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The Guildhall Tavern

15 Market Street, Poole BH15 1NB, England
+44 1202 671717
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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good9%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“crepes” (38 reviews)
French, Seafood, International, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
15 Market Street, Poole BH15 1NB, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

If you love delicious food, delightful wines and diligent service then absolutely visit this fabulous French restaurant. I have been as a couple, a family and a work event and every time has been amazing.

Thank Romayne W
Reviewed 5 days ago

The food and service is excellent. The restaurant itself does not impress - in fact it is very understated - but the food soon over-rides any first impression of "ordinary".

Thank VeraBurt
Reviewed 5 days ago

Every time we have visited this restaurant it does not disappoint. Staff very tentative. Wonderful food. Always delicious. Would recommend this restaurant to everyone and have done.

Thank amdroullas
Reviewed 5 days ago

We have been visiting the Guildhall Tavern since it opened in Poole and it is still my favourite restaurant. The staff are friendly, helpful and professional, regardless how busy the restaurant is they always have time to serve properly and efficiently. They know about the...More

Thank curlyshirley2018
Reviewed 6 days ago

Wonderful friendly staff, nothing too much trouble, delicious food. We sat in patio area and the whole experience was delightful.

Thank Carolwportugal
Reviewed 6 days ago

Sebastian and crew really know their stuff when it comes to catering for a variety of tastes, good menu delivered with a high degree of professionalism and charm. Prices are a little steep, but you are always rewarded with a wonderful meal, so for me...More

Thank Gary S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Wow, what a hidden gem. We went for my husband to be's birthday for the first time and were blown away by how lovely the food was. It has more of a casual feel than some french restaurants but still very romantic. The staff were...More

Thank Sarah-Jayne M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What can i say? Everything was perfect. I Iiked how everything is inside. Nice atmosphere, friendly staff and delicious food. And trust me is hard to find a place where i can eat :) i could go everyday there Thank you Guildhall for my evening!...More

Thank Mirela_Goran
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sebastian and crew are wonderful, they are attentive without being over the top. This was a birthday treat that we went to especially from Surrey and we as usual were not disappointed. We've been a few times before the sea food is outstanding and the...More

Thank Lesley M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had our wedding lunch here last Saturday, our 48 guests were served 3 courses chosen beforehand from our bespoke menu. Everything was perfect from the canapés and champagne on the patio to the final coffees and the service once again was exemplary

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28 September 2017|
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Response from John F | Reviewed this property |
I didn’t see one.
27 August 2017|
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Response from Davidhatton | Reviewed this property |
Yes but you have to let them know
22 June 2017|
Response from Simon F | Reviewed this property |
Clearly depends upon your choices and amount of alcohol, but around £90 will see you (2) very well fed and watered. Salut.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$65
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Market Street, Poole BH15 1NB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Poole
  • Phone Number: +44 1202 671717
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