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The Brewers Arms Pub

€€ - €€€, British,
Burnside | Martinstown, Dorchester DT2 9LB, England
+44 1305 889361
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
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Burnside | Martinstown, Dorchester DT2 9LB, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Exellent service Ben and Leanne very welcoming and couldn't do enough for us Excellent food lovely comfortable rooms Good beers Looking for another reason to do it again Thankyou Ben and leanne

Thank Charlie W
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

After reading amazing reviews about this pub whilst staying for a weekend in Dorchester we decided to try this pub. It was amazing! Really friendly staff who went out of their way to seat us even though it was a Friday night and they were...More

Thank oamcglue
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great evening in the pub. Met the locals and enjoyed fab food. The plaice was excellent. Super music from the jazz warriors. And our room what can I say beautiful presentation bags of space and a full size bath to boot. A must visit if...More

Thank WendyLoudon
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Didn't fancy cooking or fast food so searched for somewhere to get a decent pie and The Brewers Arms certainly didn't disappoint. Great food, clearly made to order and excellent service. Reasonable prices too. Highly recommend.

Thank Simon B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were staying near to the Brewers Arms and were quite excited to see their board advertising Curry Night. We arrived at 1800 and were told that they were fully booked but that if we could be finished by 1930 we could have a table....More

Thank LindaJ2008
Ben C, Owner at The Brewers Arms Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Linda, Firstly I'm sorry that you did not enjoy your meal with us - we encourage all customers to give feedback at the time of dinning with us so that we are able to correct any issues at the same time, we would of...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visit Dorset a couple of times a year and have always struggled to find a decent pub with good food for our evening meals. I don’t know how we’ve missed this place in the past but we will definitely be going back there next...More

Thank Mike52Lancashire
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is why I love trip advisor!! We picked out the Brewers Arms at random based upon the TripAdvisor reviews around Dorchester as we fancied a Saturday afternoon drive. A gem of a country pub that served what is one of the nicest pies I...More

Thank Gav H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have visited this pub quite a few times for food, but the most recently was last month. We had a variety of dishes between our party and no one could fault anything. Smaller dishes available for the older guests were great as a usual...More

Thank monki1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been meaning try this pub for awhile. Friendly welcome only a few tables left on a Wednesday lunch time. We opted for the curry's, mum had the chicken and I had the vegetable which both came with naan bread and mango chutney. Both curry's were...More

Thank Emma F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very friendly staff, I ordered a rib eye steak, came promptly, cooked to my liking and was delicious, would highly recommend this lovely country Pub, worth coming off the main road for.

Thank studaws
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Joyce L
11 January 2017|
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Response from rickjs | Reviewed this property |
There is no charge for a dog staying with you
14 June 2016|
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Response from ep2008 | Reviewed this property |
The owners are very friendly and even if this is not something they necessarily "do" I am sure they would be happy to sort something out for you.
13 May 2016|
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Response from Holdenbrock | Reviewed this property |
Unsure about hours but booking definitely advisable; gets really busy on a Sunday!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$21
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Burnside | Martinstown, Dorchester DT2 9LB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Dorchester
  • Phone Number: +44 1305 889361
  • E-mail
Traditional country pub with large car park in the beautiful village of Martinstown just outside Dorchester. Homemade, locally sourced food, real ales and dog friendly. Two fully ensuite spacious Bed and Breakfast rooms - one with wheelchair access and wet room. Quiz Nights, Curry Nights, Sunday Roasts and weekly food specials.
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