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The Old Thatch

285 Wimborne Road West, Wimborne BH21 7NW, England
+44 1202 877192
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“faggots” (7 reviews)
“nachos” (5 reviews)
“chilli” (10 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
285 Wimborne Road West, Wimborne BH21 7NW, England
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Reviewed yesterday

What I like about this place is the building, looks fantastic, plenty of parking and steeped in history, it deserves to be a success.So rather disappointed old menu on their website therefor 2 items we wanted were not available, although, they were more than happy...More

Thank 559joanie
Reviewed 4 days ago

Had the best Hunters Chicken & Faggots that we have had in a long time, it melted in the mouth, ooh. Service was good & helpful , dog friendly pub. It's a very nice pub .

Thank Jeff B
Reviewed 5 days ago

My wife and I stopped off at the Old Thatch on the way back from hiking the Itchen Navigation Heritage Trail. Great meal and good service. We both had the fillet steak which melted in out mouths - excellent. My wife had the Honeycomb Cheese...More

Thank John L
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a pub full of history so apart from food an experience to visit. A combination of a local and visitors. Very large car park, cosy alcoves and very friendly staff

1  Thank Peter1941
Reviewed 1 week ago

First visit today for Sunday carvery, really good ! Excellent roast pots, huge yorkie puds, parsnips, the works, gravy was tasty. You get a good portion size of meat. The staff were so friendly, nothing was rushed and the crumble pudding was amazing. Great value...More

2  Thank GinaSh
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We popped in after a friend said the food was good. They were not wrong, we were met with a very warm welcome in what I would describe as a warm old tradition pub. Were served very quickly and shown to a table. The service...More

1  Thank Cory N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having not visited the area for a while I thought I would explore the local country pubs as a warm summers day was calling out for a decent ploughman's lunch! After a quick search I came across The Old Thatch and a quick scan of...More

Thank ADK67
Reviewed 1 week ago

The ambiance, welcome, seating and food was perfectly ok on our second visit. But the service was appalling. From being seated to our main course arrival was nearly three quarters of an hour. We had almost finished our wine by that time. We were hoping...More

Thank Lanterntoo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'm a veggie and my wife is a carnivore, so it's a rare delight to find somewhere which caters well for both of us. There was plenty of choice, the food was tasty, the beer very drinkable, the service was warm and prompt, and the...More

1  Thank Nick G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took family here for my wife's birthday, from start to finish staff excellent as for the food exceptional hot and tasty, my son is very picky but even he was impressed. Pleasant atmosphere good beer, there to be tried.

1  Thank John G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 285 Wimborne Road West, Wimborne BH21 7NW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Wimborne
  • Phone Number: +44 1202 877192
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