Are you looking for the best restaurants Bournemouth seafront has to offer? Come down to Bar So for fantastic food, great drinks, and an exceptional customer service. Situated just a short walk away from Bournemouth Beach, there’s no better place to have a meal by the sea.

What does our seafront restaurant have to offer?

Bar So is a contemporary restaurant and bar in the heart of Bournemouth. We offer a great dining experience to all customers, from those visiting Bournemouth for the weekend, to locals whose weekends are not complete without a night at Bar So.

Take a seat in our upstairs cocktail bar and pick your favourite dish from the Bar So food menu. In warmer months, you can sit out on our terrace and soak up the sun as you enjoy your meal. We also have an extensive drinks menu to complement your food, featuring a wide range of beers, wines, and spirits – not to mention our delicious cocktails.

What else does Bar So have to offer?

  • Atrium skylights
  • Heated patio
  • Modern decor
  • Relaxed atmosphere
  • Friendly staff


Reason for contact

01202 203050

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Why choose Bar So, Bournemouth?

One of the best things about Bar So is its unbeatable location. Being moments away from Bournemouth seafront, we are the ideal place to eat for those who love to be by the beach. Whether it’s a special birthday or a long overdue catch up with friends, our restaurant is the perfect way to celebrate any occasion.

Why not come for a bite to eat before your gig at the Bournemouth International Centre, or before you head down to the Pier to watch the fireworks? Bar So boasts a sophisticated ambience, making us the ideal location if you’re looking for something that bit more special. Whatever your existing plans may be, a trip to our seafront restaurant will always add a touch of style to the night.

Not only are we a popular Bournemouth restaurant, but we’re also known to be one of the hottest nightclubs in town. Watch as the evening draws in, the lights go down, and the real party starts at our seafront spot. Hundreds are drawn to Bar So every week by our great drinks prices and crowd-pleasing playlists. In the last year alone, we’ve had the pleasure of hosting some of the leading DJs in the business, including Joey Negro and DJ Jazzy Jeff.

Contact us

To find out more about our Bournemouth seafront restaurant, call us on 01202 203050, or send an email to If you would like to make a booking enquiry, feel free to send a message via our online contact form.