survey result

Summary

£51
   ££
3
Good
4
Very Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“A friendly and welcoming atmosphere” marks out this thatched fifteenth-century gastroboozer, where the “high-quality fresh local produce” (but also more adventurous sourcing, including from Paris’s famous Rungis market) leads to some “interesting variations on the traditional style”.

Summary

£50
   ££
3
Good
4
Very Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

A thatched fifteenth century pub with “lovely landlords”, a “great ambience” and ambitious (for these parts) grub, sourced everywhere from a local rare-breed cattle farm to Rungis market in Paris.

Summary

£50
   ££
3
Good
4
Very Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

A thatched fifteenth century pub with “lovely landlords”, a “great ambience” and ambitious (for these parts) grub, sourced everywhere from a local rare-breed cattle farm to Rungis market in Paris.

Summary

£50
   ££
3
Good
4
Very Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“We’re so lucky to have a pub this good in the area”, agree regulars at this thatched 15th-century boozer “in an idyllic village”, whose kitchen uses fish from Brixham and St Mawes, rare-breed Lowlines cattle from a nearby farm, and produce from Rungis market in Paris. “OK it’s pub food, but far better than average in this part of the world”.

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Restaurant details

Menu
Yes
No dress code
55

Prices

Traditional European menu

Starter Main Pudding
£7.00 £17.50 £7.00
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £22.00
Filter Coffee £3.00
Extras  
Service 12.50%
Lower Street, Donhead St Andrew, SP7 9EE
Opening hours
MondayCLOSED
Tuesday12 pm‑2 pm, 7 pm‑9 pm
Wednesday12 pm‑2 pm, 7 pm‑9 pm
Thursday12 pm‑2 pm, 7 pm‑9 pm
Friday12 pm‑2 pm, 7 pm‑9 pm
Saturday12 pm‑2 pm, 7 pm‑9 pm
Sunday12 pm‑2 pm

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