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The Bank House

The Street | West Dorset Heritage Coast,, Dorset AONB, Charmouth, Bridport DT6 6PU, England
+44 1297 561600
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“paninis” (4 reviews)
“steak” (12 reviews)
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09:00 - 17:00All hours
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
The Street | West Dorset Heritage Coast,, Dorset AONB, Charmouth, Bridport DT6 6PU, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were in charmouth for a day on the beach. The cafe at the beach was really busy so we decided to walk into town. It's only about a 10 minute walk (if that) and found the bank for lunch. There was a good selection...More

1  Thank kath b
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Reading the previous reviews makes me think we just happened to book on an off day. Arrived for our booking and hung around the doorway getting in the way of other customers until eventually we managed to get the attention of one of the staff....More

Thank Quinonostante
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked via Facebook Messenger for an evening meal. We were made to feel really welcome. The meals were delicious and reasonably priced and the desserts were divine. Thank you.

1  Thank K W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We called late afternoon for a late lunch with the grandchildren and although they were coming to the end of food in the afternoon they still served us. We had Panninis with salad and a portion of chips and it was lovely. The staff are...More

1  Thank pburgess2016
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked for dinner and everything was great: friendly service, good choice of meals and everything we had was really tasty and good quality.

1  Thank Nina B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were a reasonably large group of 6 but that caused no problem and we were treated to great service and fantastic food. I can recommend the crab sandwiches and we were all very Impressed with the chips. Totally recommended.

1  Thank spidermei
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Staff were accommodating and the place was decorated nicely. The food was ok but i thought it was over priced for what it was. Can tea was over £5 and was nothing out of the ordinary. Saying that it was comparable to most other run...More

1  Thank Lee D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Large windows gives this restaurant a light and airy atmosphere. We were one of two families eating an early evening meal so the service was quick and efficient. We ordered the Thai curry and ham eggs and chips. Both were tasty especially the curry. Although...More

1  Thank 49sunshine
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The gourmet burger was really tasty and a good all round plate sized meal. Was also told by the wife that the halloumi burger was very tasty and was cooked expertly as were the chunky chips with a nice salad. Children's ham egg and chips...More

1  Thank dazmark
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had lunch here while weather improved for fossil hunting in the afternoon. Inviting decor and layout. Simple lunch menu available from which we had a BLT sandwich, paninis, and home made fishcake. All well executed. Best chunky chips I've had in a good while. Tried...More

2  Thank Angus W
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Christine F
15 April 2016|
Response from pamcharmouth | Reviewed this property |
No - they are not - I know this for sure as I am a regular customer and have asked if my visitors could bring their little well behave dog in. However, The George along the road or The George in Chideock (further east on... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$19
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 17:00
17:30 - 20:30
09:00 - 17:00
17:30 - 20:30
09:00 - 17:00
17:30 - 20:30
09:00 - 17:00
17:30 - 20:30
09:00 - 17:00
17:30 - 20:30
09:00 - 17:00
17:30 - 20:30
09:00 - 17:00
17:30 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Street | West Dorset Heritage Coast,, Dorset AONB, Charmouth, Bridport DT6 6PU, England (Formerly The Old Bank Cafe)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Bridport  >  Charmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1297 561600
Family run friendly cafe open 7 days a week for breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea & Dinner. We source local produce wherever possible and our food is freshly cooked to order. A warm welcome awaits customers old and new.
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