Food & Drink

A variety of food & drink is available in Sherborne’s many restaurants, pubs and bars. There are half a dozen pubs in or near Cheap Street and even more coffee bars, restaurants and cafés. Whilst Sherborne may not yet have a reputation for an exciting night-life, there are many good pubs and restaurants for your evening entertainment, serving superb food and quality drink. Here are our selection of arguably the top seven restaurants and pubs found in Sherborne town

Food & Drink


The Green

This restaurant has excellent fixed-price menus for 3-courses or 2-courses and a glass of house wine. The cooking and presentation is superb with beef that melts in the mouth and desserts that are sublime. With attentive yet unobtrusive service, this is a great venue for a relaxed lunch or dinner.

Tamburino Gold

With an extensive and good value wine list, this Italian restaurant offers great food, particularly good is their spaghetti Vongole, served by very hospitable and attentive staff.

The Dining Room

Another Sherborne restaurant serving excellent food by friendly and efficient staff. Attention to detail with their food & drink shows with their 500ml carafes of wine for when one bottle is too much and a half bottle not quite enough.



Digby Tap

One of the most popular pubs in Sherborne, Digby Tap sells wonderful real ale and excellent food in the great atmosphere of an old style pub. There is no loud music or televisions on constantly, so you can have a conversation over a pint in peace while soaking up the unique atmosphere.

The White Hart Restaurant and bar

A fabulous bar and restaurant where you order sausage and chips and get Gloucester Old Spot sausages and perfectly cooked chips with onion gravy. It is one of the best bars and restaurant in town for those needing a gluten or dairy-free meal.

The Rose and Crown Inn

You will receive a warm welcome at this pub, up a windy country lane and with plenty of parking. Generous and excellently prepared locally sourced food may not leave you much room for a scrumptious dessert, but you can share one between you.

Vida Comida

Tapas has come to Sherborne. Staff are helpful and pleasant and the tapas keep on coming out including authentic gambas pilpil, albondigas, to chorizo cidra, papas and mini burgers all looking great on the plate and delicious to eat.