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The Crow's Nest in the Square

3 Hope Square | Brewers Quay, Weymouth DT4 8TR, England
+44 1305 786930
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (89 reviews)
“chorizo” (21 reviews)
“broad beans” (5 reviews)
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09:00 - 16:00All hours
Mediterranean, British, International, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
3 Hope Square | Brewers Quay, Weymouth DT4 8TR, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Only discovered this little gem two days before the end of our week in weymouth and wish we had visited before. Popped in for a coffee and ended up having a cream tea which was delicious, scones still warm from the oven, and gorgeous clotted...More

Thank kim d
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just cycling through Hope Square and spotted a friend sitting outside The Crow's Nest so parked up my bike and joined them. It was a beautiful afternoon, sun shining and warm, which always cheers me up and I think the warm weather was having the...More

Thank AmBear69
Management response:Responded 3 weeks ago

Hiya "Big Bear" lol It was nice to meet you yesterday and thank you for the kind review. Our staff are usually in high spirits which you'll hopefully see when you bring your partner here for a meal soon ;)

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Defiantly the best authentic tapas in Weymouth compared to the rest in the area . Scallops & Black pudding delicious , but to be honest we enjoyed all the tapas we chose. Cosy restaurant ,excellent service ,3 rd visit & never disappointed.More

Thank Lynne00
Management response:Responded 3 weeks ago

Hi Lynne, thank you for your review and we're so happy that you not only enjoyed your tapas but that you keep coming back for more. We try to pop over to Spain once or twice a year just to make sure we're getting our...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Seven of us turned up, without booking, early one lunchtime in August. This caused no panic or concern and we were served with wonderful, friendly attention too detail and advice, and all our meals arrived at the same time. We all enjoyed our meals and...More

Thank Andrew S
Management response:Responded 3 weeks ago

Hello Andrew, thank you for the five star review. We don't like to rush our guests no matter how busy as it takes away from our lovely little setting in Hope Square. We like people to relax and feel welcome so they come back again...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've visited the Crow's Nest now on 4 separate occasions and always head straight there when in Weymouth. The extensive tapas menu is a delight, the service is always excellent and accommodating including more traditional options for children. The outdoor seating is perfect for warm...More

Thank thx1138
Management response:Responded 3 weeks ago

Hi Thx, it makes us very happy that you enjoy our little bistro so much that you keep coming back. Thank you for posting the review and we hope to see you again soon :D

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stumbled across the Crows Nest which is slightly away from the harbour but set in a pretty square away from the hustle n bustle. The breakfast was extremely tasty with tasty local ingredients, the sausages were delicious (you could taste the quality). The service...More

Thank brisstraveller
Management response:Responded 3 weeks ago

Hi Briss, We're glad you found us in our quiet little corner. Our Sausages are delivered almost daily from those lovely folks down at the Sausage factory which is why they taste so good. We hope to see you again soon

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The square was very busy but managed to find a table outsde had a couple of drinks and some food very nice with excellent service

Thank jason1ml
Management response:Responded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review Jason, we're glad you managed to find a table and enjoy your meal. We hope to see you again soon

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After looking at a few other places we decide to eat here and glad weren't disappointed. Cosy little restaurant tucked away in between the red lion and the monkeys fist. We walked past it without realising it was there. Good service and really tasty food....More

Thank Matt H
Management response:Responded 4 weeks ago

Hi Matt H, Thank you for taking the time to review us on both here and Google. You're a rare breed of customer that is always appreciated. We're glad you enjoyed your stay with us and hopefully we'll see you again soon.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We had dinner here twice during a recent stay in Weymouth-it's an absolutely gorgeous little place. So cosy, delicious food and super friendly staff-it was reasonably priced too. Definitely worth a visit!

Thank swilson0812
Management response:Responded 4 weeks ago

Hello Swilson, thank you for your kind words. It always makes us happy to see that others enjoy the Crows Nest as much as we do. Hopefully we'll see you again soon :D

Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Sat outside in the sunshine with a cup of tea from a teapot which gave out 2 and a half cups for only £1.50. Absolute bargain as the average cup of tea in Weymouth is around £1.60 or more during the holiday season. Poached eggs...More

Thank mikedweymouth
Management response:Responded 4 weeks ago

Hi Mike, Thanks for the detailed review. We're glad you approve of our tea prices and poached eggs. It was also lovely talking to you both when you came inside. We hope to see you both again soon.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$55
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
18:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 16:00
18:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 16:00
18:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 16:00
18:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 16:00
18:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 16:00
18:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Hope Square | Brewers Quay, Weymouth DT4 8TR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Weymouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1305 786930
  • E-mail
Situated just behind the old harbour and in the heart of Hope Square the Crow's Nest offers visitors the opportunity to enjoy excellent home cooked foods, wines, fine bottled beers and hot & cold beverages.By day we provide a wide range of local food and meals to suit all needs and by night we serve a full menu influenced by the flavours of Spain as well as an exciting Tapas menu for you to enjoy whilst you soak up the atmosphere of Weymouth's premier square.The Crow's Nest in the Square is the perfect spot for romantic meals for two, food and drink with family and friends or for you to simply enjoy a bottle of wine.
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