Monday – Friday: 10am-3 pm Breakfast served between 10am-11.45 am. Lunch served between 12pm – 2pm. Closed at 3pm.
Weekends: 10am – 4 pm. Breakfast served between 10am-11.45 am. Lunch served 12pm – 2.30 pm. Closed at 4pm
Please note: Our opening hours are always weather dependent so please telephone if unsure.
Telephone the Hive: 01308 897070Watch House Café
Opening Times March 2014
Closed Mondays & Tuesdays
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.
“Best hot chocolate ever!! Such a great find. “Probably” the best beach café in the world.”
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Hundreds in West Dorset sign up to support Greenpeace-Fishermen campaign Tuesday May 29- Over 450 people in West Dorset have joined a Greenpeace campaign supporting coastal fishermen. The unprecedented alliance between the green group and fishers is part of Greenpeace’s “Be a Fisherman’s Friend” campaign (1), which supports sustainable coastal fishermen and calls for changes […]
For Immediate Release: Spring Tide Festival 2012 – Saturday 19 May & Sunday 20 May 2012, 10am – 4pm West Dorset’s Jurassic Food Festival Spring Tide 2012 was back for its third fantastic year and was once again blessed with great weather and fantastic crowds! Hive Beach Burton Bradstock was the setting for […]
26th April 2012 Hive Beach Café News Release Global recognition Mexico City, Granada, San Sebastian and … Burton Bradstock! Writing in the Sunday Telegraph celebrity chef Valentine Warner lists these as the ultimate destinations for the world’s best fish. “We are over the moon!” says Steve Attrill owner of the Hive Beach Café at Burton […]
26th March 2012 The Watch House Café News Release Watch this space … ! “The transformation is nearly complete,” says Steve Attrill owner of the newly refurbished Watch House Café on the beach at West Bay. In fact, the café has been virtually rebuilt. Over the winter months a team of local businesses have been […]