Langton Arms

Tarrant Monkton, Dorset

01258 830225

An award-winning country pub in the heart of the Dorset countryside

The Langton Arms - A Pub For All Seasons


Our local menu features lots of seasonal game at this time of year including pheasant, partridge, venison and duck supplied by nearby shoots as well as our own Rawston Farm Butchery award-winning meat. We're proud to have been a Finalist for Best Butcher at The Taste of Dorset Awards 2018. And have been adding to our trophy cabinet as Winner of SME's Best Country Pub in Dorset 2018. Come & see us soon.


Our fabulous new butchery website is now live, please come & visit us soon at Rawston Farm, Tarrant Rawston. Winter is a beautiful time in the Dorset countryside, pop in for a real fire & a warm pint of local ale to escape the cold weather. Well-behaved dogs also always welcome (snacks & water bowl await in our Farmer's Bar).


Our Private Function Room & Conservatory are now available for business meetings, conferences, events, training days & breakfast clubs. Our versatile space is available for groups of as few as 8 and as many as 70 people. You can find out more about our half-day and day packages for delegates and room hire on our functions page


Our summer menu includes lots of lighter dishes including this fabulous Asian Salad, Crab Platters & Light Bites. Plenty of choice for vegetarians and vegan diners too. We have a large, beautiful beer garden and safe children's play area, always available for everyone to enjoy. Weekends and holidays are always really busy times for us & we serve food all day on Saturdays & on Sunday lunchtimes. Don't forget to make a reservation so you don't miss out 01258 830225. 

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10:00 – 22:30

10:00 – 22:30

10:00 – 22:30

10:00 – 22:30

10:00 – 23:00

10:00 – 23:00

12:00 - 18.00


Serving times for food 2019

Monday to Friday, 12-2.30pm & 6pm-9pm

Saturdays, 12pm to 9pm

Sundays, 12pm to 5pm

Christmas Opening Times 2019

Open Christmas Eve - food served 12-6pm

Drinks only Christmas Day 12-2pm

Closed Boxing Day

Friday, 27 December - food served 12-8pm

Sat, 28 December - food served 12-8pm

Sunday, 29 December - food served 12-6pm

Monday, 30 December - food served 12-8pm

New Year's Eve - food served 12-7pm


New Year's Day TBC



We have six well appointed en-suite bedrooms available seven nights a week in the summer and four nights a week over the winter months.

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The Langton Arms
Tarrant Monkton 
DT11 8RX

Phone: +44 (0)1258 830225

The Langton Arms is an award-winning thatched country freehouse pub situated in Tarrant Monkton near Blandford Forum, Dorset. Proud to have been owned & managed by the same local family for 26 years, we have something to offer everyone.

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Countryside Alliance Awards Finalist 2016 The National Pub & Bar Awards 2016 Recommended on Trip Advisor Taste of Dorset Awards 2018 - Finalist The Great British Pub Awards 2019

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