The Baker's Arms, a country pub in Poole

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Dating back as far as 1851, The Baker’s Arms has served as the heart of the local rural community. The picturesque surroundings create an idyllic backdrop that’s perfect for savouring our hearty, seasonal pub food. A recent refurbishment has been welcomed, seeing a rise in guests from nearby towns like Upton, Arne and the idyllic Lytchett Bay.

Expect a friendly welcome from our dedicated team for you and your four-legged friends who are welcome! So, put your feet up and take your pick from our fantastic selection of ales and dishes.

No matter what you’ve been up to, the Bakers Arms is the perfect place to relax — whether you’re looking for a stop off after taking in the stunning surroundings of Lulworth Cove or you want somewhere to enjoy a traditional Sunday roast, it’s all here for you and your loved ones.

Book a table online today and enjoy some quality time with those you love the most.

Our menus are full of hearty favourites and country pub classics, as well as our seasonal dishes, and we’ll be ready with a well-stocked bar, including cask ales, fine wines and British gin to suit very taste - which will taste all the better when enjoyed either in our beautiful gardens or by our crackling log fires.


A charming country pub in Poole

The Baker's Arms is an excellent vantage point for exploring the nearby delights of Poole and Brownsea Island. For those that love exploring all that nature has to offer then Upton Country Park or Arne Country Park are absolute must sees!

On occasion, we also host a quiz night so you and your friends can pit your wits against each other, we also have live music from time to time which creates a wonderful atmosphere.

Whether you’re out walking your dog or just exploring the local area, there’s always plenty to do around The Baker's Arms.


You don’t have to go far to enjoy some truly fantastic attractions in Poole. The kids will surely enjoy visiting Monkey World, whereas the Tank Museum is a wonderful place for those with an interest in war history. And of course, there’s always the stunning landscapes of Durdle Door, Lulworth Cove and Corfe Castle to enjoy.