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The Rock

41 Abbotsbury Road, Weymouth DT4 0AQ, England
+44 1305 777797
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible16%
Travellers talk about
“nachos” (2 reviews)
“rocket burger” (2 reviews)
“carvery” (6 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 pm - 11:30 pmAll hours
British, Pub, Steakhouse, Bar
$$ - $$$
41 Abbotsbury Road, Weymouth DT4 0AQ, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love these kind of pubs that offer good value across the board, a pub within walking distance from Weymouth sea front offering good food and drinks menu.

Thank jazzvienna
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Wow excellent. We only popped in for a drink as it’s near our B and B. Glad we did, nice friendly local serving top rated food and service. Children and dogs welcome. Lots of locals in here. We think that shows it’s good all the...More

Thank Carol C
Reviewed 25 October 2017

Not very big choice of drinks. On Monday evening there were few people here, which is very convenient to calmly talk for a mug of beer :)

Thank Валентина Я
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

I've just returned to frequenting this place. It's always clean and tidy, great list of events always on, good selection of drinks and lovely staff, reasonable prices. Will be coming here more often!

1  Thank dorsetberry
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Found this pub by chance as it isn't far from where we are staying. Called in for a drink and ended up staying for a meal. Food was good - I had the sausages and mash and my partner had the meat pie. Both meals...More

1  Thank Dianne W
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Located just out of the town centre. Came here on a Monday early evening. Ordered drinks at the bar, with the friendly gentleman serving. Then sat down to look at the menu. We both decided on the rocket burger, with the nachos as a starter....More

1  Thank Simone L
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Located at 41 Abbotsbury Road, Weymouth, Dorset. I visited with a friend from the Netherlands. We both found this pub to be very basic. There was no atmosphere & the decor was a cross between discarded items in an attic & theatrical props. Clearly a...More

Thank Gregory O
Reviewed 5 July 2017

We arrived here at 7.00 pm to find it totally empty. The ambience was not at all welcoming and it was very untidy. It only needed sawdust on the floor to give it the appearance of a very seedy pub. We waited nearly ten minutes...More

Thank londonsilverlady
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

This was our 'local' while we were on holiday in Weymouth - we found it was great....good selection of beers, ciders and soft drinks for the kids. The pool table was a useful distraction so we could get five minutes to ourselves (!!) so that...More

1  Thank Magsy7
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

We went to The Rock because we wanted to eat away from town due to busy bank holiday and we had a large party of 8. It was about 2.30pm and we could see that they had a carvery spread on. Some of us didn't...More

1  Thank sophia61b
Barry W, Public Relations Manager at The Rock, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2017

Hi Sophia and thank you for taking the time to review the Rock and we're totally stoked that your visit here was 5*! As you mentioned in your review, we've recently had a change of ownership and the new folks are doing everything they can...More

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Anthony H
8 August 2017|
Response from Dianne W | Reviewed this property |
Sorry no idea but they did have the TV on showing football
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 22
British, Pub, Steakhouse, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 Abbotsbury Road, Weymouth DT4 0AQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Weymouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1305 777797
  • E-mail
The Rock Bar & Restaurant, Weymouth's best local! With fantastic food, a great atmosphere, top quality entertainment, contemporary design, an outside terrace for live football viewing - make The Rock your new local."We serve top quality food using locally sourced ingredients wherever possible. Here at The Rock we have a fine selection of wines, beers and ales all at reasonable prices. We serve food all day, every day! Travelling to us is only a 5 minutes walk from the town centre, we are also on a good bus route, "Bus to the Rock from Weymouth town centre, Jump on bus number 8 from Weymouth Debenhams(every 15 mins from 11:50am)then(every hour from 6:40pm) last bus to the Rock is at 10:40pm, Bus to the Rock from East Street Chickerell, Jump on bus number 8 from East Street(every 15 mins from 12:06pm)then(every hour from 7:56pm) last bus to the Rock is at 10:56pm
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