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Lower Bockhampton, Dorchester DT2 8PZ, England
+44 (0)1305 262382
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Ranked #1 of 107 Restaurants in Dorchester
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $45 - $54
Cuisines: French
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

We have been visiting Jamie and his family for over 4 years. The food and service is what brings us back time after time. Jamie prides himself with cooking the best local food. The country side surrounding the area is fantastic walking. Its a great place to visit. So much so will be going again shortly.

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Manchester
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36 reviews 36 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Food and value was top notch, worth paying more to experience it, would go back to eat again.....................................................

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Dorchester, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Went for overnight stay for wedding anniversary. As usual, the food was amazing, the service excellent and the setting lovely. Just booked again for birthday celebration in March.

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Spaxton, United Kingdom
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140 reviews 140 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
254 helpful votes 254 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

I read the reviews and like so many other places expected good. Well was I blown away surprise is an understatement, this place is a little diamond. Yes it is little, but very big on quality, service comfort and friendly staff. £37.50 for a three course dinner, great value but by the time they throw in a few extras such... More 

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Fantastic. five star food with great service. The whole experience was delightful and throughly wonderful evening in a lovely little village.

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Poole, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

lovely setting and comfortable room - food delightful and good value including superb breakfast. Will come again.

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Dorset
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Wonderful food and service. Highly recommend Yalbury Cottage for a dining special occasion. We also had our Wedding reception here in 2012 which was amazing.

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Weymouth, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

Delicious food, courteously delivered, in a lovely cottage setting. Friendly attentive staff the only problem is they're so popular it's hard to get a table in the future - what a pleasant problem to have!

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Southampton, England, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

Really great tasting food, beautifully presented, good sized portions (not crazy big, but generous, I just managed to fit in 3 courses) and great service. I was particularly impressed with the imaginative options they presented for one member of the party with dietary restrictions, we didn llet them know in advance, but even then in most places that means just... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Yalbury Cottage is a gem. We are local so just eat there but we have sent friends who tell us that the accommodation is great too. The food is simply wonderful and good value

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Address: Lower Bockhampton, Dorchester DT2 8PZ, England
Phone Number: +44 (0)1305 262382
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Dorchester
Average Prices: USD 45 - 54
Cuisine: French

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