A freehouse pub in rural Dorset with five acres of gardens, skittle alley, crazy golf, pygmy goats, camping and shepherd huts! Family owned and run, the Gaggle is a perfect destination for families, walkers and those looking for somewhere special.
Following the period of Covid closure, the pub & campsite are both open again for the rest of summer. Dine at the pub or we are continuing to offer takeaway options across the week - menus below. Latest news on our Facebook page
Our food is made in-house by our Chef Team. Using locally sourced produce, our menu focuses on pub classics. Sensibly priced so you can eat with us regularly or treat yourself from our Specials Board. 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 and space for those with tents or camper-vans. A beautiful, peaceful location; contact us if you would like to stay.
Take your pick from our Summer Menu, BBQs on Fridays, wood-fired pizzas on Saturdays and Roasts on Sundays! Takeaways now available across the week (including our roasts on Sundays). Kids menus, lunchtime sandwiches and Daily Specials also available. Example menus below.
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
Monday - open from 5pm. Food served 5 til 9pm
Tuesday - Thursday: 11.30am - 10pm. Food served 11.30am to 2.30pm & 5pm to 9pm
Fridays: 11.30am - 11pm. Food served til 9pm
Saturday: 10.30am - 11pm. Food served til 9pm
Sunday: midday - 8pm. Food served til 5pm