February 16th – March 28th
Every Day; 10am-4pm. Breakfast served between 10am-11:45. Lunch served between 12:00 – 2:00pm
March 29th – July 19th
Every Day; 10am-5pm. Breakfast served between 10am-11:45. Lunch served between 12:00 – 2:30pm
July 20th – September 8th
Sunday-Monday; 10am-5pm. Breakfast served between 10am-11:45. Lunch served between 12:00 – 3:00pm
Tuesday-Saturday; 10am-9pm. Breakfast served between 10am-11:45. Lunch served between 12:00 – 3:00pm. Dinner served between 6:00-8:00pm
Please note, our opening hours are always weather dependant, so please telephone if unsure
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.
“…memorably good food” This simple wooden shack, with tables spilling onto the grass that runs down to the beach, has a superb location and memorably good food. The fish are on display to show how fresh they are. I could have chosen fillet of sea bass, mackerel or whole plaice, but opted for grilled sardines that were juicy and full of taste.”
Hive Beach Café – The Video
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Pie & Pint Nights Thursday 14th & 21st March Arrive 7pm At the all new Hive HQ All profits to charity Enjoy an intimate evening of traditional food and Palmers beer with a cookery demonstration by Hive Beach Cafe head chef Tim Attrill. Tickets £20 per night Tables in banquet style of 6 or 12 [...]
It’s no Joke! Your own personal chef’s ! Donate your bid for our award winning chef’s to cook for you at the Hive Beach HQ, our fantastic new venue at West Bay. The highest unique bid will win a stunning meal four four* Donate your bid and make a world of difference (clicking the link [...]
Welcome to the first of our Autumn and Winter newsletters. The nights are drawing in and the cafe’s are at their cosiest at this time of year. It’s always great to be near to the sea and watch the waves but be snug indoors with a lovely hot chocolate or delicious coffee to sip at.
Well, we have yet another update to our newsletter and we do hope you’ll like it. From now on we’ll have input from both cafe’s and Elaine who runs our holiday cottage too. Our contributors will be the lovely Caroline, whom many of you meet on your visits to the Hive Beach Cafe, and the [...]
We have a new format to our newsletters, as we now have two cafés to report from, so there’s lots to tell you and update you on, so let’s get right into it… Evening openings : Both our cafés are now open in the evenings. Both the Hive and the Watch House are now open [...]