Southfield Rambles

We Love West Dorset

We love and have lived in this wonderful West Dorset area as a family for many years.  We really enjoy getting out and about. and often find new places to visit, new restaurants to try or shops to browse. Southfield Rambles is where we can share the best of what we find with you.

Sladers Yard

Sladers Yard, in the centre of West Bay, is a private art gallery dedicated to exhibiting and selling contemporary British art, handmade furniture and designer craft by very talented artists. As well as presenting high quality exhibitions through the year, there are regular events including a variety of talks as well as musical events such as jazz sessions. The Taste of the West Gold award cafe at Slader's yard is definitely worth a visit and…

The Station Kitchen

The Station Kitchen is a converted old train carriage which can be found on the edge of the Old West Bay Station platform.  It is a lovely place to travel through the tastes of time with Dorset’s finest produce; fresh fish, the finest meats, and crisp countryside vegetables newly harvested from the Bridport earth. The restaurant brings an old world location into the modern day, delivering contemporary twists on the…

The West Bay Pub

Sam and Tess are the young, hard-working owners of The West Bay Pub in West Bay. Sam's roots go back generations in West Bay so he knows a thing or to about the area and what's customers like. With a reputation for excellent cuisine, they have a tempting menu of fresh, locally caught seafood dishes as well as a variety of meat and vegetarian options too. The food is first…

Beauty Barn

Amanda's Beauty Barn is just down the road from Southfield and she really knows her stuff. You'll come out feeling fabulous. "I go to Amanda for acrylics and she is excellent at what she does. Great attention to detail and a fabulous service. Highly recommended." "I don't often have beauty treatments so thought I might feel out of place but Amanda put me at ease straight away and gave me…

Southfields West Bay

Southfields West Bay