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Lord Bute Restaurant

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181 Lymington Road, Christchurch BH23 4JS, England
+44 1425 278884
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I went with a large group for our Xmas get together the group always goes in January. Well it was just so good , we were a large group, we all got our food at the same time cooked to perfection. The service was second to none , the decor is very stylish. I will definitely be going back and... More 

Thank lovegoodfood62
Southampton, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I came here with my parents recently to celebrate their 55th Wedding Anniversary. This is my third visit to the restaurant and my parents have visited more frequently. As usual we were all very impressed with all aspects of the experience, including the helpful and very pleasant staff. After the fabulous three course meal we, as a family, discussed returning... More 

Thank missandrea2016
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30 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The Lord bute really is the best place to go for Sunday lunch, top class food, piano player and great service in a lovely location, haven't been for a couple of months but the one thing could be a menu refresh or tho is may have already happened will let you next time I go

Thank richmou
Christchurch, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is such a lovely place and the staff are really friendly the good and restaurant are great definitely a place to go for a special occasion, they also do special evenings lea Martin is due there he's a brilliant entertainer

1 Thank Dandie12014
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I have come here for dinner here twice and every time has been a very enjoyable experience. The restaurant is part of the hotel, so if you are staying in the establishment, I would definitely recommend taking advantage of having such a wonderful restaurant in the vicinity. The food is exquisite and the standard of service is... More 

Thank Chanirra
Southampton, United Kingdom
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85 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

wow what a fantastic place to eat food top class great value for money sunday lunch a joy with great guy on piano playing varied pieces this has one serious manager that is whithout doubt the best ive seen in action great value you are made to feel soooo special in this wonderful restaurant

Thank robbie1doe
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256 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I do not call it attentive I call it good service. Plenty of the restaurants around the BH area could do with a visit to see how good service is provided. The menu is varied and extensive in so far as the starters and mains go, the only weakness is the desserts, too predictable, nothing to get your teeth into.... More 

Thank halilley
Exeter, United Kingdom
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Six of us went to lunch to celebrate a colleague's birthday. First thing we noticed was the very small car park (which was full), and the parking restrictions on most of the neighbouring streets. Lymington Road is pretty busy in August (so try to park on the same side as the hotel). Service and food both very good, but as... More 

Thank pbarkley
London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a superb Sunday Lunch at the Lord Bute. Food and presentation were of a high quality and staff attentive. A definite feel of a special occasion to dine there.

Thank kevin c
Dorset, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Booked here for 9 of us for our mothers 80th birthday. Greeting on arrival was good as we were shown to seating in the garden, offered a drink and chose our food. Escorted to table when starter ready. Had the Sunday four course lunch £24.95 per head. Excellent value, excellent and well presented food. The piano player in the background... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$21 - $33
European, British, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 181 Lymington Road, Christchurch BH23 4JS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +44 1425 278884

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