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Best things to do in Bridport

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Café
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“Delicious local food. Great coffee. Vegan options. Can get very busy on weekends. ”
20 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Fabulous restaurant and the most amazing food ... can not recommend highly enough. Booking recommended at weekends as it gets booked up.”
16 locals recommend
General Entertainment
“Bridport's only cinema. A very unique and fun space that shows great films. ”
15 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
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“Sometimes you just got to go to a supermarket. This is the best one for a pleasant shopping experience. Though not the cheapest. ”
4 locals recommend
Premise
“It's stylish and relaxed and the food is good. Find the Vennor Bar upstairs through the ballroom for evening cocktails.”
13 locals recommend
Bakery
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“Lovely fresh bread and cakes made on the premises. Also excellent sandwiches to take on your country walks.”
13 locals recommend
Music Venue
“Beautiful old theatre right in the heart of Bridport. They always host really interesting productions. ”
10 locals recommend
Establishment
“Serving gourmet pizza, pie and delicious local ciders, The Stable is a fantastic place to eat and drink and has been incredibly popular with locals and visitors since it opened in 2009. Highly, highly recommended! ”
10 locals recommend
Bar
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“You can catch some good bands here and have a nice meal upstairs in the beautiful panelled room overlooking Buckydoo Square.”
11 locals recommend
Cafe
“"Bridport Arts Centre is a multi-arts venue presenting a year-round programme of visual arts, theatre, dance, comedy, music, spoken word and films and screenings. Located in the heart of Bridport we serve audiences across Dorset and the South West." - Bridport Arts Centre”
8 locals recommend
Hotel
“Nice bar inside the hotel but they have a separate bar around the back called The Venner Bar. The Venner is so so amazing for cocktails with really cool interiors and delicious drinks. Open Weds-Sat from 6pm. ”
11 locals recommend
Establishment
“Nice big pool. Go to the fun sessions for kids at 2pm on weekend days. Call first to check it on.”
8 locals recommend
Museum
“Lots of history about net making which was very common in this area and shaped the streets of Bridport.”
6 locals recommend
Bar
“Very good free house. The best sports bar, but it is good at any time. Nice outdoor seating area.”
6 locals recommend
Store
“At the heart of the excellent vintage quarter. Really good selection of antiques and bric-a-brac.”
9 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Happy hippy food - fantastic for a proper fry up or dahl and chips for breakfast! Great salads for lunch, in the middle of the vintage market. Parking nearby.”
6 locals recommend