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The Saxon Arms at Stratton

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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Value
Atmosphere

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options

Location and contact

Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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Reviewed today via mobile

A lovely evening out with family. All dishes were well presented. Prompt service. Excellent quality food. The first local restaurant we have found that we will return to

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank JaniceDorset
Reviewed 1 week ago

Found the Saxon arms while staying locally,lovely looking pub very comfortable inside lovely real fires good ale and wine service was very friendly and for the standard of the food very quick had belly pork highly recommend and gorgeous deserts can’t fault the pub will...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank wipeoutt
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were a party of 12 and all said how nice it was had given order in a few hours before we got there so everything flowed extremely well. Nice staff serving us and would go again if in the area ,nice feel about the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank alanw679
Reviewed 5 January 2019

The food looks lovely and know people who rave about this pub. There was confusion about our order and the manager (not the landlady because this lady did not have 30 years experience) shouted at our table that we had ordered incorrectly. We hadn't but...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank AntiqKazz
Reviewed 1 January 2019 via mobile

12 of us spent New Years Eve in this pub. The food was out of this world amazing. I had a wonderful pigeon breast starter and cod loin wrapped in prosciutto for my main. As it was New Year’s Eve we treated ourselves to some...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Jack D
Reviewed 1 January 2019

We thought we would try this place for a family get together, service was good and atmosphere was nice but the ham egg and chips lunch was very pure and expensive for very thin cut ham a scattering of chips and cold peas, shall not...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank pilki634
Reviewed 30 December 2018 via mobile

Came in late on a Sunday, 2 of us had roast beef, the other roast turkey. All was delicious, especially the Homemade Yorkshires, which were lovely! We asked for extra roasties and gravy and we’re served with a bowl of 6 more potatoes! Each roast...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Karlee D
Reviewed 26 December 2018 via mobile

Excellent food, top class service, great atmosphere. Very good value for money. Fine selection of ales and wines.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank charleyfarley2016
Reviewed 22 December 2018 via mobile

In spite of a few negative comments we had heard, we had a really lovely lunch at the Saxon Arms! Excellent food, nicely presented, attentive and friendly staff and very nice surroundings. Haven’t been there for a long time and will be sure to come...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Molliana
Reviewed 10 December 2018

Another great family meal. A lovely, cosy Dorset village pub. You can’t get much better than this!!!!

Date of visit: November 2018
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hughr320
27 September 2017|
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Response from gregoryo2013 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don't know the exact opening times. However opening hours & kitchen times vary slightly during the mid-morning/afternoon sessions & again for the evening. Closed each mid-afternoon until early evening.
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