To provide you with the best experience, cookies are used on this site. Find out more here.

Allow cookies

Follow Visit Dorset

Welcome to the Itinerary Planner. Use this tool to build your own journey or choose from an exciting range of specially selected tours.

To build your own Itinerary, click Add to Excursion to add an item to your Itinerary basket.

  • Change Language

The Saxon Arms

Type:Pub/Inn

20 The Square
Stratton
Dorchester
Dorset
DT2 9WG

Add The Saxon Arms to your Itinerary

Close window

Call direct on:

Telephone:01305 260020

The Saxon Arms

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
    269
  • Very Good
    108
  • Average
    36
  • Poor
    10
  • Terrible
    8

Recent Reviews:

  • pilki634
    Yeovil, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Very disappointed
    1 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 1st January 2019
    We thought we would try this place for a family get together, service was good and atmosphere was nice but the ham egg and chips lunch was very pure and expensive for very thin cut ham a scattering... Read full review
  • Jack D
    Dorchester, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    New Years Eve
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 1st January 2019
    12 of us spent New Years Eve in this pub. The food was out of this world amazing. I had a wonderful pigeon breast starter and cod loin wrapped in prosciutto for my main. As it was New Year’s Eve we... Read full review
  • AntiqKazz
    Somerset
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    The Customer is Wrong
    1 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 5th January 2019
    The food looks lovely and know people who rave about this pub. There was confusion about our order and the manager (not the landlady because this lady did not have 30 years experience) shouted at our... Read full review

Map & Directions

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Additional lighting available for guests with visual impairments
  • All areas accessible to disabled visitors
  • Designated parking provided for guests with disabilities
  • Disability awareness training for all personnel
  • Guide dogs permitted
  • Ramp to main entrance
  • Toilets for disabled visitors

Catering

  • Bar
  • Cater for vegetarians
  • Catering service
  • Licensed
  • Locally sourced produce
  • Serve evening meal
  • Serve lunch
  • Special dietary requirements catered for

Children & Infants

  • Accept children (Minimum age)
  • Baby changing facilities
  • Children's menu
  • Highchair

Establishment Features

  • Al Fresco Dining
  • Booking required
  • Chef
  • Exclusive hire of restaurant
  • Garden/patio for guests' use
  • Groups accepted
  • Licenced for alcohol
  • Live Music
  • Number of covers - 80
  • Number of people seated - 80
  • Number of people standing - 100
  • Open All Year
  • Pets accepted
  • Real log/coal fires

Key Features

  • In countryside

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking - free

Payment Methods

  • Delta accepted
  • Euros accepted
  • Maestro accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Solo accepted
  • Visa accepted

Travel & Trade

  • Wi-fi available

Opening Times

Lunch (1 January 2019 - 31 December 2019)
DayTimes
Monday - Thursday11:00 - 14:30*
Friday - Saturday11:00 - 23:00*
Sunday12:00 - 23:00*
Dinner (1 January 2019 - 31 December 2019)
DayTimes
Monday - Thursday17:30 - 23:00*
Friday - Saturday11:00 - 23:00*
Sunday12:00 - 23:00*

* Food served between 11.30am - 2.15pm and 6pm - 9pm Mon to Thur
Food served between 11.30am - 9.30pm Fri and Sat
Food served between 12 noon - 8.30pm Sun

Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

Related

The Greyhound Inn, West DorsetThe Greyhound Inn offers a pub, restaurant and six bed and breakfast rooms in the heart of Sydling St Nicholas. This beautiful village is surrounded by countryside and history, with friendly locals and welcoming staff awaiting your visit.

The Kings Arms at StoboroughThe Kings Arms, WarehamThe Kings Arms is a historic inn set at the gateway to the Isle of Purbeck and an inn has stood at this site for 400 years. Today, this beautiful thatched building serves pub food in a tempting mix of modern and traditional dishes.

The Kings Arms, FerndownThe Kings Arms Longham is a very popular inn offering excellent food (winner of the Dorset Dining Pub of the Year 2012).

What's Nearby

  1. The Keep Military Museum

    The Keep is the Military Museum of Devon and Dorset. Housed in an extraordinary...

    2.93 miles away
  2. 1610 Dorchester Sports Centre

    The new £8 million centre provides the local community with a first-class swimming and...

    2.96 miles away
  3. The Tutankhamun Exhibition

    The world's greatest discovery of Ancient Treasure - Tutankhamun's tomb, treasures and...

    3.06 miles away
  1. Shire Hall Historic Courthouse Museum

    Executed for arson. Transported for asking for fair pay. Given six months hard labour for...

    3.07 miles away
  2. Dorset County Museum

    This award-winning museum showcases 135million years of Dorset’s fascinating history. ...

    3.11 miles away
  3. The Dinosaur Museum

    Fossils, skeletons, life-size dinosaur reconstructions plus hands-on and multimedia...

    3.26 miles away
  4. The Teddy Bear Museum

    This museum, devoted to the wonderful world of the teddy bear, contains a wealth of bears...

    3.32 miles away
  5. Brewery Square

    Brewery Square is a vibrant and stylish regeneration in the heart of Dorchester which...

    3.33 miles away
  6. Badger Watch Dorset

    From our hides, thrill at the sight of badgers emerging from their setts and foraging for...

    7.15 miles away
  7. Henley Hillbillies

    Quad Biking (8yrs +) and shooting activities (12yrs+) - Thrills on the hills of Dorset!

    7.22 miles away
  8. Athelhampton House and Gardens

    Athelhampton House & Gardens is one of the finest English manor houses, with beautiful...

    7.4 miles away
  9. Weymouth Sea Life Adventure Park

    SEA LIFE Adventure Park takes you on an adventure below the ocean. New for 2018: Europe's...

    8.28 miles away
  10. Sandworld Sculpture Park

    If you love the sand sculptures on the beach, you will absolutely love SandWorld. A...

    8.31 miles away
  11. Bennetts Water Gardens

    Eight acres of gardens. Outstanding displays of water lilies in summer. Monet style...

    8.64 miles away
  12. Jurassic Skyline

    Located in Weymouth on the edge of the Jurassic Coast, a UNESCO World Heritage site,...

    9.39 miles away
  13. Nothe Fort

    Award winning visitor attraction offering low cost entry & great value come rain or shine...

    9.55 miles away
Previous Next

Search What's Nearby

Product Type
Proximity
Within miles

Follow Visit Dorset