Monday – Friday: 10am-3pm Breakfast served between 10am-11.45 Lunch served between 12.00pm – 2.00pm
Weekends: 10am –3pm. Breakfast served between 10am-11.45. Lunch served 12pm – 2.oopm Close at 3pm.
December – January 2014 : 10am – 3 pm or dusk if sooner. Including weekends.
Please note; our opening hours are always weather dependent so please telephone if unsure.
Hive closed Christmas Eve & Christmas Day.
Boxing Day & New Year’s Day: Open 10am -2.30 pm serving breakfast baps & hot and cold drinks only.
Telephone the Hive: 01308 897070
Watch House Café
Opening Times November & December 2013
Closed Mondays & Tuesdays
(Excluding 23rd 30th and 31st Dec)
Wednesday to Friday
9am to 3pm
Saturday and Sunday
9am to 4pm
Contact the Watch House
Telephone the Watch House: 01308 459330
Line caught Portland Bill wild Sea Bass, roasted whole, rosemary, lemon, olive oil and Cornish sea salt, new potatoes and salad.
Hot Shellfish platter for 2; Burton Bradstock Lobster, West Bay Crab, Langoustines, crevettes and scallops, steamed in white wine, chilli, ginger, garlic and cream.
Lyme Bay Lemon Sole, grilled with Cornish sea salt and olive oil, new potatoes and salad.
Line caught Lyme Bay Mackerel fillets, red pepper and red onion salsa, salad and organic wholemeal bread.
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The finalists have been announced this week for the Taste of Dorset Awards 2012. As you may know if you’ve been into the café recently, we’ve been asking for your support by nominating both the Hive and its sister café, the Watch House Café in West Bay, in the ‘Best Café or Tearoom’ category. Well, […]
Voting in this years Taste of Dorset Awards has been extended due to the bad weather recently, and will now close at the end of this coming weekend. The Hive and its sister café, the Watch House Café in West Bay, are both entering the ‘Best Café or Tearoom’ category, so you still have a […]
The Taste of Dorset Awards 2012 was launched this week and the Hive and its sister café, the Watch House are both entering the awards in the ‘Best Café or Tearoom‘ category. The finalists for this category are chosen by our customers and supporters, by placing your vote for us online. The top three nominations […]
The Coast Awards 2012 were announced this week and we were one of the finalists in the Best Beach Café category so we were very excited. Steve and his wife, Debs went up to London to the awards to claim any prizes awarded. The annuals Coast Awards, in association with Joules celebrate the people and […]
The Hive has reached the finals of the Coast Awards 2012, in the ‘Best Beach Cafe’ category, so a big Thank You goes out to everyone who voted for us. These awards are dear to our heart for two main reasons. Firstly, we can only reach the finals by our customers voting for us, so […]