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The Sandford

) #1 of 1 Restaurants in Sandford €€ - €€€ , British,
Sandford Rd, Wareham, Sandford, Wareham BH20 7AE, England
+44 1929 550800
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good20%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
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Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Sandford Rd, Wareham, Sandford, Wareham BH20 7AE, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked The Sandford online for our wedding meal for 6 of us because we'd eloped to Dorset to get married. The Sandford was in between the registry office and where we were staying and looked acceptable online. When we arrived at roughly 2.15pm there...More

Thank KEB82
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped as passed many times and wanted to try . Wish we had not .burger turned up mould on roll , mixed grill sausage was still pink not a good experience and to top it the butter packets for soup had been used already will...More

1  Thank ashfordrav4
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had our daughters 3rd birthday party here. Great communication before hand to organise the party, super friendly and helpful staff, the food was fantastic. We ordered the chicken nuggets which are not your standard pub chicken nuggets, but proper pieces of chicken in batter!...More

Thank Rachel R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Horrendous. Half of us left without eating, as w of the carvery, which was hardly edible and then half an hour after ordering the rest, the waitress came out to tell us they had run out of what we had ordered!! We definitely will not...More

Thank LaurenD200612
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

8 of us dined here. Booked via their online booking system but had no knowledge of the booking when we arrived. Luckily they could seat us anyway. Food was brilliant. All fresh and great tasting ! Couldn't give it a 5 as the menu isn't...More

Thank MooandLu
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited Sunday 25th June 7am Asked for bar price list (not as legally required in a prominent position ) would have had to have gone into public bar area and asked customer to move! Barmaid pleasant (did not fully understand my request) Had three different...More

Thank R T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We all went as a family for an aunt's birthday. Have been here many times before but never left a review. The staff are always courteous and helpful. We're always advised if it's busy and we may have to wait although the wait isn't long....More

Thank Susan L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Love this pub, kids can play outside on the play area. Food was lovely, the service was great all come in good time, polite staff and great prices, can not knock it. Definitely recommend to family and friends.

Thank Georgia C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I can highly recommend the Sanford Beefburger. We shared Nachos as starter too, very tasty. Competent and friendly service. Our kids love the garden, theres lots of space and a play area. Well worth a visit.

Thank Martin R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Been there yesterday for late lunch , good service , average plus meal good lemonade . I did not liked the fact that they served the dressing and salad cream in takeaway packs . The bacons came grilled but I expected fried . I may...More

Thank Mahdi D
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Hi, We do allow dogs in the pub.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$33
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Validated Parking
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sandford Rd, Wareham, Sandford, Wareham BH20 7AE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Wareham  >  Sandford
  • Phone Number: +44 1929 550800
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The NEW Sandford and NEW Owners have bought this local pub into the 21st century !! Still with its public bar serving Real Local Ales and a great range of lagers and wines it now boasts one of the best dining experiences in Dorset. Offering a wide range of delicious Home Made dishes to tantalize your taste buds any time of the day. We are proud to have revamped the Animal Sanctuary and Childrens Play Area aswell as working on land ready for our New Party Venue for 2015. Visit or Revisit us to see the changes !!
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