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Famous Old Spa

$$ - $$$, British,
229 Dorchester Road | Radipole, Weymouth DT3 5EQ, England
+44 1305 785231
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good38%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
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Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
229 Dorchester Road | Radipole, Weymouth DT3 5EQ, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Top quality pub grub. Typical on many such places you have to order at the bar which can be a slow process, but food arrived proptly. The only gripe I would really have is that place advertised a refurbishment but it was hard top see...More

1  Thank Nick B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to have lunch here sat down, the table was sticky, the menu's were dirty, I put the menu flat on the table to look at it and it literally stuck to the table. There was also a stale smell. so we got up and...More

Thank Tanne69
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The spa is a pub with a good atmosphere and food. Lucy and harriet are always friendly and efficient. Would like to see more disco/band/karaoke nights as when they are on, everyone loves them.

Thank Nicky2981
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely evening as always in this popular family run friendly pub, right on my doorstep. Great value food and happy relaxed atmosphere, perfect x

Thank Audrey H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

having just been out Tuesdays with a friend, we were both well pleased with the service, both from the delightful and welcoming Diane who took our food order too Lucy who made sure we were both happy with our meals ..would we go back yes...More

Thank barry s
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Chose this pub to watch a footie match, before heading off to watch local team Weymouth town. Plenty of screens to watch on, lots of seating, friendly staff & great beer. Didn't eat here, but menu looked good

Thank helenyazor
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

IF you go to the Famous Old Spa it will do exactly what it says on the tin. When we paid a lunchtime visit the food there was basic but value for money and the beer was moderately well kept. In more detail, our snacks...More

Thank singhasam
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a great pub that's always busy live footie with nice outside space staff always friendly and happy to help. Food is standard pub food they could do so much better I had steak and chips and ask to have medium it was rare...More

Thank Joannef352014
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Yes its probably microwaved or fried, but it is OK food and very reasonably priced and a large menu to choose from for the whole family! It is busy for a reason, people like it! There were 3 of us this time. I had the...More

Thank MissCalius
Reviewed 22 August 2017

This pub was walking distance from the B&B and we thought the food would at least be average. It was so bad that my young friends sent their chicken burgers back as the meat was tough and the bun was old and stale. They then...More

1  Thank LimerickandukAlice
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4 April 2017|
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Response from SocialFootprints | Property representative |
Hi, yes we do have a lovely outside play area with a slide and a swing a climbing frame and a bridge.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 229 Dorchester Road | Radipole, Weymouth DT3 5EQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Weymouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1305 785231
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Pascal, Carole and their team are extremely proud to welcome you to the newly refurbished Famous Old Spa. The pub appeals to all of the community and offers a fantastic array of cask ales with weekly guests to tempt every palate! We have a lovely outside seating area with a park for the children. Finally we also have 4 TV's located in our bar are for all the sporting events you want to watch.
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