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Rancho Steak Restaurant

D26a Dolphin Quays | Poole Quay, Poole BH15 1HH, England
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible9%
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“ribs” (93 reviews)
“steak” (230 reviews)
“salad” (29 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
D26a Dolphin Quays | Poole Quay, Poole BH15 1HH, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We were served fairly promptly. It appeared no one person was assigned to any table so we had 4 different servers. Food was really good and full of flavour. No one came to check that out food was ok etc. We had to sign someone...More

Thank BearHugs2014
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and Partner came for our anniversary, had been planning to come for a while so we were really looking forward to it. The staff were really friendly, however the food was ok. My partner had the mixed grill which was a good size but...More

Thank Lucy F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent staff and owner. Pleasent surroundings but can I say the steak was just amazing had natchos to start best ever. Had trio of steaks they were lush best steaks we have had asked for mustard but never used it as did not want to...More

Thank Hoodie2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice Ribs, nice atmosphere, staff are nice and friendly, restaurant is warm clean and well presented, the burgers are good as well, especially the one with blue cheese.

Thank ianmacuk1959
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I came here twice in the time I was working in Poole, the food was well cooked and tasted delicious. Good cuts of meat and we'll seasoned. Only thing is the place could do with a bit of freshening up, bathrooms were a bit dirty.

Thank Daniel T
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Would like to say BIG thank you for lovely dinner. We enjoyed our food. Steaks were perfect cooked. Shamal - for you extra THANK you. You made our evening!!!! He looked after us so good. We do remember him from Bournemouth Rancho. So he always...More

Thank Natalija J
Reviewed 10 February 2018

We really enjoyed a nice meal together. There was no rush but the service was attentive. Steaks were excellent, sticky toffee pudding a little disappointing. Overall happy to recommend and we will visit again.

Thank LizJohnR
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Went here recently for a meal with family. This is the first time we have eaten here and unfortunately it didn't leave a good impression We arrived first and they had no record of our booking even though it had been booked before Christmas. Fortunately...More

Thank Dave W
Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

Ranchos in Bournemouth is so much better we went to the Poole one and it’s run down and old and has an cold atmosphere! Staffed looked scruffy and as if they wasn’t bothered about being there! And the chefs! One kept poping out for a...More

Thank ben2678
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

Had dinner here with a group of 8 friends. We were initially disappointed to see they charge a 10% gratuity on tables of 7 or more. No need as service charge should be earned not presumed. As it happened the service was quite slow. Food...More

Thank Adam W
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18 October 2017|
Response from clairer1965 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do and they are good too, if you go on their web site they will have a full list xx
Roger T
27 January 2016|
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Response from Jill O | Reviewed this property |
Yes, but you will have to find it on the ground level, then there is 1 minute or so walk to the restaurant, if it is working? I guess any local can tell you where you get access, enjoy the meal if you make it
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: D26a Dolphin Quays | Poole Quay, Poole BH15 1HH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Poole
  • Phone Number: 01-20-20-68-20-20
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