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Whether you’re looking for a relaxed catch up with friends over brunch or lunch with a sharing platter, or a delicious classic pub lunch after a family walk around Corfe Castle, to a romantic meal with a loved one. Whatever the occasion, we are the perfect stop off point and you can be sure that we’ve got the freshest ingredients for you to enjoy in our unique setting under the shadow of the historic Corfe Castle ruins.

Our food is fresh, seasonal, local and, like so many things in life, best kept simple.

We offer a range of the finest cask ales, keg lagers and ciders from local breweries such as The Dorset Brewing Company, Ringwood Brewery and the Purbeck Cider Company. We also have a premium wine selection featuring wines from around the world, along with a large selection of mainline and boutique spirits, including our own infusions.

Here at The Greyhound Inn we love our food, and the satisfaction of our guests is our number one priority. Our menus offer a variety of dishes to appeal to all dietary choices so, whether you’re vegan, veggie, Gluten Free, celiac or fancy something completely new, there’s plenty of dishes for you to try – Just take your pick from our stunning selection of small dishes, larger plates, sharing platters and indulgent desserts.

Not sure what drink will complement your meal? Our skilled bar staff are on hand to offer advice on our large selection of drinks. Whether it be a full-bodied red wine to pair with a beautifully cooked steak, a hoppy ale from a local brewery or maybe you’re a lover of artisan gins and would like to try our house infused spirits or cocktails; our extensive drinks list is sure to have something which will take your fancy.

All of us the Greyhound look forward to serving you.

Discover what we have to offer this 2022: including our fabulous weekly foodie events; #WholeHogSunday that'll be commencing in June, where you can experience the fresh, locally sourced food, feel the music, enjoy the Corfe Castle views, and experience mouth-watering flavours.

We also hold birthday bashes, work conferences, traditional Christmas parties, or any other dining experience.

Enjoy music every weekend this summer

Look no further than The Greyhound Inn!

Join us this summer for live music at the Greyhound Corfe! Enjoy incredibly talented artists and musicians playing in the stunning setting of our back garden.

At the present moment it is difficult for us to plan for our usual events.  However, we have not been sat idley by during this latest lockdown.  We have completely refurbished our garden and terrace areas along with our outside bar to ensure you have the very best experience when you join us whether for our events, alfresco dining or just a drink under the shadow of the historic castle ruins. Rest assured as soon as we feel we can safely hold our planned events we will let you know via the website and our social media pages

Take-Out Available

Share our Boneyard Feast for 2 for lunch, grab our Smoked BBQ Pulled Pork Bun for a walk around Corfe Castle, or enjoy our Cod and Chips for dinner.

We always prepare our take-away treats using the best, seasonal ingredients that are good for you, so that you can enjoy those busy days a little bit easier with your favourite takeaway food.

When you pre-order at the restaurant, our staff are happy to prepare your take-away package ready for you to pick-up.

Check our menu and choose your favourite dishes to enjoy at home.

corfe castle pub offer
Explore our special offers and deals and book your next breakfast, brunch, lunch or dinner with us! We offer fantastic discounts to NHS staff, Corfe Castle visitors, Train Ticket Holders and Locals living in the BH20 zone.

Come and join us for 10% off this season!

A beer garden with a view like no other


The Greyhound Inn has arguably the best view of the majestic ruins of Corfe Castle from a garden which has its own terrace bar Order your favourite food and drink from our garden bar and then relax on the terrace or in the garden on a summer afternoon taking in the sights of the castle and the historic steam trains of the Swanage Steam Railway line which passes by. The Greyhound Inn has history, character and atmosphere with plenty of seating in the garden for the whole family to enjoy

As good as it sounds ….

  • star rating  We enjoyed a great steak dinner on Friday and returned today for Sunday lunch. We’ve been to Corfe Castle many times and always find the menu and service at the... read more

    avatar thumb Paul A
    31st July 2022

    star rating  Tempura prawns just melted in the mouth. Best fish and chips ever .... batter light, crisp no oil at all on the plate... and who is the genius who came... read more

    avatar thumb 32andih
    23rd July 2022

    star rating  Visited here for lunch and drinks. Both reasonably priced. Very good service and excellent food. Minor point I prefer food on a plate not a board but no faults other... read more

    avatar thumb Scott M
    20th July 2022
  • star rating  Last minute booking for an extended family of 12, we were over the moon with the service and food on what was a very hot day. We sat in the... read more

    avatar thumb Steve T
    19th July 2022

    star rating  i went to the greyhound yesterday as me and my friends where in corfe for a little holiday, to meet a lovely young waiter with a middle parting, who tried... read more

    avatar thumb amandahM5672PV
    18th July 2022

    star rating  The service was very friendly and the dog was treated with a water bowl and biscuits. The food was simple but wholesome. We will go again.

    avatar thumb Roger E
    13th July 2022
  • star rating  We had a really lovely Sunday lunch with well kept beer. The staff were extremely polite and helpful and really added to the great experiences - the roast dinner was... read more

    avatar thumb darrenbP2556OP
    10th July 2022

    star rating  We have just had Sunday lunch for a group of 20 people as part of my wifes 60th birthday celebrations and it was fantastic. We have people in our group... read more

    avatar thumb mickbJ4996AV
    5th July 2022

    star rating  Food was perfect the views were stunning and the staff member was amazing.
    I would like to note that Izzy was superb polite and knew what she was offering.
    Izzy... read more

    avatar thumb Jmslc3
    30th June 2022
  • star rating  We arrived at the Greyhound for lunch on a boiling hot day after a steam train ride from Swanage . As we entered the front door , a chap who... read more

    avatar thumb steww7
    28th June 2022

    star rating  Saturday night dinner in June.. was great service with very friendly serving staff. Food was lovely and served very quickly. We loved it and my dad was very happy with... read more

    avatar thumb CJH70
    20th June 2022

    star rating  Fisrt time @ the greyhound, very nice pub beautiful garden looking @ corfe castle, me and my partner had food and this was delicious, nice friendly bar staff, will definitely... read more

    avatar thumb Princepauile
    14th June 2022
  • star rating  Stopped in on the way back from Corfe Castle. Amazing view of the castle from the lovely beer garden.
    Great food and reasonably priced. Lovely selection of local gins and... read more

    avatar thumb flirtyfairy78
    2nd June 2022

    star rating  We wanted to somewhere for a end of holiday meal for three families. Another friend had recommended the Greyhound Inn, so the day before while at Corfe Castle I was... read more

    avatar thumb OriginalLegend
    30th May 2022

    star rating  Amazing pub, amazing staff, phenomenal view for lunch of Corfe Castle and outstanding food. I highly recommend the ploughman's, the homemade scotch egg was the best I've ever had! Perfect... read more

    avatar thumb Mrlhctaylor
    29th May 2022
  • star rating  Located on the main High St is the Greyhound pub. The front of the pub is rather unassuming, what makes the pub is at the rear, glorious uninterrupted views of... read more

    avatar thumb AvidTraveler12
    27th May 2022

    star rating  We chose this pub as the menu had a good variety of meals we liked the sound of. Slightly more expensive than we would normally be willing to pay but... read more

    avatar thumb helenbR2563RH
    26th May 2022

    star rating  Lovely atmosphere, very friendly staff and excellent lunch for a reasonable price.

    Would highly recommend for anyone in the area or passing through.

    avatar thumb ksaf1033
    25th May 2022
  • star rating  Great pub in Corfe Castle. Discovered their garden hidden round the back with fantastic views over to the castle. Good pub menu with some local beers and excellent pizzas from... read more

    avatar thumb PaulO3297
    23rd May 2022

    star rating  Called for a drink in the garden whilst visiting Corfe Castle earlier in the week beautiful beer garden. We decided to return in the evening for a walk. Booked online... read more

    avatar thumb Jazzer60
    21st May 2022

    star rating  Makes a change to be pleasantly surprised when visiting a tourist place. Excellent service, food and setting. Staff very efficient and friendly. Food delicious and even tho it was very... read more

    avatar thumb KarenC8998
    21st May 2022
  • star rating  Beautiful setting, vistas and weather on the day. Exceptional, friendly service.welcoming, relaxing..fabulous menu, reasonable prices.what more can I say?

    avatar thumb Ade P
    18th May 2022

    star rating  A very nice place to have a bite to eat and drink. We went in the front entrance initially and found it to be very small and cramped so walked... read more

    avatar thumb Connector54718903173
    17th May 2022

    star rating  Great family birthday lunch. Delicious food, excellent service from attentive staff. Great value. Can’t wait to visit again soon.

    avatar thumb littleann_9
    16th May 2022
  • star rating  My partner and I stopped off here for some lunch after exploring Corfe Castle on our recently trip to Dorset. The staff were lovely, so helpful and friendly, the pub... read more

    avatar thumb Jade R
    10th May 2022

    star rating  Delicious food, we had pizza (yum) a burger and kids meal Of fish and chips, which was really nice and fresh. All spot on. The local Jurassic beer was really... read more

    avatar thumb amysK9112HM
    21st April 2022

    star rating  Really nice traditional pub. Dog friendly, lovely food and pizza. Very friendly staff, even had a treat in their pocket for the dog!

    We got the steam train from... read more

    avatar thumb JuaS19Obi
    15th April 2022
  • star rating  Found this pub by luck. It was amazing for so many reasons: the very cheerful welcome from Lewis, the pencils and fun sheet he gave to my son, the doggy... read more

    avatar thumb NadineG1708
    13th April 2022

    star rating  I'm still sat in the garden as I type this. The meal was so fantastic I had to review straight away. The atmosphere here is great and there are easy... read more

    avatar thumb Libby D
    8th September 2020

    star rating  Booked a table for dinner this evening with my family on the last night of our holiday and we’re gutted that we didn’t discover The Greyhound on the first day!... read more

    avatar thumb Annie-Dev36_6
    1st September 2020