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US$3 - US$16
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Cafe, British
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 28 October 2020 via mobile

What a fabulous lunch! We were lucky to walk in and get a table after a short wait. The home cooked in first class. Might need to come back to Wareham just so we can eat here again.

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 24 October 2020 via mobile

Went here for breakfast on our last day. Member of staff was a bit grumpy and not overly welcoming. Went fir the full breakfast which was really expensive at 12.95 but we were trav home and not stopping for lunch. Good plateful of food ,...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 24 October 2020

Visited for Sunday roast and there was no veggie option. The staff were fairly friendly and I said if there was a veg gravy I would have a roast. My roast arrived with gravy on the side because it was meat gravy. I would not...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 23 October 2020

Went in this Am 1 x bacon sandwich 1 x sausage and egg sandwich 1 x reg coffee 1 x tea and 2 sausage rolls to takeaway.... Just a bit over the top at £27-50!! We are locals and this has put us off going...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 3 October 2020

We all love the Salt Pig... we have been getting quiches regularly - as take aways - these past months... Today - unfortunately - I was not happy... I paid my £4.95 for a piece of quiche - the member of staff was clearly struggling...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 30 September 2020

Shame that whenever you find a traditional style outlet for food it has to be so expensive.How can a sausage roll cost £ 5.00.

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 12 May 2020

These people work so hard in providing locally caught Fish, Carbs, Lobsters plus locally sourced Pork, Beef, Lamb, Chickens, etc. And they provide a sitdown cafe/restaurant with a range of delicious meals all cooked on-site... With so much more to see and taste... it's a...More

Date of visit: May 2020
Reviewed 17 March 2020 via mobile

Had lunch with a friend. On recommendation I chose the quiche with two salad sides. Simply the best quiche I've ever had. The pastry was crisp and crumbly. A deep, light and delicious quiche! At last some decent salads. I had bean and orange and...More

Date of visit: March 2020
Reviewed 4 February 2020

Went for lunch and ordered beef sandwich. The beef was lovely and the side order of roasted new potatoes was good. The bread, at least an inch thick totally overwhelmed the beef. The crusts, though fresh, we’re just too big. However, the most disappointing part...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed 26 January 2020 via mobile

Great place, good food, good coffee and what looked like a super Sunday roast., It's a tiny place so book if you want a table.

Date of visit: January 2020
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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
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Salt Pig
    Does The Salt Pig offer takeaway?
    Yes, The Salt Pig offers takeaway services.
    Does The Salt Pig offer delivery?
    Yes, The Salt Pig offers delivery services.
    How is The Salt Pig rated?
    The Salt Pig is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4.5
    • Atmosphere: 4.5