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The Scott Arms

££ - £££, British,
West Street | Kingston, Corfe Castle BH20 5LH, England
+44 1929 480270
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good29%
  • Average15%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible11%
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Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
West Street | Kingston, Corfe Castle BH20 5LH, England
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Reviewed yesterday

We holiday in Dorset a few times a year. Our visits to this pub are a real treat. The food is fabulous and hospitality second to none. This year we had our reactive border terrier pup who barks at everything. They accommodated us in a...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Woomy18
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Party of five, we turned up one rainy Thursday evening with no reservation and were welcomed right in. We all ordered different things with some off the menu, and some off the specials board. Some in our party required gluten free options and were catered...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank PRobbbbo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The view overlooks Corfe Castle through the telescope in the garden one can see almost to Wimborne. Great selection of food and uncompromising service. Our room had king size bed and bathroom as large as many hotels bedroom. I love waking up to a powerful...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Laurence M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for lunch. Myself and my dog were made very welcome. Fabulous game stew and dumplings washed down with a well kept pint of IPA. Definitely recommend a visit. Stunning views to Corfe Castle on a clear day.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank petram207
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great pub, very welcoming. Dinner and breakfast both very good, and views across to Corfe are stunning!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank leesont
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Staying at nearby wedding venue, walked the 5 mins down the road to The Scott Arms for dinner. Enjoyed a delicious Moroccan Spiced Stew and several glasses of excellent Rose served by friendly and helpful staff. The fire was burning in wood burner adding to...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank RobOxted
Reviewed 3 November 2018

I was staying locally with my boyfriend and we went for a pint and then later went back for dinner. Very expensive, you order at the bar and then they bring your food to the table. The food was alright but I wouldn't recommend the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Emily R
Reviewed 1 November 2018

Straight off the coast path and extremely thirsty.I only ordered a lime and soda. The barman told me the soda was free so I was paying for the shot of lime. £2.00!! Ridiculous. Drank up and left-no one should pay £2.00 for a shot of...More

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank Stephen J
Reviewed 28 October 2018

Lovely views across Corfe Castle , but a very average cup of tea @ £ 2.50 REALLY. &what made matters worse was we waited 25 mins for it ! , the gut told me their was only 2 peps serving , this was 3.30 on...More

Date of visit: October 2018
3  Thank Martin H
Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

Stopped by about 12.45pm after a walk in the area. Wasn't very busy. I ordered the chicken supreme, doiphnoise potatoes, seasonal veg -£18 ish - bit pricy. Very tasty, good flavours in sauce. Then ordered treacle sponge with ice cream £6.95- seemed expensive for a...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Laura C
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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, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
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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