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The Brewers Arms Pub

Burnside | Martinstown, Dorchester DT2 9LB, England
+44 1305 889361
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Burnside | Martinstown, Dorchester DT2 9LB, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Absolutly brilliant pub! The owners and staff couldn’t have been more friendly! It’s been along time since I’ve been to a pub where I’ve loved the food and the atmosphere but this place had it all :) The food was delicious and really reasonably priced....More

Thank lighthouse-babe
Ben C, Owner at The Brewers Arms Pub, responded to this reviewResponded today

What a lovely review, we are so pleased you had a nice time with us - hope your night's sleep was peacefull and you enjoyed the off road experience!

Reviewed 4 days ago

Visited pub on a Saturday evening, service very professional and friendly. All the meals were nice, pub and restaurant has a very friendly atmosphere. Rcommended.

Thank billy010
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We went for lunch today (Wed). We've visited several times before and the food is always lovely, as it was today. Dogs are made very welcome with biscuits on arrival. We understand that the pub had unexpected staffing issues today, but even taking that into...More

Thank Jenny N
Leanne C, Owner at The Brewers Arms Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Jenny, Im so pleased you enjoyed the food and the dogs enjoyed their treats. It was nice to see you back again but I'm sorry you had a wait in between courses, all our meals are cooked and prepared on the day using the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fabulous food friendly staff, nothing was too much trouble. Thoroughly recommended. We have visited before and really enjoyed the food and friendly atmosphere.

Thank Awaydaze
Ben C, Owner at The Brewers Arms Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you awaydaze - glad you had a good experience with us again. Hopefully we'll see you again......and again.....and again.......👍

Reviewed 1 week ago

Went on a curry night. Good value, above average pub curry, excellent Palmers ale. Efficient service, and a pleasant atmosphere

Thank ihbScotland
Ben C, Owner at The Brewers Arms Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hey there! Thanks for your kind words - we hope to see you again soon, glad you enjoyed your evening.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked a table here on our last night stay in Weymouth as it had been recommended by the B&B we were staying at. The choice of food was very good and the quality was matched A great meal out

Thank Peter S
Ben C, Owner at The Brewers Arms Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks guys, hopefully we'll see you on the first night of your stay next time you holiday down yer!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A wonderful country pub ,and a warm welcome greeted us for a two night stay. We were shown to our room, a lovely presented spacious,light room,with a huge comfy bed.It had all the amenities for a comfortable stay, nice bathroom with shower and products, tv...More

Thank Keith M
Ben C, Owner at The Brewers Arms Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

What a lovely review Keith - thank you so much and thank you for being such good guests too! See you soon, enjoy the ☀️!!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This pub offers such a good range of foods which not normally seen on menus in pubs. The last time I visited they had changed to a summer menu which was just as good. Whilst there someone requested cauliflower and cheese, this was not on...More

Thank Christine N
Ben C, Owner at The Brewers Arms Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Christine - thank you for this review, we do aim to please and if we can cater for special requirements or tastes we will do our best. Hopefully we'll see you again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family gave me a surprise 70th birthday party here. Had a wonderful experience. The staff joined in the party atmosphere. The food was good. Overall a really good party. I have been there since. They make a super Curry, I Would really recommend.

Thank Cynthia H
Ben C, Owner at The Brewers Arms Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hey there - we are glad you had a lovely party, we'll do our best to gatecrash the fun given the opportunity! Hopefully see you again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited here as a party of 4 adults. All had different meals. All the staff were very friendly and welcoming even when very busy. The food was good quality although the choice was a bit limiting but this didn't bother us as we visited three...More

Thank StaffordshireFreddy
Ben C, Owner at The Brewers Arms Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi guys - I'm pleased you enjoyed your time with us.

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Tony B
30 November 2017|
Response from Leanne C | Property representative |
It certainly is - we shall have the fire burning away for your arrival and a small treat for the dog when you arrive - please make sure that you book though - its getting very busy with Christmas fast approaching.
Joyce L
11 January 2017|
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Response from rickjs | Reviewed this property |
There is no charge for a dog staying with you
14 June 2016|
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Response from ep2008 | Reviewed this property |
The owners are very friendly and even if this is not something they necessarily "do" I am sure they would be happy to sort something out for you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$21
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Burnside | Martinstown, Dorchester DT2 9LB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Dorchester
  • Phone Number: +44 1305 889361
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Traditional country pub with large car park in the beautiful village of Martinstown just outside Dorchester. Homemade, locally sourced food, real ales and dog friendly. Two fully ensuite spacious Bed and Breakfast rooms - one with wheelchair access and wet room. Quiz Nights, Curry Nights, Sunday Roasts and weekly food specials.
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