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The New Inn

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35 Easton Street, DT5 1BS, England
+44 1305 821232
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun 11:30 am - 6:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We went to The New Inn for dinner after a long walk around Portland and we were not disappointed! The lads behind the bar were extremely busy but still welcoming and friendly. We both had the burgers and they were delicious - and very good value for money. I would definitely recommend this pub.

Thank Benny1266
Weymouth, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Lovely pub, very friendly and welcoming, I had a lovely Estrella there yesterday. Very clean crisp pint. Well worth a visit.

Thank Suzanne B
Weymouth, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely food - mostly sourced locally. Sea food excellent and a good vegetarian selection too. Instead of a bottle of wine we went for a glass of the wine recommended for each course. That worked really well with the wines enhancing the flavour of the food. Friendly staff who didn't hurry you but we're there when you needed them. An... More 

Thank Pauline A
Bridgwater, England, United Kingdom
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249 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked a table for 3 and were greeted with a smile. We sat in the bar area and had the fish and chips with mushy peas. The fish crumbled in your mouth, there was enough on the plate, without it being overloaded. As usual a lovely experience.

Thank Debbie Q
Isle of Portland, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took a friend to the New Inn on Thursday and as always the food was delicious and beautifully presented. The service from the barman was cheerful and nothing was too much trouble even when we took ages to order as talking and being the last to leave! Thank you.

Thank Mandy R
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Awesome! The food is incredible, the service was great. Really nice ambiance. Comfy seats. What's not to like? Also, all the Portland weirdos go to the pub over the road so this place has all the normal people in it! Perfect!

Thank Chris M
Old Cleeve, United Kingdom
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169 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our first visit to Portland and with fine weather, were lucky enough to be staying for the weekend. After a disappointing meal the previous evening, we were on the lookout for somewhere to eat tonight and spotted The New Inn so stopped to look at the menu which looked good. We popped in to have a look and... More 

Thank Keith H
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Deep in the heart of off-season we had just turned back from the eatery by the lighthouse at Portland Bill because it was devoid of any character and chanced by this place on our way back to the mainland. We were enthusiastically greeted by a seriously helpful barman and although the decor was a bit 'modern' thoroughly enjoyed our meal.... More 

Thank Iain M
Weymouth, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fabulous food, wide menu choice, excellent service. Highly recommended as a venue for an evening out with friends.

Thank J1890GPjanet
stacey c, Owner at The New Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your excellent review. It is lovely feedback to read and pass onto our team. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your evening at our Inn, mentioning our food as fabulous & excellent service. We hope too welcome you again soon. Many thanks again, Best wishes The New Inn Team More 

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74 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in for something to eat on the way past from work and really enjoyed the food. Tuesday night Burger and a pint for a tenner was the special of the evening. Lovely burger well cooked and chunky homemade chips that were yummy. Small wood burner in the restaurant made for a homely feel. service was polite and attentive. We... More 

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stacey c, Owner at The New Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for posting your excellent rated review. So pleased you enjoyed your evening and food with us. Great you also found our team polite & attentive. What a shame you didn't choose to stay, I feel from reading your review of the accommodation you stayed at that evening, in hindsight you would have found our accommodation excellent & good... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$5 - $22
Seafood, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Drinks, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
11:30 am - 6:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35 Easton Street, DT5 1BS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Isle of Portland
  • Phone Number: +44 1305 821232
Eat, Drink, Relax... Enjoy our Inn. With proper food, cooked by proper chefs. A lovely & friendly team ready to welcome you. Seasonal & Dorset sourced menu. Foodie offers: Lunch 2 courses £15 or 3 courses £18 Tuesday - Sunday. Locally farm sourced Sunday Roast. Tuck in Tuesday - Burger, fries & drink £10 - Curry Night Wednesday £10, Woodfired Pizza Oven every Thursday (May-September) Artisan Bar Snacks & Sharing boards served all day. Featured in CAMRAS Good Beer Guide 2017 for our well kept local cask ales & ciders. Please take a look at our website for our seasonal menus, taster evenings & offers.

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