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Heights Hotel Bar & Bistro

Yeates Road | The Heights Hotel, DT5 2EN, England
+44 1305 821361
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good37%
  • Average16%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible5%
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Yeates Road | The Heights Hotel, DT5 2EN, England
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Reviewed yesterday

My wife and I visited the restaurant for dinner on a hot and sunny day in July. The large picture windows need to have blinds/shades fitted because it is too sunlit and hot - it was like sitting in a 'greenhouse' with an excellent view...More

Thank 160,368
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Only stopped for a coffee and cake on the way passed. Not great service. Food/drinks overpriced for what they are. Alright atmosphere and good views

Thank Marie P
Reviewed yesterday

sit eat drink and admire the view and watch the sun go down,charming and romantic,a must for anyone who visits the island

Thank Reg R
Reviewed 3 days ago

Located on the top and over looking Chesil Beach and on a sunny day offers a fantastic view. Service very good, nothing was too much trouble, the waitress even returning with the WIFI code. Hot and cold food served and on a Sunday, the traditional...More

Thank Andy M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We treated our mum to afternoon tea today the views are stunning, we prebooked and was kept waiting to be seated 4 members of staff walked by without acknowledging us, when we finally got shown to our seat the waitress didn't even wait until we...More

Thank Mazzalouise
theheightsportland, Guest Relations at Heights Hotel Bar & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your comments, we appreciate your feedback. We are sorry to learn of your recent disappointment during your visit to us for afternoon tea. We apologise if you felt rushed, as this certainly wasn't our intention. Whilst it was a very busy day...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We weren't planning on eating out this lunchtime and had taken the opportunity to stop and admire the views when we spotted this restaurant. You can't really miss it as it is perched on the top of Portland heights and benefits from fantastic views over...More

Thank Mark N
theheightsportland, Guest Relations at Heights Hotel Bar & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your comments, we're delighted that your recent dining experience was an enjoyable one. Do come and stay with us next time! See you again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Whilst touring Portland we called in to The Heights restaurant for coffee and we were not disappointed and we were treated to some fine Dorset cakes and good coffee. The view is spectacular and worth the pause, the service was also very good and we...More

Thank stevieDW
theheightsportland, Guest Relations at Heights Hotel Bar & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind comments, we appreciate your feedback. We look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Called in for Coffee & Cake on a day trip to Portland during a recent stay in Poole with my father-in-law from our home County of Norfolk. Fabulous views from the cafe/bar area & very nice cakes - the Dorset Apple Cake was extremely nice.

Thank topcatsecretary
theheightsportland, Guest Relations at Heights Hotel Bar & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for coming to visit. We are pleased that your day trip to Portland involved a visit to The Heights. Do come and stay with us next time you're in the area. We look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We are locals and love coming up for our weekly coffee and cake. Lovely staff and friendly. Lovely place to go to relax and watch the world go by. All cakes are home made. Meals I've seen being served look fresh and smell good, not...More

Thank sjolliff27
theheightsportland, Guest Relations at Heights Hotel Bar & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your comments - we appreciate your feedback. Thanks for coming to visit and enjoy our cakes. We look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic view on a stunning hot day on a very elevated location on Portland. Lucky to get a seat outside with a fish platter and cold drinks. Would visit here again anytime of year if passing nearby, truly stunning location and menu looks great, even...More

Thank Breakfastking1
theheightsportland, Guest Relations at Heights Hotel Bar & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback, we appreciate your comments. At The Heights, we strive to exceed our guests' expectations, with your visit being no exception. We are delighted that your recent visit was an enjoyable one, and we sincerely hope it won't be your last!...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
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Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Romantic, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Yeates Road | The Heights Hotel, DT5 2EN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Isle of Portland
  • Phone Number: +44 1305 821361
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  • This restaurant is at The Heights Hotel
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