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The Cock and Bottle

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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East Morden, Wareham BH20 7DL, England
+44 1929 459238
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Poole, England, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here for a birthday celebration one cold January night. There was a roaring log fire, a super 'mine host' and a lovely meal, home cooked from local products. Fabulous

Thank Avis N
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely food and friendly service in a lovely location. Had a well thought out menu which I could have happily picked anything from

Thank David S
Dorchester, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

A very pleasant pub with friendly helpful staff helped to make for an enjoyable lunch. The food was very good apart from the chips which did not seem home made but more like oven chips. One of our party had a curry which was excellent and one had a lamb shank which was very good. The chicken with bacon and... More 

Thank Fredsays169
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

Decided to eat here (have done so before) on an appallingly wet Monday lunchtime. We were first to arrive and the fire was not lit. I couldn't help exclaiming, 'What a shame, we came here for the open fire because the weather is so awful.' As soon as we had our drinks and menu the fire was being lit..even though... More 

Thank Andrea T
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

Fantastic haddock risotto and, for dessert, delicious white chocolate crème brulée, in lovely surroundings.

Thank Trivandrum
Worthing, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

We arrived at about 18-15hrs without a table reservation on a Friday evening in November, and after being asked if we had a reservation were advised there were two non-reserved tables available, which I suppose is an indication of the popularity of this venue. The service was prompt without being too obtrusive and the food we would rate as above... More 

Thank sussexpete2016
Bridgend, United Kingdom
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96 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016

Surprisingly how busy the restaurant was at lunch time. Food very good quality and excellent service.

Thank Coity11
Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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244 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

Whilst staying in Wareham we chose to go here, based on very good reviews, rather than in Wareham itself. Getting there in the dark was never going to be easy, but having the road closed at both ends made it difficult. However we rang the pub, got helpful directions, and were not too late. We really enjoyed the meals, starting... More 

Thank David W
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198 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

On arrival we were able to pre-book our lunch for a 1pm sit down. After our walk we ordered our drinks and went to out reserved tables. Our food was on time at 1pm and was hot, tasty and very welcome. Some of us were tempted by the sweets on offer. As a walking group we will certainly come again.

Thank Paul H
Poole, United Kingdom
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112 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Up until recently, I didn't even know this pub was where it is. It happens to be just 12 minutes from our doorstep. The reason we were there was because we were invited to a catch up lunch with friends of ours. They had never been here either, so was always going to be a stab in the dark. We... More 

Thank Dave D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: East Morden, Wareham BH20 7DL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Wareham
  • Phone Number: +44 1929 459238

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?