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Le Petit Canard

Dorchester Road, Maiden Newton DT2 0BE, England
+44 1300 320536
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good9%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lemon tart” (4 reviews)
“scallops” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, European
$$ - $$$
Dorchester Road, Maiden Newton DT2 0BE, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Dinner at this beautiful little restaurant was a surprise birthday present from my sister and brother-in-law. The restaurant is small but beautifully formed! It is run by the husband and wife team: Gerry (the chef) and Cathy (front-of-house) Craig who serve up excellent dishes created...More

Thank Joy G
Reviewed 16 March 2018

I can't recommend this restaurant enough. We booked a table of 8 for my birthday meal early Jan. The food was delicious, the service fantastic and the atmosphere was very warm and welcoming. We will be booking in again soon to try the much talked...More

1  Thank mmoorey
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Visited as a family. Food was promptly served and was excellent. Reasonably priced, with good selection on menu

2  Thank AubreyP695
Reviewed 20 November 2017

Had an exceptional meal here last Friday evening. Everything was cooked to perfection with an excellent choice of menu. Wish this little restaurant was located in our village.... Will look forward to coming back here next year.

1  Thank trishbowyer
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Outstanding ingredients, very well cooked, without the theatre and showiness that are so irritating in a lot of very good restaurants at the moment. Very good in its region.

2  Thank HHJCarter
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Great restaurant! Must definitely visit this Dorset gem! We thoroughly enjoyed our scallops and Dorset crab starters. The fillet steak was beautiful and the venıson was very tender. All finished off wıth chocolate mousse torte and lemon tart wıth lemon curd ıce cream. Recommended to...More

2  Thank Mustafa B
Reviewed 24 September 2017

Just had one of the most enjoyable meals ever. Great ingredients, cooked and served to an excellent standard. We had fillet steak and venison followed by black currant sorbet and summer pudding. Very enjoyable and is highly recommended.

Thank MaxCMB
Reviewed 30 July 2017

The food was lovely and I would say good value. The atmosphere was a bit quiet with only one other party in the small restaurant, and as the background music was very quiet, which of course is better than it being too loud, but perhaps...More

Thank David A
Reviewed 25 July 2017

We were booked in here for a special birthday celebration by the hosts of our B&B. They had been warned about our daughter's food allergies and really went to extraordinary lengths to adapt their menu to her needs. Normally her choices are limited to one...More

1  Thank AndrewG710
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Super food, wonderful service, fantastic ambiance, so want to go back. Had a fabulous evening, staff very friendly and so much more. You have to visit for the experience..

Thank Sue H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$33 - US$49
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dorchester Road, Maiden Newton DT2 0BE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Maiden Newton
  • Phone Number: +44 1300 320536
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