Places to eat

Dorset is a food lovers paradise with hundreds of excellent pubs and restaurants.

The White Horse; Litton Cheney’s pub is only 300m walk downhill from the Chapel. Take a torch to return.

The following restaurants and pubs are mostly within a 20 minute drive of the Chapel:

Rachels – a kiosk at West Bay serving fantastic fish curries and other fish dishes, al fresco eating but very cheap *Highly recommended* closes early evening and in winter.

The Riverside also at West Bay; specialises in fish, (15 mins) 01308 422011

The Abbey House, Abbotsbury for lunches and afternoon teas in a lovely garden where in summer, outdoor operas and plays are performed. 01305 871330

The Hive Cafe at Burton Bradstock; specialises in fish, (10 mins) 01308 897070

Sienna in Dorchester; (20 mins) (3 rosettes) restaurant. 01305 250022

Le Petit Canard in Maiden Newton, (20 mins) 01300 320536

River cottage in Axminster run by Hugh Fearnley Whittingstall – bookings and menu on their web site; (30mins) 01297 631 862

Good pubs:
The Three Horseshoes, Powerstock
The Piddle Inn, Piddletrenthide
The Loders Arms, Loders,
The Brace of Pheasants, Plush
The Fox Inn, Ansty
The Lugger Inn, Chickerell