Bar & Restaurant Opening Hours:
Monday- Saturday: 12pm - 11pm.
The main menu is available between 12pm - 2.30pm and 6 - 9pm. The Bar & Tapas menu is available all day, but we don't take bookings for this so just pop down.
Sunday: 12pm - 9pm.
Our Sunday Lunch Menu is available between 12 - 4pm, and Bar & Tapas menu 12-8pm. Please note, we do not take bookings for tables in the bar.
Traditional Afternoon Tea is available Monday-Saturday between 2.30pm and 4.30pm. Pre- Booking is essential.
If you would like to book a table for 8 people or more, please give us a call direct.
- Free WiFi
- Outdoor Seating
- Families and Children Welcome
- Gluten Free Available
- Buffets, Business Meetings, Functions catered for
- Awesome View
- Dogs Welcome
About The Cliff House
We are an independent restaurant, bar and rooms sitting on the cliff top in Barton on Sea, offering panoramic views of the Solent.
You can always be certain of a warm welcome and relaxed feel, our team work hard so all you need to do is sit back and unwind. Whilst we have an informal approach to make everyone feel welcome, we take our food and service very seriously. Fuss free, modern British fayre, made from scratch and delicious every time.
Our team of talented Chefs, use local, seasonal ingredients to produce a creative and contemporary menu in relaxed surroundings. The perfect accompaniment to that stunning view.
If you can drag your gaze away from the coastline, take a peek at our specials' board where the team use their passion for baking, butchery, local fish and seasonal stars, to develop some cracking dishes.
Sunday roast was amazing
Brilliant meal and made very comfortable My son enjoyed his 14th birthday We come as a family regularly here Great food and excellent service
We held our staff Christmas party here, atmosphere was very nice, the live music was brilliant. food was brilliant and quick friendly service. Many thanks
The team never disappoint! Delicious Xmas menu this time and the service was brilliant as always.
Fabulous food, view and service. Thank you for the best Sunday lunch.
lovely friendly place and lovely staff well looked after
Fabulous time with great service.
Can’t fault The Cliff House, food was delicious, staff were wonderful, lovely relaxed atmosphere, with beautiful views, what more could you ask for.
Friendly staff and nice food
We attended for lunch after my son's christening and had pre-ordered as we were a large party. We have a lovely meal and were well looked after by the waiters and staff. Everyone enjoyed the food and sea views.
We love coming to the Cliff House, only reason for the lower score on Atmosphere was due to the table we were given was very claustrophobic. However the team were excellent and moved us back to the bar. Thank you so much for doing so.
We dine with you for special occasions or just with friends or as a couple, I have never been disappointed with the food or service, the staff are friendly but nothing is too much trouble for them,would highly recommend you give them a try if you already haven't you won't be disappointed .
Last minute booking for husbands birthday. Staff were welcoming and friendly as always. Food was delicious. Couldn’t fault a thing. Absolutely perfect.
Always enjoy visits to The Cliff House.
Attentive and friendly staff. Our meal was delicious and beautifully presented. Great evening all round many thanks
As always, superb food delivered by a happy, helpful team who made us feel really welcome. Wonderful atmosphere even though it was early evening and relatively quiet.
Had a lovely afternoon tea in this fabulous restaurant. We opted for one standard and one flip flop afternoon tea with the right amount of sandwiches, cake and scones with jam and clotted cream. The staff are friendly, polite and very helpful - nothing is too much bother. The restaurant and facilities are bright, clean, welcoming and rustic with a beautiful outlook towards The Isle of White. Thank you for a wonderful afternoon and hope to return soon.
Had a lovely time as always, all 4 of us had a good meal with very good service. Don’t find the new bar area as nice as it was tho. Not cosy at all now but love the resturant.
This is our ‘local’ since our recent move to Barton on Sea and it never fails to deliver.
Staff very helpful & knowledgeable
We held a 14 person celebratory meal for my husband's Birthday in the restaurant. The food was amazing. The staff were amazing. 9 of our guests stayed overnight in the delightful rooms above and enjoyed a great breakfast in the morning. We had a wonderful time and I thoroughly recommend Cliff House as a venue for a celebration.
Love this place. Would recommend to anyone!!
Wonderful warm welcome and impeccable service attitude. My brother had an injured knee and he treated him (and us) like a precious diamond. Thank you.
Fully recommend for lunch or dinner. Great service, food, ambiance, decor. Good value.
Excellent staff. Friendly and welcoming. Atmosphere was great. Will recommend.