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Blenkinsopp Castle Inn & Bistro

€€ - €€€, British,
Greenhead | Brampton, Greenhead CA8 7JS, England
+44 16977 47757
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“cod and chips” (4 reviews)
“scones” (8 reviews)
“roast beef” (3 reviews)
Opens in 25 min
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Greenhead | Brampton, Greenhead CA8 7JS, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Came here the other day for Sunday lunch. Can't fault the food as was lovely but the service was terrible. We sat for at least 45 minutes with the starter plate at the edge of the table and people were just walking past it. Then...More

Thank Chelsea D
Libbyann1, Manager at Blenkinsopp Castle Inn & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

I am pleased that you enjoyed the quality of our Sunday roast and I apologise for the shortfall in our service standards. As explanation, there was a hiccup in the kitchen regarding the delay in your main meal coming out. I don’t recall our conversation...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Visited today with my partner for Sunday lunch. Menu was excellent and 2 courses for £15.95. The starter of prawns was delicious and both of our mains which were roast lamb and roast pork were lovely. The veg was beautifully cooked and presented. This is...More

Thank GB0207
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had an excellent one night stay here. Well equipped and freshly decorated room, good pub style food, warm ambience. All areas are dog friendly so our well behaved lab was permitted to be with us the whole time which we greatly appreciated. Hope to...More

Thank jmuspsych
Reviewed 1 week ago

Set in pleasant surroundings and peaceful. Hadrians Wall approx one mile away. Fantastic views from Military Road of Northumberland.

Thank Sylvia H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just returned from a 2 night stay with friends cycling around the area. Great quiet location next to the castle and retirement lodges. Gary, Carol and the staff are so welcoming and helpful. Gary put our bikes away securely in the boiler house which was...More

1  Thank Aaron D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We found this Inn and Bistro after following the signage off the mail road. You have to go into an estate of lodges, but do not be put off as the Castle Inn is well worth it. Scampi and Chips, delicious, Steak Pie to die...More

Thank stanton426
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One night stay on our long distance walk. Gary, Carol and the team were utterly brilliant, going the extra mile (literally when we needed a lift) to make sure we had everything. A special mention has to be made of the gravy that went with...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Can only echo all the positive comments about this inn. Good parking, clean comfortable room, friendly helpful staff & owners & great food (not fast but home cooked generous portions). Ideal base for visiting Hadrian’s Wall, Roman Forts & surrounding area. Will definitely be back.

Thank Philip T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely place beautifully decorated we both had the steak pie which was delicious couldn't manage all the pastry as it was rather large, the meat was very tender proper gravy and great selection of veg wish we could have managed a pudding but just so...More

Thank Susantomp
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

An odd place from the outside, but don't let that put you off. Modern, clean and nicely decorated inside. Service was friendly and suggestions made by waitress proved good. Food was excellent, my wife and I both said it was the best meal we've had...More

Thank davidmcdavidson
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13 October 2015|
Response from Magnificentmo | Reviewed this property |
Hi, No Blenkinsopps work at the Inn. It is located alongside Blenkinsopps Castle.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
10:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
10:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
10:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
10:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
10:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Greenhead | Brampton, Greenhead CA8 7JS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northumberland  >  Greenhead
  • Phone Number: +44 16977 47757
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