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The Weld Arms

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Bar, British, Pub
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East Lulworth BH20 5QQ, England
+44 1929 400211
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Dorset, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Four of us had an excellent meal here at lunchtime.two had cod and chips and two had salmon from the 'specials' board.the food was freshly cooked and well presented. The inside of the pub is most pleasant and the service was perfect.my only complaint was the cost of a large glass of wine...I can't be exact but it was over... More 

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Thank Pen53
Poole, United Kingdom
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237 reviews
181 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The Weld Arms oozes atmosphere. Low beams, lots of decorations in a whole series of little interlinked rooms. Add in the roaring log fire and the ambience is pretty much perfect. My toasted BLT sandwich with added chicken (£7.25) was generous in quantity - three levels of brown bread - and excellent quality. On this visit there seemed to be... More 

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Thank DorsetGourmet2
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29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We Stayed at the Weld for two nights as a base for a weekend away in Dorset , the room was clean and tidy although the en suite was a little cramped considering the type of building it was more than acceptable , we were lucky and had the Purbeck room which has lovely downland views , we found the... More 

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Faversham, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice pub serving better than average pub food. Nice draft beers. Specials on the menu were very good with good explanations from waitress.

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Poole, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 13, 2017

Popped in for lunch after visiting Lulworth Cove, lovely food, I had the Macaroni Cheese with carrots, parsnips and kale which was delicious and my husband had the pie shaped like a castle which was full of meat. Definitely going back.

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Thank patnich0ls
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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91 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 30, 2017 via mobile

I am not in the forces nor do we live in Lulworth so we were of interest to those in the bar on arrival!! Nevertheless the welcome from the staff was excellent as was the attention given us throughout the evening. The pub is everything you'd want from a local; good selection of beers and though not an extensive menu,... More 

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Thank WessexRed
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 16, 2017

On the way back from Durdle we decided to stop for lunch it was 2pm so we didn't know if anywhere would still be serving. We had spotted The Weld Arms on the way in so decided to stop there. The pub is beautiful (ceilings a little low in some parts for my partner who is 6ft4) staff really helpful.... More 

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Thank Jade L
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40 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 31, 2016

We were traveling between Tyneham Village and Lulworth Cove and were getting a bit hungry. We came around a corner outside Lulworth Castle and found the Weld Arms. The atmosphere was warm and inviting and the food was great. They had all the regular pub favorites but we decided on a turkey and dressing sandwich with cranberry sauce that came... More 

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Thank YoAndLeighVisit
Claygate, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 28, 2016 via mobile

Stopped in for a quick drink. Good pint of Doombar on draught. Staff were happy to sort out an ice cream for the little one even though it was outside food service time. Would definitely go back to try their food. Charming and cosy.

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Thank Tom S
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 25, 2016 via mobile

Great manager, awesome food and country pub atmosphere. Great location perfect for the most beautiful isle of Purbeck.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special occasions, Large groups, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Families with children, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: East Lulworth BH20 5QQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  East Lulworth
  • Phone Number: +44 1929 400211

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?