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The Retreat

€€ - €€€, British,
Woodbury Lane, Norton WR5 2PT, England
+44 1905 820274
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good33%
  • Average19%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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“steak” (13 reviews)
“puds” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Woodbury Lane, Norton WR5 2PT, England
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1 - 10 of 162 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

It's rare that the 5 of us are all together and I knew that The Retreat would enhance the time we had. The meals were superb as always and they accommodated my daughter who has a severe nut allergy. I love the fact that you...More

Thank Chippy899
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Met here wit our local cycling club recently, such a nice surprise. Extra ally if looks just like a thousand other pub-chain establishments. The menu appears fairly straightforward and really not much different to the rest, what sets this place apart is the friendliness and...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had dinner here with some friends, Service was OK, Food was OK, Prices were OK. Was very busy for early evening mid-week, was a little miffed when everyone seemed to have a discount voucher but me! Was given one when I payed the bill but...More

1  Thank BigDraw
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely lunch here today. Service was excellent, the whole restaurant and toilets were very clean and excellent food was served very quickly. Will definetly be back as they gave us a 25 % off voucher that runs until the end of September. Very...More

Thank Sssssssssssazzzzxzz
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Drinks were well served, food was good. Wi-Fi existed (we could clearly see the network name) but the management chose to hoard the password and not release to customers Crazy piece of management. We will not be going back there until this is corrected.

Thank Anthony G
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

I always make my hubby and his family eat here because I know they won't complain about it like they do about most other pubs we might go to - but tonight something wasn't quite right? The food took forever, it wasn't remotely busy, it...More

Thank Sharlz1978
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

We have loved coming here over many years. It was always clean, well kept, good choice and value with lovely staff. The staff are still lovely, although we didn't recognise anyone. They'd all changed. But, it was grubby. The carpet needs cleaning, the tables were...More

Thank DAJ001
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

I think I may stop going to pubs to eat. Time and time again it's all about the drink for pub owners. Rarely about good quality fresh food. My wife and our two children visited recently. The service was mostly good. Place looked nice and...More

Thank WestMidlandsReviewer
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Called here on the strong recommendations of friends who are regulars Lovely setting and nice interior with very friendly and proactive staff. My wife & I both had the gammon with chips, peas, egg, pineapple and 2 pepsis. Gammon was fine, but both our eggs...More

Thank GPTLebu
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Evening meal with our local crib team (celebrate the end of the season). Management and staff were amazingly friendly and attentive. Could find fault - LOVED IT!!!!!

Thank Tina G
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21 February 2017|
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Response from Mary H | Reviewed this property |
As above
20 August 2016|
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Response from Colin R | Reviewed this property |
Not allowed inside unless they are guide dogs but if it's nice you can always sit outside
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Woodbury Lane, Norton WR5 2PT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Worcestershire  >  Norton
  • Phone Number: +44 1905 820274
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