Discover Dorset’s Hidden Gem for a wholesome tearoom experience! Enjoy breakfast until 11:15 am, savour our scrumptious Afternoon Tea from 2:30 pm, indulge in our homemade cakes baked daily, and treat yourself to our famous Sunday roast.


We invite you to join us for coffee, tea cake, cream teas, high teas or lunch. Book your High Tea by calling us on 01305 814470 (High teas available from 14:30pm and that a 24 hours notice is required. 50% deposit required).

Welcome to Upwey Wishing Well, Water Gardens and Tea Rooms in Upwey, Weymouth! We invite you to visit our tearoom and beautiful ornamental gardens.

Whether you are looking for a light bite for lunch, a three-course meal, afternoon tea or a Sunday Roast your day out wouldn’t be complete without a visit to the Upwey Wishing Well and Tearooms.

We offer a traditional afternoon tea for those looking for something extra special. A cake stand brimming with traditional finger sandwiches, delicious cake and fresh scones, giving you a quintessentially English treat you won’t forget.

With a large dining area, and our beautiful sub tropical water gardens and the Wishing Well its self the Upwey Wishing Well, Water Gardens and Tearooms is the perfect venue for a range of special occasions.

Parking at church car park – When church not in use, Road parking, best to travel together as small village.



Upwey Wishing Well’s food is hand made by our highly skilled chefs. Unique deserts, Fresh afternoon teas & much more.

Upwey Wishing Well, Water Gardens and Tea Rooms are open daily serving freshly ground coffee, light bites, lunches and afternoon tea.  We offer a daily specials board and are fully licensed.  We use fresh, locally sourced ingredients wherever possible and our wide range of delicious cakes, scones and desserts are freshly baked on the premises daily.

Enjoy a traditional high tea, cream tea or freshly ground coffee and a cake, or indulge in a glass of wine or local West Dorset Cider.  Sunday lunch is served throughout the year, with all the trimmings and a selection of wines.  Booking is essential for high tea and Sunday lunch. High teas available from 14:30pm and that a 24 hours notice is required.


Soak up the love and well wishes amidst our stunning landscapes

Our Tea House overlooks the impressive subtropical gardens and is a stunning wedding venue for your celebrations. The restaurant offers all weather flexibility with inside or outside options for your wedding celebration suitable for up to 80 guests inside and 80 outside in the garden. This can include a marquee, an outside bar amidst natural ponds, walkways and oudoor food stations hidden in magical spots.

We are licensed to host music inside the venue and also have access to an incredibly quirky wonderful school hall adjacent to the venue, which can further host an additional 100 guests.

Our creative and dedicated team has designed wedding menus with produce sourced from local suppliers and farmers within a 20-mile radius of the location. At the Wishing Well we are delighted to offer fixed price packages with no hidden extras, allowing you to plan and budget your wedding without the fear of any financial surprises. The stunning location and peaceful gardens within picturesque Dorset countryside offers a unique and versatile blank canvas for your wedding theme and wedding photography. We have the facility to offer buffets, hog roast, BBQs and paellas combined with traditional garden picnics. Our food is all homemade including cakes, breads, puddings and scones. You can hold your civil ceremony in our stunning and spectacular gardens and The Wishing well is conveniently located close to St Nicholas church should you prefer a church ceremony. The 13th century parish church of Upwey is beautiful venue for your Dorset wedding ceremony. Any wedding celebration at the Wishing Well as a backdrop for your wedding photography will make your wedding day truly memorable! We have just launched our Gin and High Tea wedding packages, please enquire about them when you call.


What all our wonderful customer have to say about us!

Fiona Hoad
Fiona Hoad
Beautiful tea room and gardens. Delicious freshly cooked meals and cakes. Cheerful staff, and the added bonus of being dog friendly too. Fabulous place to visit.
glenn storey
glenn storey
Great place worth a visit
Sophie Wilkinson
Sophie Wilkinson
Lovely unique cosy cafe with a brilliant menu and friendly staff
Nola Smith
Nola Smith
Delicious food with exceptional service and care. Staff are remarkable and the atmosphere is always welcoming. Started a new Christmas Eve tradition today with my mum. So scrummy! Thank you. Cake slice was as big as the meal itself - thank you! Highly Recommend ❤️
Always good, any time of the year and no matter how busy they are.
Jane M
Jane M
Exceptional food and friendly, efficient service.


Have any questions? please feel free to give us a call on the
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Wishing Well Cottage
161 Church Street


Opening times
Monday - 10am - 4pm
Tuesday - 10am - 4pm
Wednesday - 10am - 4pm
Thursday - 10am - 4pm
Friday - 10am - 4pm
Saturday - 10am - 5pm
Sunday - 10am - 5pm