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The Royal Standard

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Bar, British, Pub, Brew Pub
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Vegetarian Friendly
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Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

We had Lovely cider sat in the sunshine at the front of this little pub situated north of weymouth on the old main road. This friendly pub has a lovely, local atmosphere. Dog friendly and a little beer garden for children at the back. Worth...More

Date of visit: June 2018
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Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

What makes this place special, apart from the lovely homely interior is the Landlord. So knowledgeable about drinks. We went in search of a good real ale pub, which this is... but on find out how much the landlord knew about other drinks, we thought...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Simon D
Reviewed 2 May 2018

Beer choice much better, they had a cracking "Proper Job" on tap there, lovely drop of splosh, The pies were also delivered promptly, they may have changed the landlord as it was certainly a lot better than our last visit.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank John H
Reviewed 2 April 2018

We were staying at the River House B and B at Upwey. Unfortunately River House doesnt do evening meals and we were loathe to drive back into Weymouth. It was a Monday evening and there are two pubs in the village which do food. Apparently...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank sallannette
Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

Lovely pub, great village location, it has changed hands recently I have been led to believe, let's just hope it is run as great as the last young man ran it, very sad to see him not there anymore. He was a natural entertainer. Food...More

Date of visit: February 2018
1  Thank dorsetfilly
Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

Lovely old pub in a great village location. I understand that it has just changed hands. This was the reason for my visit. I had been in here once about 4 months ago and the place was filthy, the cider and lager both tasted sour,...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank 1967smurfs
Reviewed 26 January 2018

Our large group enjoyed a Chistmas Eve lunch. The food was fine, nothing special, just good basic pub grub. Some items were "off" and the service was slow,considering we seemed to be the only ones eating. But there was a supeb range of gins!!

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Gillyjasper
Reviewed 30 November 2017

Popped in whilst visiting friends in upwey, and was pleasantly suprised with the amount of gin they had to offer, barman was lovely and friendly and did inform us that food is available, will pop back to give it a go 100% reccomend

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Bethany W
Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

Popped in whilst in the area for a pint, not been for a few years. Lovely pub, friendly staff, great pint of ale, very friendly pub dog. Well worth a visit if you're in the area.

Date of visit: November 2017
1  Thank mrsjanem2016
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Popped in this little pub on our way back from visiting family and i have to say i was pleasantly suprised.The food was of the highest quality and the staff were polite and helpful.A must visit if you love good food and excellent service.

Date of visit: October 2017
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