A freehouse pub in rural Dorset with five acres of gardens, skittle alley, crazy golf, pygmy goats, camping, shepherd huts and campervans! Family owned and run, 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 - get in touch!
Key dates for 2021 are in our Events section. 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, 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!
Our food is made in-house by our chef team often with ingredients grown or foraged from our gardens. Example Summer menu below - our menu is available for eating at the pub or as takeaways.
Kids menus, lunchtime sandwiches, cream teas, Daily Specials and Sunday Roasts are also available.
And look out for days when we are offering wood-fired pizzas, hog roasts or BBQs in the gardens
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
Currently operating our gardens. Hours are as follows:
Monday - closed
Tuesday: 5 til 10pm. Food served 5pm to 9pm
Wednesday, Thursday & Friday: 11.30am - 11pm. Food served 11.30am to 2.30pm & 5pm to 9pm
Saturday: 10.30am - 11pm. Food served til 9pm
Sunday: midday - 8pm. Food served til 6pm