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The Elm Tree

££ - £££, British,
Shop Lane | Langton Herring, Weymouth DT3 4HU, England
+44 1305 871257
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible12%
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“herring” (18 reviews)
“scallops” (27 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00 Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Shop Lane | Langton Herring, Weymouth DT3 4HU, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Dinner was okay but thought a little expensive after some of the places we went to over the week. Toilets were not terribly nice and staff were not over friendly.

Thank deniseannstorey
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I eat there tonight for the first time. Food, especially the fish excellent which is not surprising given that the landlady informed us that her husband ran a local fish company, specialising in scollops I think. Service quick and friendly so could...More

Thank chrisSue_10
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely lunch. Beautiful turbot cooked to perfection. Love that Elm Tree is not a pretentious gastro pub. The quality food speaks for itself. All locally sourced food. A memorable yummy lunch!

Thank Julia K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

SIXTEEN of us ordered very varied dishes and great food was served so quickly and efficiently that we were all able to start our meal without any disjointed and embarrassing waiting. Congratulations to the two chefs who achieved that. Bar staff and waitress all pleasant,...More

Thank Heather H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Found by accident whilst camping, staff were amazing & the lady owner is very knowledgeable and friendly. The food was amazing (vegetarian) & the garden was EXTREMELY pleasant to eat in. They are dog-friendly & we felt very 'at home',.... couldn't recommend the elm tree...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This really is a very good carvery. The roast potatoes were not tough, like they had been kept warm for a long time. These roasties tasted fresh, nice and crispy and fluffy in the middle. You can tell the difference between quality and cheap meat....More

Thank morwenna2018
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

Good place for a drink after a walk along the fleet Can’t comment on the food as we did not eat here Convenient place to park if one is going for a coastal walk. But obviously customers only

Thank Albia-Newton
Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

Lovely pub in beautiful village. We stopped for lunch with 2 dogs and you cannot imagine a more beautiful village and local pub. Very dog friendly, we shared the ploughman’s lunch . Great service and lovely fresh food. I was a little disappointed with the...More

Thank Alexandra S
Reviewed 29 April 2018

We have been coming to The Elm Tree for a number of years now. We absolutely love their Sunday Carvery although we have purchased other items from their menu and always found the food to be very good. Today as always, the roast was excellent,...More

Thank LittleBear1234567
Reviewed 25 April 2018

Booked for Sunday lunch as it had been recommended. The carvery lunch was very good, choice of turkey and beef, roast potatoes and a good selection of vegetables and gravy. Choice of puddings some can be added to carvery for the two course option. Great...More

Thank 66AMS
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop Lane | Langton Herring, Weymouth DT3 4HU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Weymouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1305 871257
The Elm Tree is a 16th century inn set in the picturesque village of Langton Herring, close to the Fleet lagoon on Chesil Beach in Dorset All food is home cooked and fish and game arebeing specialities. Local real ales and cider are served from the barrel. There is a pretty, sunken garden and a large paddock providing extra parking The area is popular with walkers who are welcome to park in the grounds if they are returning as customers. Dogs are welcome
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