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London Road, Retford DN22 7JF, England
+44 1777 862710
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good19%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible15%
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“steak” (22 reviews)
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British, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
London Road, Retford DN22 7JF, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

If you want to be treated with disrespect , rudeness , uncaring attitude , ushered away from the bar , food rushed to the table before you finish your previous course , attempted to take drinks away before finished and told to leave at 10...More

Thank forest98son
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice meal here the other day. Extensive menu covering all tastes. The liver and mash was lovely as were the seafood curry and trio of Pork. Reasonably priced and served in a rustic kind of Bistro fashion. I suppose it's hard to make liver and...More

Thank bigbilly1959
Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked to go to this restaurant for a birthday lunch on a Friday did not disappoint. The restaurant was not too busy but the atmosphere was very pleasant. Staff are always pleasant and helpful. I ordered fish and chips after seeing another customers order. I...More

Thank Ray D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited for a family meal. Well stocked bar and the menu caters for all. Such a vast choice including local game. People always mention the frosty attitudes of staff, on occasions I have noticed this, however its quite quirky and folks keep returning. The service...More

Thank Richard A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Always difficult to choose because the menu is extensive and full of great dishes. On our last visit the cooking was slightly off its best but the food is good and service prompt.

Thank Watty0407
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my partner love this place! The options are endless, the restaurant is lovely and clean and the staff are always delightful. My partner brings me here for most of our special occasions and I wouldn’t pick anywhere else!!

Thank Abigailmcmillan
Reviewed 14 September 2018

Absolutely outstanding! The food we ordered was divine. The white bait was gorgeous and the squid. In fact I could have eaten a bucketful! The seafood platter was out of this world. My partner had the fillet and that too was cooked to perfection. As...More

Thank Max K
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

We are regulars here and always enjoy the food. There is a very good menu choice which changes on a regular basis. Quite a selection of fish and game - prices range £12-£30 for the main, may sound expensive but really is worth the money....More

Thank Julie B
Reviewed 18 August 2018

The environment was very nice and the staff were very helpful and very friendly. The food wasn't that great to be honest. We had the chateaubriand and were a little disappointed with it but our expectations were high. I would definately go back but would...More

Thank Bex T
Reviewed 17 August 2018

went to the glorious 12th special menu night and wasn't disappointed. Venison, grouse and a beautiful mulligatawny quail starter. Very nice, and good value

Thank Dean L
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24 July 2017|
Response from phoebewillett | Reviewed this property |
I actually found him pleasant and the food was lovely so I'm insure
Jeannie R
21 March 2016|
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Response from Critiqu | Reviewed this property |
Maybe his sister should terminate his relationship with the pub
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 18:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: London Road, Retford DN22 7JF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Nottinghamshire  >  Retford
  • Phone Number: +44 1777 862710
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