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Fiddleford Inn

Fiddleford, Sturminster Newton DT10 2BX, England
+44 1258 472886
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible14%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Fiddleford, Sturminster Newton DT10 2BX, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for 3 nights. Warm welcome on arrival. Really spacious and comfy room. The toiletries were a lovely touch. Had a good range of gin, wine and beer (you can tell what we drank!). Food good and reasonably priced. Breakfast excellent. Owners and staff...More

Thank kirstymartin1971
Jan B, Manager at Fiddleford Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks Kirsty so pleased you enjoyed your stay hope to see you again soon kind regards Jan x

Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Went in felt very unwelcome the landlady is not the most welcoming need to work on this ... will nor return

5  Thank scooterboy69
Reviewed 19 August 2018

This pub is in a perfect location for a mid-walk drink/meal, in a beautiful area of the countryside where walks are abundant, but that is where the positives end. on entering the pub my friend and I were met with distain as if our custom...More

22  Thank _tonybliss
Reviewed 16 August 2018

We stayed at the Fiddleford Inn for three nights whilst visiting Dorset. The bedroom was large, spotless with lovely soft bedding and the bathroom had a great shower. We ate here on two evenings. The food was good, hot and plenty of it. Breakfast was...More

1  Thank Tina29Redditch_Worcs
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

We chose this eatery more out of location than reviews. We were so glad we did. The meals were simple but perfectly cooked and well presented. Staff were attentive without being annoying. Great pub grub

Thank Victoria B
Reviewed 24 July 2018

Booked in with family and others in adjacent rooms for a 3 night stay. The room was large, comfortable and clean. However, no cleaning took place whilst we were there and during the 3 days rubbish had accumulated in our room which was left to...More

3  Thank JackM1259
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Didn't like the food and atmosphere was uncomfortable. There weren't many people there, the bar had only locals and you new you weren't welcome. Sorry.

4  Thank Luboo C
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

We stayed in the Fiddleford Inn to visit the Tank Festival in Bovington. As soon as we arrived we were made to feel very welcome. We were shown to our room which was very clean, very spacious and with refreshments and were also offered an...More

1  Thank SamDixon1973
Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

We were a group of 8 walkers. Parked cars in spacious car park then enjoyed 4.2 mile walk but booked lunch first. Nice welcome at lunchtime and food served very swiftly. My home made steak and kidney pie was absolutely delicious ; one of the...More

1  Thank BarryinSomerset
Reviewed 1 June 2018

I had a really unfriendly welcome from the landlord - I don't think he even said hello. No basic manners, such as 'thank you' when I handed over the money - just grunts which suggested I was an inconvenience. Sitting in the garden was nice...More

8  Thank NcjohnsonSomerset
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I have screen shoted the post and have wrote a review with it on so they can see . Absolutely discrase of a place
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 13 - USD 56
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 6:30 pm
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fiddleford, Sturminster Newton DT10 2BX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Sturminster Newton
  • Phone Number: +44 1258 472886
  • E-mail
We provide homemade & traditional pub food
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