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The Gainsborough Arms

Open Now: 12:00 PM - 2:30 PM, 5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Open today: 12:00 PM - 2:30 PM, 5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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Great pub

Great Sunday roast Big breakfast on Saturday amazing Welcoming environment Well worth a visit... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Tracy c
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Mrs

Brilliant venue fabulous carvery Sunday's and Wednesday Quiz lots of sports New refurbishment... read more

Reviewed August 22, 2018
FionaC2214
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2 days ago
“Great pub”
Aug 22, 2018
“Mrs”
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The Gainsborough Arms is in the village of Milborne port just off the high street. Our menu it traditional pub food. We have a large beer garden with children play area. We are dog friendly but all dogs must be kept on leads.
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74 Gainsborough, Milborne Port DT9 5BB, England
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+44 1963 250330
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great Sunday roast Big breakfast on Saturday amazing Welcoming environment Well worth a visit family's welcome

Thank Tracy c
Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

Brilliant venue fabulous carvery Sunday's and Wednesday Quiz lots of sports New refurbishment coming in september

1  Thank FionaC2214
Reviewed June 21, 2018

Good Value Meal. Plenty of choice to suit most tastes. Meals were served in good time and were delicious.

Thank Linda H
Reviewed September 27, 2015

A friendly village inn well used by the locals who are so welcoming and friendly. Serves traditional pub food at excellent prices also real ale.

Thank susan c
Reviewed July 29, 2015

Good Ales, good food that's economically priced, and really friendly staff. It is threatened by Big Business to be demolished to make way for a Shed for a convenience store. This would remove a vital, vibrant and viable meeting and eating place for the community....More

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Reviewed February 8, 2015

Our lovely pub is facing the Bulldozer, just because someone thinks that might make more money for them. Marstons sold hundreds of pubs in 2014 and New River Retail bought many of them. They now wish to Bulldoze it and build an ugly rectangular building...More

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Reviewed October 25, 2014

I was out with a local shoot and we had arranged to go here for lunch. We had previously eaten here but it had been expensive and pretty poor but we had been told that the management had changed so we were looking forward to...More

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Reviewed April 27, 2014

The music night brought in a mix of people but what was nice was that there were conversations across tables and people standing at the bar. It felt like a private party. The hosts Vicki and Steve ensured all guests were spoken to and kept...More

1  Thank karen s
Reviewed February 25, 2014

Went here last Saturday with dog and the people could not have been nicer though there was a collie x at the bar who was obviously local who was a bit angry looking and grrrry. Strangers we were, though. Cosy bar with real fire and...More

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