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The Blue Boar

RR - RRR, British,
Dear Hay Lane, Poole BH15 1NE, England
+44 1202 682247
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (15 reviews)
“pie” (3 reviews)
“sunday roast” (2 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 23:00 Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Dear Hay Lane, Poole BH15 1NE, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went for a party at this venue, situated in the cellar basement it was perfect, enough room to dance, serve food and get a drink from the bar without being knocked. Only one person serving which did lead to having to wait a while to...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 6rahamParkes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've walked past this place 100 times, and it never appealed to draw me in...abit rough I'd say from those I've seen around the area. That said, my man and I decided to nip in for a swift drink before we headed home! I ordered...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Rafah S
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

We popped into the Blue Boar without booking and were met with friendly staff who were able to seat us for our Sunday dinner. The menu is simple but has something for everyone. The courses are very reasonably priced. The staff are all chatty, down...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Rargent
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

We held a reunion at the Blue Boar. It is a pub which is full of military memorabilia. We had a curry buffet which was very bland and unexciting. However worth a visit just to look at all the military history on the walls.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Chixychax
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

My husband and I have just moved to the area and popped in for a drink and quick meal. We were really pleasantly surprised. Friendly and hospitable. Great food. I’m a vegetarian and the veg burger was Fab. Well done to all at the Blue...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank jodi2014
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

Well done mix of old world pub and new world music downstairs. The bar staff were great, the food was good, solid and tasty pub food, everything from proper pub pie to (oddly enough) brick oven pizza! The atmosphere is quite charming - Poole actually...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank jinzoningen
Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

Went last Friday night lovely pub lovely fireplace, and nicely decorated tables. We had booked we fish and chips two for twelve pounds. Good price expected better quality fish, as near quay. Meal was fish chips peas tartar sauce lemon, would have been nice if...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank sandyrenal
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

We just popped in for a quick lunch and chose the fish & chips for two for twelve pounds , great value for money and excellent food very friendly service and a great atmosphere. We'll definitely be back on our next to Poole.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank robertmarkp2016
Reviewed 21 March 2018

Came here last night to listen to their open mic night and was very impressed, there is a couple of large open fires and the decorations are very quaint, all in all we enjoyed ourselfs and would highly recommend. Also they allow dogs.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank FloydOnForever
Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

We attended the engagement party of a close friend here on Saturday night. It was a great venue with a big room upstairs to accommodate everyone. There was an unattended coat room and bathroom facilities on the sand floor. The dedicated upstairs bar was busy...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank RHI12292
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4 March 2016|
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Response from Beachbabe60plus | Reviewed this property |
Sure the Blue Boar will help they also have a room upstairs.
Kelvin K
18 March 2015|
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Response from veronica c | Reviewed this property |
There is a multi story car park near the quay, there is also parking along the quayside at the end of the quay, it is not far to walk from either of these.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dear Hay Lane, Poole BH15 1NE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Poole
  • Phone Number: +44 1202 682247
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