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Coach and Horses Pub

A35, Winterbourne Abbas DT2 9LU, England
+44 1305 880005
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible16%
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“peas” (5 reviews)
“sunday lunch” (7 reviews)
“car park” (5 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub
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A35, Winterbourne Abbas DT2 9LU, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Further to my previous reviews dated 1/915 & 5/3/16: When trading under the latest management this venue's interior (which had been decorated to a nice standard by previous tenants) was looking tired. I did not consider staff to be particularly warm & welcoming. Passed these...More

1  Thank Gregory O
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Visited the pub with my mother for lunch in November 2016. We ordered tea, soup and sandwiches to sustain us before seeking out the 9 Stones site. The food was good enough, and not too expensive, but they didn't have available everything on their menu,...More

Thank Deborah P
Reviewed 27 November 2016

We visited this pub last Wednesday on our travels, we were early (12 noon) and were not surprised to find the place empty. We enquired if they were serving food to be told that it was a carvery that day or jacket potatoes or panini....More

3  Thank Jane M
Reviewed 26 November 2016

After traveling for a long time, came upon this pub, serving food, ordered meal and drinks! After a while barman came and told us that they had NO WINE of any sort!! changed this for a diet coke, which was warm and flat. Meal not...More

4  Thank kathiesouster
Reviewed 7 November 2016

Sunday lunch for us, is becoming an 'eating out' experience. We want the Sunday dinner, but not the work involved. Arthritis in our hands take the pleasure away from the meal. So we visited the Coach & Horses. We were last here several years ago....More

Thank Keith A
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

After spending the day in weymouth, we stopped at the coach and horse in wilmington , we were greeted by someone at the bar, we asked for a table for five people, he replied he would go and find us a table.... we were left...More

7  Thank Emma X
Reviewed 9 October 2016

Stopped on the way home to Devon from a day in Portsmouth. Plenty of parking, and the inside is huge. Food comprises usual pub basics and a few specials. Ordered sirloin and chips and gammon and salad. Steak was a little tough to my mind...More

1  Thank Dave A
Reviewed 2 October 2016

This was a convenient place to stop for lunch yesterday. Four hungry people, we waited 40 minutes for our meals which arrived warm, not piping hot. When mentioned to 2 of the staff the only response was a shrug of the shoulder. We weren't expecting...More

6  Thank LindsayEH
Reviewed 2 October 2016

We stopped here Friday lunchtime on our way to Cornwall. It was not very busy therefore lacked atmosphere. It is a large pub. The food was good and the portions very large. Good value. The Dorsetucky Chicken is a treat. Excellent chips. My wife's ham...More

Thank GoonerGav
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

This is the 2nd time we have been here over the last few months. Food is great!! Value for money. Obviously someone has been upset in the past and are trying to damage the rep on here. These guys are amazing and go above and...More

2  Thank suzienjeff
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Geoffrey E
opening hours
5 January 2016|
Response from Deanna P | Property representative |
12pm - 11pm every day, Food served 12pm - 3pm /6pm - 9pm Every day, (Sunday 12-3 is roast dinners only) Food will be served all day everyday from end of February.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$13
Bar, British, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: A35, Winterbourne Abbas DT2 9LU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Winterbourne Abbas
  • Phone Number: +44 1305 880005
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The Coach and Horses is a family run free house, serving homemade pub grub and a traditional Sunday carvery every week...a range of local real ales, ciders and largers as well as a comprehensive wine list. Dogs and children welcome (dogs on leads in the lounge area) We can also offer BnB, with 5 letting rooms, 3 of which are family rooms, all ensuite, with freeview and tea and coffee making facilities.