Eating Out in Sherborne

Key to facilities

  1. Afternoon/ cream teas
  2. Children’s menu or portions
  3. Some disabled accessibility
  4. Garden / outside eating area
  5. Licensed
  6. Special diets catered for (please check for details)
  7. Vegetarian menu available
  8. Takeaway menu available
  9. Dogs permitted


Seasons at The Eastbury  1,2,3,4,5,6,7,9(garden only)

Long Street, DT9 3BY.

01935 813131              

Just a few short steps from the lively, historic Abbey town of Sherborne, The Eastbury Hotel is a charming 21 bedroom boutique Georgian period listed townhouse (Dated 1740) hotel set within a spectacular walled garden. Recently acquired by Peter & Lana de Savary, this is a warm, happy and welcoming hotel infused with a homely and personal touch.

Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner (non residents too)

The Best Western Grange at Oborne 2,3,4,5,6,7,9 (garden only)

Oborne, DT9 4LA.

01935 813463

Modern English cuisine using local and seasonal produce

12noon-1:30pm, 7pm-9pm


The Green 2,3, 4,5,6,7

Greenhill, (above Cheap Street) DT9 3HY

01935 813821

Modern British cooking using local produce and seasonal ingredients.                        12noon-2:30pm, 7pm-9pm Tues-Sat

Newell 2,3,5,7,9

Greenhill, DT9 4EP

01935 710386

Locally sourced seasonal French-style food

12noon-2.15pm and 5.45pm – 9pm daily. Closed Wednesday

Rajpoot 5,7,8

Half Moon Street DT9 3LN

01935 812455 / 817606

Tandoori, Curry and Balti Specialists

Mon-Sun 12 noon -2pm, Sun-Thurs 6pm-11:30pm. Fri/Sat 6pm-Midnight

Tamburino Gold 3,5,7,8

Digby Road, DT9 3NL.

01935 389053

Pizza and Pasta Ristorante


Royal Thai Orchid 2,3,5,7,8

Half Moon Street DT9 3LN

01935 488495


12 -2pm Tues-Sat, 5.30pm-9.30 Mon-Fri,  5.30pm-10.00pm Saturday


The Cross Keys 1, 2,3,4,5,6,7

The Parade, 88 Cheap Street DT9 3BJ
01935 508130

One of the town’s most famous inns, recently completely refurbished, offering seasonal menus to suit every taste

The Cross Keys

Carpenters Arms

Bristol Road, DT9 4JD

01935 315486

Traditional pub food with specials

12noon-2pm, Weds-Sat, 12noon-3pm Sun  5.30pm-9pm Weds- Sat

The Digby Tap 3,4,5,7,9

Cooks Lane, DT9 3NS

01935 813148

Free house serving traditional pub food

12noon-2pm  Mon-Sat

The George 2,3,4,5,7,9

Higher Cheap Street, DT9 3JD.

01935 812785

Home Made Traditional Pub Food

Mon-Sun 12 noon-2.30pm, Tues-Sat 6pm-8.30pm

The Half Moon Inn 2,3,4,5,6,7

Half Moon Street, DT9 3LN.

01935 812017          

Traditional Pub food

Mon-Fri 7am-12 noon, Sat/Sun 8am -12noon (breakfast) Mon – Sat 12 noon – 10pm, 12 noon-9pm Sunday

Plume of Feathers 2,3,4,5,7,9

Half Moon Street, DT9 3LN.

Italian Small Plates

01935 816569

Mon-Fri 12 noon -3pm and 6pm-9pm, Sat 12-6pm, Sun 12noon-3pm

Skippers 2,4,5,6,7,8,9

Horsecastles, DT9 3HE.                        01935 812753

Traditional British pub food

Tues-Sun 12noon -2.30pm, Tues-Thurs 6pm-8.30pm

The White Hart 2,5,7,9

2 Cheap Street, DT93PX Tel: 01935 817668

Traditional British pub food

Monday- Saturday 12 noon – 3pm, 6pm – 9pm, Sunday 12noon-3pm


Bake Out 4,6,7,8

Swan Yard DT9 3AX  Tel 01935 507373

Eat in & takeaway breakfasts, light lunches, cakes &hot and cold drinks

7am-5pm Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm Saturday

Bean Shot Coffee  3,6,8

3 Johnsons Courtyard, South Street, DT9 3TD

Café serving, coffee, tea, cakes and biscuits

8.30am – 5.00pm Monday – Saturday, 10am-4pm Sunday

Café Baglioni  1,3,4,5,7,8

Swan Yard, DT9 3AX     01935 389389

Traditional Italian with a twist of English

9:30am-4pm Mon-Sat, 7pm-9pm Fri

Caffé Nero. 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9

62 Cheap Street, DT9 3BJ

01935 814309

Hot and cold drinks, breakfast and light snacks

The Coffee Pod 2,3,7,8

Oxley Sports Centre, Bradford Rd, DT9 3DA.

01935 818270              

Hot and cold drinks and light snacks

Mon-Weds 8am-8pm,Thurs-Fri 8am-7.30pm,Sat-Sun 8am-2pm

Costa 1,2,3,7,8

30 Cheap Street, DT9 3PX.            01935 813470

Coffee shop

7am-7pm Mon-Fri, 7am-6pm Sat, 9am-5pm Sun

Doodles Play Café   1,2,3,6,7,8

1 Abbey Road, DT9 3LE 01935 812888

Play café serving light snacks and cakes

9.30am-2.30pm Tuesday- Saturday

D’Urberville Café   1,2,6,7,8,9

St John’s Building, The Parade DT9 3BT

01935 507240

French style Café within antiques shop, serving coffee, tea and lunches

10am-5pm, daily exc Sundays and bank holidays

Ecco Gelato

Long Street, DT9 3DH

Artisan gelato, coffee

Ecco Gelato is an artisan gelataria selling wonderful gelato made on the premises using locally-sourced natural ingredients.

11am-10pm every day

Kafe Fontana 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8

82 Cheap Street, DT9 3BJ.

01935 812180

Licensed coffee shop serving light lunches

9am-4:45pm Mon-Sat

The Hub 2,3,4,7,8

Sherborne School Sports Centre, DT9 3LF.

Coffee, tea, light snacks and cakes

01935 810522

8am-5:30pm Mon- Fri, 8am-4pm Sat

Olivers Coffee House
Olivers Coffee House

Oliver’s Coffee Shop 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8

Cheap Street, DT9 3PU.            01935 815005

Daytime coffee & tea rooms featuring over 60 homemade cakes


The Pear Tree Delicatessen and Café 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8

Half Moon Street, DT9 3LN.  01935 812828

Deli and licensed café with daily specials board

9am-5pm Mon-Sat, 10:30am-5pm Sun

Reeve the Baker 3,7,8

63 Cheap St,  DT9 3BA.  01935 321264

Traditional bakery serving hot and cold drinks and baked products

Mon – Sat 7.30am – 5pm, Sun 9am – 4pm

The Sanctuary, Chapterhouse Books
The Sanctuary, Chapterhouse Books

The Sanctuary Coffee Shop at Chapterhouse Books 1,2,3,4,7,8

Trendle Street DT9 3NT

Tel 01935 816262  

Light lunches, cream teas and locally sourced cakes

10am-5pm Mon-Sat

Sherborne Castle Tea Rooms 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8

New Road DT9 5NR

Tel 01935 812072  

Morning coffee, light lunches and afternoon tea

11am-5pm except Mon and Fri (open Bank Holiday Mon)

April- October

The Station Café 2,3,7,8

BR Station, South Street, DT9 3NB.            01935 814111

Full English Breakfasts and snacks

7am-3pm Mon, 7am-3:30pm Tues-Fri, 8am-3:30pm Sat, 9am-2pm Sun

The Three Wishes
The Three Wishes

The Three Wishes 1,2,4,5,6,7,

Cheap Street, DT9 3BJ.

01935 817777                          

Locally sourced food

9:30am-5pm Mon-Sat,  11am-3pm Sun

Top End Cafe   1,3,4,6,7,8,9

121 Acreman St, DT9 3PH (within Acreman St Antiques Centre)

01935 593852

Hot and cold drinks, cakes and light lunches.

Mon-Sat 10am-5pm Sunday 11am-4pm

The Walled Garden Restaurant 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8

Castle Gardens, New Road, DT9 5NR.

01935 814345              

Home cooked food, using locally sourced food where possible

Winstone Book Shop Cafe 1,3,8,9

8 Cheap St DT9 3PX

01935 816128               

Coffee, cakes and biscuits

Mon-Sat 9am-5pm


 Mortimers 2,3,7,8

Cheap Street, DT9 3BJ.

01935 812264

Bakery and take-away

9am-3pm Mon-Weds, 9am-3;30pm Thurs-Sat

Oxfords, Cheap Street
Oxfords, Cheap Street

Oxfords Bakery 6,7,8

Cheap Street, DT9 3PX.

01935 812642              

Artisan bakery and deli

9am-5pm Mon-Sat


Pisces 2,3,6,7,8

Westbridge Park, DT9 6AW.

Fish & Chips, pizza deliveries. Gluten Free batter available.

Tel 01935 816038              

Abbey Friar 2,5,7,8

Westbury, DT9 3EH.

Tel 01935 812094

Fish and Chip takeaway (with eating area open Friday and Saturday evening)

11:30am-1:30pm Weds-Sat, 4:30pm-9:30pm Tues-Sat


 Mandarin House

Coldharbour, (bottom of Bristol Road) DT9 4AH.

01935 814320

Restaurant and takeaway

5pm-11pm, closed Tuesday


 Cinnamons 7,8

Coldharbour, (bottom of Bristol Road) DT9 4AH.

01935 817020/817040

Where East meets West in a culinary explosion of taste and sensation

5pm -10:30pm daily


 Sherborne Kebab and Pizza House 2,7,8

Coldharbour, (bottom of Bristol Road) DT9 4AH.

01935 389191

Kebabs, Burgers and Pizza

12 noon-12 midnight (12:30am Fri & Sat)


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