Pubs – Weymouth/Dorchester

There are many pubs in and around Dorchester and Weymouth here are just a few to whet your appetite. Serving locally brewed ales, ciders and good food, many with great gardens and views and most welcome the whole family and four legged friends.

SmugglersThe Smugglers Inn, Osmington Mills

Dating back to the 13th Century and infamous for its smuggling in 18th and 19th Centuries. This pub has the South West Coast Path running through its garden and has views across Weymouth Bay to Portland. It has a seasonal menu with a range of locally brewed beers.

The Kings Arms, Portesham

An historic village pub in rolling countryside built in 1900. The food is excellent and it has a large garden outside with a stream running through it. Inside the three real fires offer a warmth and cosy atmosphere. The homemade burgers and the Sunday Roast are very popular. They have a seasonal menu and daily specials.

The Poet Laureate, Poundbury

With an excellent menu extending far beyond standard pub fayre this excellent pub in the heart of Poundbury in Dorchester is an excellent choice.

The Blue Raddle DorchesterThe Blue Raddle, Dorchester

A fantastic selection of at least five different real ales on tap at all times. The food is honest home cooking at its best created by the landlady herself. Take note the pub is cash only.

The Elm Tree Inn, Langton Herring

This wonderful 16c pub specialises in seafood (the owners also run The Portland Scallop Company – a local fish business which provides the pub with the finest local fresh fish). There is also a sumptuous Sunday Carvery, which is available at lunch and dinner. Dogs are welcome with well behaved owners on their leads.


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