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Ye Olde Two Brewers

) #6 of 32 Restaurants in Shaftesbury ££ - £££ , British,
24 St. James Street, Shaftesbury SP7 8HE, England
+44 1747 855477
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (23 reviews)
“hake” (6 reviews)
“roast dinner” (4 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
24 St. James Street, Shaftesbury SP7 8HE, England
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51 - 60 of 305 reviews

Reviewed 10 September 2016

Spent long hours here for a family wake. A very old quaint pub. Great owners. Decent food. Super beers.

Thank avimagid
Reviewed 10 September 2016

Tuesday night steak night and was really impressed with the offer, service was excellent and as a new resident to the area we will be using this establishment again in the future.Thank you very much

Thank Graham B
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

I've been to the Brewers quite a few times over the summer and it's excellent. Great food, great staff and all mixed with a lovely atmosphere - aided by an awesome kids zone in the garden allowing you to enjoy a beer without needing to...More

Thank Keith S
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Have been here a few times over the last month and have eaten twice. The food is very good and the service really friendly. It can get busy so it might be advisable to book at weekends. There is a garden out the back with...More

Thank johnnychips
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Dear all at Ye Olde Two Brewers, Shaftesbury Dorset, in particular Sally, Andy, Maddi and Les. Andrew and I wanted to say a MASSIVE thank you for the fantastic role you and all your staff played in making our wedding day so special. (Friday 3rd...More

1  Thank Abbie F
TwoBrewers2014, Owner at Ye Olde Two Brewers, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2016

Andrew and Abbie, what can we say, we were truly honoured to be part of your magical day, you guys were so amazing, focused and lovely from the very start, and I knew after meeting you both we could collectively create the reception of your...More

Reviewed 24 August 2016

During our trip through GB we stopped off at a beautiful village called "Shaftesbury" it's like stepping back in time. Cobbled streets. thatched roofs, beautiful views and friendly town's folk. We stayed in a 350 year old cottage and "Ye Olde Two Brewers" was only...More

Thank Rod Y
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Visited on the recommendation of our cottage host whilst staying in Shaftesbury - pitched as the "best pub in town". It is a lovely pub, at the bottom of Gold Hill it's a fair walk back up if you need to go that way. We...More

1  Thank JuicyLucyPrice
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Andy and Sally, the proprietors have done an amazing job with building their team and a fantastic environment for all to enjoy. We had a few drinks in the beer garden while the children played on the slide. This was followed by a fantastic meal...More

Thank MrDreyer
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Not the easiest pub to get to but well worth the effort. It's what pubs used to be, a meeting place for all. Several different areas makes it easy to find the area that suits you best, quiet, restaurant or one where you have step...More

Thank incentiveTravelman
Reviewed 20 August 2016

Had a lovely get together at this pub for my Dad's 80th birthday. All the meals were lovely and the staff very helpful and polite. Grandsons enjoyed the skittle alley and we would have enjoyed the garden if the weather had been better. Hoping to...More

Thank barhamshome
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Irene T
9 February 2015|
Response from TwoBrewers2014 | Property representative |
Hi there, it seems you are messaging the wrong venue. We are Ye Olde Two Brewers pub in Shaftesbury and not a hotel. We do not have any letting rooms and also do not have any bad reviews regarding your concerns so please... More
22 December 2014|
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Response from John_D1096378 | Reviewed this property |
My suggestion is that you phone The Brewers. Andy and his staff are very helpful. It is a family pub so my guess is that they have high-chairs.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$21
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Validated Parking
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, View, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 St. James Street, Shaftesbury SP7 8HE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Shaftesbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1747 855477
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Beautiful traditional family run pub at the foot of the famous Gold Hill serving freshly prepared classic pub food and cask ales
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