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Ye Olde George Inn

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2A Castle Street, Christchurch BH23 1DT, England
+44 1202 496 939
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11:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 23:00
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Bournemouth
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23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Have spent some great evenings at this lovely pub in Christchurch, in fact becoming a bit of a regular! Good quiz night on Thursdays with Al the quizmaster. Lovely food and the freshly cooked pizzas smell amazing. Jazz night on a Tuesday also very good. Drinks reasonably priced. Friendly, attentive staff, especially Nick.

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Thank rhodes2003
Christchurch
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87 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hadn't been since the revamp, so disappointed, the old menu has gone and in its place is a really bland get anywhere one. I had the fish and chips, supposedly "cod" but was all batter, and the fish was still raw in the middle, my Husbands steak was better but nothing special. When we arrived the girl behind the bar... More 

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Thank Julie B
Christchurch, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Only ended up in Ye Olde as our original choice was full, but fate worked in our favour as we had a wonderful meal. We had 3 snack plates to start with and all of them were fantastic, followed this with a delicious chicken, bacon and guacamole burger and then rounded it off with the salted caramel chocolate fudge cake.... More 

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Thank colinnaughton
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a blast of the 90's! 90's music and a totally 90's wine bar feel to the place. Friendly staff clean and tidy pub with a few choices of beer. It felt like the place was trying to be a bar it was never going to be in my opinion. It would be great to strip back to a quality... More 

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Thank tom2002cl
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An impromptu lunch stop whilst shopping in Christchurch. The first time we'd eaten here but we were impressed with our choices from the set price lunch menu. Excellent tomato and basil soup with warm ciabatta, followed by a pizza for my partner and a chicken wrap for me. The pizza was of the proper hand-stretched type. My wrap came with... More 

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Thank Alison M
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23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

"Great Pub Great Staff Great Quiz Nights" Had a great night here. Drinks very reasonably priced and the staff are very friendly and welcoming. We popped in on the Thursday quiz night as we love a good pub quiz. The quiz master was friendly and welcoming and explained everything we needed to know. The quiz itself was diverse and challenging... More 

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Thank Darran A
YOGI_025662, Manager at Ye Olde George Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your 5* review, i'm really pleased you enjoyed visiting and taking part in our weekly pub quiz. We look forward to welcoming you back soon! More 

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85 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Right in the centre of Christchurch (you'll need to use the central car park) next to the ducking stool. There's a few seats out the front and more in the large inner courtyard. We were in the bar at the front - as the barn-like room at the rear had a private party of 24. Think it's changed hands recently... More 

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Thank Kim T
YOGI_025662, Manager at Ye Olde George Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review we are pleased you had a great time and liked the olde world feel. I'm happy to hear you all enjoyed the food, i will pass on your feedback to the kitchen. I apologize for the difficulty ordering, it very rarely happens so i hope you visit us again soon and we can give... More 

Sheffield, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017

Happened on this pub while exploring Christchurch. Very atmospheric with quite a small bar and an outside courtyard. Unfortunately quite a simple order of fish and chips for two took half an hour to appear! According to a local resident the pub has recently changed hands- if so the catering side needs sorting out! When you have paid over the... More 

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Thank HowardA678
YOGI_025662, Manager at Ye Olde George Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking your time to leave a review i'm pleased you enjoyed the atmosphere we aim to create here in the historic pub, i'm disappointed to hear you had to wait for your food, I hope you visit us again soon so we can make it up to you and show you the standards we normally offer. More 

Wellingborough, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Amazing king prawn dish. Staff very attentive. Great attention to detail by the manager Nick. Would definitely recommend this great friendly pub

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Thank andrewhasker
YOGI_025662, Manager at Ye Olde George Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. Were delighted you had a great time and enjoyed the food and hope we can welcome you back soon! More 

Southampton, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Nice pub, lovely welcome, great food ................. Proper meaty burgers ........ Recommend the peri peri chicken x

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Thank MichnVicks
YOGI_025662, Manager at Ye Olde George Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review for us were pleased you enjoyed our food, please visit us again soon so we can gain that missing star and give you 5* service More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2A Castle Street, Christchurch BH23 1DT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +44 1202 496 939

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?