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The Olive Branch

6 East Borough, Wimborne BH21 1PF, England
+44 1202 884686
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Overview
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good24%
  • Average18%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
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CUISINES
Bar, European, British, Pub, Brew Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
6 East Borough, Wimborne BH21 1PF, England
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1 - 10 of 959 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Had very enjoyable meal, chicken burger with crispy bacon, and hubby had fish and chips. We shared cheese and biscuits. Waitress was lovely, and pub had cosy ambience. We ate early on a Tuesday evening.

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank lstevens7
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here for a family meal everybody thought it was dear for what you get. We had prawn cocktail with 1 hard slice of avocado sent it bk & had the soup that was very good & tasty. For mains had pie with veg had...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank gpfood
Hall W, Manager at The Olive Branch, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Please accept our apologies for giving you cause to post this review on Trip Advisor. We’d really like the chance to look into this matter further. We’d be very grateful if you could copy and paste your review, together with the Public House name and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Called in the Olive Branch last night for dinner Waited forever for the drinks we ordered. Had to go to the bar ourselves to push the bar staff to provide the order. Despite the fact there were no customers at the bar he seemed to...More

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank Robert Anthony A
Hall W, Manager at The Olive Branch, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Please accept our apologies for giving you cause to post this review on Trip Advisor. We’d really like the chance to look into this matter further. We’d be very grateful if you could copy and paste your review, together with the Public House name and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for Sunday lunch with the family. Took 1hr for food to arrive. They had run out of steak frites (they told us 35 minutes after ordering). The game terrine was tasty but a paltry offering of toast to put it on. All in all...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank timwyatt2017
Hall W, Manager at The Olive Branch, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Please accept our apologies for giving you cause to post this review on Trip Advisor. We’d really like the chance to look into this matter further. We’d be very grateful if you could copy and paste your review, together with the Public House name and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Arrived at 7.30 ordered drinks after 10 minutes . Order was taken starters arrived half an hour later ,that looked like it had been sitting on the service counter for 10 mins (dry and cold) . A hour later our main courses arrived a rare...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank 297lesr
Hall W, Manager at The Olive Branch, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Please accept our apologies for giving you cause to post this review on Trip Advisor. We’d really like the chance to look into this matter further. We’d be very grateful if you could copy and paste your review, together with the Public House name and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Being local residents we have visited The Olive Branch often over many years. The last 3 visits have been very disappointing for the same reasons; Not enough staff to serve the number of guests, have to wait ages even just for drinks. Tables filthy, staff...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank hjane2
Hall W, Manager at The Olive Branch, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Please accept our apologies for giving you cause to post this review on Trip Advisor. We’d really like the chance to look into this matter further. We’d be very grateful if you could copy and paste your review, together with the Public House name and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked a table for 4 people on Saturday 24th November at 5pm. We were greeted and seated and waited for our friends. We placed an order for two hot drinks when they arrived about 20 minutes later they were incorrect. They took our friends...More

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank mhk68
Hall W, Manager at The Olive Branch, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My friend and i decided to go to the olive branch as we had been in october and had a wonderful time the staff were lovely and the food was great. This time however the whole atmosphere was different. we sat at a table in...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank delladilunchfor2
Hall W, Manager at The Olive Branch, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Met clients for lunch and decided to order from the brunch menu. You have to go to the counter and place your order and pay. We chose the duck hash, smoked salmon and scrambled eggs with a side of fries and salad plus two cold...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank AngieP49
Hall W, Manager at The Olive Branch, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We really appreciate your feedback; thank you for taking the trouble to post your review. We have taken your comments on board and do hope you will visit us again.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My mother and I have been coming here for Sunday breakfast with the dogs for a while but our breakfast this morning was just not up to standard. I had the English wth poached eggs and my mother the veggie, the eggs were cold on...More

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank Marina J
Hall W, Manager at The Olive Branch, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$13 - US$38
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Monday
8:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Tuesday
8:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Wednesday
8:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Thursday
8:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Friday
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Saturday
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 East Borough, Wimborne BH21 1PF, England (Formerly Olive Branch)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Wimborne
  • Phone Number: +44 1202 884686
  • E-mail
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