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Clavells Restaurant


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Telephone:+44 01929 480701

Clavells Restaurant, Kimmeridge, Dorset



TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
  • Certificate of Excellence 2019
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Recent Reviews:

  • Diana G
    Trip Type:
    Morning Coffee - bewilderingly tasteless
    3 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 13th August 2019
    Just shy of £6 for two small "flat whites" which is pricey I'd say. We took the first two back and politely queried the taste and were made two more with "double shots" This should have blown our... Read full review
  • jorob2019
    Halifax, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Best food in Dorset!
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 17th August 2019
    We have been to Clavell’s for two fabulous family meals on our annual trip to Dorset for last two years in a row. As a family we have decided we like the food here best out of all the places we have... Read full review
  • Stuhammy7
    Trip Type:
    Can’t wait to return
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 20th August 2019
    My wife and I went there for lunch and it was superb . Friendly staff and excellent food Loved it so much we went back the next day Read full review


  • Regional and MiscellaneousFood Hygiene Rating - 5 Food Hygiene Rating - 5 2018
  • Taste of the West AwardsTaste of the West - Gold Taste of the West - Gold 2017

Map & Directions

Road Directions

From Wareham: On the Wareham Bypass (A351) take the road signposted Kimmeridge and follow the road for 5 miles. Once into the village, the cafe is on the left with a car park.From Swanage: Go through Corfe Castle village and at the bottom of the Castle grounds, turn left towards Church Knowle. Go through Church Knowle and take 2nd left to Kimmeridge. Once into the village, the cafe is on the left with a car park.

Public Transport Directions

Journey planning: Contact Traveline on 0871 200 2233 or visit their website: to look up bus timetables. From 1st January 2019, calls cost 12p per minute plus your phone company's access charge.



  • Guide dogs permitted
  • Level access, ramp or lift to a public toilet
  • Ramp to main entrance - One step between the cafe and farm shop
  • Toilets for disabled visitors


  • Cater for vegetarians
  • Catering service
  • Licensed
  • Locally sourced produce
  • Serve afternoon tea - available all day
  • Serve breakfast - between 10am and 11am
  • Serve evening meal - between April and September - check website for opening hours.
  • Serve lunch
  • Special dietary requirements catered for - Gluten free

Children & Infants

  • Accept children all ages
  • Children's menu
  • Highchair

Establishment Features

  • Al Fresco Dining - large seating area in front of the Cafe
  • Available for wedding receptions
  • Booking required - advisable for Sunday lunches and Friday and Saturday evenings
  • Dog Friendly
  • Exclusive hire of restaurant
  • Groups accepted - pre-booking required
  • Licenced for alcohol
  • Locally-sourced produce
  • Number of people seated - 44 inside and 85 outside
  • Open All Year
  • Pets accepted - Outside and in the Pantry Room

Key Features

  • In countryside

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking

Payment Methods

  • Delta accepted
  • Maestro accepted
  • Visa accepted

Travel & Trade

  • Packed lunches available

Opening Times

2019 Opening (1 January 2019 - 31 December 2019)

* Open all Year. Monday to Sunday 10am-5pm for breakfasts, lunches and afternoon teas. Open for Dinner from 30th March until 29th September.

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