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La Trattoria and Fortes Cafe Tratt


10-12 High Street
BH19 2NT

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Telephone:+44 01929 423784

La Trattoria and Fortes Cafe Tratt



TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4 of 5 stars
    • Service
      4 of 5 stars
    • Value
      3.5 of 5 stars
    • Food
      4 of 5 stars
    • Atmosphere
      4 of 5 stars
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    Recent Reviews:

    • Robert C
      Trip Type:
      Traditional good quality Italian
      4 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 16th July 2019
      We booked a table (essential as it is very popular) and enjoyed a lovely 3 course meal. We both had mussels to start and the waiter was very attentive to clear away the debris bowls and provide new... Read full review
    • DBUR14
      Oxford, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Friends getaway
      Good food but don't let the staff rush you
      3 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 17th July 2019
      Bookings here are essential. The food is good quality and portions reasonable as are prices. We had fish and a pizza, both were fresh and delicious, the pizza much better than the sad offering from... Read full review
    • 865verityw
      Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      5 of 5 stars
      Thursday, 18th July 2019
      What a good choice to dine here. The staff very accommodating and very friendly especially the bar staff. For starters dressed crab & goats cheese, main sea bass & bream with new potatoes and... Read full review


    • Regional and MiscellaneousFood Hygiene Rating - 5 Food Hygiene Rating - 5 2017

    Map & Directions

    Road Directions

    We are in the Lower High Street, just past The Square on the way to the Pier.

    Public Transport Directions

    From the west: the nearest mainline railway station is Wareham (on the London Waterloo to Weymouth line). Catch the number 40 or bus from Wareham Railway Station to Swanage Bus/Railway Station. At times when the Swanage Railway is running: Travel on the number 30 or 40 or bus to Corfe Castle (East Street stop) then catch the steam train from Corfe Castle Station to Swanage. Tel: 01929 425800 or visit their website:

    From the east: Catch the train to Bournemouth Railway Station then transfer to the number 50 bus to Swanage Bus/Railway Station.

    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


    • Bar
    • Cater for vegetarians
    • Licensed
    • Serve breakfast
    • Serve evening meal
    • Serve lunch
    • Special dietary requirements catered for - Dairy free and gluten free dishes can be requested.
    • Take away service

    Children & Infants

    • Accept children all ages
    • Baby changing facilities
    • Children's menu
    • Highchair - Limited number - prebooking advised

    Establishment Features

    • Al Fresco Dining
    • Booking required - During the summer and on Fridays and Saturdays.
    • Chef - Michael Clark
    • Exclusive hire of restaurant
    • Groups accepted - Sorry, no coach parties
    • Locally-sourced produce
    • Number of covers - 90 max
    • Pre/post theatre menu

    Key Features

    • In town/city centre

    Payment Methods

    • American Express accepted
    • Delta accepted
    • JCB accepted
    • Maestro accepted
    • MasterCard accepted
    • Solo accepted
    • Visa accepted

    Opening Times

    2019 Opening (1 January 2019 - 31 December 2019)
    Monday - Friday10:00 - 22:30*
    Saturday - Sunday08:00 - 22:30*
    Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

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