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The Giant Inn

€€ - €€€, British,
24 Long Street, Cerne Abbas DT2 7JF, England
+44 1300 341441
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good27%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (20 reviews)
“pancakes” (2 reviews)
“curry” (2 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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24 Long Street, Cerne Abbas DT2 7JF, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Gorgeous place. Tasteful decor. Kronenbourg on tap. Absolutely delicious Sunday lunch. If only the portions weren’t so small. That would be my only complaint. Friendly staff, a beer garden, clean toilets.

1  Thank Roy T
Reviewed 2 days ago

Friendly team, great food and a good atmosphere. Nothing is too much trouble. Eaten here a lot. All homemade and delicious

1  Thank seaweedfreak
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Having arrived in Cerne Abbas this was the first place we came to for our evening meal and wasn't disappointed. The menu had a good selection that would cater for most and all at a reasonable price. The portions were of a good size that...More

1  Thank Michael F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped in for a drink. Very nice beer garden round the back and decent ales. Staff friendly and serves food although didn't have any.

Thank Luke T
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Great start by agreeing to serve us at 2-25, five minutes before lunch service finished. Tasty burger and huge ploughman's. Nice beer. Lovely lady behind bar even got rid of the wasps that were spooking me!

1  Thank lstevens7
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped off on a wet and miserable August day for a spot of lunch, I had my reservations as a few items were missing from the menu! However I was pleasantly surprised at the quality of my lunch! The homemade coleslaw was divine as was...More

1  Thank Ange1007
Reviewed 8 August 2017

we stayed locally for weekend break as a large family group and we all unanimously agreed that the service value and food was excellent we decided to walk to the giant inn hoping to get a taxi back but the local taxi driver was away...More

1  Thank lisa g
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Lovely menu with broad choice of specials available. Staff very welcoming. Really enjoyed our 2 evenings here.

1  Thank DJTM2017
Reviewed 25 June 2017

We had a nice dinner here our first evening in Cerne Abbas - roast lamb for me and salmon for my daughter, and a delicious lemon posset for dessert. Such a pleasant experience that we came back the next night for steak & ale pie...More

1  Thank Kathleen_Reston
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Visited today with another couple for lunch. I'm so glad they recommended The Giant as we hadn't tried it since it changed hands. Three of us had a meal from the Specials Board - haddock loin with lemon cream sauce, served with courgettes, greens, green...More

1  Thank birdyjude
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 Long Street, Cerne Abbas DT2 7JF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Cerne Abbas
  • Phone Number: +44 1300 341441
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