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The Old Black Dog

  • Excellent79%
  • Very good17%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tea room”(19 reviews)
“scones”(9 reviews)
“cream tea”(6 reviews)
Free Internet
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
Pets Allowed
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the Black Dog Cafe yesterday and the day before and each time enjoyed a delicious lunch. We ate a variety of dishes but my favourite on both days was the gammon and sweet potato humus in a brown and white latticed roll, with...More

Thank msrichn10
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Having come across this by chance before we now try and make sure we go out of of our way to keep returning. Made to feel very welcome with the wide range of teas and wonderful food with service from warm welcoming owners that make...More

Thank Steve B
Reviewed 9 October 2017

We recently stayed three nights in the B&B, not experiencing the tea rooms. The Old Black Dog is right on the border of Devon and Dorset, just outside the very pretty town of Lyme Regis. It is right on the main road but rooms at...More

1  Thank Highgateglobetrotter
Reviewed 18 September 2017

We booked this at the last minute, whilst already on the road, so frankly, it was pot luck as to what we ended up with. But it was in the right place, and they took dogs, so went for it. Its important to say that...More

1  Thank Tim_the_Taf
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

What a fantastic little place ~ stunning views and the best cream tea you'll ever eat. We were only staying in the area for a week but went back twice, it was so good. The owners are really friendly and knowledgeable on teas, so it's...More

Thank MrsB20
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Free Internet
Free Parking
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Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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United Kingdom > England > Dorset > Lyme Regis
Also Known As
The Old Black Dog Lyme Regis, England
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"No 6 has large bathroom and country views. Rooms at front overlook road."
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"The rooms on the back of the property have views and are a bit quieter"
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"back rooms are quieter."
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"B&B is on the main road in Uplyme so some traffic noise is unavoidable, slept well anyway!"
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