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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
    269
  • Very Good
    144
  • Average
    47
  • Poor
    31
  • Terrible
    15

Recent Reviews:

  • Robert W
    Dorset, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Pensioners Outing
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 18th August 2018
    We went to the Thimble Inn for lunch on a club outing. The first impression was that the place looked a little tired. I don't know what I was expecting by the term Gastropub. Never the less it is a... Read full review
  • globespotter82
    Munich, Germany
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Great find
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 17th August 2018
    Great food, excellent staff and an ideal location. Food all round was great, flavours are simple yet bursting with flavour, prices are good and what you’d expect from a pub, previous comments about... Read full review
  • Pengor
    Dunstable, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Quaint old pub.
    3 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 16th August 2018
    This pub seems to be very popular and booking is essential. If you do not book you may be able to get a small table in the bar area which is rather cramped. There is a large car park and an average... 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

Accessibility

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

Catering

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

Children & Infants

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

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

Key Features

  • In countryside

Parking & Transport

  • Car parking - On-site
  • On site parking

Payment Methods

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

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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