CAFÉ SLADERS opens again!

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Café Sladers offers a changing menu of freshly home-cooked wholesome and delicious seafood, meat, vegetarian and vegan lunches, cream teas and cakes. Scroll down for menus. We are open for breakfast, lunch and tea with table service and seating indoors and outside in our flower-filled yard.

We also offer Takeaway salads and light dishes as well as main meals and puddings to heat or freeze at home. See below.


From Wednesday 5 August, we will giving 50% discount off each person’s order, up to £10, excluding alcohol as part of the Eat Out to Help Out scheme.


We look forward to seeing you and ask that you reserve a table for lunch as numbers are restricted to allow for social distancing. Please email or call us on 01308 459511.


Lentil, Aubergine and Slow-roast Tomato salad (vg/v/gf)


Please sign up or email us on if you would like updated menus and offers by email. Order over the phone or via email or come in and order direct.

We are offering deliveries to addresses within DT6, DT8 or Bride Valley DT2 (£3 or free for orders over £40) or you can collect from us here in West Bay.

Take your pick from our latest menu and order now for delivery from Wednesday.

Order now by email to

or phone 01308 459511

Pan-fried Hake steak with salad and sauté potatoes £16
Griddled courgette, Mozzarella, Peas, Pea shoots & Mint Salad
Boozy Beef Pie, smells delicious and serves 6. Keep in the fridge and re-heat the following day.
Super-generous fresh Lyme Bay crab sandwich delivered to your garden


We are very sorry that our dining room is closed for the present.

From three-course lunches with wine and fine dining to walkers’ winter warmers to gladden every heart, we offer tasty warming risottos, soups and superfood salads, fresh local seafood every day, sumptuously generous crab sandwiches and salads, platters to share (dishes for suitable for vegetarians, vegans, fish and meat-eaters).  We serve local organic juices and soft drinks, a full wine list, local beers and cider as well as spirits and liqueurs. To follow we have dreamy home-baked cakes and puddings, organic Arabicaffé coffee and speciality teas. Wonderful homemade fruit or plain scones are cooked here every day for perfect cream teas or cheese scones for savoury snacks.

We are delighted to have been awarded six annual Gold Awards by the Taste of the West.

Our gluten-free polenta cakes are made with ground almonds which gives a wonderful texture.
Café Sladers Crusted Crabcakes served here with roasted pepper and chive aioli, sauté potatoes and salad

Fabulous Fish Pie stuffed with scallops, prawns and white fish, salmon, smoked haddock and capers with a crispy rosti potato topping served with seasonal veg (gf) £16

Cafe seeting in our flower filled yard
Seating outside in our sunny yard
Dressed for a wedding 


All our drinks are high quality and carefully selected, including a good range of wines, mostly from France, Italy and Spain, locally brewed beers (Dorset Brewing Co.), cider (Burrow Hill)  and delicious organic soft drinks (Luscombe and Belvoir).

We serve wonderful coffees, a wide range of teas and herb, green and fruit teas and infusions plus Green & Blacks organic hot chocolate, and frothy Chai Lattes.  Tell us how you like it, or leave it to our well trained young barristers.

Here is a sample of our delicious Wine List

Wine List newEvening Events

The café serves supper with almost all our evening events and the delicious food, fun and chat are a highlight of coming here.  Often we serve a short menu which will include a choice of a meat, seafood or vegetarian dishes with waiter service.   Fabulous starters, desserts, cheese and liqueurs are available to order on the night. Let us know if you would like to join our mailing list for live music, speakers and other evening events.

Private Parties and Weddings

Sladers Yard is a brilliant venue for private parties and weddings. Events are tailor-made to the customer’s wishes, style and budget.  From waitress-service or buffet dinners for up to 60 people to a bar, band or dj, and dancing for larger groups. More information…

Bookings are welcome.  For larger parties we can arrange set menus priced per head.  For events, weddings and parties please call Anna/Jackie on 01308 459511 or email

The wedding feast

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