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The Wild Garlic - CLOSED

Blandford Road | Iwerne Minster, Blandford Forum,, Beaminster DT11 8QN, England
+44 1747 811269
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good17%
  • Average20%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible7%
May 23, 2015
“Closed I can't not rate but ignore”
Jul 15, 2013
“More interested in giving the locals the best seats”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Blandford Road | Iwerne Minster, Blandford Forum,, Beaminster DT11 8QN, England
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Reviewed May 23, 2015

The Wild Garlik has been closed for sometime now. Brassica..which I have reviewed has taken its place. My husband and I prefer it.! Definitely worth a visit.

Thank beaminster
Reviewed July 15, 2013

We were really excited about going there for a meal, even wondering what to wear. We nedn't have bothered as it was extremely casual in more ways than one. The village teenagers were given the best seats, we were put at a very small table...More

6  Thank UTFDorset
Reviewed June 26, 2013

We went here for a birthday meal - what we had you couldn't fault but the descriptions were a bit over the top - I was supposed to have had Scallops with black pudding etc - searching for the black pudding when it arrived -...More

3  Thank Miranda B
Reviewed May 21, 2013

...but only because it's moving! Visited on it's last evening opening, bit uninspired interior but the food more than made up for it. Fantastic fish and veggie option wasn't the obligatory risotto which was good news for the two veggies in our party of four....More

3  Thank D_and_A2222
Reviewed April 20, 2013

Not sure where those who gave this restaurant a negative review thought they were. Despite turning up 30 minutes late due to traffic, we were met courteously and shown to our table. Having read the reviews I was dubious about trying the tasting menu, but...More

Thank julie2403
Reviewed April 15, 2013

We have been there before and were not impressed but having made the trip to Beaminster decided to give it another try. First impressions outside paintwork peeling and it looked grubby and uncared for. No better inside food was OK but very expensive for what...More

2  Thank david h
Reviewed April 12, 2013

I was given the meal at the Wild Garlic as a 50th birthday treat and was very much looking forward to it. The decor is good, the music intrusive and the service frankly poor. My local Wetherspoons would knock spots off the staff here. The...More

Thank Enjoylife451
Reviewed April 11, 2013 via mobile

We have been to Wilc Garlic on at least 8 occasions since it opened and apart from two dishes, have always enjoyed both the food and the visits and wonder why there are so many negative reviews. Mat is a very pleasant person who has...More

Thank ellhan
Reviewed April 9, 2013

Our first impression was good, although a little on the cold side for us. We were on a Travelzoo deal, it appeared to us that every other customer that evening, was also on a deal. Very sad that a "Masterchef winner has had to resort...More

1  Thank jasper999
Reviewed April 8, 2013

My long anticipated and long planned special lunch for 16 people at Easter ( husband's 60th) was spoilt by poor service, inconsistent portions, mediocre starters of duck cassoulet and parsnip soup ( I think) and a lack of even some bread to stave off the...More

Thank pepperhunter
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:30 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
9:30 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
9:30 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
9:30 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Blandford Road | Iwerne Minster, Blandford Forum,, Beaminster DT11 8QN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Beaminster
  • Phone Number: +44 1747 811269
  • E-mail
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