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The Alcove Marine Parade, Lyme Regis DT7 3JE, England
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Teignmouth, United Kingdom
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358 reviews
207 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A spot on location, overlooking the beach. We just had a coffee, which was ok, but prices were very reasonable and the service prompt and very friendly.

Thank 446MikeE446
Greater London, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Best bacon sarnie for miles with great service and fantastic views. Wide range of food on offer, served quickly.

Thank MrsT332
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

I am very surprised by the other review next to this one. Had fish and chips regular from this cafe. I'm very surprised by the common. the food here is always very good and to a high standard. So very shocked to hear about this. Please do not judge this cafe on the previous review try it for yourself and... More 

1 Thank Scott S
Leicester, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
Reviewed 6 October 2016

This little cafe on Marine Parade in the picture perfect sea side of Lyme Regis is so convenient to sit and eat overlooking the sensational view, advertising fresh cooked fish and chips we could not resist. How I wish we had! The fish was shaped like a large frozen fish finger and the chips must have been refried so many... More 

Thank pat186334
Somerset, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2016

We use this takeaway most times we are down on Lyme Regis beach. The food is basic but good value. Rolls are made fresh so can't be much better. The pasties are probably the best in town. Overall a great food stop and value

Thank penfoldisking
Epsom, United Kingdom
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268 reviews
159 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

I'd definitely recommend this little restaurant! They serve up freshly cooked fish and chips which are very tasty! They even have a few tables & chairs so if you're lucky you'll be able to enjoy the sea views from the side walk, but be aware lots of people are walking past. Although to be fair it adds to the beach... More 

Thank LGBfund
Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2016

Had a quick tea and coffee here, as always the staff were very friendly. The tea and coffee were served to our table and the coffee far nicer than from other coffee shops in the town.

Thank harriet p
Beaulieu, England, United Kingdom
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76 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016

On our way to Dartmoor, wanted a stop on the way, and found The Alcove. Great sat right on the beach, service was great and the baps did what they say on the menu. Bacon was amazing!!

Thank Gilly J
Axminster, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 19 July 2016

stopped here in the morning for coffee, bacon sandwich and ice cream for the other half just loved it staff were great food and coffee hit the spot. fast efficient service great value.

Thank 666andy50
Holsworthy, United Kingdom
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246 reviews
157 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 July 2016

First time visiting here, and we certainly weren't disappointed. Really great tasting food all cooked fresh. Highly recommended

Thank Holidayer164

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Cafe, British, Fast food
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Alcove Marine Parade, Lyme Regis DT7 3JE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Lyme Regis
Takeaway and Ice Cream on the seafront

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?