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Cliff Top Restaurant

93 St. Michaels Road, Bournemouth BH2 5DS, England
+44 1202 554665
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Overview
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
93 St. Michaels Road, Bournemouth BH2 5DS, England
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1 - 10 of 933 reviews

Reviewed today

Had dinner here with the family last night staff and management made us very welcome and with us was our 19 month grandson. The food was wonderful the lamb was superb cooked to perfection and with the vegetables was very tasty. The fish and chips...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Deborah C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I returned with some girlfriends having been earlier in the year - to discover it was even better than before. Great steak and even better service.

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank CatherineLordenbourg
860susank, Owner at Cliff Top Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you so much for leaving us a review 'catherinelordenbourg' So happy to read that this is another visit for you. Hope you enjoyed our steak night! We look forward to seeing you soon. Kind regards, The Cliff Top Team.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked this restaurant having read the reviews but we were very disappointed I had the mussels which were nice & plump the sauce was very creamy could have done with more wine & parsley but it was ok However my husband had the lamb...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank jellybabe2
860susank, Owner at Cliff Top Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hello 'jellybabe2' I'm very disappointing in reading your review. A few things are incorrect so therefore I will clarify. On the evening you did comment as you left saying 'at least the mussels were delicious'. We don't ever get any complaints about the mussels, we've...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great restaurant. Food was amazing. Staff were very friendly. Will definitely return. Highly recommend.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank tillytots1932
860susank, Owner at Cliff Top Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave us such a fabulous review. We hope to see you again before the year is out, Kind regards, The Cliff Top Team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my family had a dinner here and we all ( 4 people total ) were extremely satisfied with both the food and the service, especially the waitress! Her suggestions were on point and we all were glad to have her expertise at our...More

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank Guide57115905910
860susank, Owner at Cliff Top Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much, I'm so happy you were pleased with every aspect of the restaurant especially our waitress. Our staff get to eat everything off the menu so it gives them a great idea on the flavours and what to recommend on the night....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great find!! Our party of 7 met for a business dinner midweek. The service was great, staff very attentive and friendly. Food was excellent. If/when I visit the area again I’ll be sure to book a table. Highly recommended!! 👌

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank karlo227
860susank, Owner at Cliff Top Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for leaving us this great review. I'm so happy you enjoyed your business dinner. Thank you for your recommendation. Kind regards, The Cliff Top Team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Unfortunately, we had a really disappointing birthday meal here on Saturday evening. I had the pie special which had a very strange orange taste to it which I did not enjoy and the meat was very fatty. (The orange may just be my taste preference,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Emma J
860susank, Manager at Cliff Top Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Emma J, I'm deeply saddened reading this. Bad experiences here do not happen often and I feel very guilty your birthday meal was left disappointing. The game pie special is made with orange zest, although not mentioned on the menu you had on the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here after reading TA reviews, very happy to find a small independent restaurant providing good food and service in a very pleasant environment. Very relaxing experience. Thank you.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank zicobow
860susank, Owner at Cliff Top Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for leaving us such a great review! I hope we get to see you again very soon. Kind regards, The Cliff Top Team.

Reviewed 8 November 2018

Three of us for lunch today, a very pleasant environment with a buzz and fabulous views. Staff were very friendly, the menu nicely varied. We had a bit of a wait for our food but not too long and when our meals arrived they were...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Barry W
860susank, Manager at Cliff Top Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Barry W for a fabulous review. I'm glad you liked every aspect of our restaurant, apologies for the delay on the food hopefully next time we can be a lot faster. In the summer we are extremely busy! its good fun though. We...More

Reviewed 4 November 2018

Fabulous food, friendly service and a relaxed but elegant setting. Just a shame it isn't local to where we live or we would be regular visitors!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Camper63383049591
Susan K, Owner at Cliff Top Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2018

What a lovely compliment, thank you so much. I'm so happy you thoroughly enjoyed your time with us. Kind Regards, The Cliff Top Team.

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James H
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I believe they are 👍
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29 October 2016|
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Response from 860susank | Property representative |
there is free parking on all surrounding roads. you can always drop your parents at the restaurant and then go and park. when you book, ask if our parking space happens to be free as we only have one and it's not always in... More
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marianna27
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Response from 860susank | Property representative |
Hello Marianna Sorry but we only allow guide dogs inside the restaurant. We have undercover seating outside if this helps. Kind regards Sue
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$25
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 22:00
Monday
09:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 22:00
Thursday
09:00 - 22:00
Friday
09:00 - 22:00
Saturday
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 93 St. Michaels Road, Bournemouth BH2 5DS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Bournemouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1202 554665
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Description
The Cliff Top Restaurant in Bournemouth has been our passion for the last four years & we continue to enjoy serving new and exciting food to our customers. We are always happy to accommodate special requests and take great pride and care to make sure everyone enjoys their experience at the Cliff Top Restaurant
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