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The Castle Inn

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63 East Street, Corfe Castle BH20 5EE, England
+44 1929 480208
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Kingston, Washington
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

The Castle Inn is the quintessential English pub. It's not overdone to look like some fancy bistro that wants to pretend it's a pub. It's a pub that happens to serve some of the finest desserts I've ever had the pleasure of eating. We ate there twice over a period of three days and each meal was better than the... More 

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Castle serves an extensive menu of freshly cooked dishes. Not only is the food delicious but the welcome is extremely warm and friendly. It is very popular with locals and visitors and no wonder!

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Thank colinmpipe
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We dropped in by chance on a trip to Corfe last Christmas, the food was very good, and the atmosphere was wonderful. Very friendly staff and great atmosphere.

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Thank Peter L
West Midlands
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86 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The food was delicious and was homemade. There was a great selection of mains and desserts. Reasonably priced, a great atmosphere and friendly staff.

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Thank pedderz
High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We found this pub after a long walk and after being made very welcome, enjoyed lovely homemade pies. Beer was good too (Doom Bar), and there was a baby duck in the garden, which our girls loved visiting (plus a fine selection of plastic dinosaurs and kids books to keep the little ones entertained). They don't seem to take bookings,... More 

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Thank Andy P
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Popped in for a beer and my wife had the steak and ale pie with fresh vegetables Great beer and great food with a homely feel

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Chertsey, United Kingdom
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600 reviews
430 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 169 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This pub is almost wholly a food restaurant, with a small bar and only two bar stools. There is a specials board with the fresh fish on offer.

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Thank Alan M
Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great 'local' atmosphere on our visit and we were seated without booking. Really good pub food and good value. My wife enjoyed the fish pie, my gammon steak was lovely and thick and our son devoured a chicken burger with a whole large chicken breast inside. We visited on a Monday night and it was busy but managed to get... More 

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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Turned up, Easter Saturday evening to find it busy. To be expected. Extremely warm welcome, and given a 45 min expected wait. 35 mins later seated. Menu isn't vast, but because of that, the food is EXCELLENT!! Really lovely atmosphere, friendly helpful staff, especially Abi, our server, only too willing to help. If you're in the area, want fantastic food,... More 

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Beckenham, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited the Castle Inn with my husband and two children on my birthday and was not disappointed! Although we had about half hour wait for food it was well worth it! My son and I enjoyed a jacket potato with Prawn in Marie Rose dressing. It was garnished with a delicious salad and we would highly recommend. My daughter... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 63 East Street, Corfe Castle BH20 5EE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Isle of Purbeck  >  Corfe Castle
  • Phone Number: +44 1929 480208
Description
They don't have a website as far as I know. They are a pub with a restaurant in it.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?