A beautiful 17th Century country pub offering the very best in Dorset food and hospitality. Ideally situated on A354 between Blandford and Salisbury, The Anvil Inn is also easily accessible to Shaftesbury, the Jurassic Coast, Poole and Bournemouth.
Chef and landlord Karl Bashford along with wife Zuzana have been at the helm since 2015 following extensive refurbishment. Guests will enjoy a modern British pub menu with a unique take on pub classics. Also on offer are log fires, comfy sofas, delicious breakfasts and al fresco drinking and dining in the beer garden. Along with an ever growing gin collection including many local Dorset craft gins as well as many local ales to enjoy.
Nine comfortable, newly refurbished rooms are available for guests and The Anvil provides an ideal base for those wishing to experience superb Dorset food and the many destinations and scenic wonders the county has to offer. Whether it’s for business or pleasure a warm welcome awaits all.
Chef Karl Bashford’s modern British pub food is rooted in traditional classics, using the finest local produce he can source from the surrounding area. His long-standing friendships with local suppliers ensure the freshness, quality and seasonality of the food prepared at The Anvil.
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