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The Chetnole Inn

Chetnole, Sherborne DT9 6NU, England
+44 1935 872337
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ham” (4 reviews)
“warm welcome” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Chetnole, Sherborne DT9 6NU, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Pleasant village pub in picturesque Dorset.Both had homemade steak pie.Very tender meat with good selection of vegetables on the side

Thank ctw626
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Booked a table for lunch though it was quiet when we arrived. Given a warm welcome by the landlord and when asked about the cider on offer was offered a sample before ordering. Good choice of ales and cider. Extensive wine list at reasonable cost....More

Thank clara c
Reviewed May 17, 2017

I booked for a family meal with relatives coming from Hampshire and no one was disappointed. The menu was limited, which was a pleasure to see giving us all confidence in good quality cooked food being served to us. The 5 of us had various...More

Thank Sue H
Reviewed April 28, 2017 via mobile

Busy Sunday lunchtime . Great atmosphere. Big family get together to mark a string of birthdays. They did well. And the roasts were very good. Great beers as well.

Thank Mike B
Reviewed April 17, 2017 via mobile

On our way home we needed lunch. Fortunately there's a brown sign on the A37 directing us to a 'knife and fork' which turned out to be the Chetnole Inn. What a great place! Proper old and beamed but great 'modern' menu. Not pub food....More

Thank Jonny W
Reviewed April 13, 2017

The Chetnole Inn is a small pub in a quiet village, that served us with great food over a very enjoyable three night stay. Even though the menu wasn't that long, I still left wishing I'd had another evening to try more dishes. Local ingredients,...More

Thank Ben S
Reviewed March 24, 2017 via mobile

This is a great pub with a chef who obviously understands good food. A good sign is a relatively short menu but all the ingredients were top notch and really well cooked. So few pubs reach this standard of simple quality with excellent ingredients. We're...More

Thank wessant
Reviewed March 13, 2017

Very small and cosy with a country hamlet feel. Good food and fantastic hosts who make you feel instantly welcome. A real gem.

Thank 212Stella
Reviewed March 11, 2017

We've always had a warm welcome at the Chetnole Inn, the ales are always perfect, and the food delicious, especially their burgers, which are awesome! A lovely village, and a delight to wander around.

Thank Mulberry_Tree_Art
Reviewed March 10, 2017 via mobile

Love coming here - whether for just a few beers, lunch or dinner. We visit at least four or five times a year . There is always a warm and friendly welcome, a good menu to choose from, high quality food and well kept real...More

Thank Spooky888
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $27
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chetnole, Sherborne DT9 6NU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Sherborne  >  Chetnole
  • Phone Number: +44 1935 872337
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The chetnole is a country inn boasting a good range of real ales. we have a lunchtime snack menu for a quick light lunch as well as our full menu if you wish to treat yourselves. Our menu is complimented by a wide selection of wines. We have a lovely beer garden for those nice sunny days and log burners for the cold winter nights.
Your four legged friends are welcome in our snug bar where they will find buscuits and a water bowl.
Children are more than welcome and can eat off there own menu or smaller portions of some of the main dishes can be arranged.
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