We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Excellent all round

great food with a very friendly staff,would highly recommend this pub to anyone especially if you... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Robin H
Fantastic food!

Like many of the reviewers on here we were staying at Sandford Holiday Park next to the pub and... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Jo H
Birmingham, United Kingdom
via mobile
Read all 277 reviews
All photos (108)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“holiday park”(18 reviews)
“great pub”(12 reviews)
“mixed grill”(8 reviews)
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
Organford Road, Poole BH16 6JY, England
+44 1202 632636
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Poole
from US$29.20
More Info
from US$13.00
More Info
from US$16.20
More Info
Reviews (277)
Filter reviews
277 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsholiday parkgreat pubmixed grillate herepub foodparkdean siteskittle alleyrump steakwareham forestkids menuonion ringspiping hotevening mealbirthday lunchportion sizessunday carveryrange of beers
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 277 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago

great food with a very friendly staff,would highly recommend this pub to anyone especially if you have children, it has a good play area for them

Thank Robin H
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Like many of the reviewers on here we were staying at Sandford Holiday Park next to the pub and decided to try their food! We’d had a dreadful experience in the on site restaurant so we’re hoping the reviews for the Clay Pipe Inn were...More

Thank Jo H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Although we live locally haven't visited before so we were pleasantly surprised when we went to celebrate with a birthday lunch . The food isn't cordon bleu but was plentiful tasty and inexpensive. The landlord and his staff all very obliging and happy. Definitely will...More

Thank trixey60
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After a impromptu visit with the kids, staying at Sandford next door, very happy with the food and didn't have to wait too long, can see it's very popular and can see why.

Thank Dave H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had dinner in this little pub, and I’ve got to say that the food was delicious and we all cleared our plates! Had quite a wait for our food, but we knew that because they put the waiting time up in a couple of places...More

Thank traceygreedtg
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed at local holiday park. Walked here today (literally 2 minutes from entrance). Warm welcome. Food available form 6pm but we queued from 5.40pm. By 6 pm queue was trailing aground the pub. Having queued early food was promptly served, hot, large portions and good...More

Thank coxielou
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I am a serial complainer according to my husband, but this place is great. Lovely food, great prices, clean pub, friendly staff. A lovely outside play area. Yes we waited for food but happy to wait for excellent food. I find food is usually luke...More

Thank Lisa T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family were down from surrey over the weekend . Staying at the Sandford holiday camp but they had a very very bad experience eating on the camp site at there restaurant last time they were down . Had to send the whole table back....More

Thank JessicaCowing
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow, the food here is amazing, I went with my husband and two children, they ordered from the kids menu and I tell you now, those plates were full and they finished their dinners. , my youngest even askedfor extra veg and and they gave...More

Thank Lesley S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the holiday park next door, there was 25 of us and the staff made us very welcome, fitted us in the 3 times we are there. Couldn't fault the food, good value for money and tasted great. Definitely recommend the carvery !!

Thank emmahill234
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
27 June 2018|
Response from Denise S | Reviewed this property |
This can vary. I would advise calling in advance.
Alison B
16 April 2018|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from 357wass | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do, bearing in mind its right next to the holiday park I think they would be pleased with your business
Ashlie G
3 December 2017|
Response from scoobysoo17 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure about gluten free meals but I am sure if you asked that they would accommodate your allergies, As for New Years Eve, we went last year and a great time was had by all! !!! I would advise booking early.