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The Sandford

££ - £££, British,
Sandford Rd, Wareham, Sandford, Wareham BH20 7AE, England
+44 1929 550800
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good20%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“nuggets” (6 reviews)
“parsnips” (7 reviews)
“fish and chips” (19 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Sandford Rd, Wareham, Sandford, Wareham BH20 7AE, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Choice of 3 meats including hog roast. Plenty of fresh veg. Perfect and bought Christmas tree or two on the way out!

Thank geoffshilt
Reviewed 7 November 2017

We went for a meal here on Sunday to enjoy what we thought would be a nice meal, very dissapointed we had beef which was almost running off the plate in the blood where not cooked unable to be cut up and very Unapertissing for...More

Thank bestmummy
lotstodo1, Owner at The Sandford, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2017

Dear Best Mummy, I am very sorry that you have felt the need to share this review as you put it. And I would like to state from the start that I would very much appreciate if you would call me on 07515255828 to talk...More

Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

The dark haired lady we presume was the owner/manager?? Anyway she was extremely helpful we had the table with 4 seats in the bar for Sunday hog roast. Because the restaurant was full. We where extremely happy with the bar area. The food was delicious...More

Thank annabelle79frane
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

had a lovely evening with the family, the food was lovely, nice atmosphere anf brilliant service. we will definitely be coming back.

Thank Georgia C
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

Very friendly, welcoming, attentive staff. The food portions were ample and well presented. We spent a pleasant couple of hours chatting and eating.

Thank Pam S
Reviewed 23 October 2017

We (family of 2 adults & 2 children) stopped here by chance this Saturday evening by chance. The staff were quick to find us a table and were very friendly. Both my husband and myself, ordered one of the homemade burgers. Well these were fabulous!...More

Thank Leah R
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

We visited The Sandford a fortnight ago and had a very enjoyable meal in the conservatory. The staff were friendly and helpful, the service was quick, and the food was lovely. Fast forward to today; what a difference a fortnight can make. We tried to...More

Thank James R
Reviewed 16 October 2017

I've lost count of the times that I have this place over the years. Anyway, after becoming bogged down in a traffic jam, decided to try it a couple of months ago, and have been back 3 times, each time on a Sunday. At time...More

1  Thank DorsetColinUK
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Called in here for lunch yesterday after passing many times. I had the Cod and chips and my wife had lasagne. Food quality was perfect and the lady that served us was very professional and pleasant. The only minor let down for me was the...More

Thank nicandad
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

We found this place by chance when on holiday and were very impressed. Good food, well priced, and a good pint of beer. Nice garden, dog/child friendly.. we ended up going back on the last night before coming home!

Thank Pacman202
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Questions & Answers
Kim F
22 October 2017|
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Response from BGirl79 | Reviewed this property |
Hello :) Yes you can walk comfortably from there to the pub via the forest :) Some lovely views. Mxx
Roger T
13 June 2017|
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Response from Janet N | Reviewed this property |
Yes I am
Janet w
10 April 2017|
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Response from lotstodo1 | Property representative |
Hi, We do allow dogs in the pub.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$33
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sandford Rd, Wareham, Sandford, Wareham BH20 7AE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Wareham  >  Sandford
  • Phone Number: +44 1929 550800
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The NEW Sandford and NEW Owners have bought this local pub into the 21st century !! Still with its public bar serving Real Local Ales and a great range of lagers and wines it now boasts one of the best dining experiences in Dorset. Offering a wide range of delicious Home Made dishes to tantalize your taste buds any time of the day. We are proud to have revamped the Animal Sanctuary and Childrens Play Area aswell as working on land ready for our New Party Venue for 2015. Visit or Revisit us to see the changes !!
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