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The Castle Inn Restaurant

Main Road, West Lulworth BH20 5RN, England
+44 1929 400311
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good31%
  • Average22%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“garlic bread” (8 reviews)
“potatoes” (9 reviews)
“great cider” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Main Road, West Lulworth BH20 5RN, England
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1 - 10 of 507 reviews

Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Great friendly pub. Very welcoming from all the staff and also very dog friendly This is what a pub should be like. Big pub groups take note!!!

Thank Nic D
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

This is a quaint village pub in the beautiful village of west lulworth. The food was very good and the staff friendly. The pub itself has a lot of charm however does need a little tender loving care. I found the food to be very...More

Thank Darren W
Reviewed 23 December 2017

Since the recent take over Graham (the new manager) has reshaped the team and has created a welcoming atmosphere which has been sadly lacking of recent years. He has canvassed local opinions and supported local events, a great start to the new regime. We can...More

1  Thank Paula D
Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

We called in for a light Sunday lunch and drink - an excellent welcome from the bar staff and manager. The menu offers a good selection: the soups were homemade and gorgeous, ditto the Thai curry and one if our party said it was the...More

Thank Juliewh
Reviewed 19 November 2017

Visited the Castle Inn for lunch twice while we were on holiday. Great food reasonably priced. Friendly manager and staff. Great atmosphere. Would recommend a visit. Looking forward to seeing it after the refurbishment.

Thank bobjansteward
Reviewed 9 November 2017

We ate here twice during a stay. On the first occasion we had steak pie which was well put together but quite salty. On a second visit there was little to choose from and we had scampi and a ploughman's - not really dinner fare....More

Thank Catherine H
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Lovely and charming little pub. Inside it is a time travel 😊 We were after a nice fish and chips and it was so yummy.

Thank Renata N
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Great pub, great food, try the mussels, were really good. Our dog loved this place after a long walk, he was welcomed as much if not more than we were.

Thank longtimenohome
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Impromptu gathering found us here. What a great pub. Lovely atmosphere, great food. The staff were cheery and helpful, the manager hadn't been there long and was very chatty and informative. That are closing in new year for refurbishment. We'll be back.

Thank frankieandrich
Reviewed 19 October 2017

Popped in for lunch after a mornings walking and was not particularly impressed. Its a bit dull and gloomy and I found it all a bit claustrophobic. No sandwiches were on offer but there were very expensive burgers at £!2 each if you included cheese....More

Thank Choofie
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Road, West Lulworth BH20 5RN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  West Lulworth
  • Phone Number: +44 1929 400311
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