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Spyway Inn DT2 9EP

€€ - €€€, British,
Askerswell DT2 9EP, Dorchester, England
01308-48-52-50
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Overview
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good16%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish pie” (11 reviews)
“pudding” (8 reviews)
“belly pork” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
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LOCATION
Askerswell DT2 9EP, Dorchester, England
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1 - 10 of 137 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a fantastic family evening meal. The couple who run the pub now are very welcoming, it was cosy feel. Food portion are very generous and all the food was delicious. We would highly recommend.

Thank Chris P
LauraW5973, Owner at Spyway Inn DT2 9EP, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Many thanks for your kind review. We’re glad you had a lovely time and we hope to see you again soon. Kind regards The Spyway team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After a lovely, warm welcome with big warm fires and roaring logs, we had the choice of a wide selection of local drinks to choose. The varied menu, and the willingness of the owners and chef to please all tastes and appetites, made an impressive...More

Thank Ann L
LauraW5973, Owner at Spyway Inn DT2 9EP, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Ann Thank you for your kind review. We are so pleased you enjoyed the food and atmosphere we look forward to seeing you again at The Spyway. Kind regards The Spyway team

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good food, plenty of veggie alternatives, Otter Ale good and staff very friendly... great pub, we will return....

1  Thank Chris W
LauraW5973, Owner at Spyway Inn DT2 9EP, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Chris Thank you for your kind review we are pleased you enjoyed your visit. We look forward to seeing you again at The Spyway. Kind regards The Spyway team

Reviewed 30 September 2018

Looking for somewhere mid way between Plymouth and Southampton to meet a friend for lunch we discovered the Spyway Inn. What a gem, just over one mile from the A35 it was ideal. Tucked away in the country, wonderful views, large garden, good food and...More

1  Thank Terry A
LauraW5973, Owner at Spyway Inn DT2 9EP, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2018

Many thanks for visiting us and providing a review. We're so glad to hear you enjoyed our fabulous location and food. We hope to see you again soon. Kind regards The Spyway team

Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

Unfortunately I was driving later, so could not have an excellent Otter Ale. We had previously ordered as a local walking group and all our food orders were promptly served. My Belly pork was excellent and it looked as though everyone else was happy with...More

1  Thank Bob A
LauraW5973, Owner at Spyway Inn DT2 9EP, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2018

Thank you do much for your review. We’re glad you enjoyed your meal and look forward to seeing you at The Spyway. Kindest regards The Spyway team

Reviewed 24 September 2018

Well worth a visit would recommend without hesitation the owners were on hand to discuss the menu and very friendly

Thank barryford29
LauraW5973, Owner at Spyway Inn DT2 9EP, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2018

Many thanks for your review. We're so pleased you would recommend us and look forward to seeing you again at The Spyway. Kind regards The Spyway team

Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Spyway Inn was recommended to me by Ashley and Amanda, who run Manor Farm in West Compton. After a few ‘on-the-evening’ email exchanges with Laura, (the new landlady), Strauss, my eight year old Japanese Akita, and I drove over from West Compton. 🐕 Both Laura...More

Thank SavvasJohnSavva
LauraW5973, Owner at Spyway Inn DT2 9EP, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

So glad you enjoyed your evening with us. It was a pleasure to meet you both and we look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind regards Laura and Mark

Reviewed 31 August 2018

We just wanted a light supper we were not disappointed it was nice and clean with a very friendly welcome the restaurant was very busy and the service was very good and the food was served very quick and nice and hot and of good...More

Thank Ted-the-parson
Laura W, Owner at Spyway Inn DT2 9EP, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2018

Many thanks for your review. We're glad you liked your meal and look forward to seeing you again at The Spyway. Kind regards The Spyway team

Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Went here for a last minute meal and so glad we did. Between four of us we had two different starters, four different mains and three different desserts. All dishes were delicious and very decent portion sizes. For me they were very accommodating of dietary...More

1  Thank jackers482
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

This is a charming village pub in a beautiful part of Dorset serving decent beer. But sadly it is let down by the very average food it serves. If you want a huge portion of re-heated food piled up on your plate with loads of...More

Thank Quillet
Laura W, Owner at Spyway Inn DT2 9EP, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We're not sure what meals you had but every care is taken with all meals presented. We use good quality produce from local suppliers and we're sorry you feel your meal was not of a...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Askerswell DT2 9EP, Dorchester, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Dorchester
  • Phone Number: 01308-48-52-50
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