Our Food

Dine in comfort with our wholesome meals freshly-prepared in The Trooper Kitchen, cooked to order for you to enjoy with real ales, fine wines and great atmosphere.


We are re-opening for meals on Wednesday 14th April!

See bottom of website for our new food times.

Starting with warming Hot Pot Curry Night – 14th April – this Wednesday!
See the menu here: Wednesday Hot Pot menu for 14th April: Choice of Chicken Tikka Masala, Lamb Rogan Josh or Veggie Korma.

And of course Friday Fish & Chips
See the menu here: Friday Fish menu (and other options).

Followed by Saturday Night Burgers and Sunday Roast Lunch!

Important to book tables in advance to avoid disappointment.

All subject to Covid-19 guidelines and of course the weather; outside table service only for Rule of 6 or 2 households per table.

We are still offering takeaways for all our meals.

Please book takeaways, if possible, 24 hours in advance.

We thank you all for your amazing support in these difficult times.
Stay safe ~ Kindest regards, The Troopers xx

These days and times are only applicable up to 17th May 2021.
After this date we hope to be able to offer table service inside the pub with Rule of 6 or 2 households applicable and increase our opening hours, again subject to Covid-19 guidelines at that time.


  • Village Hot Pot

    Village Hot Pot

    On Wednesday evenings you can keep warm with our delicious Village Hot Pot - set meal which changes weekly.
  • Friday Fish 'n Chips

    Friday Fish 'n Chips

    Friday evenings we have our popular home-made beer-battered Fish 'n' Chips. Other options available too.
  • Sunday Roasts

    Sunday Roasts

    Treat yourself to a Trooper Roast Lunch.
  • Veggie Sunday Roasts too!

    Veggie Sunday Roasts too!

    For example, a Trooper Nut Roast washed down with an excellent Pinot Grigio Rosata.
  • Delicious Desserts

    Delicious Desserts

    Choose from our range of lovely desserts.
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Opening Hours

14th April to 17th May

Wednesdays – 6pm to 8pm-ish
Fridays – 6pm to 8pm-ish
Saturdays - 12.30pm to 8pm-ish
Sundays – 12.30pm to 5pm-ish

Monday 12th April - Celebratory Re-opening
5pm to 8pm-ish. Drinks only.

Please book tables in advance.
[NB: Opening times to be revised after 17th May].

Kitchen Times

Wednesdays - Village Hot Pot
6pm to 8pm-ish
Fridays - Fish & Chips
6pm to 8pm-ish
Saturdays - Burger Night
6pm to 8pm-ish
Sundays - Roast Lunch
1pm to 3pm-ish

Takeaways are still available for all our meals.
Whether eating here or taking away, please book in advance if possible.

Contact Us

The Trooper Inn ⚬ Stourton Caundle ⚬ Dorset ⚬ DT10 2JW
Phone: 01963 362405
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Camping at The Trooper

Our campsite will be open from 19th April 2021.
Self catering only. Toilet/shower facilities closed.
Facilities available from 17th May, subject to Covid-19 requirements and the weather.
Book in advance please.

Camra-Award Camping and Caravan Club