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“Classic Country Pub”
Review of The Royal Oak

The Royal Oak
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$7 - US$22
Cuisines: British
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Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Dining options: Reservations
Description: The Royal Oak - Andrew & Sarah Fox welcome you to The Royal Oak, their family run, family friendly freehouse in the heart of Dorset. Situated on the A354 between the county town of Dorchester and the North Dorset market town of Blandford; The Royal Oak can be found in the traditional Dorset village of Milborne St Andrew. The pub’s location makes it popular with walkers, locals & tourists alike. Offering delicious food & drink in a warm and welcoming atmosphere, we are sure you will be glad you visited us! The Bar Our delightful main bar and restaurant is full of charm, and we offer a relaxing and comfortable space to regular guests, people passing through and those visiting historic Dorset. We offer a delicious wines, casque mark approved real ales, lagers, ciders and a fabulous soft drink selection for your enjoyment! The Sports Bar We have a separate sports bar, with a darts board, where we show all major sporting events on our two screens. In addition to this we have a skittle alley used by lots of local teams and societies, please enquire if you are interested in using the alley. The Restaurant Our varied menu offers plenty of choice, the emphasis is on fresh, local ingredients and serving quality, traditional pub food. Carvery Our delicious carvery is available Friday lunchtime between 12-2.30 & 6 -8.30, and is available from 12-8 every sunday - booking is essential! The Garden Our spacious pub garden offers a great place for kids to run around and play on our play equipment. with plenty of tables available it is a lovely place to while away long summer evenings. In addition to the main garden we have a small court yard area with direct access to the bar and a tv screen so you can enjoy some fresh air while keeping up to date with sporting events! Dogs welcome Dog allowed in pub
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Excellent food in lovely surrounding's,a good menu to choose from and they also do a fantastic carvery on Fridays and Sunday's well worth a visit to this very friendly pup

Thank David M
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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Had a wonderful meal with the family, amazing service gorgeous food and lovely atmosphere. One of the best Carvery’s I’ve had. Great quality

Thank Mark T
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Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

We stumbled on this place when we were out for the day. Walked through the door to be greeted with a friendly smile and nothing was too much trouble! Menu was very good and very reasonably priced. We decided on the Friday carvery in the end as it smelt and looked so good. We weren’t disappointed. It was delicious. So many vegetables to choose from and the meat was so tasty and lots of it! Will definitely recommend to any one. We will be back sooner rather than later.

Thank sazt123
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Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

We called in purely by chance. Initially the restaurant was fully booked but we were lucky and got a cancellation. We both had the carvery with two types of meat and a fantastic assortment of vegetables. The portions were generous and it was beautifully cooked. Service was extremely polite and efficient. We were called up to get our food to avoid long queues and the waitresses were attentive and helpful throughout. It was a great discovery and I would definitely book if we were in the area again.

Thank Michael W
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Reviewed 21 March 2018

Arrived early which we were pleased because they soon filled up.
Good varied menu with a good specials menu as well.
Very pleasant lady serving us.
Meals were of average prices.

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Thank Enid W
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