About The Willett Arms

Residing just outside the historic town of Wimborne, The Willett Arms is a lovely pub & restaurant famous for freshly cooked pub-food, top quality, Cask Marque accredited real ales, and - what money can't buy - a warm, homely atmosphere. Here you'll find a big, grassy beer garden for whiling away those summer evenings, and roaring fires to by curl up by when there's a chill in the Dorset air.

A little local history

As a popular watering hole, we've certainly earned our colours. Taking our name from Ralph Willett and his family, who acquired the very land underneath our feet in the 18th century, our pub was a favourite haunt for the men and women of RAF Tarrant Rushton until the WW2 airfield closed in 1946.

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A photograph of the interior restaurant area of The Willett Arms in WimborneA photograph of the interior bar area of The Willett Arms in Wimborne

A photograph of the exterior of The Willett Arms in Wimborne

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Opening times

11am-11pm Monday to Saturday,
11am-10.30pm Sunday

Food served all day

12pm-10pm Monday to Saturday,
12pm-9.30pm Sunday

Online bookings

You're welcome to pop in anytime, but if you're planning something special it might be an idea to book a table.

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The Willett Arms in Wimborne is a member of the Cask Marque Trust in recognition of its excellence in the service of real ale.

Real ale, real food and a really good atmosphere2 Oakley Hill, Oakley, Wimborne, BH21 1RNTel: 01202 883144