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Hunter's Moon

Middlemarsh, Sherborne, DT9 5QN +44 1963392007

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Main course: £10
Food spend: £20
Opening hours
Monday to Thursday: 12:00 - 14:00 & 18:00 - 21:00 Friday: 12:00 - 14:00 & 18:00 - 21:30 Saturday: 12:00 - 21:30 Sunday: 12:00 - 21:00

Excellent as usual friendly staff

Gail 30 September 2018
from Thornford

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A former 18th-century coaching inn, Hunter’s Moon was runner up in the Good Pub Guide’s Landlord of the Year 2012. It is also renowned for homemade British cuisine, real ales, and traditional ciders.

Offering a wealth of comforting dishes, Hunter’s Moon menu includes local seasonal dishes like crispy duck in gooseberry sauce, a tasty game casserole, and a succulent pan-fried venison steak. Other favourites include the slow roasted lamb shank in port & red currant sauce, and the alluring pork chops in Somerset scrumpy cider and apple sauce. There is also a fantastic selection of chargrilled steaks.

Decked with homely trinkets, authentic red brick features, and stone fireplaces, Hunter’s Moon is a cosy hideaway. A quaint beer garden, decorated with hanging flower baskets, allow diners to bask in the rural Dorset surroundings.

In the rural village of Middlemarsh, Hunter’s Moon restaurant in Dorset is just a 5-minute drive from the historic town of Sherborne. Dorchester is just a 20-minute drive away.

Hunter's Moon

Middlemarsh, Sherborne, DT9 5QN

Contact +44 1963210966

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Customer reviews for Hunter's Moon

4.7 (((() (based on 70 reviews)
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Recommended for

  • dinner (50)
  • lunch (47)
  • value (34)
  • romantic (15)
  • child friendly (14)
  • private dining (14)
  • large parties (11)
  • business (5)
  • al fresco (4)
  • breakfast (4)
  • afternoon tea (3)
  • entertainment (2)
  • views (2)
  • luxury (1)
  • ((((( 30 September 2018 by Gail from Thornford

    Excellent as usual friendly staff

  • ((((( 28 September 2018 by Gordon from Leigh

    It was very enjoyable- as ever.

  • ((((( 25 September 2018 by Ann from Havant

    Excellent food and menu.I had fish and chips and husband had pie of the day.well cooked good size meals ffollowed by bread and butter pudding .Proper country pub food .

  • ((((* 5 September 2018 by Melvin from DORCHESTER

    We were served well taking into account the restaurant was extremely busy.

  • ((((( 5 September 2018 by Paul from LINCOLN

    Lovely place to have either lunch or dinner.
    Good selection of meals to choose from but not so many that you end up confused.
    Also it is the only place I have been that asks you what size portion you would like.
    Staff were polite and helpful and took an interest in what you have done or ate going to be doing.

  • ((((( 14 August 2018 by Kim from Bristol

    Amazing service, Amazing food, such a lovely evening - Thanks again Hunters Moon, we will be back very soon!!

  • ((((( 7 July 2018 by Julia from Bristol

    Lovely welcoming pub and very good food. Definitely go again

  • ((((( 22 June 2018 by Melvin from DORCHESTER

    The warm welcome, together with well cooked and presented food, are particular reasons for me and my family attending Hunter's Moon

  • ((((* 20 June 2018 by Rachel from Dorchester

    Food is amazing and welcoming staff. Arrived on Father’s Day to a virtually empty pub but it soon got busy and staff were a little under pressure.

  • ((((* 9 May 2018 by David from Carmarthen

    Good pub grub, friendly staff, reasonably priced and worth a visit. Wise to book at weekends. Have been here 4 or 5 times and never disappointed. Dog friendly.

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