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The Thimble Inn

14 High Street
Piddlehinton
Dorchester
Dorset
DT2 7TD

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The Thimble Inn

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor
  • Certificate of Excellence 2018

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
  • Excellent
    263
  • Very Good
    136
  • Average
    43
  • Poor
    28
  • Terrible
    14

Recent Reviews:

  • alexh13650
    Aberdeen, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Very good!
    4 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 14th June 2018
    The best thing about this place is their menu: I could more than happily eat most of their dishes and I found it very hard to choose what to have. The quality of the food ended up being just as good... Read full review
  • DCMoore2012
    Sherborne, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Dinner for 8 (4 couples) on Saturday evening was superb in every respect.
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 10th June 2018
    The evening started well with our two cars being easily parked in the large car park behind the Thimble Inn. The menu was excellent with many options. Several of our number had the sea bass, one had... Read full review
  • GJX
    Wareham, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Friends birthday
    3 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 5th June 2018
    Lovely pub, location, staff. Lovely food but overpriced & small portions on starters as mains. Drinks expensive too Read full review

Awards

  • Regional and MiscellaneousDorset Tourism Awards 2015 Bronze Dorset Tourism Awards 2015 Bronze 2015

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Follow the the B3143 from Dorchester for 5 miles.

Facilities

Key Features

  • In countryside

Accessibility

  • All areas accessible to disabled visitors
  • Guide dogs permitted
  • Toilets for disabled visitors

Children & Infants

  • Accept children all ages
  • Baby changing facilities
  • Children's menu
  • Highchair

Parking & Transport

  • Car parking - On-site
  • On site parking

Catering

  • Bar
  • Cater for vegetarians
  • Licensed
  • Serve evening meal
  • Serve lunch

Payment Methods

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

Establishment Features

  • Al Fresco Dining
  • Available for wedding receptions
  • Cater for groups - (with prior notice)
  • Chef
  • Dog Friendly
  • Dogs Accepted
  • Event venue
  • Exclusive hire of restaurant
  • Garden/patio for guests' use
  • Groups accepted
  • Licenced for alcohol
  • Number of covers - 80
  • Number of people seated - 80
  • Number of people standing - 30
  • 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 - Friday11:30 - 15:00*
Saturday - Sunday11:30 - 23:00*
Dinner (1 January 2018 - 31 December 2018)
DayTimes
Monday - Friday17:30 - 23:00*
Saturday - Sunday11:30 - 23:00*
Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

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