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The Old Bakery


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Reviewed 9 September 2018

With only four tables, you’re competing with the locals. We were refugees from Alfred’s Kitchen, our usual haunt which is closed for refurbishment - hope it keeps its olde worlde charm. This place is down the far end of the High Street, away from Gold...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank David232
Reviewed 4 September 2018

How nice to eat in a lovely dining room, with decent tablecloths and cutlery to match the wonderful food. This sort of place is hard to find nowadays. Make the most of it before the owner retires! PS: The potatoes are amazing.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Richard A
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

This is a small, quiet, friendly restaurant with white tablecloths and English home cooking. The menu (on a blackboard) is small & the food is beautifully cooked. The prices are very good too. Highly recommended.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank ElizabethofEngland
Reviewed 17 August 2018

You wouldn't know this restaurant was here as it is so discreet so it partly seems a shame to promote it as part of its charm is the quiet and privacy and a the wonderful nostalgic feel it evokes. Apparently however it has been in...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

Lovely honest, tasty food, in a quaint front room, converted for dining. Gentle and good service. Delicious food. I really enjoyed the Nut roast with a mushroom sauce. The vegetables on the side were perfect, particularly the sauteed potatoes. I was too full for Pudding....More

Date of visit: May 2018
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Reviewed 19 February 2018

I used to visit this restaurant regularly, but had not been back to Shaftesbury for over ten years. We thought that we would have a look and were surprised to find that it is still open. The lady who runs it has been there for...More

Date of visit: February 2018
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