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The Willett Arms

) #13 of 76 Restaurants in Wimborne $$ - $$$ , British,
2 Oakley Hill | Oakley, Wimborne BH21 1RN, England
+44 1202 883144
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Overview
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good28%
  • Average15%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
“scallops” (14 reviews)
“sunday roast” (15 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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Value
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LOCATION
2 Oakley Hill | Oakley, Wimborne BH21 1RN, England
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1 - 10 of 437 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Early Thursday evening meal with family - easy to park, great service, extensive menu, charming modern decor, lovely tasty food, and well priced. Would definitely recommend.

Thank hunterrf
Reviewed 3 days ago

Have visited this pub a number of times over the years - closest to where the in-laws live(d). First time been to it since it was revamped and impressed with what had been done. Visited on a Friday evening & despite being busy - its...More

Thank DownsviewWallingford
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely place to eat with the family, the food was really nice and the waitress was friendly her name was Lottie

Thank Dean G
General Manager A, Manager at The Willett Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dean, we are so pleased you enjoyed your visit to The Willett Arms! Thank you so much again for your feedback! We hope you have a great day!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited this pub as part of a large group and couldn't fault it. We pre ordered our food because of the size of our party, our meals all arrived together and everyone thoroughly enjoyed their food. We were in a function room which we had...More

1  Thank Matt J
General Manager A, Manager at The Willett Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Matt J. Thank you very much for taking some time to review our business. We really appreciate your lovely feedback. Looking forward to see you soon. Kind regards Management team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The arrangements and service were amazing and the food was superb. Everyone commented on the wonderful menu and the superb quality of food. We were looked after especially well by Rui and his attendant staff. The meal was held in the newly refurbished function room,...More

Thank jennyg0wer
General Manager A, Manager at The Willett Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Jenny. Thank you very much for your lovely feedback. Looking forward to seeing you soon. Kind regards Management team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great atmosphere and good space for diners around tables, so many places are cramped. The quality of the food was good and was served around the timescale projected, service was not rushed and staff were very pleasant. Some of the dishes were served just warm...More

Thank Karen T
General Manager A, Manager at The Willett Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Karen T. Thank you very much for taking some time to review our business. We really appreciate our guests feedback. Hope to see you soon. Kind regards Management team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to the willett arms today for lunch with my friend rachel x we both ordered pork belly with scallops which i can honestly say was the best meal i have ever tasted in my 45 years x absolutely exquisite x staff were amazing too...More

Thank Kerry G
General Manager A, Manager at The Willett Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Kerry G. Really appreciate the time you have taken to review our business. Looking forward to see you soon. Kind regards Management team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We moved to Wimborne 3 years ago & were delighted with this pub at first, it suited all our needs, the good was lovely, it was local to us, there were lovely staff and it was very nicely decorated. We then had a bad experience...More

Thank Lyn B
General Manager A, Manager at The Willett Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Lyn B. Thank you very much for taking some time to review our business. Really sorry to hear your bad experience with us. We do take our guests feedback very seriously in order to keep improving for the future. Hope you can forgive us...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely lunch. Little more expensive but so much better than many places we've been including more expensive places. Nice choice menu which offers a great variation of foods. I had Gammon egg and chips. Simple I know but so many pubs get these...More

Thank herbertactially
General Manager A, Manager at The Willett Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Herbertactially, thank you so much for the positive review!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in here for a bite to eat on Monday night as I have driven past it many times and have always thought it looked quite nice. On arrival the waitress was very friendly, gave us menus and we ordered our drinks. These took quite...More

Thank L4dyC
General Manager A, Manager at The Willett Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

L4dyc, we regret to hear that you had this experience with us.

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Questions & Answers
Salli L
19 July 2017|
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Response from General Manager... A | Property representative |
Hi Salli Dogs are allowed in the bar area and outside only Hope this helps Regards James
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Karen H
13 January 2017|
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Response from bonjgb1009 | Reviewed this property |
No I dont believe there is. Plus it is closing down for refurbishment on the 5th February.
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Everyonelovescake
12 September 2016|
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Response from General Manager... A | Property representative |
Hi We do allow guide dogs in the bar area, but not in the restaurant. And we can adapt the menu for gluten free and if there isn't anything on there we can use the main menu as we have a lot of options there too Hope... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 9 - USD 33
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Oakley Hill | Oakley, Wimborne BH21 1RN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Wimborne
  • Phone Number: +44 1202 883144
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