The Woodman, Dorset

Welcome to The Woodman - a traditional Dorset pub serving fine ales and award-winning ciders. Busy all year long the Woodman supports local brewers, orchards, craftspeople, artisans and artists alike. With the same friendly welcome given to all. Please see below for our location on Bridport's historic South Street, to get in contact and for our usual opening times.

Currently Serving:

At the Woodman we are immensely proud of our Craft and Traditional Ales, Ciders and Lagers. Please use the arrows or scroll left to right to see all of the draft, keg and pump drinks we are currently serving.


...our awarding-winning range of Beers and Ciders! New beers are always appearing on tap, including exclusive local brews and ciders which are often served here first! This is what a real pub should be about; incredible beer! Come and visit us for a taste and see below for all we are currently serving.

Local, Traditional, Craft...

...all enjoyed with friends, family, and folk we've only just met. Be it chatting and joking around a blazing fire or watching the world go by along Bridport's famous wide streets and ropewalks, to get a more personal insight into the world of The Woodman, follow our Instagram account.


...The Woodman plays host to many wonderful weekly, monthly, seasonal and one-off events - Folk Nights! Live Music! Story Telling! DJs! Plays! and of course our 9 Pin Bowling alley. To keep up-to-date with everything that is happening at The Woodman, join us on Facebook


See our latest Facebook posts for events, latest brews, and news!


See what we are listening to with our Spotify playlist!


Join us over on YouTube for videos and snippets from events!

Your gateway to the Jurassic Coast

Cider, Stout, Ales and Milds...

...and more! Excellent quality drink is the very essence of what we do. Please see above for our latest beers, currently serving, or click here for a historical list. Proud to be part of CAMRA and to support our fellow inns and pubs in the area.

Past Events...

..and things coming up! Stay tuned to our Facebook page for more, or check out Youtube for the occasional video of live events hosted at The Woodman!

Local Attractions...

...From Bridport's celebrated Colmers Hill down to the famous cliffs at West Bay, there is so much to do and see, and wonderful places to visit, eat and drink! The Woodman has put together a small guide to our freinds and favourites spots.

Contact The Woodman