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The Pantry

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The Guineas Shopping Centre, Newmarket, England
01638-66-11-81
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations

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    Very good
  • 26
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Baby Shower

I recently had my baby shower here and it was amazing! The food and staff were incredible, very welcoming and the food was 10 out of 10. I would recommend this place to anyone who wants to have any function or even just to pop in for one of their home made goodies you won't be disappointed! Very... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 26, 2015
StaceyMWake
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Newmarket, United Kingdom
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English first
Newmarket, United Kingdom
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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

I recently had my baby shower here and it was amazing! The food and staff were incredible, very welcoming and the food was 10 out of 10. I would recommend this place to anyone who wants to have any function or even just to pop in for one of their home made goodies you won't be disappointed! Very happy customer.... More 

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Hertford, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015 NEW

We love the Pantry, so we had my uncles 70th birthday Dinner here, saturday evening, the food was lovely,great soft shell crab to start, and the duck for main was excellent, The evening was finished of with a lovely chocolate cake, which my uncle was thrilled with, thanks for all your hard work.

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Anne-Marie W, Manager at The Pantry, responded to this review

Dear Lorraine S, It was a pleasure to have you all dine with us, and for such a special occasion. We are so happy you enjoyed your meal and whole evening. The soft shell crab is proving very popular so you made a great choice to try that. Our baker Mariah was very happy to hear your Uncle was thrilled... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015 NEW

We had a really good meal here last weekend. Friendly waiting staff. A great starter and steak main meal. A very classy place to dine.

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Anne-Marie W, Manager at The Pantry, responded to this review

Dear John E, Thank you for your review of us stating us a very classy place to dine! We always try to pair great service with great food, so to read that we are doing this means a lot to the team. We get our fabulous steaks from Eric Tennants butchers so we are pleased you enjoyed it as your... More 

Essex, England
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54 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015 NEW

Had lunch here, nice food although some of the menu was not available. Friendly place & staff happy to help. All food cooked fresh so be prepared to wait for your meal.

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Anne-Marie W, Manager at The Pantry, responded to this review

Dear Fauts, Thank you for taking the time to write your review. It was great for the team to hear that you think our staff are always friendly and happy to help. I read that you had a slight wait for your food, we do source all of our food fresh and cook it alI fresh to order, sometimes at... More 

St Ives, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015 NEW

We had a sandwich and a soft drink each and it came to nearly £20. However it was extremely pleasant, fresh and tasty and the staff were friendly

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Anne-Marie W, Manager at The Pantry, responded to this review

Dear Vanessa D, Thank you for taking the time to write your review. We are pleased you found our food tasty and fresh and our staff friendly. We always strive to deliver great locally sourced food at an affordable price to our customers. I hope to see you soon, Thank you again, Stephanie Goodchild. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

I was taken to this restaurant by my partners family for a birthday treat and what a treat it was! When we arrived they were full, 'give us five minutes', they said, low and behold when we came back they were preparing us a table. I am not really a difficult customer, but when I saw the beer battered scallops... More 

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Anne-Marie W, Manager at The Pantry, responded to this review

Dear VictoriaC, Thank you for your lovely five star review of us, and I am so pleased you choose to dine with us for your birthday treat. It was great to read how effective our service was to have you seated in five minutes, we are very pleased we had our ever so popular beer battered Scallops with homemade tartare... More 

Cremona
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

What a surprise this place in the middle of nowhere!!! If two Italians say the food is very good, the place friendly, the service perfect, believe them. Fresh ingredients from the countryside, Italian extra vergin olive oil, exceptional high quality food and home made fresh cakes, extraordinary ratio quality price. We'll come back! Isabella and Gianluca

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Anne-Marie W, Manager at The Pantry, responded to this review

Dear Isabella & Gianluca, Thank you very much for your fantastic review of us. It was great to read you think our food is of exceptional high standard. We are blessed with great locally sourced food and very passionate chef's who love to create great dishes to serve to our customers. Our waiting staff were over the moon to hear... More 

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7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

Love the food Love the staff Love everything about the pantry The staff are friendly chatty and always willing to help out of there is a problem. Amazing

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Anne-Marie W, Manager at The Pantry, responded to this review

Dear FaithC, Thank you for your great five star review about The Pantry. To hear a customer loves everything about The Pantry means so much to the team. It is great to hear that the staff are always willing to help, as we always strive to go the extra mile for our customers. Please introduce yourself next time you are... More 

Welling, Kent
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130 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

Visited here for breakfast while staying in Newmarket. Great choice of menu, friendly staff and had a great buzzing atmosphere too. Plus they have a shop with some great Lil foodie items!

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Anne-Marie W, Manager at The Pantry, responded to this review

Dear hayles_tawny, Thank you very much for your review. We are very pleased you enjoyed our buzzing atmosphere and friendly staff. We do like to keep our Deli stocked with lots of foodie treats for people to buy. We hope to see you soon, when you are next in Newmarket. Thank you again, Stephanie Goodchild. More 

Stirling
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60 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

A popular cafe in the shopping centre with friendly staff and good service. Serves meals as well as coffees, teas and drinks. Has a shop with some tasty goodies.

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Anne-Marie W, Manager at The Pantry, responded to this review

Dear 25traveller25, Thank you for your review of us. It was lovely to hear that you found our service quick and friendly, we are very passionate about providing efficient customer service but on a friendly level. We are glad to hear you had a liked our locally sourced treats and goodies in our deli. Thank you again, Stephanie Goodchild. More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: The Guineas Shopping Centre, Newmarket, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Newmarket
  • Phone Number: 01638-66-11-81

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: British

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