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Galley Bistro & Bar

Hope Square | Weymouth, Weymouth DT4 8TR, England
+44 1305 784059
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good23%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Bar, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Hope Square | Weymouth, Weymouth DT4 8TR, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Been here three or four times for cream teas before and loved it. Unfortunately it was nowhere near as good this time. First sign of a change was lack of outside table service (late morning). Now have to go inside and order rather than waitress...More

Thank Ian Y
Reviewed 1 week ago

Being new to Weymouth I called in at lunchtime to ask to see an evening menu. Staff were very friendly and the menu provided lots of choice for my wife Who is often limited to two or three possibilities. We returned in the evening and...More

Thank Tumpty2013
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Galley is one of those slightly old fashioned places that make you wish there were more of them. Our meal was great, especially some cracking fish which was generous in size, really tasty and well cooked. All three courses we had were good and...More

Thank westminster2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is the second time we've been here for a carvery. The beef wasn't as tasty, the vegetables were only warm not hot. But, the Yorkshire puddings are the best!! It won't put me off from coming back.

Thank RachaelVR46
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Our first time here but the positive recommendations were so right! Lovely venue with a great choice of food on the menu for both the adults and children. All the food was very well presented and tasted great; we would definitely return on our next...More

Thank CWall13
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

A second visit here and was even better than the last. Lamb rump fell apart and the beef wellington was delicious even with a shortcrust pastry which was odd but different. Could do with a few more vegetables but still no complaints as the food...More

Thank DirkDiggler68
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Went for a carvery with my girlfriend, her dad and sister. My favourite place to go in Weymouth and we live here. Love it. The carvery was 5 star. Service perfect. And prices very reasonable. Great atmosphere. Recommend this to anyone.

1  Thank Daniel O
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Had a delicious meal here for my husbands birthday. Lovely cooked food well presented by a delightful waitress. Over the years we always have had good food here, I'm happy to say the standard has never dropped.

1  Thank Rosemary A
Reviewed 19 March 2017

We live nearly 40 miles away , but for 2 celebration meals organized by a Weymouth's resident we have had 2 Evening meals here in a party of 9 people. The first a Few weeks ago, my wife and I had a couple of steaks...More

Thank ceedy44
Reviewed 10 March 2017

We popped into the Galley Bistro whilst we waited for a picture to be framed at a shop near by. The service was very nice and very quick, two pots of tea and two very big bacon/sausage rolls for under £10! Wonderful quality bacon and...More

Thank paulabrook40
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HI would you say this was a romantic place to eat in the evening? many thanks
16 February 2015|
Response from Beth W | Property representative |
Hi, yes we have lots of cosy tables for 2, the main restaurant area has low ceilings and is romantically lit! Weekends can get very busy and sometimes we have big tables which create a great atmosphere! Thank you for your... More
valentines day menu
20 January 2015|
Response from Beth W | Property representative |
Hi, We do not offer a set menu for Valentines, instead we prefer to offer our full menu alongside a 'valentine themed' specials menu. This means our regular customers can have their favourite dishes, and new customers get... More
Beatriz Á
I'm Beatriz=Trixie. the Spanish girl. I was the manager and make that restaurant in 1988 called The Casual Plaice. I hope to go this year and see you and visit the restaurant. is my baby. thanks from spain
28 January 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$33
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 15:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hope Square | Weymouth, Weymouth DT4 8TR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Weymouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1305 784059
  • E-mail