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The Spyway Inn

Oak beams, cask ales and stunning views

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Open all year

Handy for Dorchester and Bridport, this old beamed country inn offers magnificent views of the glorious Dorset countryside. Close to West Bay, who's memorable cliffs have been made even more memorable by two series of Broadchurch, the pub boasts a landscaped beer garden with a pond, stream and children’s play area. It all makes for a lovely setting to enjoy a glass of Otter Ale and sample locally sourced, home-made fare like slow-roast belly pork with cider sauce; pan-fried fillets of sea bass with Savoy cabbage and bacon; or steak and ale pie. Accommodation is also available.

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Opening hours

  • Open all year
  • Open all week
  • Opening times: 12-3 6-close
  • Lunch: all week 12-3
  • Dinner: all week 6-9

Food and drink

  • Real ales available: Otter Ale, Bitter
  • Real ciders: West Milton, Kingcombe Cider

Price guide

  • Credit cards accepted


  • Parking available
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Garden
  • Coach parties welcome, notice required


  • Children welcome
  • Children's menu
  • Play area available

Getting here

From A35 follow Askerswell sign, then follow Spyway Inn sign

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