RestaurantsDorsetBeaminsterDT8

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Formerly, The Bridge House Hotel, this 13th century restaurant-with-rooms (and a secret walled garden) has been taken over by Chris Staines (ex-Foliage) and Silvana Bandini (ex-The Pig hotels); small plates or meals use Dorset produce to realise a globally wandering menu. Supper clubs and 'foodie breaks' are also on the menu.

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Summary

£64
  £££
3
Good
2
Average
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“So lucky to have such a venue locally!” Formerly, The Bridge House Hotel, this 13th century restaurant-with-rooms (and a secret walled garden) was taken over by Chris Staines (ex-Foliage) and Silvana Bandini (ex-The Pig hotels) in early 2018 and it’s a spot that’s “particularly delightful in summer with its large outside area and conservatory”. Dorset produce is used to realise a high quality, eclectic menu of small plates – “delicious”, but the experience is sometimes let down by “staff lacking training”.

Summary

£64
  £££
3
Good
2
Average
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“So lucky to have such a venue locally!” Formerly, The Bridge House Hotel, this 13th century restaurant-with-rooms (and a secret walled garden) was taken over by Chris Staines (ex-Foliage) and Silvana Bandini (ex-The Pig hotels) in early 2018 and it’s a spot that’s “particularly delightful in summer with its large outside area and conservatory”. Dorset produce is used to realise a high quality, eclectic menu of small plates – “delicious”, but the experience is sometimes let down by “staff lacking training”.

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Highchair,Menu
No dress code

The Ollerod Restaurant Diner Reviews

Reviews of The Ollerod Restaurant in DT8, Beaminster by users of Hardens.com. Also see the editors review of The Ollerod restaurant.
J R P
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Reviewed 5 months, 1 day ago

"INSERT INTO diary (date,User_ID,line_no,SID,Tag,Location,County,F,S,A,C) values ('21-04-17 06:09:00','100733','0','RO20250','The Ollerod','Beaminster','','5','4','5','Since my earlier comments(\"we are so lucky..\"etc), Ollerod has gone from strength to strength. Now just re-opened (12/04/21)with lots of comfortable outside space, the menu is even more interesting -well presented ,tasty items. the wine list continues to have a wide selection of very well chosen bottles -see for example Jordan\'s Chameleon 2018 Sauvignon and Jordan\'s Merlot. Earlier comments about the staff are now certainly misplaced-guided by Silvana\'s expert and charming oversight. We had Lunch there on 15/04/21 and it continues to demonstrate a very high standard in all departments for us so fortunate locals.')"

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J R P
Since my earlier comments("we are so lucky....
Reviewed 5 months, 1 day ago

"Since my earlier comments("we are so lucky.."etc), Ollerod has gone from strength to strength. Now just re-opened (12/04/21)with lots of comfortable outside space, the menu is even more interesting -well presented ,tasty items. the wine list continues to have a wide selection of very well chosen bottles -see for example Jordan's Chameleon 2018 Sauvignon and Jordan's Merlot. Earlier comments about the staff are now certainly misplaced-guided by Silvana's expert and charming oversight. We had Lunch there on 15/04/21 and it continues to demonstrate a very high standard in all departments for us so fortunate locals."

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Prices

Traditional European menu

Starter Main Veggies Pudding
£9.50 £23.00 £4.00 £7.50
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £23.00
Filter Coffee £2.50
Extras  
Service 10.00%
3 Prout Hill, Beaminster, DT8 3AY
Opening hours
Monday6 pm‑8 pm
Tuesday6 pm‑8 pm
Wednesday
Thursday6 pm‑8 pm
Friday12 pm‑3 pm, 6 pm‑9 pm
Saturday12 pm‑3 pm, 6 pm‑9 pm
Sunday12 pm‑3 pm, 6 pm‑9 pm

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