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Restaurant at Summer Lodge

9 Fore Street, Evershot DT2 0JR, England
+44 1935 482000
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Overview
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good10%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (16 reviews)
“petit fours” (10 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (12 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
9 Fore Street, Evershot DT2 0JR, England
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1 - 10 of 276 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A beautiful restaurant, offering excellent service & cusine, with friendly & efficient service in a relaxing settingMore

Thank Christopher P
ACAW, General Manager at Restaurant at Summer Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Christopher P We are delighted you had such a great dinner with us. We are so proud of our wonderful team here and all the dedication and effort they put in and we are so happy you enjoyed it so much. Thank you, Jack...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place should have a Michelin star. Try the unbelievable Shepherds Pie! And they do great fish and super desserts.

Thank dompedro2017
ACAW, General Manager at Restaurant at Summer Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Dompedro2017 Thank you so much! We agree, the shepherds pie is one of Steven’s best dishes; we are thrilled you enjoyed it so much. Very best wishes, Alex & Jack

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am always so impressed by the service by members of Relais and Chateaux. This is no exception as their Gold award for Investors in People shows. The food is fantastic value if not cheap for lunch served in an environment that whilst too formal...More

Thank mhbeaune
ACAW, General Manager at Restaurant at Summer Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear mhbeaune Thank you so much for your very kind words. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your time with us so much. Our the staff join us in looking forward to your return. Best regards, Alex & Jack

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In an attractive Dining Room we had an excellent Dinner from a wide embracing menu with good cooking. Two points to be made - firstly when in deep conversation with friends great care needs to be taken when serving to not interrupt conversations too often...More

Thank 62Heron
ACAW, General Manager at Restaurant at Summer Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear 62Heron That you so much for taking the time to give your feedback and most constructive comments. Please rest assured that your points will be discussed with the team and actioned. Thank you also for your lovely review on the hotel site and we...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Been here today as a surprise and I had no idea what to expect as had never heard of the place as we do not live locally. The service was exceptional from really knowledgable caring staff, the atmosphere was highly relaxing with no pressure at...More

Thank Alan H
ACAW, General Manager at Restaurant at Summer Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Alan H All the staff join me in thanking you for your very kind review. We are so delighted that you enjoyed your lunch and we do hope to welcome you back very soon. Best reagrds, Alex & Jack

Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

My husband and I booked for a special birthday treat. We’d come before (about 10 years ago) and loved it. I was hopeful I still felt the same! Once again from the moment you arrive and are warmly welcomed, you feel special. We had the...More

Thank ElizabethWC
ACAW, General Manager at Restaurant at Summer Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear ElizabethWC Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience at Summer Lodge. We are so delighted that you enjoyed dinner so much for your birthday celebration! We hope to welcome you back very soon. Warmest wishes, Alex & Jack

Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Summer Lodge never fails to impress. From the initial greeting to the final coffees we never want to leave. At £40 per head our 3 course lunch was a steal. Taken in the beautiful conservatory looking at the manicured garden our party could not have...More

Thank MichelleLeamDuke
ACAW, General Manager at Restaurant at Summer Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2018

Dear MichelleLeamDuke Thank you so much for your absolutely fantastic review! We are thrilled that you enjoyed your lunch so much; we shall pass your kind words to Eric and the team. We look forward to seeing you again very soon. Warmest wishes, Jack &...More

Reviewed 6 March 2018

Lovely setting for the restaurant with the food matching the standard of the dining room. A large conservatory is part of the main dining room with lovely views over the well kept garden. The cooking was first class and so good we decided to eat...More

Thank Legal-Al
ACAW, General Manager at Restaurant at Summer Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2018

Dear Legal-Al The chef and his brigade were so happy to read your compliments, as were we. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Warmest wishes, Alex & Jack

Reviewed 5 March 2018

We ate in the restaurant as part of the deal we had in late-November. Everything was fresh and new ideas in cuisine.

Thank greekofil
ACAW, General Manager at Restaurant at Summer Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2018

Dear greekofil The chef was delighted to read your comments, we do hope that you will be back soon to try his delicious cuisine again. Best regards, Alex & jack

Reviewed 2 March 2018

Beautiful setting with excellent service throughout. We had the seven course tasting menu. All the courses were to our liking, sensible sizes, perfectly cooked and well spaced out - well done! The wine was splendid too!.

Thank Trevor R
ACAW, General Manager at Restaurant at Summer Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 3 March 2018

The entire team join me in thanking you for your lovely comments. We look forward to welcoming you back to Summer Lodge soon. Best regards, Alex & Jack

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Charles L
3 November 2017|
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Response from poppet36 | Reviewed this property |
The is top notch hotel an l am sure chef would respond to any request. However, as suggested, a phone call would give a definitive answer.
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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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$149
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Monday
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 1:45 PM
Tuesday
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 1:45 PM
Wednesday
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 1:45 PM
Thursday
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 1:45 PM
Friday
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 1:45 PM
Saturday
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
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
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Summer Lodge
Description
Dining at Summer Lodge is a truly memorable experience. Steven and his team serve traditional English dishes tempered with a twist of modern European. It's an exquisite combination that has had critics scribbling in their napkins! Offering the finest meats and the most delicately cooked fish dishes, many of the ingredients are sourced from the wealth of fine produce found in our locality, and from our own gardens.
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