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49 Frome Road, Bradford-on-Avon BA15 1LE, England
01225 867 426
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Cuisines: English
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Bath, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014 NEW

We have used this restaurant before but during the summer daytime. This visit was a Monday evening in December and its obvious this place needs all its heat to cook food as the place was Freezing!! - its a shame as we have had good times there in the past but I cannot recommend that you use this establishment in... More 

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Maraval, Trinidad
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93 reviews 93 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Went here for lunch after a nice walk along the canal path. Food took about 40 minutes to arrive at the table but was worth the wait. Best thing was getting a mr whippy ice cream from the pub at the end of the meal

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London, England, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Brilliant stop for boaters or holiday makers. Music themed pub but not loud. pleasant atmosphere Vintage music choice, restaurant, outside area when the weather permits.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Came from Bristol to meet up with some old friends who had hired a canal boat from Bradford on a Friday afternoon for a hen weekend and after their long drive, plus negotiating the big lock, it was getting close to dark, so The Canal Tavern, just below the Bradford Lock, was a perfect first night stop. With The George... More 

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Bath, United Kingdom
2 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

We had a lovely walk along the canal today and was recommended this place by a barge owner so we thought it had to be good ! Ordered some food including the mixed grill which was highly priced at £17.95, but thought well it had to be good at that price! But I should of realised when I was ordering... More 

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Liskeard, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Excellent location along the Kennet & Avon Canal. Also ideally situated for a wander into Bradford on Avon. Very pleasant staff. Family friendly. Generous portions with a decent size menu choice. Would certainly visit again in the future.

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Sheffield UK
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37 reviews 37 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Food here was great quality and huge portions. We had cottage pie and served piping hot with 3 fresh veg. Yum. Really nice location. Don't hesitate to eat here.

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London, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Right next to the moorings below Bradford lock, this was the perfect pit-stop after a long day on the water. It was a pleasantly warm May evening and they were quite happy for our collie to join us under the table in a semi-covered area of the garden. Food was fairly standard pub fare with a decent choice of beers... More 

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Bath, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Great location, unpretentious, friendly staff and the best Wiltshire ham, egg and chips around - it comes with a salad and coleslaw and is better priced than anywhere else in the area. There is a garden area which is a great spot for a drink and canal watching and there is also a pool table in the bar. The pub... More 

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

Had a nice meal here reasonably priced too. Atmosphere was very lively and staff were very friendly and attentive

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Address: 49 Frome Road, Bradford-on-Avon BA15 1LE, England
Phone Number: 01225 867 426
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Wiltshire  >  Bradford-on-Avon
Cuisine: English

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