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The Giant Inn

) #1 of 3 Restaurants in Cerne Abbas $$ - $$$ , British,
24 Long Street, Cerne Abbas DT2 7JF, England
+44 1300 341441
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
6 days ago
“Excellent lunch!”
3 weeks ago
“Sunday lunch ”
Open Now
18:00 - 23:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
24 Long Street, Cerne Abbas DT2 7JF, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Visited today with another couple for lunch. I'm so glad they recommended The Giant as we hadn't tried it since it changed hands. Three of us had a meal from the Specials Board - haddock loin with lemon cream sauce, served with courgettes, greens, green...More

1  Thank birdyjude
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a very tasty lunch here today. Husband had the roast beef. Tender beef, perfect roasties (and he is a roast spud expert!). I had a very tasty beef bourguignon with potato dauphinoise. Both served with 5 different veggies. Would highly recommend and plan to...More

1  Thank Bridget P
Reviewed 16 May 2017

We love Cerne Abbas, and always visit the Giant Inn when in the village. The well presented food is superb, including excellent gluten free options. The attractive bar has an open fire making it very cosy and characterful during the Winter months, plus the benefit...More

3  Thank MSJP16
Reviewed 6 May 2017

We travelled here to visit the pub opposite only to find it was closed. We spotted the Giant Inn and decided to give it a try. The greek mezze was nice but the ham was like plastic. The curry was ok, lacking a little in...More

Thank devinelisette
Reviewed 18 April 2017

My husband and myself visited here in March and on the recommendation of some locals ate here for lunch. We were not disappointed, the menu is short but there was a good choice and I do believe that all the food is genuinely home cooked....More

1  Thank Chris09g
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

In the centre of the village of Cerne Abbas a short walk from the giant lies The Giant Inn. Lovely pub serving good food in a well maintained pub. We booked a big table and everything was ready for when we arrived, high chairs included....More

1  Thank TomGuppy
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Another brilliant meal, thank you, food and service was excellent as always. Love the new additions to the menu.

1  Thank jmmilward
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Welcoming pub with a delicious menu. With two toddlers and a dog in tow we were made welcome and enjoyed a delicious meal. Kids were given a Easter sweetie goodie bag which was a lovely touch too.

1  Thank Karlie37
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Every time we come back we are amazed at the delicious, well priced, ample sized portions this little pub in the middle of Cerne Abbas produce to make us want to come back again to try something else on the menu. This time a new...More

1  Thank Susie T
Reviewed 1 April 2017

There were 6 of us, so we had a variety of dishes all of which seemed generously sized, well presented and good value. My duck starter was absolutely gorgeous! I was particularly grateful for the staff's kindness in making sure that my meal was gluten...More

1  Thank karen A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 Long Street, Cerne Abbas DT2 7JF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Cerne Abbas
  • Phone Number: +44 1300 341441
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