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.
“We (3 generations) just love coming to your very special café. Your friendliness and the standard of your food is superb. Thank you so much.”
Hive Beach Café – The Video
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There are many reasons why people flock to Hive Beach and why wouldn’t you? Burton’s got it all. Beautiful scenery, coastal walks, fossils…and the Hive Beach Café! There’s ample parking, which is free to National Trust members, who take advantage of their membership benefits by frequent return visits to the site to enjoy a meal, […]
Leni Hatcher, who is the Roaming Reporter from the Outdoor Nation website, recently came to visit the Hive Beach Café. Leni was being shown around our wonderful Jurassic Coast by the National Trusts’ own roving reporter and recruiter, Ben Dames, who drives around the area in the JurassicCoastin campervan. Outdoor Nation is a project run […]
The Hive Beach Café has been acknowledged by The Breastfeeding Partners for its invaluable contribution towards creating a relaxing and welcoming environment to mothers who are breastfeeding and to help raise awareness of the benefits of breastfeeding. The partners of the group include NHS Dorset, NHS Foundation Trust and BreastFriends. Breastfeeding : good for baby, […]
The Hive Beach Cafe has recently joined the Marine Management Organisation to bring more benefits to our customers. This is a long term commitment by the cafe to work more closely with the fishing authorities and local suppliers to deliver even fresher produce onto the plates of our customers.