A WEST Dorset venue has been recognised as one of the best places to eat in the area.

The Spyway Inn in Askerswell has received the Tripadvisor Traveller's Choice award for the third consecutive year.

The award programme celebrates travellers' favourite hotels, restaurants and airlines throughout the world. Winners are calculated based on the quality and quantity of the millions of reviews, opinions and ratings collected on Tripadvisor in throughout the previous year.

The owners of the Spyway Inn, Lisa and Mark Watson, said: "We're so proud to receive this award for the third year running. It means so much to us and our fabulous team.

"We can't thank our customers enough for your support and patience."