B
17 July 2016|
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Response from Sally012014 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure this would be best restaurant for anyone with mobility problem. We always walk from Alum Chine. Maybe drop off at pier but still a short walk .
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$32
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Romantic, View, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Pier Approach, Bournemouth BH2 5AA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Bournemouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1202 587785
  • E-mail
WestBeach Bar is a delightfully fresh and modern seafood bistro on the Pier Approach in Bournemouth. With floor to ceiling glass windows to maximise the stunning sea views, the light-filled dining room is understated and relaxed - allowing the spotlight to shine on the real star of the show, the stunning seafood menu. WestBeach is available for private parties.
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