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The Willett Arms

2 Oakley Hill, | Oakley, Wimborne Minster, England
01202-88-31-44
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Cuisines: English
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Poole, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

This should be good but is just average. We have been several times and have always thought the food is unexceptional. The young staff try hard but once we were abandoned for about an hour and it wasn't even busy. Just a little more effort all round would move this pub from average to excellent

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Wimborne Minster, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Good menu with a slight twist - not the usual pub fare. Food good quality and not too expensive. On the plus side, can use Gourmet card, on the down side service tends to be slow. Overall, worth a visit.

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Wimborne, null, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

My partner and I shared a sunday roast platter for 2 at the Willet Arms and were left hungry and disappointed. One small leg of chicken, a thin slice of Pork a tiny bit of crackling and tiny slice of beef, 3 very small roast potatoes 1 sausage wrapped in bacon and one yorkshire. It would've been just enough for... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014 via mobile

Went with my partner and nan. Ordered at 12:20 didnt get our starters until after 1pm. When we did it was pathetic and not worth waiting for. I had the fried Brie and it wasn't plesant. The apricot "compot" was more like whole apricots with alittle jelly. We than waited a further 20minutes for our mains. I had the lamb... More

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Poole, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Four of us visited today for Sunday lunch. We wish we hadn't bothered. We ordered four roast dinners which when they turned up were almost cold and there was only enough veg for two. The waitress had a bit of an attitude so spoke to Manageress. She was very accommodating and apologetic and arranged for replacements which she kindly hurried... More

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Poole, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
230 reviews 230 reviews
149 restaurant reviews
98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

It was very quiet when we arrived 1.00 lunchtime, but soon became busier. There was a choice of a fixed priced deal, a special dish or choices from the menu, which were quite varied. We plumped for a starter and main special. All most acceptable. We were tempted to a dessert (not much room) but enjoyed nevertheless. Staff very pleasant... More

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Bournemouth
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124 reviews 124 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

Decided to give it another go and wished I hadn't bothered. There were quite a few items on the menu which weren't available. We were told we could have scampi so decided on starter and main course on the fixed price option. The waitress then told us that we couldn't have the scampi after all as their deep fat fryer... More

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Ringwood, United Kingdom
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68 reviews 68 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

I was here with a few friends for a birthday celebration. We were quite demanding, wanting things that weren't on the menu and changing our minds but nothing was too much trouble. The food was delicious, excellently cooked and beautifully presented. We had a discount voucher making the bill extremely good value but even at full price it would have... More

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Strongly advise a visit. Excellent food, customer service, and atmosphere. Food arrived promptly and presented very well, can not fault this place in any way at all.

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Shaftesbury, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Just had a fabulous lunch for a family party of 7; the manageress went above and beyond to cope with some of our strange requests!, and the young man serving was an absolute charmer, who couldn't have been more helpful. Great furnishings, the seating areas were comfortable, stylish & and well looked after. Menu interesting, reasonably priced, and food well... More

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Address: 2 Oakley Hill, | Oakley, Wimborne Minster, England
Phone Number: 01202-88-31-44
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Wimborne Minster
Cuisine: English

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