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Traditional restaurants in Purbeck
Traditional5.5 miles 75 High Street Lytchett Matravers BH16 6BJ
If you’re looking for excellent pub grub in an authentic location, look no further than The Chequers Inn. With its welcoming interior and traditional lowered ceiling in the main bar, the pub presents an idyllic picture. Updated with a spacious conservatory area and a new menu, this characterful venue is popular with locals and v...View full review
Traditional5.9 miles East Burton Road DT2 8RL
The Seven Stars in rural Dorset is spacious, rustic and charming. Dogs are welcome in the bar and there is an expansive garden with a children’s play area and bouncy castle (weather permitting). Inside, the comfortable restaurant area can just as easily cater for large groups as romantic evenings for two. A well-stocked bar offe...View full review
Traditional6.3 miles Winterborne Zelston DT11 9ET
Tucked away near the picturesque village of Winterborne Zelston, The Botany Bay Inne is the epitome of a cosy country pub. Inviting decor, a buzzy atmosphere, bundles of olde worlde charm and a warm welcome make this a go-to destination.
The menu brings new life to traditional pub classics, offering a wealth of old favourit...
Traditional6.3 miles Old Wareham Road Corfe Mullen BH21 3RZ
You can hear the enticing bustle of this well-known Dorset pub before you even step inside the building. From the moment we entered we felt welcome, thanks to the warm atmosphere and the friendly staff.
We sat in the large dining area overlooking the vast and beautiful pub grounds, and sampled some delicious local ale from ...
Traditional6.3 miles 4 Sarum Street, BH15 1JW
Two years ago, Daniel and James took over this historic venue. Following rebranding and a lot of hard work, the Rope & Anchor was born. This charming pub is perfectly positioned just one street away from bustling Poole Quay. The menu reﬂects the pub’s harbourside location, and features a selection of fresh ﬁsh and seafoo...View full review
Traditional6.4 miles East Knighton DT2 8LL
Walkers and visitors to the Jurassic Coast take heed, there is an inn just waiting to spoil you on your visit, with luxurious rooms and tasty home-prepared food to sate your appetite after a long ramble in the surrounding countryside. The Countryman Inn is just minutes by car from the coast and only two miles from the train statio...View full review
Traditional, Pubs and Bars with Restaurants6.4 miles 29 Market Close BH15 1NE
A traditional family-run pub oozing with rustic charm, the Blue Boar's friendly atmosphere is the first thing to strike you as you enter through its ivy-covered doors. The 18th-Century wine merchant's house has evolved into a delightfully quaint pub, ideally situated within walking distance of the quay and the high street. The pictur...View full review
Traditional6.7 miles Winfrith DT2 8LE
Positioned in the village of Winfrith in the midst of rolling countryside, The Red Lion is a charming country inn that provides welcome respite to locals and travellers. Inside, the pub’s traditional decor provides a cosy atmosphere that’s enhanced by the welcoming staff. It’s truly a pub for all seasons, with warming log fi...View full review
Traditional6.8 miles Almer DT11 9EW
A firm fixture of the local community, this welcoming country pub is bursting with character, and provides a hearty welcome to everyone who steps through its doors. The traditional thatched country pub is an inviting sight and boasts a spacious outdoor patio that’s perfect for a summer tipple. Inside you’ll find a cosy environ...View full review
Traditional7.1 miles Main Road BH20 5RQ
Lulworth Cove Inn lies just yards from its charming namesake at the threshold of picturesque Lulworth Cove, with awe-inspiring views over the beautiful historic thatched village. Conveniently close to the Jurassic Coast footpaths, the inn delivers on both food and atmosphere. Boasting rustic charm aplenty, this delightful establis...View full review