Eat out to help out in Swanage and Corfe Castle

From today, to boost restaurants, cafes and pubs that have lost business due to the coronavirus pandemic, the government is offering to pay 50 percent of the bill up to a maximum of £10 per diner.

The Eat Out to Help Out scheme is available at participating establishments every Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday between Monday 3rd and Monday 31st August 2020.


La Trattoria in the High Street in Swanage

Do not need a voucher to use this scheme

Diners do not need a voucher to use this scheme and they can use it at the same time as other offers and discounts. There is no minimum spend, but a discount cannot be claimed on alcoholic drinks or service charges.

The discount will be automatically applied to a diner’s bill and then the establishments will claim the money back from the government.

Sign hanging outside Bliss Restaurant

Bliss Restaurant in Kings Road East in Swanage

Those most notably missing from the list

Not all restaurants, cafes and pubs in the area have signed up to the scheme. Among those most notably missing from the list include Love Cake, Java Independent Coffee House, The Square and Compass at Worth Matravers, Scott Arms at Kingston and the Pig on the Beach in Studland.

Further afield, lots of the big chains are taking part including Burger King, McDonalds, KFC, Nando’s and Pizza Hut.

These are the places in Swanage and Corfe that have signed up to the scheme so far and are currently listed on the government’s website:

Exterior of Salt Pig Too

The Salt Pig Too in Station Road in Swanage


Chococo Swanage
21c, Commercial Road, BH19 1DF

The Salt Pig Too
7a, Station Road, BH19 1AB

Bliss Restaurant
10-12, Kings Road East, BH19 1ES

Smugglers Cove Cafe
2, Institute road, dorset, bh19 1by

Swanage Pizza
36 High Street, BH19 2NU

Deja Brew
27 Station Road, BH19 1AD

Harry Ramsdens, Swanage
2-6, Station Road, BH19 1AE

Tawny’s Wine Bar
52 High Street, BH19 2NX

The Cornish Bakery
1 Institute Road, BH19 1BT

Wimpy Swanage
5 Institute Road, BH19 1BT

Swanage Conservative Club
27 Kings Road West, BH19 1HE

The White Swan
31 The Square, High Street, Dorset, BH19 2LJ

The Ship
23a, High Street, BH19 2LR

La Trattoria
12 High Street, BH19 2NT

Sea Breeze
Fishermans Catch, Shore Road, BH19 1LA

The White Horse Inn Swanage
11 High Street, BH19 2LP

The High Street Cafe
3 High Street, BH19 2LN

1859 Pier Cafe & Bistro
The Pier, BH19 2AW

Swanage Sailing Club
Buck Shore, BH19 2AW

The Pier Head
The Pier Head, Lower High Street, Dorset, BH19 2FH

Crows Nest Out
11 Ulwell Road, BH19 1LE

The Crows Nest Inn Swanage
11 Ulwell Road, BH19 1LE

Swanage Bay View
Panorama Road, BH19 2QS

The Grand Hotel, Swanage
12 Burlington Road, Dorset, BH19 1LU

The Office Cafe
Unit 1 Anvil Centre,Prospect Business, Prospect Way, BH19 1EJ

The Kings Arms
27 High Street, Langton Matravers, BH19 3HA

Isle of Purbeck Golf Club
Corfe Road, Studland, BH19 3AB

The Fox pub

The Fox Inn in Corfe Castle

Corfe Castle

The Pink Goat
5 West Street, Corfe Castle, BH20 5HA

The Fox Inn
8 West Street, Corfe Castle, BH20 5HD

Corfe Castle Model Village
The Square, Corfe Castle, BH20 5EZ

Grenville Young
The Square, Corfe Castle, BH20 5EZ

Greyhound Inn
The Square, Corfe Castle, BH20 5EZ

Mortons Manor
45 East Street, Corfe Castle, BH20 5EE

Bankes Arms Hotel
23 East Street, Corfe Castle, BH20 5ED

The Castle Inn
63 East Street, Corfe Castle, BH20 5EE

The Halfway Inn
Norden, Corfe Castle, BH20 5DU

To search for places taking part, enter a postcode on the government’s Eat Out to Help Out website

Eat Out to Help Out website

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