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The Brewers Arms Pub

Burnside | Martinstown, Dorchester DT2 9LB, England
+44 1305 889361
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good24%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Burnside | Martinstown, Dorchester DT2 9LB, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a lovely meal here, pre-booked a table for 9, 6 adults 3 children, such a lovely atmosphere, nothing was too much and the food was really good, after dessert we played cards at the table whilst drinking tea, my husband and daughter found...More

1  Thank Sheryl-lynne L
Ben C, Owner at The Brewers Arms Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you! Glad you enjoyed your time with us!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Table for 9 people, we all had our food at the same time, piping hot. The roast dinner was lovely, with a wide range of veg. My husband had the now famous steak and Stilton pie and was not disappointed! The children had their own...More

Thank Kittycor80
Ben C, Owner at The Brewers Arms Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are so pleased you had a good afternoon guys! Thanks again!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This pub is brilliantly dog friendly. The staff gave ours treats, so she wants to go again! Great food, lovely staff and nice outdoors area if the sun comes out. We were lucky on our first visit and got the last table in the bar...More

1  Thank barbwNewbury
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely evening meal with my other half and our 3 year old. Staff were very welcoming and friendly, as well as the other local patrons. Food and drinks were very good and quickly served. Well recommended.

Thank Adam W
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

My friend and I came here for lunch with our old friend David, a local resident. Upon entering one immediately feels the warmth and welcoming ambience amidst a really well designed and pleasing interior. We were introduced to the charming landlord/proprietor with whom I enjoyed...More

Thank PutneySW
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Friendly bar staff who immediately made us feel welcome. There was a fire burning and a cosy atmosphere. The food we ordered was delicious. Plenty of choice too.

1  Thank Ros C
Reviewed 15 February 2018

We went here today , in the cold and wet, but was met with a very warm welcome,.the food was lovely ,a very good choice of vegetarian dishes, it was lovely and hot and you could tell it was fresh, the girls who waited table,...More

2  Thank Gillian H
Reviewed 12 February 2018

As we don't live very far away we are surprised that it has taken us so long to find this fantastic place. On arrival we were greeted with a friendly welcome and all the staff were genuinely friendly and helpful. The menu is well planned...More

1  Thank Linda N
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

We have enjoyed the shared ploughmans lunch many times both with the previous and current hosts. Generous portions, friendly service and with a perfect pint of Tribute was pretty much perfect. Good to choose from real ales from the barrel. Then we went with friends...More

1  Thank David T
Reviewed 1 February 2018

Have been to "The Brewers" several times over the years and have only once been disappointed some time ago.Yesterday the pub was quiet when we arrived but filled up during our stay. The welcome was most friendly the service was slow but gave me time...More

1  Thank dorsetwalker_13
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Tony B
30 November 2017|
Response from Leanne C | Property representative |
It certainly is - we shall have the fire burning away for your arrival and a small treat for the dog when you arrive - please make sure that you book though - its getting very busy with Christmas fast approaching.
Joyce L
12 January 2017|
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Response from rickjs | Reviewed this property |
There is no charge for a dog staying with you
15 June 2016|
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Response from ep2008 | Reviewed this property |
The owners are very friendly and even if this is not something they necessarily "do" I am sure they would be happy to sort something out for you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 13 - USD 22
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Burnside | Martinstown, Dorchester DT2 9LB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Dorchester
  • Phone Number: +44 1305 889361
  • E-mail
Traditional country pub with large car park in the beautiful village of Martinstown just outside Dorchester. Homemade, locally sourced food, real ales and dog friendly. Two fully ensuite spacious Bed and Breakfast rooms - one with wheelchair access and wet room. Quiz Nights, Curry Nights, Sunday Roasts and weekly food specials.
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