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Rick Stein

10-14 Banks Road | Sandbanks, Poole BH13 7QB, England
+44 1202 283000
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good22%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Open Now
18:00 - 22:00 Hours
Seafood, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
10-14 Banks Road | Sandbanks, Poole BH13 7QB, England
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Reviewed today via mobile

We stopped by with some friends on the way home from holidaying near Studland. So glad we did. Our dogs were with us and had already had a jolly good run about on the beach. Both dogs along with us were made to feel very...More

Thank KarlSurreyUK
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Booked dinner at the former Cafe Shore which burnt down and has been Rick Stein's restaurant for the last three years. We were given a wonderful table so that we could both share the sea views in the main restaurant which was highly appreciated by...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were very disappointed with the lunch we had recently as we expected it to be really delicious! it was lacking in flavour, quite expensive and unmemorable. The restaurant itself is very attractive internally with a wonderful view across Poole Harbour, but this will not...More

Thank Jennifer T
Reviewed 2 days ago

Went for a lunch while on holiday in the area, had the lunch special and it was very good. We had a glass of Whispering Angel Rose each which was very expensive. The restaurant is very nice and staff friendly and attentive. Very enjoyable and...More

Thank waawaa
Reviewed 3 days ago

While staying in Sandbanks last weekend we visited this restaurant on the Saturday evening. Excellent. Lovely views, excellent service, polite staff, a good choice of menu and the chocolate fondant was out of this world! Easy to find and parking no problem in the car...More

Thank MrsBoxerDog
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I have only given two stars and that is not for the food, the decor, service and setting alongside the water, perfect for a light birthday lunch. The waitress was lovely, we explained that we only wanted a starter each, we ordered deep fried co...More

Thank Paul L
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Good decor and very good food. Service was also very polite. The only complaint would be speed of getting food, service was very slow in that sense. However, the food was good enough to make up for that and service pleasant. Restaurant was very busy

Thank Critiquehonestly
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I have now visited 3 times for the set lunchtime menu. It has been consistently wonderful. Excellent food, amazing service and beautiful views over the Harbour. The only downside is having to pay a lot for car parking. It would be nice if customers got...More

Thank Margaret M
Reviewed 4 days ago

The view was wonderful but the food was quite average and is surpassed by other local restaurants for the price. There was nothing wrong with the food but I thought it could have been more imaginative. Staff attentive and service excellent and £25 for a...More

Thank FrankFarkle
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Very attentive at table and upon entry. We had a great sea view and I felt it had a very cosy feel to the restaurant. Nice and warm. Great food and staff were lovely and helpful

Thank heyheyholiday
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29 April 2018|
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Response from steveblakesley | Reviewed this property |
You better ask restaurant
25 March 2018|
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Response from niaguk | Reviewed this property |
I can’t answer this , it was excellent all round when I’ve been
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$52
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, View, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
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18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10-14 Banks Road | Sandbanks, Poole BH13 7QB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Poole
  • Phone Number: +44 1202 283000
  • E-mail
With views across the water you can enjoy a casual lunch with classic dishes such as crab salads and moules mariniere, alongside seafood dishes including dover sole meuniere, turbot hollandaise and fruits de mer.
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