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The Gainsborough Arms

Open Now: 12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Open today: 12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
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Very late Sunday lunch

We turned up right at the end of service and were welcomed in and treated to a Sunday roast of epic... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Wombat94
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Corfe Mullen, United Kingdom
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Amazing Venue, Locals & Hosts Highly Recommended

This is a fantastic welcoming and really clean & well presented venue that you simply have to try... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2018
Stuart S
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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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2 weeks ago
“Very late Sunday lunch”
Nov 5, 2018
“Amazing Venue, Locals & Hosts Highly Recommended”
About
The Gainsborough Arms is in the village of Milborne port just off the high street. Our menu it traditional pub food. We have a large beer garden with children play area. We are dog friendly but all dogs must be kept on leads.
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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74 Gainsborough, Milborne Port DT9 5BB, England
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+44 1963 250330
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We turned up right at the end of service and were welcomed in and treated to a Sunday roast of epic proportions. Beautifully moist and tender pork, homemade Yorkshire pudding and no less than six perfectly cooked veg along with crispy roast spuds and plenty...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 5 November 2018

This is a fantastic welcoming and really clean & well presented venue that you simply have to try. On the 3 occasions I have been to this public house it has been a wonderful expericnce. The food is really good and great value for money...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Stuart S
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

Brilliant venue fabulous carvery Sunday's and Wednesday Quiz lots of sports New refurbishment coming in september

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 22 June 2018

Good Value Meal. Plenty of choice to suit most tastes. Meals were served in good time and were delicious.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Linda H
Reviewed 28 September 2015

A friendly village inn well used by the locals who are so welcoming and friendly. Serves traditional pub food at excellent prices also real ale.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank susan c
Reviewed 29 July 2015

Good Ales, good food that's economically priced, and really friendly staff. It is threatened by Big Business to be demolished to make way for a Shed for a convenience store. This would remove a vital, vibrant and viable meeting and eating place for the community....More

Date of experience: February 2015
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Reviewed 8 February 2015

Our lovely pub is facing the Bulldozer, just because someone thinks that might make more money for them. Marstons sold hundreds of pubs in 2014 and New River Retail bought many of them. They now wish to Bulldoze it and build an ugly rectangular building...More

Date of experience: February 2015
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Reviewed 25 October 2014

I was out with a local shoot and we had arranged to go here for lunch. We had previously eaten here but it had been expensive and pretty poor but we had been told that the management had changed so we were looking forward to...More

Date of experience: October 2014
3  Thank JWJWJWJ
Reviewed 27 April 2014

The music night brought in a mix of people but what was nice was that there were conversations across tables and people standing at the bar. It felt like a private party. The hosts Vicki and Steve ensured all guests were spoken to and kept...More

Date of experience: April 2014
1  Thank karen s
Reviewed 25 February 2014

Went here last Saturday with dog and the people could not have been nicer though there was a collie x at the bar who was obviously local who was a bit angry looking and grrrry. Strangers we were, though. Cosy bar with real fire and...More

Date of experience: February 2014
1  Thank Tarka Dahl Z
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