Forester

The good pub guide review

Attractive 14th-c thatched restaurant-pub in charming village; nice relaxed bar with stripped tables on wood floors and inglenook log fire, sofas and magazines in alcove, Butcombe Bitter, a guest beer and good selection of wines by the glass including champagne, highly regarded food (some emphasis on fresh fish/seafood), also lunchtime sandwiches, efficient friendly service, comfortable restaurant with well spaced country kitchen tables, second cosier dining room; children and dogs welcome, country views from good-sized terrace, can walk up White Sheet Hill and past the old and 'new' Wardour castles, closed Sun evening, Mon.

Contact Details

Forester, Lower Street, Donhead St. Andrew, Shaftesbury, Dorset, SP7 9EE

(01747) 828038

Opening Hours

Weekdays: 12-3, 6.30-11

Sunday: 12-4