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All 4 Cerne Abbas Restaurants

The Giant Inn

24, Long Street, Cerne Abbas DT2 7JF, England
1300 341441
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Watford, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Having been here a number of times in the passed four year, It does good beers pub food which is good and fairly cheap. locals friendly has a skittle alley out the back and it's a dog friendly pub and children welcome.

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Dorchester, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

We have eaten at the Giant Inn 3 or 4 times recently,mainly lunches, when on a walk and it is always a welcoming, friendly place to stop. The food is excellent and very good value for money especially compared to most other pubs in the area, some of which charge ridiculous prices. Proper pub food at its best and good... More

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Sydney, Canada
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

We liked everything about this family oriented pub. There was a lot of activity, laughing, and conversation but it was not noisy or overbearing. The food was delicious and plentiful and both staff and other patrons were friendly and helpful. A great place to enjoy an evening meal.

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St.Augustine
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101 reviews 101 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

A real local pup where the locals frequent. The food was good pub food. The costs were reasonable. It is dog friendly.

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Dorchester, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2013

This is a very relaxed pub where people go to meet and chat. the food is excellent value for money. Walkers and dogs welcome.

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Southampton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2013

Four of us went to the Giant, for lunch on 6th June. The beer was very good indeed and the meal was good quality and not overpriced. The pub is very dog friendly and the landlord, landlady and the staff were very friendly. All in all I would recommend this pub as a "good honest traditional English pub" and we... More

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UK
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24 reviews 24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2013

Proper local pub with a mix of friendly locals and traditional pub fare. We had the Game Casserole from the specials board and the Gammon Steak from the menu. Both were excellent and good value for money. Not a restaurant pretending to be a pub but a real pub. Brilliant

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Crewkerne, England, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2013

A warme welcome on a cold day. We were ushered in, placed in front of a roaring fire and served a welcome real ale for him and decaff coffee for me. We were entertained by the arrival of the local ale dray woman....

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Sheffield
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71 reviews 71 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2013

Situated on the main street of Cerne, on the right, the Giant has been a pub for nearly 120 years, Serving good, honest English pub fare (pies, mash, fish etc) it is well worth a visit if you are looking for a good wholesome meal, and well kept beer.

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Brussels, Belgium
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2012

I was there for lunch at the beginning of August and I had the best steak and ale pie I have ever had and it was served with superb homemade mashed potatoes. Friendly service.

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