Food

Swanage: Harry Ramsden’s fish & chips, 2-6 Station Road BH19 1AE. On path.

SandbanksRick Stein, 10 Banks Road BH13 7QB. On path.

Canford CliffsThe Cliff, 6 Ravine Road BH13 7HX. 12-10pm. Former Nightjar pub. On path.

Branksome ChineBranksome Beach BH13 6LP. On path.

Durley Chine: Harvester. At Chine entrance by the promenade.

Bournemouth: Harry Ramsden’s fish & chips. East Undercliff Drive BH1 2EZ. On path.

Boscombe:  Harvester, Beach House BH5 1BN. Next to Boscombe Pier.

Southbourne: Ashley’s fish and chip shop. Belle Vue Road BH6 3DJ. By bus stop.

Hengistbury Head: Hiker Cafe BH6 4EN.

Avon Beach: The Noisy Lobster. Breakfast, lunch, ‘beach bites’ from 4pm and dinner.

Avon Beach: All Things Fish. Takeaway fish & chips and other sea food. Mon-Fri 4pm-8pm; Sat & Sun 11.30am-8pm.

Avon Beach: Coffee Cabin. Hot and cold drinks, ice cream and snacks. 9am-5pm.

Friars Cliff Promenade: The Beach Hut Cafe. Open daily. Award winning cafe serving home made food. www.beachhutcafe.co.uk

Highcliffe Castle: The Castle Kitchen. 10am-5pm. Closed until June.

Highcliffe: The Cliffhanger cafe. Cliff top next to Chewton Bunny. Mon-Fri 9am-10pm; Sat 8am-10pm; Sun 8am-8pm. The cafe opened in 2007 on the site of the thatched Cliff Tea House built about 1900. In the 1960s a new cafe was called the Crow’s Nest and only closed when severely damaged by fire in 1990.

Highcliffe: The Paddle. Corner of Lymington Road and Waterford Road. Mon-Sat 8am-10pm; Sun 9am-4pm. Walk inland along Waterford Road from top of Chewton Bunny.

Barton-on-Sea: Cliff House Hotel. Isolated building halfway along cliff before village centre and at south end of Sea Road. 10am-10pm. Coffee, drinks and meals. Outdoor seating with view.

Barton-on-Sea: Sails. First in shop parade near post box. 9.30am-5pm (winter 10am-4pm)

Milford-on-SeaBeach House Westover pub, SO41 0PT.

Milford-on-Sea: Hurst on the Hill cafe, Church Hill SO41 0QH.

Lymington: The Larder, Earley Court (off High Street) SO41 9EP. Mon-Sat 8am-5pm; Sun 10.30am-2pm.

Lymington: Oskubox Nordic Deli, 10 St Thomas Street SO41 9NA. Tue-Thu 8.30am-5.30pm; Fri & Sat 8.30am-9pm; Sun 10am-4pm.