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Rancho Steak Restaurant

D26a Dolphin Quays | Poole Quay, Poole BH15 1HH, England
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good29%
  • Average14%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible9%
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“ribs” (92 reviews)
“steak” (218 reviews)
“salad” (24 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
D26a Dolphin Quays | Poole Quay, Poole BH15 1HH, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Stopped for lunch , fab decor and loved the atmosphere, not too busy which was good , menu was good , I had chicken which was char grilled with salad and I wanted sweet potato fries and we had a Long Island iced tea... the...More

Thank clairer1965
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited three times during our recent holiday and found the steaks to be as excellent as previous years. The service was good and the ambience as always was very good. The restaurant was as busy as usual which creates a great atmosphere/ It Is...More

Thank weekender16
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Big place but only 4 customers. Nothing had any taste to it -Tiger Prawns, mushrooms, steak - it was only the shapes that gave us a clue as to what we were eating.

Thank VeryDisappointedtoo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just had a meal here as a couple, as a starter we had Nachos between us, we just about managed to finish as the portion was huge, far too much for one person. The main course was the same, I had ribs and chicken, and...More

Thank Neil P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After a hard day swimming and lazing on the beach I asked my lovely companion what she would like for supper. 'Steak please' was the answer. Rather than me cook we decided on Rancho as have never been before. Big smiles from our waiter as...More

Thank Billyburger
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Table booked for 7.30. Drinks took 1 hour to arrive. Starters took over the hour and the main meal came nearly 2 hours after arrival. We saw 3 tables walk out so do not come to this restaurant if you are in a hurry. Apologetic...More

Thank Louise D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went here for lunch on a sunny warm Wednesday in May for my husband's birthday. Not knowing much about the area I thought a nice steak would be a fair choice. Having walked in we were the only people in there. We were shown...More

1  Thank kellemar
Reviewed June 12, 2017

Steak House there are a flight of Steps to restaurant I do not know if there is an alternative entry for disabled people. The view is not good as the restaurant is set back from the front. Price was average for Steak House. Chips are...More

Thank 3PINT
Reviewed June 7, 2017

My family and I have visited Rancho on a number of occasions recently. The staff are always friendly and attentive and the restaurant has a good atmosphere. The food is always good and the portions are huge. I really manage two courses much less three....More

Thank onthetrain
Reviewed June 1, 2017

We both like a rack of ribs so went purely to eat ribs. The portions were generous and so were the chips and jacket potato. We ate early, 6pm and the service was very quick and efficient.

Thank dartmeet
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Roger T
January 26, 2016|
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Response from Jill O | Reviewed this property |
Yes, but you will have to find it on the ground level, then there is 1 minute or so walk to the restaurant, if it is working? I guess any local can tell you where you get access, enjoy the meal if you make it
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: D26a Dolphin Quays | Poole Quay, Poole BH15 1HH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Poole
  • Phone Number: 01-20-20-68-20-20
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