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The Castle Inn Restaurant

Main Road, West Lulworth BH20 5RN, England
+44 1929 400311
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good31%
  • Average22%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“garlic bread” (8 reviews)
“chip butty” (10 reviews)
“salmon” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Main Road, West Lulworth BH20 5RN, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Popped in for lunch after a mornings walking and was not particularly impressed. Its a bit dull and gloomy and I found it all a bit claustrophobic. No sandwiches were on offer but there were very expensive burgers at £!2 each if you included cheese....More

Thank Choofie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Recommended, new manager Graham made our party of 4 very welcome for a late Sunday lunch. Good menu and meals produced quickly and professionally. Excellent range of drinks Visited Sunday 30 September 2017

Thank Keith D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited the first night after it reopened after a refurbish. There was a choice of two beers and two ciders, the food menu was also quite limited. When the food arrived it wasn't too bad, but the chap who brought it was wearing baggy...More

Thank Michael H
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Visited here several times during our stay, incredibly friendly staff and very helpful, child friendly too. The garden is well worth the climb but you cannot eat up there. The food is good but not amazing could do with a couple more chicken dishes. As...More

Thank lejones2016
Reviewed 12 September 2017

this is your typical english pub type food offering, lots on the menu, and all the usual suspects, chilli, fish and chips etc, i ate here and sat outside on a nice sunny day, it did the job nicely, been reading the other comments, not...More

Reviewed 5 September 2017

I ordered a steak and ale pie which tasted of curry! I was told that they put cumin in it to make it tasty. I was offered an alternative so chose the chicken pie instead, but this was little better, with dry meat in a...More

Thank chris g
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

We sat outside one after for a drink, and also ate dinner one evening. They cooked some fantastic home made chips and of good value. If your eating or drinking in the pub there was parking available for free. A nice traditional old style pub,...More

Thank LMorris90
Reviewed 1 September 2017

Stopped here after Durdle Door visit just to settle down. Wonderful place to have a beer in their out back gardens. Large selection of beers and ciders.

Thank CherylHoffman
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

We stopped for lunch on our way home... Looked beautiful and there were interesting menu options but quite extensive (£9 for baked potato with cheese and beans) for arrived and was not great standard. My husbands fish and chips were actually very poor... Tasteless peas,...More

Thank KTmalmesbury
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Had a meal one afternoon with hubby whilst staying up the road at a nearby b+b. We placed order at the bar and you pay on ordering and sit where you like. We went through to the main seating area and sat down. I just...More

Thank Happywanderer442
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Road, West Lulworth BH20 5RN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  West Lulworth
  • Phone Number: +44 1929 400311
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