A freehouse pub in rural Dorset with five acres of gardens, skittle alley, crazy golf, pygmy goats, playbus, camping, shepherd huts and campervans! Family owned and run by Simon & Sarah, the Gaggle is a perfect destination for families, walkers and those looking for somewhere special.
The pub, campsite, shepherd huts & campervans are open for bookings - check availability, prices & book via the Stay section
Key dates are in our Events section. Latest news on our Facebook page
Our food is made in-house by Simon & our Chef Team. Using locally sourced produce, our menu focuses on pub classics and is printed daily. Sensibly priced so you can eat with us regularly; example menu below. Also pick from our bar snacks board & lunchtime sandwiches. Dine alfresco from our BBQ Shack or wood-fired pizza oven.
With approx 5 acres of gardens, we have set aside a field for wild flowers and camping. We offer a couple of Shepherd Huts, furnished Bell Tents and space for those with tents or camper-vans. A beautiful, peaceful location; contact us if you would like to stay.
We also have a couple of campervans available for you to hire. Stay at the Gaggle or set off on a grand adventure!
We aim for our pub to be welcoming to everyone. Our Play Bus, crazy golf, friendly pygmy goats and free activity packs will keep the kids happy whilst you enjoy a drink and a bite to eat.
A perfect location to celebrate your special occasion. From anniversaries to weddings, birthdays to kids parties; the Gaggle can offer versatile space inside and out.
Get on down to the pub for a drink and a bite to eat!
Buckland Newton, Dorset DT2 7BS
Our opening hours are typically as follows:
Monday - closed
Tuesday - 4 til 10pm. Food served 5pm to 9pm
Wednesday, Thursday & Friday: 11.30am - 11pm. Food served 11.30am to 2.30pm & 5pm to 9pm
Saturday: 11.30am - 11pm. Food served til 2.30pm and then 5pm to 9pm
Sunday: midday - 8pm. Food served til 6pm