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    The Acorn Inn

    28 Fore Street, Evershot DT2 0JW, England
    011 44 1935 83228
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    Reviewed September 6, 2017

    Very friendly pub. Good food both at lunch and evening. A lovely Beer Garden. Car parking available. The pub is found in the Dorset countryside and I believe was the inn in one of Thomas Hardys books.

    Thank English4traveller
    Response from ACNJR, General Manager at The Acorn InnResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear English4traveller Thank you for your review. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your experience at the Acorn. We hope to see you again very soon! Best Wishes, Natalie & Richard

    Reviewed September 4, 2017 via mobile

    Stayed for two nights including dinner. It was absolutely great. The food is fantastic as are the staff who can't do enough for you. This is our second stay and won't be our last. We stayed in Evershead, a lovely room. Our special thanks to...More

    Thank Carole200
    Response from ACNJR, General Manager at The Acorn InnResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Carole200 Thank you very much for your review. We are so happy to hear that your found the food & staff fantastic. Thank you for coming back to stay with us and we will look forward to seeing you again in the near future!...More

    Reviewed August 28, 2017

    We dropped in on a Sunday late afternoon and was offered a table at the pub. The food was sumptuous - outstanding leg of lamb and trio of pork - and the atmosphere was relaxed and the staff most gracious. A very memorable meal.More

    Thank UKtraveler8
    Response from ACNJR, General Manager at The Acorn InnResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear UKtraveler8 Thank you for your review. We are all very happy that you found the food to be outstanding, our summer lamb and trio of pork are very popular dishes and we are glad that you enjoyed it in a relaxed atmosphere. We hope...More

    Reviewed August 21, 2017

    My wife and I stayed here in August 2017 for two nights, to celebrate our wedding anniversary. The rolling hills of North West Dorset welcome you to Evershot, a lovely village with little in the way of amenities. On arrival, we parked in the car...More

    Thank robski_korsikoff
    Response from ACNJR, General Manager at The Acorn InnResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear robski_korsikoff Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely detailed review of the Acorn! We always aim to give our guests a friendly welcome and it is brilliant to read that you were met with a smile and genuine enthusiasm. We...More

    Reviewed August 18, 2017

    My wife and I found this lovely hotel where the dog was as welcome as the people in all areas - a refreshing change. There were several others in our position and none of the dogs were tiresome, dirty or badly behaved. Our dog is...More

    Thank Mike W
    Response from ACNJR, General Manager at The Acorn InnResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Mike W Thank you very much for your review of the Acorn Inn. We are delighted that you found us to be comfortable, the food to be very good and our staff attentive and helpful. We always aim to make sure people have a...More

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    Response from WessexRed | Reviewed this property |
    Definitely a dog friendly place. They are made to feel very welcome. Just a couple of points though: I believe that one of the restaurant rooms is a dog free zone for those who don't appreciate animals when they are eating... More
    jinny b
    February 2, 2015|
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    Dear Mrs Bond, thanks so much for your message. Would you mind emailing it to us as the message has not come through clearly. Many thanks, Alex
    Room Tips
    "Hope cove was an excellent room even though it was above the bar there was no noise after 11pm not a problem..."
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    "The Evershot Suite was a good choice for a girls' trip."
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    "Rooms to the rear are quieter."
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    "If travelling with a large dog, ask staff for a suitably sized room. Ours was fine for our small dog."
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