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Real Ales Good Food Single Malts

...and a warm Scottish welcome await you at our Dorset pub

The new bar completes the light and airy contemporary look throughout the Kings Arms East Stour Dorset.

Kings Arms Christmas

Our Christmas Party and Christmas Day Lunch menus are now available and we are taking bookings.

Our Christmas Party menu offers a choice of 4 starters, 4 mains and 4 desserts, all for just £15 for one course, £21 for two & £25 for three, per person.

Our Christmas Day Lunch menu also offers a choice of 4 starters, 4 mains and 4 desserts, and is £50 for adults and £25 for children.

Take a look at out delicious menus and when you are ready to book, fill in the pre-order form you will find atttached to the menu.

The team at the Kings Arms East Stour would like to wish you a very Merry Chrismas and a Happy New Year!

Enjoy  delicious food in the wonderful refurbished light and airy restaurant of the Kings Arms East Stour.

Food & drinks

Food is our focus at the Kings Arms sourcing as many ingredients as possible locally & offering traditional pub favourites, a Sunday carvery, an à la carte menu & seasonal specials with a Scottish flair.

As a free house the Kings Arms serves an interesting range of real ales, traditional ciders, premium lagers, wines and a fantastic choice of single malts.

We can easily cater for large parties and are happy to cater for any dietary requirements.

Stay a while

We have three en-suite bedrooms and we can offer a full Scottish breakfast the next morning.


The Kings Arms East Stour sponsors Gillingham Town Football Club and we are home to Shaftesbury and Gillingham pétanque team.

We support Guide Dogs for the Blind and Dorset Air Ambulance.