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The Old Thatch

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285 Wimborne Road West, Wimborne BH21 7NW, England
+44 1202 877192
11:00 - 22:30
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Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon - Wed 11:00 - 22:30
Thu - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Reading, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Really lovley looking country pub, but food was not great unfortunately, real shame as the thatch could be oerfect

Thank dean h
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was our first visit here, my partner and I took his mother here for mothers day. the staff were very very nice and helpful, to a point that the owner helped my partners mother to get her food from the carvery. the food was excellent , and we will deffinately be visiting here again in the future. all round... More 

Thank mandythomas600
Christchurch, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Mothers day meal busy but well organised, fresh carvery with excellent carrots, had almond cherry pie and a toffee dessert

Thank Stevie G
Pulborough, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My husband and I decided to try The Old Thatch due to it's traditional menu, good reviews and country cottage feel. We were so happy we did as we had a fantastic experience. The food was great, we had a lovely table with plenty of space around it, the staff were superb and the owner Carol was extremely welcoming and... More 

2 Thank hols0000
Level Contributor
5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very friendly staff, landlady was very welcoming, food was lovely 13 of us and everyone was v pleased, there's pies are big plentiful and full of meat, I had mussles in garlic butter & they were divine!

1 Thank Louisa T
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

very friendly, welcoming pub. Food was perfectly cooked and all staff wonderful and helpful even though they were very busy. so good we just booked our wedding reception there.

1 Thank Tena F
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

10 members of my family enjoyed a lovely meal to celebrate my mum and dad's 70th wedding anniversary. The staff went out of their way to help make this a very special occasion for them and for us all.

1 Thank Kemish1
Belvedere, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food and atmosphere was superb ,quality food at reasonable prices The staff were attentive friendly an cheerful .The pub is located on a main road set back from the road in daylight it's easy to find but at night you can drive past it .Don't miss it other wise you will regret it.My self and my wife visited the... More 

1 Thank mchilds2017
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent Sunday carvery and cheap. Very friendly pub within walking distance from B&B.and lovely atmosphere

1 Thank Maria H
Wimborne, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We haven't been for a few years and booked for a family meal. There were seven of and we oredered a variety of meals such as sandwiches, smal appetites and carvery. It was ensured all meals came at the same time giving those that were having carvery a five minute notice before the other meals were ready. The staff were... More 

1 Thank Clair C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 285 Wimborne Road West, Wimborne BH21 7NW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Wimborne
  • Phone Number: +44 1202 877192

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