Best breakfasts in Dorset

Check out the top breakfasts in Dorset, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Hive Beach Cafe
1. Hive Beach Cafe
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51 local reviews
Beach Rd, Burton Bradstock
Closed · Opens Thursday 10:00 AM
+44 1308 897070
CafeRestaurantPoint of interest
Abigail
It's right on one of the best Dorset beaches, it's delicious, and they do breakfast, lunch, tea and early…
Fiona
An absolute must for breakfast, brunch or lunch. Stunning views and right on the beach. They don't take…
Michele
Fresh local food, notably fish, casual dining on the beach. Ideal for breakfast and lunch. Licenced.
1. Hive Beach Cafe
1. Hive Beach Cafe
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51 local reviews
Beach Rd, Burton Bradstock
Closed · Opens Thursday 10:00 AM
+44 1308 897070
Abigail
Abigail
It's right on one of the best Dorset beaches, it's delicious, and they do breakfast, lunch, tea and early dinner. Check the website for…
Fiona
Fiona
An absolute must for breakfast, brunch or lunch. Stunning views and right on the beach. They don't take bookings but during busy periods…
Michele
Michele
Fresh local food, notably fish, casual dining on the beach. Ideal for breakfast and lunch. Licenced.
2. The Udder Farm Shop
2. The Udder Farm Shop
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12 local reviews
Front St, East Stour
Closed · Opens Thursday 9:00 AM
01747 838899
FoodStoreEstablishment
Jayne
Great cafe, especially good breakfasts! Large farm shop to stock up the fridge during your stay. Local cheese,…
Anne
Nice farm shop/delicatessen with popular café/restaurant. Open for breakfast, lunch, coffee. 5 minutes drive.
Jane
Great food to eat and buy. The farm shop has an excellent cafe - the breakfast is great!
2. The Udder Farm Shop
2. The Udder Farm Shop
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12 local reviews
Front St, East Stour
Closed · Opens Thursday 9:00 AM
01747 838899
Jayne
Jayne
Great cafe, especially good breakfasts! Large farm shop to stock up the fridge during your stay. Local cheese, meats, deli goodies, local…
Anne
Anne
Nice farm shop/delicatessen with popular café/restaurant. Open for breakfast, lunch, coffee. 5 minutes drive.
Jane
Jane
Great food to eat and buy. The farm shop has an excellent cafe - the breakfast is great!
3. Pythouse Kitchen Garden
3. Pythouse Kitchen Garden
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27 local reviews
Pythouse Kitchen Garden
Closed · Opens Thursday 10:00 AM
+44 1747 870444
RestaurantBarFood
Scarlett
Wander round this charming old walled garden and enjoy pick your own fruit and flowers service when available…
Constance
This is a working kitchen garden, where you can pick your own of whatever is in season, buy their produce from…
Elaine
Great for family lunch. Fun for children. Great menu. Open two nights a week but every day for breakfast…
3. Pythouse Kitchen Garden
3. Pythouse Kitchen Garden
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27 local reviews
Pythouse Kitchen Garden
Closed · Opens Thursday 10:00 AM
+44 1747 870444
Scarlett
Scarlett
Wander round this charming old walled garden and enjoy pick your own fruit and flowers service when available. The restaurant serves…
Constance
Constance
This is a working kitchen garden, where you can pick your own of whatever is in season, buy their produce from the lovely shop, have…
Elaine
Elaine
Great for family lunch. Fun for children. Great menu. Open two nights a week but every day for breakfast and lunch. Highly recommend as…
4. Swim
4. Swim
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11 local reviews
Maraine parade, Lyme Regis
Open · Closes 11:00 PM
01297 442668
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Olivia
This place opened in spring 2018 and is everyone's favourite haunt. It's cool but not achingly so, and the…
Nicola
Delicious seafood and burgers, great cocktails and craft beers on the beach in lyme Regis - very cool vibe…
4. Swim
4. Swim
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11 local reviews
Maraine parade, Lyme Regis
Open · Closes 11:00 PM
01297 442668
Olivia
Olivia
This place opened in spring 2018 and is everyone's favourite haunt. It's cool but not achingly so, and the cocktails are great. It's open…
Nicola
Nicola
Delicious seafood and burgers, great cocktails and craft beers on the beach in lyme Regis - very cool vibe. Also fab place for breakfast on…
5. Soulshine Cafe
5. Soulshine Cafe
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24 local reviews
76 South St
Closed · Opens Thursday 9:00 AM
01308 422821
Establishment
Carys
"We love fresh, uplifting, exciting food; salads, sandwiches, lunches, platters. And of course, we love to…
James
This is run by a friend Lisa. It's a cool coffee shop with good cakes and great food. They make amazing…
Caroline
A great cafe, ideal for breakfast, lunch or just a coffee. About 30 mins away by car.
5. Soulshine Cafe
5. Soulshine Cafe
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24 local reviews
76 South St
Closed · Opens Thursday 9:00 AM
01308 422821
Carys
Carys
"We love fresh, uplifting, exciting food; salads, sandwiches, lunches, platters. And of course, we love to cook a hearty breakfast as well. …
James
James
This is run by a friend Lisa. It's a cool coffee shop with good cakes and great food. They make amazing smoothies and juices here. …
Caroline
Caroline
A great cafe, ideal for breakfast, lunch or just a coffee. About 30 mins away by car.
6. Uprising
6. Uprising
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12 local reviews
Coombe St
+44 1297 444754
BakeryStorePoint of interest
Rosemary
Delicious bread and cakes. Great for breakfasts and light lunches on communal wooden benches and only a very…
Chris & Jules
Breakfast and lunch spot. Does amazing chocolate brownies.
6. Uprising
6. Uprising
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12 local reviews
Coombe St
+44 1297 444754
Rosemary
Rosemary
Delicious bread and cakes. Great for breakfasts and light lunches on communal wooden benches and only a very short walk to the coast. …
Chris & Jules
Chris & Jules
Breakfast and lunch spot. Does amazing chocolate brownies.
7. The Salt Cellar
7. The Salt Cellar
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9 local reviews
2-4 Gold Hill
Closed · Opens Thursday 9:00 AM
+44 1747 851838
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Christina
This cafe has picture perfect views down Gold Hill and serves lovely cream teas with scones, breakfasts and…
Gabriela
Good coffee, nice breakfast or lunch, exquisite views. Sit outside on a sunny day and enjoy the view down Gold…
7. The Salt Cellar
7. The Salt Cellar
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9 local reviews
2-4 Gold Hill
Closed · Opens Thursday 9:00 AM
+44 1747 851838
Christina
Christina
This cafe has picture perfect views down Gold Hill and serves lovely cream teas with scones, breakfasts and other light meals. It can be…
Gabriela
Gabriela
Good coffee, nice breakfast or lunch, exquisite views. Sit outside on a sunny day and enjoy the view down Gold Hill.
8. Ocean Bay Restaurant
8. Ocean Bay Restaurant
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4 local reviews
Ocean Bay Restaurant, Swanage
Open · Closes 11:00 PM
01929 422222
BarRestaurantFood
Jacky
Right by the beach, with a sea view. A small veggie breakfast menu 9.30-11.30, A fair selection of vegetarian…
8. Ocean Bay Restaurant
8. Ocean Bay Restaurant
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4 local reviews
Ocean Bay Restaurant, Swanage
Open · Closes 11:00 PM
01929 422222
Jacky
Jacky
Right by the beach, with a sea view. A small veggie breakfast menu 9.30-11.30, A fair selection of vegetarian dishes and sandwiches for…
9. Watch House Cafe
9. Watch House Cafe
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8 local reviews
Watch House Cafe, West Bay
Closed · Opens Thursday 10:00 AM
+44 1308 459330
CafeRestaurantPoint of interest
Harriet
Fresh fish cooked in a wood fired oven, right on the beach. Also pizzas and good breakfasts. Sit on their deck…
Daniel
Great local produce, good breakfasts - gets busy, great on the beach location!
9. Watch House Cafe
9. Watch House Cafe
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8 local reviews
Watch House Cafe, West Bay
Closed · Opens Thursday 10:00 AM
+44 1308 459330
Harriet
Harriet
Fresh fish cooked in a wood fired oven, right on the beach. Also pizzas and good breakfasts. Sit on their deck to eat while you watch the…
Daniel
Daniel
Great local produce, good breakfasts - gets busy, great on the beach location!
10. Grand Hotel
10. Grand Hotel
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4 local reviews
Grand Hotel
+44 1929 423353
BarLodgingRestaurant
Carl
Breakfast available 7 days a week for non-residents.
10. Grand Hotel
10. Grand Hotel
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4 local reviews
Grand Hotel
+44 1929 423353
Carl
Carl
Breakfast available 7 days a week for non-residents.
11. Love Cake Etc
11. Love Cake Etc
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10 local reviews
42 High St
Closed · Opens Thursday 9:00 AM
+44 1929 475664
CafePoint of interestFood
Cindy
Love cake food is amazing! Recommend for breakfast or lunch!
Vicky
Great Cakes! Lovely breakfasts and lunches
11. Love Cake Etc
11. Love Cake Etc
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10 local reviews
42 High St
Closed · Opens Thursday 9:00 AM
+44 1929 475664
Cindy
Cindy
Love cake food is amazing! Recommend for breakfast or lunch!
Vicky
Vicky
Great Cakes! Lovely breakfasts and lunches
12. LnO's Bistro
12. LnO's Bistro
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3 local reviews
93 Weston Rd, Weston
01305 820222
RestaurantBarFood
Sue
Just a minutes walk down the road from Anchor Cottage is L ‘n’ O’s Bistro, which I can thoroughly recommend. …
Deborah
Bistro offering breakfast and dinner
12. LnO's Bistro
12. LnO's Bistro
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3 local reviews
93 Weston Rd, Weston
01305 820222
Sue
Sue
Just a minutes walk down the road from Anchor Cottage is L ‘n’ O’s Bistro, which I can thoroughly recommend. I see that they now do…
Deborah
Deborah
Bistro offering breakfast and dinner