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Crab House Cafe

Portland Road Ferrymans Way | Wyke Regis, Weymouth DT4 9YU, England
+44 1305 788867
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (258 reviews)
“crab” (311 reviews)
“hake” (54 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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Portland Road Ferrymans Way | Wyke Regis, Weymouth DT4 9YU, England
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Reviewed today via mobile

This place is often full... so book ahead! I have been a few times and it's always good. Good staff and atmosphere. Excellent wine list and simple but well cooked fresh fish and shellfish. The desserts are not great - on this visit I had...More

Thank william t
Reviewed 2 days ago

Staying on Portland for a couple of days with our 6yr old and needed a quality fish lunch. Went with word of mouth and this place did not disappoint. Fantastic oysters from their own farm metres away, followed by amazing starters (scallops and mackerel), then...More

Thank JustinDavis2014
Reviewed 1 week ago

As fish restaurants go, this is up there with the best in the country. Fantastic quality and range of delicious dishes, the only issue is deciding what to choose. Staff are excellent, you can watch the chefs at work which is interesting. An absolute must...More

Thank THFC69
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have eaten here on a number of occasions. Our first was a chance visit and we have never looked back. Friends who come to visit us often ask if we can arrange a lunch here. I have eaten the very best crab I have...More

Thank Steve W
Reviewed 1 week ago

We managed to get a table for lunch during a warm sunny October day and sat outside drinking white wine. We had Oysters with Pesto and Parmasen which were amazing followed by John Dory and Turbot delicious.

Thank malcolmm129
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the crab house last year on a couple of occasions and were blown away by the quality of the food served.All freshly prepared from scallops to lobsters the only negative is the cost of the food but that aside would thoroughly recommend to...More

Thank kevin439bush
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I travelled especially to Weymouth on a couple of occaisions especially to spend the night and eat at the "Crab House Cafe". Great setting, really good food and lovely staff. Looking forward to many nights (and crabs) in 2018.

Thank Tony K
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Worth going slightly off the beaten track and, actually, enhanced by quieter location right next to the water. Great ambience, attentive staff and an interesting menu including a good range of oysters, fish, recipes and wines. Ambience enhanced by cooking in view of the restaurant.

Thank R P
Reviewed 31 December 2017

We visited in August to celebrate a family occasion. The staff were friendly and helpful and the food was excellent. Would happily return

Thank Loulou63Bath
Reviewed 15 December 2017

Fantastic place for a great meal. The range of different catches and flavours are really good, service is great and lovely venue. Went in the winter but it's clear to see how nice it would be to sit outside and enjoy a meal by the...More

Thank Rob D
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10 February 2018|
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Response from gingeninj | Reviewed this property |
Prepare to spend a bit for your meal, I think ours was somewhere in the £20s range for the crab stuffed flounder, but my memory isn’t that great. I do know our end bill was quite substantial for two starters, 2 mains, and... More
4 July 2017|
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Response from Bobdensley | Reviewed this property |
Oh yes they do - monsters!
31 March 2017|
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Response from Sarah B | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is all level and has a disabled toilet.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Portland Road Ferrymans Way | Wyke Regis, Weymouth DT4 9YU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Weymouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1305 788867
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