The Salt Pig in Wareham and The Salt Pig Too in Swanage both comprise of an urban farm shop, butchery, and a café.

Our restaurants and Urban Cafes serve food from the local area only. It’s all about the provenance and we believe that great food can come from your doorstep. Our chefs take care of how they prepare and cook the food so that you get a great taste without too many complications. We have some brilliant chefs that are able to cook with creativity as our produce changes daily.

We also provide outside catering for events and weddings.



Quick questions

Q What sets us apart

We can proudly say that all our beef, lamb, and pork comes from farms with high levels of stewardship located within 8 miles of both shops. We are able to tell you every detail about the rearing and welfare of the animals.

Q History

The Salt Pig in Wareham was established in 2010 by James Warren and we opened our second premises, The Salt Pig Too, in Swanage in 2018. 

Q Swanage Restaurant

Swanage Restaurant is able to seat 50 guests and is a stone's throw away from the Swanage beach. The restaurant receives fresh fish and shellfish from our local fisherman on a daily basis. All of our meat is local and of the highest quality.

Q Wareham Restaurant

Wareham Restaurant is situated on the High Street of the picturesque town. The restaurant can seat up to 18 guests which offer exceptional food prepared by our brilliant chefs.

Q Outdoor Catering

We cater for weddings, events, corporate meetings, training events, conferences, private parties, dinner parties, functions, BBQ’s & individual picnics.
We cater for almost all kinds of events and are happy to work with you to create the perfect menu for you and your guests.

We offer hog roasts over logs, barbeques over Purbeck charcoal, sit down meals, buffets, and afternoon teas to name but a few. We are rustic and bespoke in our approach and all of our outside catering can be suited to the individual’s specifications and budget.

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