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The Plough Manston Inn & Restaurant

Shaftesbury Road, | Manston, Sturminster Newton DT10 1HB, England (Formerly The Plough Manston Inn & Restaurant)
01258-472484
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Cuisines: Pub
Dining options: Reservations
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- Jul 9, 2014
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Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Auckland, New Zealand
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67 reviews 67 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014 NEW via mobile

We visit this pub about once a year and have a mid day meal with local relatives. Must say that there is a noticeable improvement this year not just the food but also the landlord and table staff. The menu is comprehensive and food was delivered in a reasonable time. Always been good to sample from the variety of ales... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014 NEW via mobile

My partner and I often come to the Plough as we r locals. We love the atmospheree that John and his staff hav brought to Manston. When we come for a drink it usually ends up bein 3 and dinner aswell!

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Blandford
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014 via mobile

Came in for my 21st birthday Will most definitely be coming back, food was exquisite, service was brilliant and with a smile! Portions were great especially for the price, when inquired found all the meat was from a local butcher which is always a plus in my opinion Great pub Great food Great service Will be back

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Templecombe, null, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed our meal at the plough. Nothing was too much trouble, will definitely be returning, lovely bar staff lovely pub and food. Looking forward to visiting when a band are playing Darren and Julie brown

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Had a very enjoyable evening at The Plough, the food was excellent, good value, the staff always smiling and happy to engage you in conversation, will visit regularly!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014 via mobile

Stopped off for a cheeky lunch to be very pleased with this lovely country pub,fantastic food amazing service and atmosphere :) definitely going to go back . couldn't ask for a better way to spend my afternoon

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Dorset
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

We last visited this pub about a year ago and were not impressed (see review for 19th June). We returned on Bank Holiday Monday to a very different welcome. The food that we ate - the pie of the day and veggie burger - were really tasty and great value for money. Service was great too and nothing was too... More

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Somerset
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

My family and I were fortunate to come across The plough in Manston, while on holiday in Dorset. I say fortunate as the service from the staff was outstanding. The food was excellent. My husband ordered the ploughmans. It was unbelievable. I would recommend it to all. The atmosphere in the bar is very welcoming. And to top it all... More

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Blandford Forum, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

we were let down by another pub, so tried the plough on the off chance, they made a space for us and the meal was lovely, and at a very reasonable price.

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7 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

Rang to check opening times and was met by a cheery voice who said they were open all day. We went for an early evening meal and as expected it was quiet but the people in the pub, including the customers at the bar, were friendly and welcoming. We have visited this pub a few times over the years but... More

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