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.
My first visit to The Cliff House. Friendly, helpful staff, delicious food and fabulous setting.
Welcome and service brilliant as always, always made so welcome, dogs just the same, just love the relaxed but very professional atmosphere here, food always good too, they never let us down
We made a same day booking for my Wife's birthday and we weren't disappointed. The food tasted amazing, very well presented, great atmosphere, location and the service was exceptional. Great value for money when you consider the quality of food. We'll certainly be coming back.
This was a first time visit for me and my partner. We visited for our 5 year anniversary. We have visited the area for the last 5 years as my partners nan has a holiday flat near by that we love yo visit. We thoroughly enjoyed our meal the food was delicious. We dont normally have 3 courses but as we liked a dish on each bit off the menu we went for it and was certainly value for money.
Great meal, staff perfect, food very good and served on time.
Always a wonderful time! Love it here!
Quiet monday night expected though . Very good food all gorgeous no complaints at all from the 4 of us . Service was excellent and I would definitely go again, and reccomend to others.
Another exceptional Sunday Lunch. Thank You!
Great setting, fabulous food, lovely atmosphere, only small gripe kids meals were delayed, New waiter error. Didn't dampen the experience, helped make our birthday guests day special will be back.
Great way to spend a Sunday afternoon!
Very friendly, accommodating and competent staff. Service was very good. Unfortunately weren’t aware of/showed the [excellent] specials menu until we ordered puddings. Food was delicious but some portions were a little small and perhaps a prompt to consider ordering carbohydrates when ordering some dishes would have been helpful. Overall a very enjoyable and pleasant meal. Thank you.
Despite the dreadful weather, we had a wonderful time celebrating my husband’s birthday with a lovely lunch. :)
- Service - Absolutely excellent - Atmosphere - Cosy, relaxed, great - Wine - Really good choices available - what we had was lovely and at just the right temperature About what you'd expect to pay - Food - Some if v good, some of it more good than great. Overall loved our visit and felt extremely well looked after. We'll be back.
Have dined here many times and have never been dissapointed, it was my husbands birthday and our daughters joined us as they've many times before and agreed that everything was 5*. We were even lucky enough to have no rain and sunshine. See you again soon.
Good was ok but not brilliant. Service was attentive.
Another great meal, thank you!
Delicious food from the sea. Great atmosphere with a lovely team of young attentive staff members. Plus the added bonus of fabulous live music in a prime location.
We've eaten at this restaurant on several occasions and have never had a bad experience. Food, service, atmosphere and views are brilliant.
superb food and service 110 per cent
Wonderful lunch at the Cliff House. Food was superb, as ever, and service, fast, efficient and friendly. Would thoroughly recommend eating there!
Had a really good time and will definitely be back. The celebratory dessert boards were a very nice touch indeed. Great views and plenty of parking too.
Fabulous venue, Fabulous food and Fabulous service! We will be back :)
A lovely evening for my Mum's 80th birthday! James and the team were brilliant at looking after us and the food was amazing (as usual)and considering there were 16 of us all went without a hitch! All our guests had a great time and really enjoyed the evening-thank you !