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Restaurant at Summer Lodge

9 Fore Street, Evershot DT2 0JR, England
+44 1935 482000
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good9%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (14 reviews)
“petit fours” (10 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
9 Fore Street, Evershot DT2 0JR, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were served some appetizers and drinks while waiting to be taken to our table. The staff were incredibly gracious as we had arrived late and they were willing to serve us dinner. We were never rushed and had a chance to enjoy each course....More

Thank Sandy C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I stayed in the hotel for four nights and took full advantage of the restaurant. Head chef Steve was on hand to chat about his menu and anything else food or Dorset related. An excellent chef. There was a great selection on...More

1  Thank gerry h
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our meal whilst staying overnight at the Summer Lodge. We started with drinks and a trio of canapés in the elegant lounge whilst choosing our courses. The food and service are top class , in fact deserving of a Michelin star. All...More

Thank dave190731
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This is special with excellent service, it starts from the moment you arrive and are led to sit in comfortable chairs in the luscious surroundings of the lounge, then on to the lovely homemade bread in the restaurant. This is good old fashioned elegant dining...More

2  Thank MarkMac
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This was an enjoyable and fun family birthday occasion and a very generous treat but I want to provide some honest feedback to Summer Lodge on my food experience. I had chicken and apricot terrine to start which was OK - a bit bland maybe....More

1  Thank david_warden2000
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Extensive menu beautifully presented. An extensive cheeseboard.. Little extras between courses. Excellent service.

Thank Seussical
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Dinner whilst staying at Summer lodge. Fine dining must exceed not in presentation but in flavour and textures. Everything was nice but not great. All seemed a little moussey and soft ..

1  Thank Giovanni C
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Decided to treat a friend to a special tea at a favourite hotel... a trusted venue over the years which never disappoints. We decided to eat out on the terrace, rather than the cosy sofa offered, as the sun had just made a welcome appearance....More

1  Thank poppet36
Reviewed 31 July 2017

While we ate breakfast here several times - all excellent - I highly recommend the tasting menu for dinner. Every course was excellent and my wife and I agreed it was one of the best tasting menus we've had at any restaurant.

Thank Peter P
Reviewed 21 July 2017

I have now been to Summer Lodge several times for lunch and I will definitely be going again. It is a beautiful hotel set in lovely grounds. The staff are very attentive to your every needs - they are trained to a very high standard...More

Thank DiH76
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Eileen S
2 February 2016|
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Response from Maria N | Reviewed this property |
The hotel deserves to as the staff dress impeccable. So don't go casual.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Validated Parking
Good for
Business meetings, View, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Fore Street, Evershot DT2 0JR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Evershot
  • Phone Number: +44 1935 482000
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  • This restaurant is at Summer Lodge
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