Eat & Drink

Dorset is a great foodie destination, and has a thriving food and drink culture. The lush land and sea ensures the very best conditions for wonderful local produce. Take a look at our suggestions – and tell us about any other places you discover.

YALBURY COTTAGE

We are so lucky to have this award-winning restaurant just a few minutes away from us at Lower Bockhampton. You will need to book in advance as they do get booked up very quickly.

www.yalburycottage.com

Tel: 01305 262382

LA CAVERNA

Great Italian food and not a chain! Has been established in Dorchester for 20 years. Popular with both guests and locals. 5 minute drive from Greenwood Grange. Reservation advisable.

www.lacaverna.co.uk

Tel: 01305 262500

CARLUCCIO’S

Carluccio’s Caffe, an Italian restaurant located in Brewery Square, Dorchester. Open all day for breakfast, lunch and dinner and a broad range of  Italian dishes. Includes a deli.

www.carluccios.com

Tel: 01305 251674

NANDO’S

Also in the vibrant Brewery Square quarter of Dorchester, this Afro-Portuguese chain restaurant cooks up flame-grilled chicken in a spicy chilli sauce.

www.nandos.co.uk

Tel: 01305 250208

DORSET BURGER CO.

Independently owned award-winning restaurant in Weymouth. Great reviews from guests. All meat sourced from Dorset farms only. Based opposite the train station. 25 minutes from Greenwood Grange.

www.thedorsetburgercompany.co.uk

Tel: 01305 788867

CRAB HOUSE CAFÉ

Just off the causeway on the way to the Isle of Portland is another favourite spot to eat. Overlooking the popular Chesil beach. Lovely walks over the Chesil Bank.

www.crabhousecafe.co.uk

Tel: 01305 788 867

HIVE BEACH CAFÉ

At Burton Bradstock beach. Always a hit with our guests. Fresh local seafood, homemade cakes or just a simple cup of tea. Beautiful views across Lyme Bay and Chesil Beach.

www.hivebeachcafe.co.uk

Tel: 01308 897070.

THE WISE MAN

Independently run pub. Favoured by our guests. Large menu with great choices. Superb carvery on a Sunday is very popular. 5 minute drive from Greenwood Grange.

www.the-wiseman.co.uk

Tel: 01305 261970

THE SUN INN

17th Century pub. Extensive menu with a carvery 7 days week. Lovely 15-minute riverside walk along the River Frome from the centre of Dorchester to The Sun. 5 minutes from Greenwood Grange.

www.sun-inn-dorchester.co.uk

Tel: 01305 250445

THE SAXON ARMS

Beautiful thatched flint-stone pub with a separate restaurant area. Great pub classics as well as modern innovative dishes. 15 minutes from Greenwood Grange.

www.thesaxon-stratton.co.uk

Tel: 01305 260020

THE BLUE VINNY

Traditional village pub. Large menu with a great selection of meat and fish dishes. Takeaway menu now offered Monday to Friday. 5 minutes from Greenwood Grange.

www.thebluevinny.co.uk

Tel: 01305 848228

THE GREYHOUND INN

Wonderful contemporary country pub under the ruins of Corfe Castle. Fresh food sourced from local suppliers and farmers within a 20 mile radius. 30 minutes from Greenwood Grange.

www.greyhoundcorfe.co.uk

Tel: 01929 480205

FARMERS’ MARKETS

1st Saturday of each month, outside Waitrose in Queen Mother Square, Poundbury. 2nd Saturday of each month, Bridport Arts’ Centre. 3rd Friday of each month, Cheap Street, Sherborne. 4th Saturday of each month, South Street, Dorchester.

www.thedorsetfarmersmarket.co.uk

SAN TELMO FISH AND CHIPS

Well established takeaway restaurant serving all the favourites. Only 5 minutes from Greenwood Grange.

Tel: 01305 265438

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