West Dorset

West Dorset has some fantastic restaurants and food producers. You can read all our reviews of the West Dorset establishments here – including Weymouth, Dorchester and Bridport.

Great places to eat in West Dorset

Great places to eat in West Dorset

We often get asked for recommendations for great places to eat by people who are visiting for a weekend break or longer holiday. We have gathered together some of our favourite places to eat in locations across Dorset. You can view the others in our 

The Lounges in Dorset

The Lounges in Dorset

The Lounges in Dorset I have been a fan of these cafes/restaurants/bar hybrids for almost 14 years with fond memories created in different Lounge locations. The Velo Lounge opened in Bath in 2007 and it quickly became a great place to meet friends for coffee 

Review of Liberty Fields

Review of Liberty Fields

Review of Liberty Fields For a long time I kept hearing about Liberty Fields products but I seemed to keep missing seeing the products in the shops. Finally this year I have managed to try not just one but TWO of their delicious apple products 

Buy local meat direct from your Dorset Farm

Buy local meat direct from your Dorset Farm

Buy local meat direct from your Dorset farm or butcher.  Many of us are trying to support local businesses in this season and as lockdown eases enough for us to begin to meet with friends and loved ones, we may be start to look to 

Christmas Gift Guide 2020

Christmas Gift Guide 2020

Dorset Foodie Feed Christmas Gift Guide 2020   Christmas is the time of year when our amazing food and drink producers dust off their festive recipe books and get making. Here are some of the fab products on offer this Christmas but do check out 

Review of Bosk Coffee Roasters

Review of Bosk Coffee Roasters

Review of Bosk Coffee – a Coffee roaster based in Weymouth Bosk Coffee Roastery is a small Roastery nestled into the Dorset countryside, founded and run by Louise and John Burton. Bosk Coffee are a coffee roaster that specialise in sustainable, speciality coffee and care 

Review of Jurassic Coast Farm Shop and their new Farm Shop Delivery

Review of Jurassic Coast Farm Shop and their new Farm Shop Delivery

Review of Jurassic Coast Farm Shop and their new Farm Shop Delivery service. With autumn here, the nights drawing in and the temperature dropping, finding ways to not have to venture outside can be very tempting. Top that off with a global Pandemic (and a 

Pub Restaurant Review of The Fox Inn at Ansty

Pub Restaurant Review of The Fox Inn at Ansty

Pub Restaurant Review of the Fox Inn at Ansty If there was a spiritual centre of Dorset, it would be at the junction of five ancient tracks, called The Dorsetshire Gap. From the middle ages, this was an important junction, joining tracks of the ridgeway, 

Dorset’s Coffee Roasters

Dorset’s Coffee Roasters

Dorset’s Coffee Roasters I am a huge fan of coffee and have personally spent time learning and tasting the beautiful complexities in different coffee flavour profiles. During lockdown, I took the opportunity and the simple pleasure of the routine of grinding the beans and making 

Dorset’s Bakeries

Dorset’s Bakeries

There is something special about popping to the local Bakery and buying a fresh loaf of bread or a sweet treat, especially as a treat in this Lockdown season and the queues around the block are proof that many of us have enjoyed a little