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The Foundry Arms

110 reviews
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good14%
  • Average0%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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“sunday lunch”(16 reviews)
“traditional pub”(8 reviews)
“friendly pub”(6 reviews)
Free Wifi
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Pets Allowed
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On a recent trip to Poole, some old boys we were visiting took us to The Foundry for a pint (and the next day, breakfast). What a great boozer! This is a pub full of Royal Marine (#royalmarine) memorabilia and history that befits a Royal...More

Thank Wilco-holiday
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So a stroll through Poole and we became hungry. Couldn’t decide where to go, this started to walk towards weatherspoons but then we so this little sign for the foundry arms. Why not, we’ve lived in Poole for many years and have never been into...More

Thank Val r
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been meaning to try here for ages so finally popped in for lunch. It was outstanding! Great menu, lovely friendly service and delicious food. Its a great combination of a proper pub and a place to eat great food. Good sized portions. We...More

Thank Lucia_MPoole
Reviewed 15 January 2018

The Foundry is a good and proper pub. Friendly staff, good Pub Food and good drinks. The prices are very reasonable compared with other pubs in the Poole / Bournemouth area. Sadly they do nott serve food in the evening but if you want a...More

Thank Chris F
Response from Moz T, Owner at The Foundry ArmsResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your kind words Moz & Tracey

Reviewed 26 December 2017

Called into this pub for lunch on the recommendation of friends. It is a traditional pub which is easily accessible on foot. To order food you need to find a table first and then go to the bar with your table number. We ordered a...More

Thank AngieP49
Response from Moz T, Owner at The Foundry ArmsResponded 6 January 2018

Thank you very much, we look forward to your return & Happy New Year

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26 September 2014|
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Response from JC C | Reviewed this property |
As a local visitor to the Foundry Arms, I often hear people phoning about rooms. Whoever takes the call always informs the caller that the rooms are not en-suite and the price is per person per night. I can only assume Tony... More
Shirley F
18 September 2014|
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Response from JC C | Reviewed this property |
This tirade of abuse against the Foundry personnel is simple untrue. One begins to sense a conspiracy here. I am a Poole resident and if I were asked which pub would be best for disabled people, without hesitation I would... More
Room Tips
"Its a traditional British pub and well worth a visit"
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"One at the front"
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"not an hotel for staying in"
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"Make sure to book a table for the resturant"
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