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The Salt Pig

6 North Street, Wareham BH20 4AF, England
+44 1929 550673
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“quiche” (89 reviews)
“pies” (21 reviews)
“lamb” (23 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
££ - £££
6 North Street, Wareham BH20 4AF, England
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1 - 10 of 452 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Booked ahead as we were a larger party. Very accommodating. We had various hot meals all of which were delicious, also 2 vegetarian choices which looked good and apparently tasted good. Very laid back atmosphere and no pressure to hurry. Good value and delicious

Thank Jane429
Reviewed 2 days ago

We had Sunday lunch at the Saltpig yesterday. There were 5 in our party including a vegetarian and a vegan. We had forewarned the staff and the chef kindly offered to cook our vegan guest a bespoke dish. On top of that one of the...More

Thank Eagle7345
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Such a lovely relaxing restaurant with quality tasting food suburbs service from staff. Would highly recommend *****

Thank No1goldenheart
Reviewed 1 week ago

They've really taken local sourcing to the next level here, and try and source as far as possible from Purbeck. The food is super fresh, tasty, and really reasonably priced. It's got a nice atmosphere in here, and lots of Purbeck food for sale too.

Thank Leila G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We popped in for a coffee. It’s an unusual cafe, quite small but very interesting. One side is a butchers selling what looked like some high quality meats and the other a cafe serving home cooked dishes as well as homemade cakes and drinks. The...More

Thank AndyM12345
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Whilst over in Purbeck we researched Wareham for breakfast and Salt Pig came up trumps. We arrived at just after 8:30 on a Sunday morning, were the first table there, but even though just open the staff were brilliant!! Great chap waiter who was attentive,...More

Thank Paul W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A ltlle c9sy bit lovely food full flavoured and locally sourced More expensive than some other eateries. However the quiche is heavenly.

Thank maria_mim_uk
Reviewed 15 December 2017

Lovely café serving BIG portions of lovely cake - recommend the Carrot cake. Warm and comfortable. Nice for watching the world go by...

Thank colin b
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

Stopped off before going to pull a pine tree for breakfast. Lovely small and friendly cafe with shop on site. All breakfasts are freshly cooked from order. We had full English...well worth the wait. Really good sausage and fried egg was almost perfect....but I am...More

1  Thank Rachel158
Reviewed 5 November 2017

A small cafe cum deli in the centre of Wareham that does great food. We had a delicious lunch on our most recent visit and were really pleased to hear they opened another place in Swanage as it's really short of decent places to eat...More

Thank ToMSrs
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Questions & Answers
10 March 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from stevec8126511 | Reviewed this property |
Too late now probably but you can book. We did
28 July 2016|
Response from rotterdam0892 | Reviewed this property |
According to their website, opening hours are as follows: Monday - Friday 8am - 7pm Weekends 8am - 10pm
Martin H
22 July 2016|
Response from rotterdam0892 | Reviewed this property |
They always do but if you are worried, give them a call.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$16
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 North Street, Wareham BH20 4AF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Wareham
  • Phone Number: +44 1929 550673
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