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Crab and Anchor

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Links Way, Farnborough GU14 0NA, England
+44 1252 378388
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12:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 22:30
Mon - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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Farnborough, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This place does have an extensive menu. I think that may actually detract from the quality of some of the dishes though. On a Friday and Saturday night we have seen a number of people being turned away as it was so busy but I'm still not sure why. It feels a bit cramped and old fashioned. The large wine... More 

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Thank dwan7145
Farnborough, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Crab & Anchor is tucked away from sight but those that know enjoy a menu full of lovely choices , friendly staff and lots of attention

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Thank aligurr
Hampshire
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful food, very friendly staff and great value for money - what more can you ask? This lovely restaurant is hidden away but is well worth seeking out, you will be glad you did.

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Thank haydenjay1
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29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is tucked away behind Morrisons you could blink and miss it! But let me tell you it's a little gem. We came here for a birthday meal and it was a charming gastro pub and lovely. I had the Moules Frites and they were heavenly. Great value, lovely service, will be going back!

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Thank Mr N
Frimley, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went here on a Friday night. Can't fault the food we had or the welcome we got. However the waitress staff were just 'going through the motions' with no real feeling. The restaurant was so noisy we couldn't hear ourselves talk and we were facing each other. Wasn't even packed out either but still nosey !!

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Thank MartinPrice62
Guildford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We've visited here on several occasions when we have visitors and everyone is always extremely pleased with their food and service! Its always busy, we've had to book most times. There is a varied menu with a lot of options, bound to please everyone. The staff are always very nice and happy to give advice on choices. Would always recommend... More 

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Thank merobs22
Farnborough, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very impressed! Excellent choice of menu, excellent drink choice including scrummy cocktails. The portions are very generous! Good I'd cooked very well and was all very delicious. The service was great, not in your face but just enough attention. Would certainly go back !

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Thank cathymailing
Farnborough, Hampshire
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116 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been back to the Crab & Anchor twice recently. Once for lunch on a Saturday with a friend and then again for dinner with my husband and son. On each occasion we all had excellent meals in a lovely atmosphere with helpful, polite staff. For lunch, my friend and i didn't fancy baguettes and only wanted a light... More 

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Thank roseduffett
Farnham, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Abit tucked out of the way behind Morrison's but once inside it is bright and airy. We have visited a few times this year, food is good, portion sizes generous (maybe a little too much for me), the menu is massive so bags of choice which works really well for big family get togethers, and they are fantastic with the... More 

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Thank JLGH128
Camberley
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Wow! I cannot recommend this place enough!! As a family of five - all with very different eating habits and tastes .... we all left feeling the same - full, happy and very pleasantly surprised. (One vegan , 2 pescatarians, 2 normal diet!) For starters we ordered a mix of crab cakes, garlic and sweet chilli prawns, loaded potatoes skins... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Bar, European, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:30
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Links Way, Farnborough GU14 0NA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Farnborough
  • Phone Number: +44 1252 378388

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?