Best Restaurants In Bournemouth

Wondering where to eat and drink in this beautiful town? Whether you're after a spot of classic pub grub on the beachfront or something a little different, we've got just the guide for you. From seasonal dishes in homely environments to vegan plates paired with innovative cocktails, here's the best restaurants in Bournemouth.

Last updated on 12th October 2022




The Bournemouth Stable

722 user reviews 4

Our guide wouldn't be complete without one of the best restaurants in Bournemouth town centre, The Stable. Head here for refreshing pints of cider and a menu of signature pizza slices, from classic toppings through to vegan options and even a Nutella-stuffed dessert option. 

One of the best restaurants in Bournemouth, The Libertine champions a homely atmosphere and rustic interiors. Enjoy perfectly executed plates and wood-fired pizzas alongside boutique spirits, classic cocktails and a wide selection of wines.

COSMO Bournemouth

575 user reviews 4

Occupying a prime plot on St Peter's Road, COSMO is the vibrant place that's home to some of the best food in Bournemouth town centre. You'll find everything from Chinese, Indian and Japanese dishes, over to traditional carvery with all the trimmings.

If fine dining in Bournemouth is on your mind, then add Restaurant Roots to your list. The venue is whipping up simple plates cooked in an innovative way. From a savoury katsu prawn dish to the chef's version of vegan tuna, they've got fancy eats by the truckload.

For Michelin star restaurants in Bournemouth, Terroir Tapas is quite the quirky haunt. Fronting a weekly changing menu, the venue always has something new to sink your teeth into, whether that be scrumptious BBQ radishes or White Park beef tacos.

Key West

840 user reviews 4

Not only does this unique beachfront restaurant boast stunning views and British dishes, but there's also live music when the weekend rolls around. Ideal for date nights, group gatherings and birthdays, Key West will fill you up with its menu of burgers, pizzas and fresh seafood.