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The Chalk & Cheese

53 Dorchester Road, Maiden Newton DT2 0BD, England
+44 1300 320929
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good24%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“beef dinner” (2 reviews)
“rump steak” (2 reviews)
“pizza” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:59 - 23:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
53 Dorchester Road, Maiden Newton DT2 0BD, England
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Reviewed 12 August 2017

8 of us went to dinner at this pub the welcoming was warm and friendly, we were a little early to order but the barman said he could take it and pre order to save time there is a good selection of local ciders and...More

Thank Marky069
Reviewed 2 July 2017

We visited the Chalk and Cheese last Wednesday evening whilst staying across the road in a holiday cottage, although the pub doesn't look much from outside, it was very clean and nicely decorated and the we were welcomed in although it does seem more of...More

Thank Lynn B
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Staff were very good with my autistic son, lovely atmosphere. Food, service and drink all spot on Will visit again

Thank Graham S
Reviewed 10 June 2017

Walked to this pub as staying near by. Visited twice once for a drink in the beer garden and another time for an evening meal. The food was excellent great chips, not your usual frozen ones. The staff were very pleasant and so were the...More

Thank babyfaceManchester
Reviewed 1 June 2017

This is a decent pub, but not one that I would make a special trip to visit. It has a quite small bar - where all the tables were reserved (on a Wednesday!) - so book ahead if you want to eat inside. The gardens...More

Thank OlderGuy1956
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Good service in a country setting, basic pub food served well, dog friendly. Reasonably priced and good for food with your family.

Thank Chris P
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Really good, local pub which is also dog friendly. We have had both take-away food and sit-down food in this club, both of which are very good. The burgers and the chips are amazing, we have not tried the pizzas. My son had a rump...More

Thank Penny J
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

We visited the pub based on reviews on Trip Advisor. We were impressed that not everything in the menu came with chips and it seemed quite varied. On entering, we were surprised that the pub itself is a little run down and in need of...More

Thank akm515
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Brilliant local village pub that does superb home cooked food, have now eaten here twice and not been disappointed, food portions are more than generous, all freshly cooked to order, great kids selection, excellent value for money.

1  Thank Only1angelbrighton
Reviewed 30 January 2017

We had a lovely Sunday lunch here last Sunday my husband had a large roast beef dinner and it really was large I had a small roast chicken dinner and it was not small there was plenty of food on the plate. Both dinners were...More

Thank willow6EastOfEngland
Cno1, Manager at The Chalk & Cheese, responded to this reviewResponded 1 February 2017

Hi willow6EastOfEngland, We're happy to hear you enjoyed your Sunday roasts and that the service was good. We're sorry that you felt the chips weren't up to standard, but i'm perplexed as to how they could even remotely taste like fish as they're cooked in...More

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Sarah D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 9 - USD 16
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
11:59 - 20:00
19:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:59 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:59 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:59 - 15:00
11:59 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 53 Dorchester Road, Maiden Newton DT2 0BD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Maiden Newton
  • Phone Number: +44 1300 320929
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