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The Anchor Inn

High Street, Burton Bradstock, Bridport, England
+44 1308 897228
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“scallops” (97 reviews)
“seafood” (117 reviews)
“steak” (64 reviews)
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Bar, Seafood, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
High Street, Burton Bradstock, Bridport, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Myself and the family table booked a table of 7, we arrived a little earlier than booked on a Sunday lunchtime and were taken to our table. I would refer to the Anchor as a "good ol pub", which has kept its character and the...More

Thank Misst0ri
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I had double cooked pork belly which I would give 10 out of 10 my lady had steak and I tried it and it's got to be the best steak we've ever had, the staff are lovely and friendly, the food staff and pub were...More

Thank 163simonm
Reviewed 5 days ago

Took my parents for a light lunch, have always enjoyed the food and atmosphere of The Anchor, but they must of had an off day. Sat in the bar, which was cold, could of done with the fire lit. Ordered 3 sandwiches wth side of...More

Thank Kirsty B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked on a Friday afternoon for same evening and they were able to fit us in. They were fine about having a well behaved dogs in the restaurant. Scallops were stunning, fish pie was excellent, seafood linguine was just ok, desserts and wine by the...More

Thank Caterpilllar
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Notorious for it's excellent seafood, The Anchor Inn is a definite must-stop for dinner if you are in the area. Very dog friendly, they were kind enough to allow our two boisterous dachshunds join us for dinner. A warming log fire and wide selection of...More

Thank silver_crowe
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I ate here on the 25/10 with my wife and two young children. We found the food and service to be excellent. Even though my wife’s steak wasn’t quite cooked as ordered the staff promptly saw to it that it was all sorted. This could...More

Thank MTL001186220
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Booked Friday, Sunday Lunch for 11 people. The roasts were great, service good. Would recommend. Staff happily would of brought more potatoes.

Thank Elizabeth S
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

The food here is very good and the staff don’t deserve the reviews on tripadvisor as they are friendly and attentive once they start serving your table. But the two rooms they offer on a B&B basis are not good value - there are much...More

1  Thank Penmaenmawr2
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Visited The Anchor Inn for a third time. The fish is always good here and my partner had the Lobster Thermidor which for once did not disappoint. I had sea bass fillets which were lovely. The atmosphere is always good but sad that the kitchen...More

Thank Hector P
Reviewed 1 October 2018

It takes more to make a meal than fresh food. We got this lesson loud and clear when we eat here a couple of days back. After waiting for about 15 minutes (we could see the lady in charge and her staff chatting at the...More

1  Thank stsal
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23 July 2018|
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Response from Magictravelnow | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is and they do cater to children and families. Have fun! Parking lot very teeny.
Pat I
9 August 2017|
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Response from Esther P | Reviewed this property |
yes well behaved in restaurant and in certain accommodation
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, 有泊車位, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:30 AM - 11:00 PM
8:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Street, Burton Bradstock, Bridport, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Bridport  >  Burton Bradstock
  • Phone Number: +44 1308 897228
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