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The Scott Arms

££ - £££, British,
West Street | Kingston, Corfe Castle BH20 5LH, England
+44 1929 480270
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good30%
  • Average15%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible10%
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“rice” (11 reviews)
“prawns” (12 reviews)
“pork” (14 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
West Street | Kingston, Corfe Castle BH20 5LH, England
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1 - 10 of 755 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

We ate here twice over the long weekend we were in this part of Dorset. That should tell you something about the quality of the ale and food. On a clear day you can enjoy stunning views across the valley to Corfe Castle. We had...More

Thank AndyReflect
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Stopped off here for a lunch while walking, was very quiet when we arrived, ordered drinks soup and sandwiches. When the food arrived soup was fine , sandwiches were very poor for the quantity and cost, everything straight out of a packet bulked out with...More

Thank MoretonBoy
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Poor experience - family birthday meal There were 4 of us ,3 meals arrived and we waited a further 5 mins for the last meal. 2 meals were nice , but the jerk chicken meal the rice was cold , the fish and chip meal...More

1  Thank Jane F
Reviewed 6 days ago

What on earth has happened to this lovely pub. We have visited it many times over the years and the food has always been excellent. Unfortunately, on this occasion, it was awful, to be honest. Firstly, when the drinks were delivered to our table the...More

2  Thank bb55UK
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want to visit, are of a certain age and have the time and a bus pass, catch the bus that travels between Corfe and Swanage and save yourself the trouble of finding a parking space. The car park is not large enough to...More

2  Thank Bon444
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a recent early evening meal for two. Service was very good, bangers and mash excellent but the Clam Chowder although tasty was over cooked with the meat from the fish having disintegrated.

1  Thank Duncan F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice friendly, prompt service, good fish and chip meal and good beer and ice cream Parking adequate but external lighting could be better

Thank Francis B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

View is fantastic over Corfe and Poole Harbour.. thats about as good as it got. We were a party of five, the pub was very quiet. The menu is not extensive, but we ordered our food and waited and waited a bit more. Two meals...More

4  Thank MrsHeckers
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fab location and really handy for bus to Corfe and Swanage. Good food and staff were friendly - particularly the girl who welcomed us on the first day and introduced the gins . Unfortunately our room was cob webby and on returning on second day...More

2  Thank Chris C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This pub is well worth a visit not only for the fantastic views and garden but the lovey feel of this Inn, its a bit like a tardies there are so many different rooms, nooks and crannies that you can sit in and have a...More

Thank lesg80
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Clare L
4 February 2015|
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Response from gordonxwalker | Reviewed this property |
There are different parts of the location. We had a very nice meal in a part of the pub that allowed dogs. Take your dog and enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, View, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: West Street | Kingston, Corfe Castle BH20 5LH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Isle of Purbeck  >  Corfe Castle
  • Phone Number: +44 1929 480270
A great pub in an amazing location. Food and drink delicious with a Caribbean BBQ all summer.
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