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The Castle Kitchen

Rothesay Drive
BH23 4LE

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The Castle Kitchen



    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

    • Service
      3.5 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:

    • Faye B
      Bournemouth, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Such a shame, the cakes weren’t good
      2 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 15th May 2018
      We had coffee, tea a chocolate orange slice & a scone. The cake had finger prints on the top (in the icing) so asked for it to be swapped for another, this one had finger prints too, (although not... Read full review
    • BosunB
      London, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Environmentally unfriendly
      1 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 9th May 2018
      We have visited here a few times before without problems. It is a haven after a good walk with lovely lawns beside the Castle with a view of The Needles in the distance. A pot of tea with a cake is... Read full review
    • Dorothy J
      High Wycombe, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Not open at 4.30pm on sunny bank holiday
      1 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 8th May 2018
      Have not been here since the change of ownership, Always happy with the way it was before - see previous review. Walked our dog for nearly an hour arriving here just after 4.30pm on Bank Holiday... Read full review


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

    Map & Directions

    Road Directions

    From A35, follow signs to Highcliffe. Turning into Rothesay Drive for Highcliffe Castle.

    Public Transport Directions

    Bus: Wilts & Dorset and Yellow Buses operate services to and from Highcliffe town centre.

    Rail: 15 minutess walk from Hinton Admiral Railway Station.

    Air: 20 minutes drive from Bournemouth Airport.

    Journey planning: Contact Traveline on 0871 200 2233 or visit their website: to look up bus timetables. From 1st January 2017, calls cost 12p per minute plus your phone company's access charge.


    Key Features

    • Unique venue - within the grounds of Highcliffe Castle.

    Children & Infants

    • Children's menu

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking - charges apply.


    • Cater for vegetarians
    • Licensed
    • Locally sourced produce
    • Serve afternoon tea
    • Serve breakfast
    • Serve lunch
    • Take away service

    Establishment Features

    • Al Fresco Dining
    • Licenced for alcohol
    • Open All Year

    Opening Times

    Opening 2018 (1 January 2018 - 31 December 2018)
    Monday - Sunday10:00*

    * The Castle Kitchen closes at 4pm in the winter and 5pm in the summer.

    Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

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