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Upwey Wishing Well

Upwey Wishing Well 161 Church Street | Upwey, Weymouth DT3 5QE, England
+44 1305 814470
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“scones” (22 reviews)
“cake” (13 reviews)
“roast pork” (3 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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Upwey Wishing Well 161 Church Street | Upwey, Weymouth DT3 5QE, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

What ever has happened to this place? I admit I haven't been here for, well since the previous owners sold up but oh my goodness it seems even this place has succumbed to ye olde fat wallet syndrome. Came here at the weekend with my...More

1  Thank fuzzylogique
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent Sunday lunch, lovely friendly service, plus a lovely garden to wander around, what more could you wish for....... you can do that in the wishing well in the garden.

Thank rosebee2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If the weather is good and you can sit outside it’s a lovely setting, however despite an interesting menu the meals served weren’t special - not to rush back for anyway.

Thank ChrisBeeee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited as they are regularly posting on Facebook that they have vegan cakes and scones and we wanted to try them. We arrived shortly before 2pm after struggling to park on the narrow road outside (an important consideration for many visitors and a point...More

Thank Darren O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A friend recommended that we visit the Upwey Wishing well, what a lovely surprise. Its too tight to use my power scooter or a wheelchair, also they had gravel under foot,but if you are able to walk you can sit on each bench as there...More

Thank smartiejill
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a bit of an issue with the booking (they seem to have issues with internet and did not pick up the phone). But apart from that, we enjoyed a beautiful garden and food. Fresh crab sandwiches were very tasty and had a very...More

Thank PandiMcPandaFace
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A group of us booked a high tea for a celebration and I have to say the food was incredibly high standard. The sandwiches cakes and scones and cream and strawberries were delightful and plenty of tea to wash them down with. The wishing well...More

Thank Katrina T
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

I came to visit here on saturday with my 2 sisters and mum for our mums birthday. We had pre booked 4 High teas for 3pm however we arrive quite ealier and after looking around the lovely unquie gardens and having pictures i asked if...More

Thank beccababes27
Reviewed 9 June 2018

We were visiting the nearby church and had been told that there was a cafe nearby. We had tea and dorset apple cake sitting on the verandah. A lovely garden and the added bonus of a beautiful well dressing. A great setting and the service...More

Thank 356wendyjohnson
Reviewed 7 June 2018

Just stopped for morning coffee and to visit the garden. No complaints but the cakes were somewhat mediocre. The garden is delightful and truly a hidden little gem.

Thank David K
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Lisa W
3 August 2017|
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Response from amack70 | Reviewed this property |
I can't remember, but about usual average prices for sandwiches, cream tea etc, certainly not extortionate.
Kerry S
28 February 2016|
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Response from sumo2 |
Yes of course 😊
Anne W
12 February 2016|
Response from sumo2 |
Opening times are during the summer months 10:30 till 5:00 😊
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$24
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 - 17:00
10:30 - 16:00
10:30 - 17:00
10:30 - 17:00
10:30 - 17:00
10:30 - 17:00
10:30 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Upwey Wishing Well 161 Church Street | Upwey, Weymouth DT3 5QE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Weymouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1305 814470
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Welcome to Upwey Wishing Well, Water Gardens and Tea Rooms in Upwey, Weymouth! We invite you to visit our tearoom and beautiful ornamental gardens. Whether you are looking for a light bite for lunch or a three-course meal, your day out wouldn't be complete without a visit to the Upwey Wishing Well and Tearooms. We also offer a traditional afternoon tea for those looking for something extra special. A cake stand brimming with traditional finger sandwiches, delicious cake and fresh scones, giving you a quintessentially English treat you won't forget. With a large dining area, and our beautiful sub tropical water gardens and the Wishing Well its self the Upwey Wishing Well, Water Gardens and Tearooms is the perfect venue for a range of special occasions.
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