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The Saxon Arms

20 The Square
Stratton
Dorchester
Dorset
DT2 9WG

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The Saxon Arms

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor
  • Certificate of Excellence 2017

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
    238
  • Very Good
    103
  • Average
    27
  • Poor
    9
  • Terrible
    4

Recent Reviews:

  • Tollee
    Bridport, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Nice lunch, friendly service
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 18th April 2018
    Lovely lunch at the Saxon Arms meeting up with a friend. It seems that during the week they do a smaller appetite menu which was just right for lunch. I’ll definitely bear this in mind for the... Read full review
  • Stuart B
    Dorset, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Fantastic food
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 15th April 2018
    First visit to the Saxon Arms after being recommended by friends. Food was amazing and service excellent. Would definitely return. Read full review
  • Bon444
    Dorchester, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Good food, great staff and efficient service.
    4 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 7th April 2018
    We hadn’t booked and all the tables appeared to be reserved but a very helpful member of staff soon set another table for us and took our order promptly. Service was quick and the member of staff... Read full review

Map & Directions

Facilities

Key Features

  • In countryside

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

Children & Infants

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

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking - free

Catering

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

Payment Methods

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

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

Travel & Trade

  • Wi-fi available

Opening Times

Lunch (1 January 2018 - 31 December 2018)
DayTimes
Monday - Thursday11:00 - 14:30*
Friday - Saturday11:00 - 23:00*
Sunday12:00 - 23:00*
Dinner (1 January 2018 - 31 December 2018)
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, 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).

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