RestaurantsDorsetPiddlehintonDT2

Harden's says

Discovered for the nation by The FT's Tim Hayward in June 2021, although clearly a popular local for two years before then, thanks to the talents of chef-patron Michal Trawicki and his team

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Summary

£57
   ££
3
Good
3
Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

This thatched eighteenth-century Piddle Valley pub with an “enchanting garden” wins solid ratings across the board for its “great service and good food, whether you prefer pub grub or something more ambitious”. Its popularity was sealed by a rave review from The FT’s Tim Hayward a couple of years ago, and you need to book early to secure a table at busy times, especially Sunday lunch.

Summary

£33
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4
Very Good
3
Good
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

An utter rave view by the FT's Tim Hayward in June 2021 (“brilliant craftsmanship, creativity and excellent sourcing of ingredients”), helped put the spotlight on this popular inn, whose qualities rely on the talents of chef-patron Michal Trawicki and his team. Our limited feedback likewise acclaims it as “very good all-round”.

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Prices

Traditional European menu

Starter Main Veggies Pudding
£8.50 £18.95 £3.50 £8.50
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £22.00
Filter Coffee £2.25
Extras  
Service 10.00%
14 High Street, Piddlehinton, DT2 7TD
Opening hours
MondayCLOSED
Tuesday12 pm‑8:30 pm
Wednesday12 pm‑8:30 pm
Thursday12 pm‑8:30 pm
Friday12 pm‑8:30 pm
Saturday12 pm‑8:30 pm
Sunday12 pm‑5 pm

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