Afternoon Menu

Delicious homemade sweet and savoury snacks served in stylish and comfortable surroundings in the heart of Beaminster.

Our afternoon menu can be enjoyed all year round in the medieval lounge or in warmer months in the hotel’s beautiful walled garden. All of our preserves, scones, pastries and sandwiches are baked and made fresh to order.


Homemade cake of the day  £3.50

Homemade scones, clotted cream & jam  £8

Afternoon biscuits  £3.50

Affogato  £4.50


Salt Cod croquettes with Aoili  £4.50

Pork scratching’s with Apple and gooseberry sauce  £2.50

Warm cheese gougeres with creamy cheese and chilli  £3.00

Nocellara de Belice olives with lemon and garlic  £3.50

Prawn and garlic chive fritters with Sriracha mayonnaise  £5.50


All sandwiches are served with a salad & chips or home-made crisps

Smoked salmon & cucumber with cream cheese  £8.50

Egg mayonnaise & tomato  £7.50

Cheddar cheese & spring onion  £7.50

Ham & homemade beetroot pickle  £8


If you have any special requests, dietary requirements or suffer from an allergy or intolerance, please ask a member of our team and we will do our best to accommodate you. A full list of allergens contained in our dishes is available on request. Gluten-free available with 24 hours notice.

To book afternoon tea or to speak to our restaurant manager:
T: + 44 (0) 1308 862200


South West Tourism Highly Commended Dorset Small Hotel of the Year Dorset Eating Out of the Year Taste of the West 2017 Gold AA 2 Rosette Open 4 Business recommended by Food and Drink Read the Good Hotel Guide review

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Bridge House

Hotel & Restaurant
3 Prout Bridge
Dorset DT8 3AY
United Kingdom

T: +44 (0) 1308 862200