Seventh Wave Café & Restaurant at Durlston

📍Durlston Country Park, Lighthouse Road, Swanage BH19 2JL

Stop for a coffee and cake, light bite or family meal at Durlston Country Park’s Seventh Wave Café & Restaurant.

Set inside Durlston Castle, with panoramic views out to sea and toward Swanage, Old Harry Rocks and the Isle of Wight, Seventh Wave is a family-friendly and airy space with a welcoming atmosphere.

Food is freshly-prepared using locally-produced ingredients where possible.

You can check out Seventh Wave’s menus online:

  • Indoor & outdoor seating
  • Breakfast, snacks, cakes & lunches
  • Takeaway available (hot drinks, ice cream & snacks only)
  • Gluten-free, vegan & vegetarian options available
  • Fully-licensed
  • Accessible (step-free access to restaurant & terrace seating, plus wheelchair-accessible toilets)
  • Blue Light & carers’ discount available
  • Dog-friendly

Opening hours

  • Monday – Friday: 9:30am – 5pm
  • Saturday – Sunday: 9.30am – 5pm
  • Breakfast: 9:30am – 11.15am
  • Lunch: 12pm – 3.30pm
  • Evenings: During summer school holidays only


Inside tables can be booked by calling: 01929 421111

  • Group bookings accepted: Up to 10 people during the day (24-hour pre-order required)
  • Private hire available: Evening only, from 6pm, for groups of 20 – 50 people

Events at Seventh Wave Café