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The Chetnole Inn

) #1 of 1 Restaurants in Chetnole $$ - $$$ , British,
Chetnole, Sherborne DT9 6NU, England
+44 1935 872337
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Chetnole, Sherborne DT9 6NU, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here for dinner whilst staying in the area based on Trip Advisor reviews we had read and we were really pleased that we did! We arrived around 20 minutes before dinner service started but the staff seated us with menus anyway and bought...More

Thank Sian W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Title says it all, the food is really good, and it is a quintessentially English village pub experience. Opposite a lovely church, to look out on has a calming atmosphere, but warm and chatty too. We return fairly often knowing we will always enjoy a...More

1  Thank Purplefreesia
Reviewed 11 July 2017

As closest pub its only fault is difficulty getting a table at short notice as it is popular wider than the immediate locality. There is a good Specials Board as well as a reliable varied menu. I like the Prawn Marie Rose Baguette which comes...More

1  Thank Beverley H
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Pleasant village pub in picturesque Dorset.Both had homemade steak pie.Very tender meat with good selection of vegetables on the side

1  Thank ctw626
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Booked a table for lunch though it was quiet when we arrived. Given a warm welcome by the landlord and when asked about the cider on offer was offered a sample before ordering. Good choice of ales and cider. Extensive wine list at reasonable cost....More

1  Thank clara c
Reviewed 18 May 2017

I booked for a family meal with relatives coming from Hampshire and no one was disappointed. The menu was limited, which was a pleasure to see giving us all confidence in good quality cooked food being served to us. The 5 of us had various...More

1  Thank Sue H
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Busy Sunday lunchtime . Great atmosphere. Big family get together to mark a string of birthdays. They did well. And the roasts were very good. Great beers as well.

1  Thank Mike B
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

On our way home we needed lunch. Fortunately there's a brown sign on the A37 directing us to a 'knife and fork' which turned out to be the Chetnole Inn. What a great place! Proper old and beamed but great 'modern' menu. Not pub food....More

1  Thank Jonny W
Reviewed 14 April 2017

The Chetnole Inn is a small pub in a quiet village, that served us with great food over a very enjoyable three night stay. Even though the menu wasn't that long, I still left wishing I'd had another evening to try more dishes. Local ingredients,...More

1  Thank Ben S
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

This is a great pub with a chef who obviously understands good food. A good sign is a relatively short menu but all the ingredients were top notch and really well cooked. So few pubs reach this standard of simple quality with excellent ingredients. We're...More

1  Thank wessant
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 27
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chetnole, Sherborne DT9 6NU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Sherborne  >  Chetnole
  • Phone Number: +44 1935 872337
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The chetnole is a country inn boasting a good range of real ales. we have a lunchtime snack menu for a quick light lunch as well as our full menu if you wish to treat yourselves. Our menu is complimented by a wide selection of wines. We have a lovely beer garden for those nice sunny days and log burners for the cold winter nights.
Your four legged friends are welcome in our snug bar where they will find buscuits and a water bowl.
Children are more than welcome and can eat off there own menu or smaller portions of some of the main dishes can be arranged.
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