The Swannery Cafe

Abbotsbury Swannery Cafe
Outside the Abbotsbury Swannery cafe
Inside Abbotsbury Swannery's Cafe

Charming venue for lunches, snacks and drinks (fully licensed). Telephone: 01305 871190.

The cafe is at the entrance before you pay to go in; passing walkers are welcome.

Opening times: open every day 10am – 4.30pm (kitchen open 10am – 3.00pm)

Food Philosophy

Good Food the Simple Way

We serve homemade food.
We use locally sourced ingredients from local suppliers.
We cater for vegetarians and customers with allergies.
Gluten-free, dairy-free and wheat-free products are always available.


  • beef is reared locally in Bridport
  • pork and lamb come from the West Country
  • fish is caught locally (where possible)
  • salad leaves and watercress come from Dorset
  • vegetables are supplied by UK sources
  • gluten-free flour comes from Somerset
  • speciality ice cream comes from Chippenham
  • crisps come from Berkshire
  • coffee is fair-trade, organic and Rainforest Alliance Certified
  • tea is organic and fair-trade
  • bottled water comes from Hampshire
  • wine comes from nearby Bridport

Our cakes and bread are mostly made on site with small amount provided by local suppliers.


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