The George Hotel is a local landmark that sits in a commanding location overlooking the busy and ever popular harbour of West Bay, famous for the Broadchurch TV series.

The pub comprises of two bars, a separate restaurant area, an extensive riverside beer garden and residential parking. There is a large fully equipped commercial catering kitchen complete with walk in cold stores and ample outside storage, and private flat. The letting accommodation underwent full refurbishment during 2014 and the pub itself underwent a full renovation in 2010.

This is a fabulous opportunity to take on a thriving business right at the heart of the famous Jurassic Coast, an area that has become an essential part of the tourist attractions in Dorset.

The pub would suit those with experience of volume commercial catering and a real passion for delivering a quality offer and service.

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The Tanners is located on the high street in Bridport town centre.

The trade area comprises of two bars with a lower area set out with pool tables that leads out to a well maintained trade garden. There is rear pedestrian access to the pub from a large town centre car park as well as off street private parking.
The outdoor area benefits from a large covered smoking area and BBQ.
With a commercial catering kitchen and large private accommodation, the pub would suit experienced licensees with the energy and vision to build on the trade and focus on developing a food offer.

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Palmers’ pubs are famous through-out Dorset, Devon and Somerset for their individuality and the professional customer service our licensees proudly deliver time after time. As our customers become more discerning our pubs are ever changing and we are looking for like minded individuals with the ambition, flexibility and drive to meet our customer`s expectations.

So if you want the freedom and opportunity to build your own business with the professional advice and support then why not get in touch with the team here at Palmers. Continue reading



Pubs Available

Now is your opportunity to apply for a tenancy business with Palmers.

Next Steps

1. Check out the pubs that are currently available then click on the link if appeals to you.

2. Download and print the form on this page, fill it in and then post it back.

3.Nothing available?
Don’t worry we still welcome your application form and the opportunity to meet and discuss future opportunities

Or, if you prefer, you can contact us by phone (call the Secretary to the Directors,
Elaine Bearpark, on 01308 422396) and we will arrange an initial informal chat.

We’ll explain in full detail all the ins-and-outs of running a Palmers pub – and the benefits of working with a small family company who take a personal interest in supporting you and your business.
We welcome applications, whether you have experience in the licensed trade or are a newcomer looking to make your first step.
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