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The Arch - CLOSED

Swan Yard | Sherborne, Sherborne, England
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good20%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
27 Aug 2014
“Never again”
8 May 2014
“Food and service amazing”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mediterranean, British, French, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Swan Yard | Sherborne, Sherborne, England
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Reviewed 27 August 2014

Had the misfortune to go for lunch here today, 3 sandwiches almost inedible, close to stale hovis white bread, shop brought ham, not even off the bone. Complained to the waitress who just laughed, and said nothing to do with her, amazingly the supervisor disappeared!...More

8  Thank Rick N
Reviewed 8 May 2014

Never visited the arch in the 3 years I have lived in sherborne as it seemed a little but too fancy! Decided to give it a go a a friend works there, I have never been soo glad it went some where, the burgers are...More

Thank Summerhouseweston
Reviewed 23 April 2014

Oh dear ! hard to believe I am in the same restaurant. What a difference three months can make. Its all change :-(

1  Thank m w
Reviewed 16 February 2014 via mobile

When me and my mum decide we want to go for lunch- this is the place we go! Wonderful! All the staff are very welcoming and always make you feel at home, the food is delicious and you never leave without a smile on your...More

Thank ladyluncher1
Reviewed 26 January 2014

I was in Sherborne on business and happened upon this great licenced restaurant just off the town car park. The lunch time selection was excellent I was torn between the halloumi as a light option, but eventually went for the home made ranch steak burger....More

Thank m w
Reviewed 26 January 2014 via mobile

Went to the arch for Burns Night. lovely atmosphere, band was good and the food was very good. The staff were welcoming and cheerful. The place was full of people enjoying themselves. I had a very enjoyable evening.

Thank Jessica B
Reviewed 12 January 2014

Visited yesterday, having decided on a shopping trip to the town. Went to one pub and then another local restaurant and having studied the menus there, noted the noise and the crowded tables which were on top of each other, decided it was not for...More

1  Thank Jennifer N
Reviewed 11 January 2014

I went to the arch for a meal for my friends birthday. the service was great and food was quick and didn't have to wait too long. the inside of the restaurant is beautifully decorated and the staff are friendly and helpful we got welcomed...More

Thank georgiawhickes123
Reviewed 10 January 2014

lovely location and attractive interior, however, the restaurant has no atmosphere - only a couple of tables of clients on a friday night - all whispering. very cold inside. food whilst hot, looked and tasted unappetising. we won't be going again.More

Thank electrocutionist
Katyelove84, Public Relations Manager at The Arch, responded to this reviewResponded 25 January 2014

We are so disappointed to read you didn't enjoy your meal at The Arch, we strive to provide an enjoyable experience for all our guests. In the last week we have changed our evening menu extensively which has been designed by our head chef Franck...More

Reviewed 17 December 2013

A group of eight of us came in for our staff christmas meal last week. The staff were lovely and very attentive making sure we top ups of our drinks regularly. The meal itself was delicious, the ham hock terrine in particular was fabulous! We...More

Thank Kate S
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Swan Yard | Sherborne, Sherborne, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Sherborne
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