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The Smuggler's Inn

Weymouth, Osmington Mills DT3 6HF, England
+44 1305 833125
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good30%
  • Average16%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible7%
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Open Now
11:00 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Weymouth, Osmington Mills DT3 6HF, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We walked past this pub whilst walking the SW Coastal Path and thought it looked inviting so after our walk we headed back here for an enjoyable and tasty meal. We were a party of 6 and despite having to wait in the lobby for...More

Thank WidleyTraveller
Reviewed 1 week ago

We popped in here after an autumn walk on a Friday lunchtime. At that this time of year we were anticipating it being really quiet but there was still a fair hum in the place. Beer was good. Food was good - and didn't take...More

Thank Mark C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We walked from Lulworth Cove to this pub and of course saw amazing scenery along the way! The pub itself is tricked out for large crowds, with plenty of indoor and outdoor seating. The server was friendly and offered a tasting of 4 local beers...More

Thank yygrrl
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited with my husband and son on a weekday evening. Food was great, especially the puddings, best puddings I’ve had in ages, had to try a bit of everyone else’s to check! Staff were friendly and helpful. Nice to see dogs were allowed, so many...More

Thank Darren P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Last time I went we waited 2 and a half hours and walked out. But I did promise to re-review on a another visit. It wasn't very busy and only waited 15 minutes which was fine for all of our meals. Great interior and friendly...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dropped in for lunch staff not very helpful table a little messy but overall not bad food was acceptable but again not too impressed would visit again but would not make a special journey

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a wonderfully quaint and charming pub. We ate here on a cold November evening. You can choose to sit in the restaurant and receive table service or sit in the pub and go to the bar – it is the same menu for...More

Thank PandoraPistis
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I live in Jersey but travel to the UK regularly to visit my mother. We both love the Smugglers so it is an essential for both of us when we go out for lunch or dinner. The Smugglers is set in the most wonderful area...More

Thank seb1954
Hall W, Manager at The Smuggler's Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to post such a wonderful review on Trip Advisor. We are so pleased we delivered great hospitality and we look forward to seeing you soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went with family (6) for evening meal during October half-tem... Quite busy but service was slow, some foods(tuna pasta) advertised we were told were not available , then they were but when it came it was not cooked. By this time we gave up complaining.The...More

Thank Rodders104
Hall W, Manager at The Smuggler's Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We really appreciate your feedback; thank you for taking the trouble to post your review. We have taken your comments on board and do hope you will visit us again.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just got back from a 3 night stay at the Smugglers Inn. The room we had was comfortable and had plenty of space for us and the dog. The bed was comfortable and plenty of hot water for showers etc. Lots of tea and coffee...More

Thank Neil T
Hall W, Manager at The Smuggler's Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We really appreciate your feedback; thank you for taking the trouble to post your review. We have taken your comments on board and do hope you will visit us again.

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2 July 2016|
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Response from Debbie L | Reviewed this property |
Probably best to check with restaurant but my friend was gluten intolerant & they were very helpful with menu suggestions & were accommodating with substuting items not liked.
Carol C
12 June 2016|
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Response from christopher o | Reviewed this property |
yes seems to be dog friendy and ive no problem with that as long as they done wander around when trying to eat and i do love food there service may be a bit slow
Tina C
24 June 2015|
Response from Hall W | Property representative |
Hi Tina, As we can not guarantee 100% gluten free due to gluten being handled in our kitchen area, there is a slight chance of cross-contamination. However we do label all of our dishes with no gluten containing ingredients... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Weymouth, Osmington Mills DT3 6HF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Osmington Mills
  • Phone Number: +44 1305 833125
Opening Time: Monday to Saturday. 11am-11pm Sunday. 1130am-1030pm Food Service Times: Monday to Sunday. 12-9pm Dogs are welcome in the entire restaurant.
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