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All 3 Hickling Restaurants

The Plough

Main Street, Hickling LE14 3AH, England
+44 1664 822225
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Ranked #1 of 3 Restaurants in Hickling
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: British
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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English first
UK
Top Contributor
65 reviews 65 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

What a joy it was to see a pub/restaurant as busy as this one is. Even more joyous was the fact that the fact that it was busy did not interfere with the quality of the food, beer or service. If you are going to visit here I would strongly advise that you make a booking first to ensure that... More

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014 via mobile

My sister and I met here for a late Sunday lunch, around 3pm. It had clearly been busy over lunch but there were tables free inside and we sat in the sunshine outside. We weren't looking for a huge meal but the roast dinners being delivered to other diners looked lovely, so we asked for child portions of roast pork... More

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Notts chic in Essex
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

We had lunch in this pub on the Saturday of the Scarecrow Festival. We sat indoors as there was no room outside. The service was a little slow however, we understood this as there were a lot of people ordering food. When the food came it was lovely. There were 6 in our party and 4 of us had the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

We met friends here for lunch today . The food was delicious ... I had fish pie that was full of fish and prawns . The men in the party loved the roast . Gorgeous coffee cheese cake for pudding ! Service was swift and staff very friendly . Food was if a high quality and I would definitely return... More

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Nottingham, England, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Went for Sunday lunch and enjoyed good food, excellent service and all at a decent price. Marring the entire experience was the huge number of flies in the place - having to chase flies from your food (indoors) every 30 seconds or so is unpleasant and destroys any chance of enjoying a relaxing meal. For a local pub with a... More

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Melton Mowbray, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

So many pubs try to be sOmething to everyone and end up being nothing for no one. However the plough manages to carry it off. Great for kids but equally good for a quiet drink in a snug. Food isn't high cuisine but you won't leave hungry and it is perfectly tasty. Excellent selection of drinks in the bar. Unpretentious... More

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nottingham
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Just stopped by the plough as we were fishing across the road. All we had were 3 coke's and 2 portions of chips but the chip's were homemade and delicious. Staff friendly and very welcoming. Would of liked to of stayed longer.

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

This is a great find. I have lived in the Vale and this is one of the best country pubs around. This is a proper country pub and has not been homogenised so that it retains some character which adds to the atmosphere. A really friendly welcome - we were made to feel completely at home. Delicious food and the... More

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Stamford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

We popped in with no expectations, just hungry when we made our discovery. Staff were friendly and welcoming and immediately felt at home in the pub and restaurant. Menu was varied but suited to all tastes. When our orders arrived, the food appeared beautifully home cooked and tasty. All the staff were fun and friendly which is rare sadly now,... More

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Bristol
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Great food, great service. Definitely return when next in the area. Would recommend booking if going at the weekend.

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