Autumn 2014 - Latest News - Refurbishment Begins
November 2014 - The build is well under way and we should soon be able to announce an opening date.
The Black Dog is currently closed for major refurbishment and restoration.
We are able to offer you full bar facilities, including a first class restaurant and accommodation at our sister pub the New Inn, 01305 852349 (refurbished and extended in early 2014), West Knighton. West Knighton is signposted at the village crossroads next to the petrol station. the New Inn is approximately 1 1/2 miles from the Black Dog, a map and directions can be found here. We are a popular meeting place for country walks with a large car park and welcoming interior, we offer somewhere to rest those weary legs upon return and enjoy some tasty food. The New inn offers 8 letting bedrooms, a skittle alley and a purpose built restaurant offering home cooked pub grub and Chef's tasty specials
Looking for Christmas venues near Dorchester Dorset?
The New Inn West Knighton is now taking bookings for Christmas parties and celebrations, you can see the menu by following this link or you can call the New Inn on 01305 852349 to book your table
When will the pub be open?
As with all refurbishments, we are aiming to re-open the pub as soon as possible and can assure all our customers a warm welcome back once works have been completed.