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The Anchor Inn

30-32 High Street, Swanage BH19 2NU, England
+44 7772 687630
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Not the best

Not the best pub service was not very quick and the cider tasted off a band was setting and... read more

Reviewed 4 July 2017
Badger1970
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Historic hostelry

Supposed to be the oldest pub in Swanage. Enjoyed a convivial welcome to their quiz night. Sadly... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2016
David K
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible0%
3 Jul 2017
“Not the best ”
1 Aug 2016
“Historic hostelry”
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30-32 High Street, Swanage BH19 2NU, England
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+44 7772 687630
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Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Not the best pub service was not very quick and the cider tasted off a band was setting and blocking the access to the bar we then left as could not get through to get another drink

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Reviewed 2 August 2016

Supposed to be the oldest pub in Swanage. Enjoyed a convivial welcome to their quiz night. Sadly didn't win.

Thank David K
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Reviewed 30 November 2015 via mobile

Great pub. Friendly, decent prices (compared to London), good atmosphere, open late, and really good bands and music. Great to eavesdrop on the local gossip too !

1  Thank Graeme961
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Reviewed 29 October 2015 via mobile

Great decor and cosy. staff friendly and the music is great :). drinks are a reasonable price. This pub should be alot busier than it is but to be fair it is 7pm on a Wednesday ( on holiday not alcoholics) :)

1  Thank char3003
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Reviewed 30 August 2015 via mobile

Pub always seemed to be empty, but not sure why - comfy decor, dog friendly, reasonably priced drinks - what more do you want? Although the toilets could do with an overhaul! Good job our friends live round the back we can nip to if...More

Thank Michael H
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Reviewed 13 August 2014

Visited for lunch during the week. It was very quiet with only a few tables occupied. Very helpful and friendly landlord. Food was good and the only criticism was that the bread used in the sandwiches was too thick - proper doorsteps!

3  Thank Minty256
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Reviewed 6 December 2013

Stayed for a week in Swanage visiting friends and after going to The Anchor Inn on the Wednesday for quiz night, we returned again Thursday for Poker Night, Saturday for the live music and had a beautiful home cooked roast dinner before leaving on the...More

8  Thank cookieronster
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