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The Black Bear Inn

Type:Pub/Inn

High Street
WOOL
Dorset
BH20 6BP

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The Black Bear Inn

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor
  • Certificate of Excellence 2018

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Excellent
    218
  • Very Good
    109
  • Average
    38
  • Poor
    5
  • Terrible
    7

Recent Reviews:

  • George L
    London, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    Good food and beers
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 17th November 2018
    This is my favourite pub to visit for a meal when I am staying in the area. Always sure of a warm welcome by the friendly staff. The food is home cooked and very good and there is a good choice of... Read full review
  • happyholidayer30
    Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    tasty above average portions and very reasonable prices
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 24th November 2018
    Good menu selection Had the very large salmon with new potatoes and garden peas. Ham egg and chips. The honey/almond ice cream is absolutely delicious. We did share as it is a large and filling... Read full review
  • charlottesmit
    Warrington, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 24th November 2018
    Went to this pub all of the nights we stayed in wool as the food was thàt nice and good portion. The staff are all friendly and helpful and nothing was to much trouble. Thank you Melanie we will be... Read full review

Awards

  • Regional and MiscellaneousFood Hygiene Rating - 5 Food Hygiene Rating - 5 2017
  • Regional and MiscellaneousEast Dorset Camra Autumn Pub of the Season East Dorset Camra Autumn Pub of the Season 2016
  • Regional and MiscellaneousEast Dorset Camra Pub of the Year 2016 East Dorset Camra Pub of the Year 2016 2016

Map & Directions

Public Transport Directions

The nearest railway station is Wool (on the London Waterloo to Weymouth line).

Bus numbers 15, 30, X54 and X55 travel to Wool Railway Station. The 15 bus operates on school days only. The X54 and X55 operate daily from 15 April until 22 September 2018. The 30 bus operates from 24 June until 15 September 2018.

To plan your journey contact Traveline on 0871 200 2233 or visit their website: www.travelinesw.com to look up bus timetables. From 1st January 2018, calls cost 12p per minute plus your phone company's access charge.

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Guide dogs permitted

Catering

  • Bar
  • Cater for vegetarians
  • Licensed
  • Serve afternoon tea
  • Serve evening meal
  • Serve lunch
  • Take away service

Children & Infants

  • Accept children all ages
  • Children's menu
  • Highchair

Establishment Features

  • Al Fresco Dining
  • Booking required
  • Chef
  • Coach drop-off point
  • Groups accepted - booking essential
  • Licenced for alcohol
  • Number of people seated - 32
  • Number of people standing - 99
  • Open All Year
  • Pets accepted - Dogs on lead welcome.
  • Real log/coal fires - Wood burner

Key Features

  • In countryside - village location

Parking & Transport

  • Off site parking
  • On site parking

Payment Methods

  • Maestro accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Solo accepted
  • Visa accepted

Travel & Trade

  • Wi-fi available

Opening Times

Open Christmas
Open New Year
2019 Opening (1 January 2019 - 31 December 2019)
DayTimes
Monday - Thursday10:30 - 23:00*
Friday - Saturday10:30 - 23:59*
Sunday10:30 - 22:30*
Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

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