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The Old Thatch

) #3 of 77 Restaurants in Wimborne $$ - $$$ , British,
285 Wimborne Road West, Wimborne BH21 7NW, England
+44 1202 877192
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“faggots” (9 reviews)
“steak” (28 reviews)
“chilli” (10 reviews)
Opens in 9 min
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
285 Wimborne Road West, Wimborne BH21 7NW, England
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1 - 10 of 529 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Our friends were visiting from Wales and this restaurant was equidistant from our home and their camp site and had good reviews so booked up. It was super busy for a Tuesday night but we had lots to catch up on so although there was...More

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

There you go the clue is in the title. The food was not anything special here. I had venison which was quite nasty and very tough in a party of 9 none of the meals looked fantastic but all were eaten. Staff are brilliant and...More

Thank Pete D
Reviewed 5 days ago

Came here for dinner after reading that it was a great place to eat. The staff are really friendly and should be praised for that, but the food is below average. Hubby ordered the prawns in filo pastry (£7.75) which were okay but really just...More

Thank august01
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Came here with a large group of friends and had a lovely Sunday Roast! The food was excellent quality! They accommodated the kids very well and they also allow dogs which is nice! We will definitely go back!

1  Thank Richardkatie
Reviewed 6 days ago

We had a good friendly welcome in this characterful pub but the service was slow and disorganised . My partner had the mussels which was not hot enough and the sauce a little bland . I had the chicken pie and vegetables which was hot...More

Thank gillday76
Reviewed 1 week ago

The meal was very nice but it was my second choice. First choice not available. My company wanted a pint of Guinness, couldn't get one. Staff were quite good, could have been a little more friendly. Prices in my opinion were expensive for quality served,...More

Thank Bob W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have been here many times for either a meal or a coffee stop after walking the dogs with friends....they are very dog friendly! Have never had a bad meal here. The staff are lovely and very friendly. There can be a bit of a wait...More

1  Thank amandabascombe
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This pub is very close to the industrial estate where I used to work and we have our monthly department meal here. It is clean and staff are friendly and helpful. Food is ok but not exciting, cheap and cheerful. Ideal for a quick stop...More

Thank Yi Z
Reviewed 1 week ago

nice and friendly B&B tuck off the main road and friendly staff, excellent breakfast and nice rooms in the out building around the back,

Thank davidmj22210
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came here to celebrate our wedding anniversary. Have driven past it many times but it always looked a little tired however we decided to take a chance. So glad we did, the staff were very friendly and couldn't do enough for us. The portions...More

Thank Sarah M
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Rosemary P
8 July 2017|
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Response from 559joanie | Reviewed this property |
Outside eating area but didnt see any childrens areas
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 285 Wimborne Road West, Wimborne BH21 7NW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Wimborne
  • Phone Number: +44 1202 877192
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