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) #24 of 70 Restaurants in Morpeth €€ - €€€ , British,
59 Bridge Street, Morpeth NE61 1PQ, England
+44 1670 516688
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“steak” (27 reviews)
“risotto” (7 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
59 Bridge Street, Morpeth NE61 1PQ, England
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Reviewed 26 April 2017

Great food. We've been here a few times now for a lunch. The Whale of Cod is what it is. Beautifully fresh and huge accompanied by proper chips, mushy peas, fresh salad. Delicious. The best meal you'll get in town. The proprietors are generous, welcoming...More

Reviewed 24 April 2017

We visited the Shambles for Lunch on Friday. Ordered Mince and Dumpling with Chips and Veg...Waited an age for it to arrive so mentioned it at the bar. Strange as there was only a handfull of people in the pub.. When it did arrive, plates...More

Thank jeffdsams
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

When ordering a meal here I wasn't expecting black chips. Completely burnt and totally inedible. When I made a comment to a staff member she said that the chef wasn't happy as they had changed supplier and this is how they turned out !!! Nothing...More

Thank Lesley C
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

The welcome by the staff was warm and the service was such that nothing was too much for them. Smiling happy staff make for a great atmosphere. The food was fresh, cooked to perfection and served up looking great. The Black Pudding Tower and Prawn...More

Thank BobPallas
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Have visited Morpeth for the weekend amd both days we went for breakfast at the shambles. Delicious fresh breakfast at a fantastic price.

1  Thank Rebecca G
Reviewed 24 March 2017

On entering this pub having seen fish and chips advertised for £12 thought we would give it a go. We were met by two very unfriendly staff told to sit any where. The first thing you notice is how cold it is, but I thought...More

Thank Catons
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Came in here after Losso Ross, nice and lively, wine disappointing but larger and beer good, great atmosphere, good mix of people

Thank Alison B
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Typical english pub with good friendly service and a pleasant atmosphere. It is situated on the main street almost opposite the bridge.

Thank Robert W
Reviewed 8 March 2017

I decided to try here and found it to be very nice, Very friendly staff and the Steak & Guinness pie with veg was delicious.

2  Thank sulisk2016
Reviewed 3 March 2017

What has gone wrong here ? Always a decent write up from myself but sadly not this time. In a nut shell - almost an hour wait for " Breakfast " and "Spanish Omlette" 7 People had ordered before ourselves and 5 waited at least...More

Thank BPasta
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25 January 2015|
Response from Daniel F | Property representative |
Hi Rose, thanks for getting back to us. I passed on your comments at the time and someone investigated - things should be back to normal now :) hope to see you again soon.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$64
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 59 Bridge Street, Morpeth NE61 1PQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northumberland  >  Morpeth
  • Phone Number: +44 1670 516688
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