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South Deep Cafe

Parkstone Bay Marina | Parkstone, Poole BH14 8EW, England
+44 1202 724915
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“meatballs” (10 reviews)
“salad” (17 reviews)
“moules” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, Seafood, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Parkstone Bay Marina | Parkstone, Poole BH14 8EW, England
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Reviewed today via mobile

Just popped in for an easy Sunday lunch on a sunny day. Good friendly service, but the food was not good enough for the money charged. £16.90 for a poor attempt at moules frites. You could get a better version of this for £12-14 at...More

Thank Tim B
Reviewed 1 week ago

My first visit was really enjoyable so I decided to take a friend for afternoon tea. Althought the service was friendly it was inefficient. No hot milk with the coffee even thought she had asked if hot or cold milk was required. Then when the...More

Thank Christopher P
Reviewed 13 April 2018

Our first visit to this restaurant and it was a pleasure to eat there. We booked a table and it was so good to be seated next to a lovely fire on a cold rainy day. This is a restaurant for fish lovers but there...More

1  Thank susieBournemouth
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Went with family, party of six on a Saturday night in March, the food was very good, the service was excellent. The fire was lit creating a lovely comfortable feel. Can’t say enough about this place it’s a little gem. One that I will regularly...More

Thank Eddie F
Reviewed 27 March 2018

Perfect spot by the water. Great seafood as expected. All reasonably priced with decent wines as well.

Thank Neil B
Reviewed 22 March 2018

Good food and (could be) nice atmosphere is totally ruined by Too many barking dogs and noisy children running around out of control. It should be NO DOGS ALLOWED.

2  Thank Antonio P
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

This is a great little restaurant in the style of a classy beach shack. Nice menu from I think a Belgian owner / chef. The fishcakes have a great reputation. I had Cornish mussels which weren't the best quality but nicely prepared and with good...More

Thank SimonDorset
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Great location & popular.Very good food ethically sourced but fairly slow service which was not really a problem.Beautifully presented but I had fresh poached apricots as part of my dessert & they were really sour :( I told the waitress but her answer was that...More

Thank Campiello9
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

This cafe style restaurant is located in a marina and on the sea shore at a point called Deep South, hence the name. We went for a winter’s day breakfast. We were greeted by a cosy fire and hospitable staff. The food was well cooked...More

Thank Roger W
Reviewed 10 February 2018

A fantastic atmosphere amazing any time of the year food is second to none service is very good a little gem

Thank Esther S
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14 July 2017|
Response from WFN | Reviewed this property |
Don't believe they have one. You would need to speak with them directly.
Karen L
4 April 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Parkstone Bay Marina | Parkstone, Poole BH14 8EW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Poole
  • Phone Number: +44 1202 724915
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