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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
Most recent review
- Aug 17, 2014
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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English first
Nottingham, England, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014 NEW

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
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014 NEW

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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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 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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Nottingham, England, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

Called in for Sunday Lunch and were delighted to find good service, fantastic food and great atmosphere. The Landlord, Bob and his team were excellent; and a Landlord who goes above and beyond the call of duty by personally making sure that inconsiderate owners dog mess is regularly cleared up - is dedicated indeed. Thoroughly recommended.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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53 reviews 53 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

Relaxed atmosphere, lovely setting, took a nice walk along the canal with the dog before sitting in the garden where dogs and families are very welcome, food is happily bought outside. It was Mothers day so it was very very busy however service was still impeccable.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

Me and my folks went here for lunch a couple of days ago after a walk along the nearby canal. The food was great, the service was spot on. They are having a bit of refurb work done at the moment and look forward to coming back soon. Highly recommended.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

Enjoyed lunch here with friends. The food was superb quality and freshly prepared. Service good and prices extremely reasonable. What more could you ask.

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