The Cruel Sea

Poole, Dorset


Phone: 01202736362
Email: [email protected]

Opening Hours

Monday: 18:00 to 22:00
Tuesday: 18:00 to 22:00
Wednesday: 18:00 to 22:00
Thursday: 18:00 to 22:00
Friday: 18:00 to 22:00
Saturday: 18:00 to 22:00


The Cruel Sea bar and kitchen in Penn Hill, Poole

Penn Hill's best kept secret....... The Cruel Sea is an atmospheric bistro bar specialising in locally caught, sustainable fish and shellfish. Best known for our award winning Poole oysters we are a must for any seafood lover. Owned by local fisherman Peter Miles, all of our produce is sourced as locally as possible and our menu changes regularly in keeping with the season. Enjoy champagne and oysters at the bar, or take a seat in the restaurant area to share some Tapas or full A la Carte menu. General Manager Katie and Head Chef Chris have created a unique and relaxed dining experience.... Opening Hours: Dinner: Monday-Saturday 18.00-Late All Day Sunday. Private Hire: Available for business and social needs.


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5 Bankes Chambers, Penn Hill Avenue,
BH14 9NB Poole
Poole, Dorset

Transport Tips

There is a public car park just a few minutes walk from the restaurant. At the Penn Hill cross roads turn into Canford Cliffs Road. Then turn left into Penn Hill Car Park. Charges apply 8.00am-6.00pm Monday-Saturday from 6.00pm it is free parking. Sunday it is 50p all day from 8am-6pm. Then free from 6.00pm.