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Hogs Head Inn

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Hawfinch Drive, Alnwick NE66 2BF, England
+44 1665 606576
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newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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125 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Went for Sunday lunch a family of 8. 5 of us had Sunday lunch which costs almost a 10 each and at least 4 out of 5 were unhappy since most of the veg were cold. 2 of which went back to be warmed up in the microwave .... not what you will except from a 10 pound lunch. By... More 

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Thornbury, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Many members of the family and friends stayed here for a wedding at the Alnwick Treehouse. The staff were very welcoming, flexible and accommodating. Rooms are large, modern, well appointed and very comfortable. Plenty of space to meet and eat together in the bar/restaurant. Easy access to the town and its attractions.

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Thank Anne E
Bristol, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I have stayed here 3 times with and without family. The rooms are a generous size and the overall design is pleasing. The food is very acceptable pub fayre. I keep thinking of the word...practical... which is no bad thing. (One check-out occasion did involve a heavily laden motorcycle, heavy rain, and a hotel manager who'd picked up his bad-tempered... More 

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Thank Peter D
Alnwick, United Kingdom
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

No veg included poor value for money ,I chose vegetarian meal far to small left hungry I would not recommend .friendly service embarrassing for staff having to put out such poor meals grumbled when asked if everything was OK told she would inform chef but no follow up waste of time mentioning it , love it for drinks but would... More 

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Thank Fourmotion
Alicante, Spain
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92 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped here after an abortive attempt to eat lunch somewhere else. At first I wasn't keen as this looked like a typical chain restaurant. We were all pleasantly surprised by the warm ambience and the friendly staff. The menu was varied and the food well made and served. The service was happy and professional. All in all this was... More 

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Thank Sean T
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed for 3 nights for our anniversary and had a very good deal for Dinner ,Bed and breakfast.Rooms are very nice and food is excellent although a bit expensive if your meals are not included in the tariff. The hotel was very quiet, so we wondered why all the breakfast was laid out as if the hotel was full,... More 

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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here as one of our friends was getting married at Alnwick gardens. This hotel was a bit pricey for what it was but overall was very happy with our stay. Nice selection at the bar and very spacious and well kept bar area. Room was spacious and comfortable and kept clean and tidy. Breakfast was spot on, can't go... More 

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Thank Shane C
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We come here often, but sadly Sundays (especially mid afternoon) are turning into a time to avoid. 4 of 5 main meals took 45 minutes to arrive (not an issue - if you're warned) fifth meal took another 10 minutes. Pheasant undercooked :-(. Then had to ask the manager where our desserts were after another ridiculous wait in a now... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I make another visit to the Hogs head for Sunday lunch. The Sunday lunch was good value for money with a choice of Beef, pork and turkey. We had a slice of each with a good selection of vegetables. The menu for puddings was limited but what we had was very nice with a good helping. The... More 

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Thank James R
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here for two nights and were surprised how quiet the hotel was. The room was lovely and spacious and very clean.The bed was huge and very comfy. We ate in the restaurant both nights and were very happy with the food and service and the breakfasts were excellent with a great buffet style service. We would certainly stay again!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Cheap Eats, Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hawfinch Drive, Alnwick NE66 2BF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northumberland  >  Alnwick
  • Phone Number: +44 1665 606576
  • This restaurant is at The Hog's Head Inn

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