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1812 Bar and Restaurant

Exeter Road, Bournemouth BH2 5AG, England
+44 1202 203050
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“sunday roast” (9 reviews)
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British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Exeter Road, Bournemouth BH2 5AG, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I come into 1812 on a regular basis, and honestly they are some of the best cocktails in Bournemouth! Danny(I think that is his name, crazy hair?) always gives me a warm welcome, and provides me with an excellent experience, and beautiful cocktails Ethan never...More

Thank Frankie S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great Atmosphere, Great food and great customer service. After dinner we expend the night listen the ban was a good night out. People at the place nice friendly.

Thank surral
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely meal .... staff were attentive and friendly. We booked a table early as we were staying at the hotel. If there was anything that I found negative it was the background music which was abit loud.

Thank Wendy S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

To describe their traditional Sunday Roast Diner is quite the understatement. I was so shocked I almost proposed the chef... Plus the staff was sooo kind to me! Definitely one of my favourite places in the city.

Thank Mehdi L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After a business trip some colleagues and I were looking for some place to go after a meeting, kept looking around for hours and we happened upon this place, we gave it a shot and we loved it, warm welcome, friendly staff and plaisant location!...More

Thank Philip J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went there for a date and it was amazing, their cocktails are so damn good, and the staff is perfect, very nice and they smile everytime. I really recommand it !

Thank Mathilde N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to the bar after a show at the BIC, it was lively on a Friday evening. Friendly and efficient staff and the drinks were well presented and served in a professional manner.

Thank Bailgate
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My Husband and I visited 1812 for the first time yesterday to have a Sunday roast and we were very impressed with both the food and the staff in the restaurant. The food did not take too long to arrive and it was hot, good...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Massive range of cocktails available at this bar the shelves are full of bottles and the list is endless with good bartenders who know their stuff.

Thank michael r
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

We visited 1812 on a visit to bourmouth.ww are not as young as we would like but we were made very welcome her.the staff are all so nice and the cocktails are amazing and with them being half price from 5 until 7 it's definitely...More

Thank amanda m
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17 April 2018|
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Response from Simon C | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delay....yes they are
29 April 2016|
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Response from lindabaird2016 | Reviewed this property |
We generally drink G&T but have had the Rose which was very nice - my daughters have also tried the red wine, but as the standard is very high, I would imagine it would be good. Try giving them a call and they might let you... More
29 April 2016|
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Am I expected to answer my own question?!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$47
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Exeter Road, Bournemouth BH2 5AG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Bournemouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1202 203050
  • E-mail
Set within the historic Royal Exeter Hotel – Bournemouth’s first residence, 1812 gets its name from the year in which it was built. 1812 bar prides itself on widely renowned cocktails and a professional team of bartenders that consistently raise the bar on local industry standards. Our restaurant team have passion and a thirst for local and great produce, which combine to indulge our customers in an excellent venue that is both lively and unique in Bournemouth.
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