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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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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“rarebit” (4 reviews)
“cakes” (17 reviews)
Opens in 13 min
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Upwey Wishing Well 161 Church Street | Upwey, Weymouth DT3 5QE, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Ive wanted to come here for a long time now and i got a lovely suprise from my friends, they booked for an afternoon tea visit for my birthday. The food was delicious and the lovely staff always ensured our cups were topped up with...More

Thank Melissa E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing cute traditional British tea and cakes. Well worth a stop and a lovely sit outside. Very friendly service.

Thank Sadhbh T
Reviewed 1 week ago

The website says you are open until 17:00, so I drive out to Upwey to find that you are closed at 15:45 - surely a reasonable person would find that slightly annoying?

1  Thank Steve T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Found this by accident, trying to find Maiden Castle. It looks very small from the front but don’t let that put you off, walk through the door and you’ll be amazed at the size of the place. There’s also a water garden outside with seating...More

Thank William H
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

Lynn & I caught the train to Upwey station, (which is not in Upwey). And found our way to the source of the River Wey, which just happens to be a spring in the grounds of the Wishing Well Cafe. This was a first for...More

Thank Steven K
Reviewed 6 January 2018

Had a lovely meal from the festive menu. Mulled wine, a nice soup and a fantastic nut roast. Didn't have room for pudding. The meal was piping hot and beautifully presented. The staff were very friendly too. The gardens were also lovely. We will definitely...More

Thank Elaine C
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Took my mum for lunch here when she last visited Weymouth . Excellent food , a traditional pie , full of meat and definitely homemade. Lovely atmosphere, in a quaint village , parking can be difficult , but lunch out weighs this . Yes would...More

Thank Normal789
Reviewed 26 November 2017

My sister booked an afternoon tea for 3.30pm on a friday, for our mum's birthday. Being regular 'afternoon tea-ers', we had heard of good experiences and were keen to check it out. My sister did mention the booking process was somewhat awkward, as the staff...More

2  Thank Yas B
Reviewed 29 October 2017

I went here for a light lunch on Friday. We never went in the gardens, but were welcomed by a member of staff, and given a choice of seating. The dining room is light and has inviting decor, which looks very fresh and inviting. The...More

Thank Debbie Q
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Sorry Guys! Not to good unfortunately, slow service/ under staffed/ no drinks menu, We ordered and waited 30 minutes for drinks ( but only got them because we asked) We waited 50 minutes for food ( again only because we asked) Gravy like water.....You guys...More

Thank 2HappyPeople2013
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Questions & Answers
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$25
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, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View, Kids
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
  • E-mail
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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