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The Swan Inn

Market Place, Sturminster Newton DT10 1AR, England
+44 1258 268150
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good24%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“banoffee pie” (3 reviews)
“pate” (2 reviews)
“burger” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub
$$ - $$$
Market Place, Sturminster Newton DT10 1AR, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had one lunch and one evening meal at The Swan and stayed for the pub quiz afterwards. Food and service good. Steak was cooked perfectly and I can recommend the little man burger which is huge! Hubby enjoyed the fish and chips. Pub quiz...More

Thank 316dawns
Reviewed 15 October 2018

Have eaten here before, but not stayed overnight. Our room was most comfortable and reasonably priced. Four of us had dinner, all had different dishes, and all were excellent, served by very friendly and efficient staff.

Thank APDC2014
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Having moved to Sturminster 11 months ago we have eaten in the Swan many times and sampled most of the menu but never tried the Sunday Roast until today .. 2 courses for £14 saw a full plate of well cooked roast beef, Yorkshire pudding...More

Thank Stephen S
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

We stayed in Sturminster Newton on our holiday. We visited this pub every afternoon for a drink after walking our dog. And also had a couple of lovely meals in the evening. Everyone was very friendly. And if was a bonus for us we could...More

Thank Tracey V
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Greeted warmly, great explanation of do's and dont's, escorted to room, had only room facing own car park, all other rooms face main street and can be noisy come closing time. MIND YOUR HEAD we were told as we entered room, actually no problem, was...More

Thank Howard B
Reviewed 23 September 2018

This is a marvellous building, with it’s own car park at the back, which was a great help in a busy little town. Wheelchair access was very good and so was the food. The kind service was especially appreciated by us, and the chef adapted...More

Thank B F
Reviewed 17 September 2018

Popped in for a quick meal. The front bar isn't very appetising , however the barmaid was very friendly and suggested the rear dining area as less busy. It was fine, the service was quite quick and the food very tasty pub grub.

Thank John G
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Good customer service during stay, I had a double.. room 3...which was very clean and very well appointed..great power shower...bed not very comfortable tho with no give at all ..room faces the main street ..curtains need to be thicker to cut street lamp light down..I...More

Thank johnbrown440
Reviewed 20 August 2018

We enjoyed a lovely family meal here - the staff were so friendly and despite looking like they were short staffed - we experienced fast and efficient service with a smile! Our dog was made welcome and we enjoyed delicious food and huge portions. A...More

Thank Sharon H
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Cosy original pub atmosphere. We were lucky to stay when live folk band played. Food was great. Room was large, clean comfortable and well stocked with everything we needed. Bottles of water in the room always impress me when I stay anywhere as I always...More

Thank ciara10
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Market Place, Sturminster Newton DT10 1AR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Sturminster Newton
  • Phone Number: +44 1258 268150
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