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“Amazing service, fab surroundings”

The 1859 Pier Cafe & Bistro
Ranked #4 of 94 Restaurants in Swanage
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$6 - US$35
Description: We range from a lite breakfast to an evening meal including cream teas/high teas/sandwiches/cakes/seafood/gourmet burgers, steaks, fresh fish, moule’s and much more including soft drinks /ice creams /barista style coffee and fully licensed on Swanage Victorian Pier
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Description: We range from a lite breakfast to an evening meal including cream teas/high teas/sandwiches/cakes/seafood/gourmet burgers, steaks, fresh fish, moule’s and much more including soft drinks /ice creams /barista style coffee and fully licensed on Swanage Victorian Pier
Reviewed 11 June 2021 via mobile

Amazing service, fab surroundings .. really lovely breakfast with views. Would recommend a walk along the pier beforehand.

Date of visit: June 2021
1  Thank Croshaw69
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Reviewed 5 June 2021 via mobile

Great location for a hearty late breakfast with the family before they set off back home. Even though it was very busy the staff were as friendly as always with even a thought about our dog. Thank you once again.

Date of visit: May 2021
1  Thank Lizizzy
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Reviewed 4 June 2021 via mobile

We booked this place and we were really looking fwd to our meals. The restaurant is located in fabulous location and is lovely place to seat outside to have a meal or drink, the Staff were very hospitable and kind. I would have given a lower rate for the food but its not fare on the staff. I ordered top Grand Pier Burger, the presentation was very good and chips were very nicely cooked but the burger meat quality and preparation was something to be desired , just to say even Waitrose or Morison’s steak burgers are 100% better quality!! There was no proper beef taste at all . The scampi was prepared nicely but again the prawn quality was not up to a standard one expect to get 4 stars and very disappointing. Please Chef try even Morison’s or Waitrose’s Steak Burgers and make a comparison and one may have more satisfied customers as everything else was great.

Date of visit: April 2021
Thank Kayvan0
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Reviewed 1 June 2021 via mobile

Amazing food and lovely, friendly service. Thank you so much ladies; myself and my sister worked in hospitality for years and we know how tough bank holidays are! You are all wonderful

Date of visit: May 2021
1  Thank P8763UIamyc
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Reviewed 30 May 2021

Have visited a few times and always great food. Thanks chef Bart for the gourmet burger. A lovely place with great staff.

Date of visit: May 2021
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1  Thank SavvvyGuy
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