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The Castle Inn Restaurant

) #5 of 9 Restaurants in West Lulworth $$ - $$$ , British,
Main Road, West Lulworth BH20 5RN, England
+44 1929 400311
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good31%
  • Average21%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (8 reviews)
“garlic bread” (8 reviews)
“chip butty” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Main Road, West Lulworth BH20 5RN, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been visiting the Castle for many years and the actual pub has not changed one bit. What it slightly lacks in cleanliness and decor it makes up for in great pub grub, huge portions and good value ciders and ales. Staff are lovely;...More

Thank SCH3170
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had dinner , and throughout dinner we we were all trying to identify what was lacking from the pub- we thought it was potentially characterless, I think this was because the pub was crowded, food appeared and that was the last you would see...More

Thank CiderMike
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Super pub food. Service was great. Portions were enormous. A lot of local beer and cider on tap. It was very god friendly. Worth a stop if you're in the area.

Thank Simon B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped here for a meal and drinks after flying in to Bristol from Boston and driving south for 2+ hours from Bristol. As we were staying in the area, a couple of drinks with our meal were worth it. The meals were typical Pub...More

2  Thank Walter M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped off on our way through to Durdle Door, greeted by a friendly staff member and ordered some cider and food. Watched the sandwich being made which was fine but then the staff member placed the order to the side and left it for 15...More

Thank Sue P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very pretty thatched roof exterior. The mains were very generous and reasonably priced. The staff was friendly. You have to order food from the bar, but that is ok because it was quick service.

Thank 177Hardish
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have been staying in Lulworth every year since 1971 & adore the place. (my father was stationed there in the 60's). My husband, sister & daughter along with our 2 scotties stayed there in 2015. Fantastic dog friendly Inn, all dogs catered for and...More

Thank kerrance33
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A proper pub with proper food and proper ales and a veritable feast of ciders. A great place with a good atmosphere. One word of warning, if you are not a dog lover or cannot cope with them this is not the place for you....More

Thank holtimes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, service and surroundings. Large portions, yet managed to sample the dessert menu, we will definitely be back.

Thank Bueno B
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

We planned to stop off for a lunch, the first seats we took had a strong toilet smell so we moved nearer the bar. As this did not bode well, we decided to just order a starter to see what the food was like. The...More

Thank MoretonBoy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Road, West Lulworth BH20 5RN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  West Lulworth
  • Phone Number: +44 1929 400311
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