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The Guildhall Tavern

15 Market Street, Poole BH15 1NB, England
+44 1202 671717
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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good9%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“crepe suzette” (14 reviews)
“scallops” (79 reviews)
17:30 - 22:00All hours
French, Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
15 Market Street, Poole BH15 1NB, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Fantastic welcome AS ALWAYS! Excellent food! Great, great service! It does not get much better than this!!!!

Thank 19Simon58
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely hidden gem of a restaurant in the old part of town but away from the tourists. Very friendly, attentive and knowledgeable French staff and excellent fresh cuisine. Delightful courtyard.

Thank Shaun C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dropped in for lunch and sat in the courtyard. It was a pleasant day and suited to an outside table. The staff were very welcoming and friendly. We chose across the a la carte and lunch specials. The Seabream was delicious followed by an excellent...More

Thank ccws50
Reviewed 1 week ago

My girlfriend and I went to Poole for half a day yesterday. We wanted to have a seafood lunch so looked up some reviews on Tripadvisor and other websites. We settled on this restaurant, and we are so glad we did! We booked a table...More

Thank O Z
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had to wait in Poole for 3 hours one evening. Came across this fabulous French restaurant on the eve of Bastille Day. Super friendly, very French and delicious food. A real gem. Will definitely be back with the Mrs. Cannot recommend it more.

Thank thec0mmander
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dining with friends at this delightfully well appointed restaurant myself and my wife could not decide our on mains choice . There was a selection of specials . We asked the proprietor for his recommendation and he suggested the Hake which we both enjoy. Unfortunately...More

Thank Luckyjpq
severine1poole, Owner at The Guildhall Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi, Sorry to read your review, but we don't have prawn cocktail on the menu, neither Hake!?

Reviewed 1 week ago

I love this restaurant. I have been several times and never had a bad meal or bad service. The food is amazing and the staff friendly.

1  Thank viviennepatriciar
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent food, great hospitality, good value for money, cannot fault our experience there, cannot wait to go back again, throughly recommend a visit there.

1  Thank missysarahbrown1965
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I booked for 10 people and we were given a lovely private room upstairs. The service from start to finish was superb as was the food. Some of the nicest fish i've had. Everyone enjoyed their meals with so much to choose from. Without being...More

1  Thank Robert M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I rarely write reviews but Guildhall Tavern in Poole was truly superb..we are lucky to be able to eat in many places Worldwide and Guildhall was top notch by any standards...we were treated as if we were regulars...my wife's food intolerances were treated as "normal"..and...More

1  Thank Donray1
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22 June 2017|
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Response from 657Rob | Reviewed this property |
Including wine for two courses about £50 a head
12 April 2017|
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Response from Kristoffer L | Reviewed this property |
Disabled blue badge holders can park directly outside and others can use a car park three Minutes walk away.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 39 - USD 49
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Market Street, Poole BH15 1NB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Poole
  • Phone Number: +44 1202 671717
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