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The Ivy Coffee House

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner


Cafe, British
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
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All reviews dorset apple cake cakes clotted cream crab sandwiches tea cake salad baguette club sandwich lovely coffee cinnamon latte lovely harbour views harbour side staff were very friendly and attentive old harbour home made outside seating lovely atmosphere
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Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

A small selection but beautiful cakes and a small lovely place with a wide well priced selection of coffee

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank vikkajam
Reviewed 10 October 2018

Great coffee here, also recommend the Dorset apple cake! Dog friendly which was lovely, it was nice to have the option to sit inside or outside when she's with us.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank GJRG-M
Reviewed 23 September 2018

quaint little tea rooms situated on the fort side of the old harbour.nice choice of homemade cakes and scones.the wife sand I sat at a table on the harbour side to enjoy our pot of tea for two,watching the fishing boats returning...……...soooooooooo relaxing.

Date of visit: September 2018
Reviewed 16 September 2018

Lovely coffee, friendly staff and outside seating overlooking the harbour. We particularly enjoyed the cream tea and the Dorset Apple Cake. My wife makes Dorset Apple Cake and she exchanged recipe ideas with the owner.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank john k
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

Lovely lovely time. Great food especially the cakes. Great staff . Would go again and again. I highly recommend the afternoon tea

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank ivercourt16
Reviewed 5 September 2018

Stopped here twice on our recent visit to Weymouth, enjoyed a lovely cinnamon latte both times, lovely position right on the water front.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Masie2014
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

Nice outdoor tables looking across the river on a sunny day. Pleasant helpful staff and some superb cakes. A decent coffee was freshly brewed and very much appreciated.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank ccws50
Reviewed 21 August 2018

Friendly staff, busy on the quayside but nobody sitting inside which was a shame. Dorset apple cake was clearly home made and absolutely delicious. Cappuccino also very well frothed!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank ljc99
Reviewed 21 August 2018

Stopped for a drink to get out of the rain. Lovely spot on the side of the harbour. Small but with a lovely atmosphere, staff are friendly and attentive. We had cream tea, coffee, hot chocolate and cake between us. The cake was tasty (homemade),...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank MonkeymagsM
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Popped in here with my children for a snack. Homemade cakes were lovely, we had Victoria Sponge and Dorset Apple Cake, both were very good. The tea was lovely, and came with a pot of hot water to top up the teapot, so we got...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 511ClaireD
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30 July 2016|
Response from NikkiNooNoo_12 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Daisy. I'm not sure to be honest. I sat outside and picked up 3G.
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