Cafes and Tea Rooms | A visitor's & Local's Guide

Coffee and cake

The village and surrounding area offers a wide range of cafes and tea rooms offering hot drinks, snacks, sandwiches, panini's, afternoon tea, ice cream and more! Many of the restaurants and pubs also offer morning coffee and cake so be sure to check them out too!

Saltwater is a friendly cafe just 50 yards from the village centre in the direction of Keyhaven. Check out their facebook page below for updates and specials!

SO41 0QE | 01590 643518 | Facebook

Polly's Pantry

Polly's Pantry is a traditional tea room in the heart of Milford on Sea.  Offering tea and cakes, sandwiches and other lunch time snacks including the delicious New Forest Ice Cream!

SO41 0QD | 01590 645558

Serving delicious coffee, Hurst On The Hill offers modern, fresh, seasonal food to sit in or take out and is open from 9am seven-days-a-week for a leisurely breakfast or to grab something quick on the go.

4 Church Hill, Milford on Sea, SO41 0QH | 01590 643837 |

Muffins Galore! is a delightful tea room set within the beautiful Braxton Gardens on the outskirts of Milford on Sea.  The tea room is vegetarian, vegan & gluten free friendly. There is a little corner with a few toys for children to play with.  Dogs welcome.  The Gardens & Tea Rooms are open all year round (including most Bank Holidays) from 10am to 4.30pm Tuesday to Saturday and 10.30am to 4.30pm Sunday. (Opening times can vary in the winter so check their website).

SO41 0TX | 01590 643633 | &

The Needles Eye

The Needles Eye Cafe is conveniently located between the two beach front car parks at the top of Sea Road and is only a 10 minute walk from the village centre.  The cafe has supurb views over the Solent towards the Needles and the Isle of Wight and is just a stones throw from the beach.  With indoor and outdoor seating you can enjoy your coffee whatever the weather!  They have an extensive menu from Full English Breakfasts to sandwiches and jacket potatoes.  Adjacent to the cafe is a children's play area, making it the perfect family stop off!

SO41 0PY | 01590 642458