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Fishermans Return

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Fishermans Return The Lane, Winterton-on-Sea NR29 4BN, England
+44 1493 393305
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible9%
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“beef pie” (19 reviews)
“cottage pie” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Fishermans Return The Lane, Winterton-on-Sea NR29 4BN, England
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Reviewed today

The pub is traditional,he real ales are good and you can sample any of them,the food is as you would expect,large portions , reasonably priced and while not great perfectly acceptable.Dogs are allowed in the bar which may not be ok with some but as...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Phil W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Over all the pub is charming and very dog friendly. The pub is very cosy and I loved all the bits and pieces around the pub. The food is ok and a bit over priced. Unfortunately there is no competition in this village. I had...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank bonvoyageEssex
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Only open for one night during our weeks stay in the village and the food was not great, my fried fish platter was not the best but I was starving! The steak was delicious.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank John G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Although a few months ago I've only just had time to write a review of this excellent little stop off! We had the fish and chips which were generous portions and even better to find a dog friendly pub in one if our favourite destinations...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank caz_1963_foody
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having attended an Aunts birthday party we descended on the pub - without us it would have been fairly quiet but November is not their busy season! We seemed to take over half the pub but the locals were friendly and the food very pleasant...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 259piersm
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Excellent traditional local pub that we visited everyday whilst staying on our mini-break in Winterton-on-Sea. Veggie curry absolutely amazing, veggie chilli was great as well and the fish and chips was huge! All our food was served super hot and pretty quick. Great service all-round....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank PjJwxxxx
Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

4 of us ate at the pub on both nights of a recent two night stay. There was a reduced menu on as they're extending the kitchen but everything we had was really good. Portion sizes are still huge so make sure you're hungry and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Ben_evolve
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

We've been coming here for three years. When first we entered there was a large lady with a personality the same who seemed to be in charge. She was an excellent host who welcomed all the humans and dogs with smiles and biscuits. I'm not...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Simon S
Reviewed 6 October 2018

We were back again in Winterton for another wonderful week and as always visit our favourite pub with our dogs and this time with friends too. We have 3 dogs and its so nice to be welcomed and treated so kindly by all the wonderful...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank bagsgalore
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

Really lovely spacious pub. Great food served and great staff. Visited here a few times during our stay at Winterton and enjoyed every visit.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank JayneM1163
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28 May 2018|
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Response from gecko2dan | Reviewed this property |
Very very dog friendly inside and out, we have badly behaved dogs so chose to stay outside so they wouldn’t bother other dogs
24 November 2015|
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Response from ga106 | Reviewed this property |
We haven't stayed there either but they are very helpful just give them a ring - 01538 300385 BTW. Its in a beautiful spot with amazing views ... especially if it snows!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fishermans Return The Lane, Winterton-on-Sea NR29 4BN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Norfolk  >  Winterton-on-Sea
  • Phone Number: +44 1493 393305
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