Food

Good traditional pub food is cooked and served daily in the bar, or you can take advantage of eating in our sunny beer garden or shaded courtyard. Group bookings and reservations are available.

We pride ourselves on being Coeliac Friendly with 100% of the menu suitable or adaptable to a Gluten Free Menu.

The Royal Oak’s relaxed atmosphere, friendly, hassle-free service combine with newly-refurbished bedrooms & a pretty location at the edge of an historic Dorset village to give you a perfect place to stay in the midst of timeless Hardy country. All of the beautifully appointed rooms are named after towns from Thomas Hardy Novels and are en-suite.

Ideally situated in the heart of Dorsets most popular tourist attractions. Surrounded by beautiful countryside, ideal for walkers and cycling.

Starters

Homemade Tomato & Lentil Soup served with a warm roll (GF,V) £5.50
3 Grilled King Tiger Prawns in Garlic Butter served with Mixed Lettuce Leaves (GF) £7.50
Deep Fried Potato Dippers served with a Salsa Dip (GF,V)
£5.50
Onion Bhaji’s served with a Sweet Chilli Dip (GF,V)
£5.75
Vegetable Spring Rolls served with a Sweet Chilli Dip (GF,V) £5.75
Chicken Strips served with a BBQ Dip (GF)
£6.00
Ardennes Pate served with Toast (GF)
£6.50

Where you see the GF sign this dish can be adapted to your requirement but please make the staff aware when you order – Thank you

Mains

Grilled Gammon, Egg and Fries (GF) £13.00
Hunters Chicken – Grilled Chicken Breast topped with BBQ Sauce, Bacon & Cheese. Served with Mixed Salad Leaves & Fries (GF) £13.50
Butchers Sausage, Egg and Fries (GF) £10.95
Homecooked Ham, Egg & Fries (GF) £10.95
Homemade Beef Chilli served with Brown Rice, Tortilla Chips & Sour Cream (GF) £11.50
Homemade Veg & Lentil Chilli served with Brown Rice, Tortilla Chips & Sour Cream (GF,V) £10.95
Hand pressed Beef Burger – Served in a Bun with Mixed Leaves, Cheese & chargrilled Tomato Chutney and a side of Fries
(GF) £12.50
BBQ Lentil Burger – Served in a Bun with mixed Leaves, Cheese & chargrilled Tomato Chutney and side of Fries (GF,V)
£12.50
Cod & Prawn Fishcakes served with Fries & Mixed Salad Leaves (GF)
£13.50
Baked Flat Mushroom topped with Roasted Vegetables & Cheese served with Brown Rice & Mixed Salad Leaves (GF,V) £11.50
Freshly made Ceasar Salad with crispy streaky Bacon & Chicken (GF) £11.00
Large Mixed Salad Bowl- Brown Rice, Mixed Beans in a French Dressing and Mixed Salad Leaves (GF,V) £9.95

Where you see the GF sign this dish can be adapted to your requirement but please make the staff aware when you order – Thank you