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The Half Moon

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| Melplash, Bridport DT6 3UD, England
+44 1308 488321
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Worcester, England
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46 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely restaurant and food, owners really welcoming whilst only two days into the job! Nothing was too much trouble and sincere apologies for the new coffee machine not being installed yet and problem with the card machine... I can live with that!! Thanks guys - will be back again....

Thank CampoRazor
Arenas de Cabrales, Spain
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017

This place used to be remarkably good, then it became less so. Now it is less so still. I wouldn't travel to visit but if you're in the area it's ok.

1 Thank peterH76BZ
Worthing, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Last Saturday I proposed to my girlfriend at Golden Cap and she said yes. We came to the Half Moon along with my parents for a celebration meal. My Dad & I had whitebait starter. For mains Aimee & I had the burger, my mum had fish & chips whilst my Dad had the Salmon Ravioli. For pudding Aimee had... More 

Thank David G
Woking, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
Reviewed 30 January 2017

What a lovely place for a cosy evening meal. The team in the hotel were so friendly and attentive. The meal was beautifully cooked, to our specifications, and was a delight. We will certainly visit again when next in the area. Loads of parking. We were in accommodation just across the county border in Somerset - it was well worth... More 

Thank Reg_and_Pauline
Corscombe, United Kingdom
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88 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 January 2017

Eight of us locals dropped in for a dinner and were greeted with a warm welcome. Several of us ordered the smoked haddock mousse starter which had an odd after-taste. The house replaced the dishes immediately and did not charge us for any of the starter course. The liver pate was amazing as were the balsamic figs in whipped blue... More 

1 Thank Jonny L
Bridport, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2017

We went for lunch with small children. Nothing was too much trouble, the children's mother ordered off menu. The chef was happy to serve bread, butter and jam to 1 of the children!! All the meals were delicious. The staff were all fantastic and helpful. The décor has been updated and is beautiful, comfortable and cosy . May have benefited... More 

1 Thank Yvonne D
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227 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Great place for a Sunday Roast, food cooked to a high standard and service good. Not a massive menu choice which makes it far easier to choose.

Thank loobyBucks
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Why would you not want to go to a lovely country pub, beautifully presented, tastefully decorated , and mighty fine food .

Thank MostertonClampit
Bridport, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 December 2016

Have just had a fantastic christmas meal with some friends from work and we all agreed that the food and service was second to none. Also the interior has been redecorated to a very hight standard that is the perfect balance between modern and cosy. We will definatley be back. If you are looking for great food in a friendly... More 

1 Thank casims9987
Dorset UK
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Wonderful meal celebrating my Grandson's 18th Birthday, All the staff are very friendly and efficient and the meal itself came from the Christmas menu, if anyone wishes to partake, you will not be disappointed

Thank peter026

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
British, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Melplash, Bridport DT6 3UD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Bridport
  • Phone Number: +44 1308 488321

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?