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The Duke of Wellington

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East Street, Wareham, England
+44 1929 553015
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Didcot, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here for a pint and meal. Food was nice, ale was fantastic. We have not visited this part of Dorset before so was unsure of the places to visit. Michelle our barmaid/ waitress was happy to go that extra mile to explain the places to visit and we were not disappointed,this part of Dorset is beautiful and we will... More 

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Weymouth, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Traditional British pub, good atmosphere, friendly staff, particularly Catherine who always greets you with a warm smile and conversation. Only disappointing factor is the menu which previously included a number of daily fish and meat dishes.

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Thank Tonybrucelove
Crick, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Found this place fairly hostile,certainly not family friendly in the evening. Food uninspiring,shall not return

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Thank John M
Wareham, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Our party of 4 booked a Good Friday meal and whilst none of us are of any religious-persuasion, we all decided to have fish which was absolutely brilliant. Chef, Simon did us and his fine reputation proud and was extremely helpful in putting together a great meze for one of us combining cod, Cornish sardines and prawns which was truly... More 

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Croydon, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Had spent the day at the Swanage Railway for their Strictly Bulleid event and then had a great meal here before our long trip home.

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Thank tonybulleid2017
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

I visit this lovely pub frequently and wanted to say how much my family,friends and I enjoy their Sunday roasts,such good value , and welcoming service every time we come along !

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Thank Sylvie M
Brighton, United Kingdom
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126 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Was here a year ago and the pub has now changed hands. Whilst it is still a great place to go and have a drink and everyone is really friendly, sadly the food is no longer fantastic. Two of us ordered the jacket potatoes with tuna and cheese and were bitterly disappointed. The potatoes were small, not hot and mine... More 

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Thank bandit7
Poole, United Kingdom
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134 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017

nice friendly pub, very good selection of ales , only complaint , the ale i chose was far too cold , have had this problem in here b 4 , sort your cellar ! as an expert of ale , cool NOT cold

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Thank Martin H
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 March 2017

This is one of the most pleasant pubs I've visited. The service, the selection of traditional ales, the food, the friendly locals, the open fire and the great atmosphere. A great old fashioned pub. As a visitor to the area we were made very welcome, probably why we have returned year on year over the last 4 years. The food... More 

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Thank Phil W
Gravesend Kent
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126 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Love pub and feels very traditional. Nice log fire. Welcoming staff. Didn't feel child friendly though. Good selection of ales. Seemed a locals pub.

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: East Street, Wareham, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Wareham
  • Phone Number: +44 1929 553015
Description
public house with restaurant

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?