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The Saxon Arms

Type:Pub/Inn

20 The Square
Stratton
Dorchester
Dorset
DT2 9WG

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The Saxon Arms

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
  • Certificate of Excellence 2019
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Excellent
    282
  • Very Good
    113
  • Average
    37
  • Poor
    13
  • Terrible
    8

Recent Reviews:

  • meddlington
    Crawley, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Best place we have eaten in
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 8th May 2019
    Following nearly a week on our walking holiday in Dorset this is by far the best place we have visited for a delicious pub lunch. Friendly staff, great beer and absolutely delicious food with a... Read full review
  • 78PaddyC
    Cape Town, South Africa
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Great find
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 11th May 2019
    We were looking for somewhere to eat on a Sunday evening and were very fortunate to come across this great pub. It is excellently priced for the quality of the food, with a great selection of real... Read full review
  • Roebuckhunter
    Chichester, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Disappointed family meal
    2 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 16th May 2019
    We’ve eaten at the Saxon arms a few times and generally it’s fairly quick service with typical pub grub and some nice options on the specials however this time was completely different, the staff... 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).

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