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The Dining Room at Poets House Hotel

St Mary's Street, Ely CB7 4EY, England
+44 1353 887777
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
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LOCATION
St Mary's Street, Ely CB7 4EY, England
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Reviewed 19 June 2013

What a treat to go to a restaurant of this quality in Ely. Food, presentation and service were spot on. Decor is lovely and the bill was pretty reasonable considering. Shame there isn't any outdoor seating and they really should have loos in the restaurant...More

Date of visit: June 2013
1  Thank Colette32
David T, Owner at The Dining Room at Poets House Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2013

Dear Colette32 Thank you for your review and feedback both of which have all been received with thanks and shared with the team. Your comments regarding outdoor furniture are very valid and something that we are working on at present which includes the dressing of...More

Reviewed 18 June 2013

Just the two of us went on Fathers Day, children long gone. We had the a la carte 3 course Sunday Lunch, it was superb, we chose differently on each course and both were pleasantly delighted with our choices. Service was both good and attentive...More

Date of visit: June 2013
1  Thank Tricia2812
David T, Owner at The Dining Room at Poets House Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2013

Dear Tricia2812 Thank you for your review and positive feedback. I am delighted that you enjoyed your visit to The Dining Room. Positive reviews such as yours are always good to receive and mean so much more at this the early stage of the venture....More

Reviewed 6 June 2013

Visited Poets House last Saturday , for my wife's Birthday ... Ill keep it brief . Great food , great feel to the place , we were well looked after .. Be prepared to spend getting on for £100 , for a 3 course meal...More

Date of visit: June 2013
Thank sjbare
David T, Owner at The Dining Room at Poets House Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2013

Dear sjbare Thank you for your review. My apologies for the delayed response, we have been awaiting access from Trip Advisor. Your comments are much appreciated and have been shared with the team. We do hope you will be back to visit us in the...More

Reviewed 6 June 2013

Just had lunch with a friend at Poets House in Ely. It was my first visit ti Ely's new hotel and I have to say I was very impressed. The food was amazing, the service was really great and the hotel is beautiful, I can...More

Date of visit: June 2013
Thank hannahjmc
David T, Owner at The Dining Room at Poets House Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2013

Dear Hannahjmc Thank you for your review and words of encouragement. These have been well received and passed onto the team. Thank you again for taking the time to review and we will look forward to welcoming you back to Poets House. Thank you and...More

Reviewed 2 June 2013

Visited Poet's House yesterday for lunch. the bar area is amazing the decor and furniture eye catching, comfortable and spacious. Staff very attentive and nothing was too much trouble. I felt drinks weren't too expensive apart form the wines. The food was lovely full of...More

Date of visit: June 2013
Thank BevS66
David T, Owner at The Dining Room at Poets House Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2013

Dear BevS66 Thank you for your review. My apologies for the delayed response we have been awaiting access from Trip Advisor. Your comments were received with thanked and I am pleased to report have been actioned. We appreciate you taking the time to feedback and...More

Reviewed 28 May 2013

Booked the restaurant for a special family birthday dinner. First impressions a beautifully converted building. Arrived early, parked the car in the parking bays, only to be told no parking unless for residents. Had to park across the road near to the Cathedral. We asked...More

Date of visit: May 2013
1  Thank Spikeylulu
David T, Owner at The Dining Room at Poets House Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2013

Dear Spikeylulu I am writing in response to your review of The Dining Room at Poets House Ely. My apologies for the delayed response we have been awaiting access from Trip Advisor. I am sorry to learn of your experience and would welcome the opportunity...More

Reviewed 24 May 2013

This is far and away the classiest place Ely has and hopefully it does very well, I went with my mum for a birthday dinner last week, stunning decor and a beautiful relaxed bar area, the restaurant and the food are amazing as well. You...More

Date of visit: May 2013
Thank Browny1985
David T, Owner at The Dining Room at Poets House Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2013

Dear Browny1985 Thank you for your review of The Dining Room at Poets House. The Executive Chef and restaurant team have been included in our response of thanks and appreciation for your positive comments. Thank you Best regards David

Reviewed 19 May 2013

I was initially apprehensive as to what this restaurant would off - but any concerns I had were quickly dispursed. The whole experience was top notch from the decor, service and meal. We were a party of 4 and enjoyed the sumptious A La Carte...More

Thank 43Jo43
David T, Owner at The Dining Room at Poets House Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2013

Dear Jo43Jo Thank you for your review of the Dining Room at Poets House. It is encouraging to read such positive comments at this the early stage of the restaurant. Your comments have been received with thanks and passed on to all concerned. Thank you...More

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: St Mary's Street, Ely CB7 4EY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cambridgeshire  >  Ely
  • Phone Number: +44 1353 887777
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  • This restaurant is at Poets House Hotel and Restaurant
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