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The Wheatsheaf Inn

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Main Street, Dry Doddington | Dry Doddington, Newark-on-Trent NG23 5HU, England
01400281458
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Today
11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 11:00 am
Mon - Thu 12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Fri 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am

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Visitor rating
  • 52
    Excellent
  • 15
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Cracking Meal

Nothing was too much trouble. They say customer service is suffering today, well not in this establishment. It was refreshing to be able to have a conversation with smiling staff. My wife did not like what was on the menu and they went out of their way to accommodate her eating habits. The whole... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 20, 2015
Steve W
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Newark-on-Trent, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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78 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Newark-on-Trent, United Kingdom
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

Nothing was too much trouble. They say customer service is suffering today, well not in this establishment. It was refreshing to be able to have a conversation with smiling staff. My wife did not like what was on the menu and they went out of their way to accommodate her eating habits. The whole experience was great. Well done. We... More 

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Huntingdon, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
326 reviews 326 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
283 helpful votes 283 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

We ordered a couple of hot sandwiches from the lovely couple behind the bar: a stilton sandwich and a sausage one. They both came with a lovely salad, but I would say that they could each have been cooked through a little more. Nothing unsafe, but the onions with the sausage were quite firm and the stilton needed to be... More 

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Grantham, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

My husband booked a table for my 70th birthday. First of all I must say thank you to Steven and Joanne for the birthday card, was very thoughtful of them. Have not visited The Wheatsheaf since the new owners took over, but was not disappointed the food was delicious my husband enjoyed his sirloin and I really enjoyed the duck.... More 

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Berlin
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

A lovely pub with well presented excellent food. The chips live up to the great reviews! The hot sandwiches are delicious but come with French fries not the acclaimed thick chips. The service was friendly and not intrusive. The only criticism was that the room was rather cold despite a lovely log burner.

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Grantham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

located on the A1 between Grantham and Newark Dry Doddington is a lovely village ( check out the church spire ) and the wheatsheaf is the jewel in the crown still a " local " in the pub sense, with a lovely little restaurant included. locally sourced produce direct from the farm greeted with great friendliness by the "regulars "... More 

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1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

I don't normally write reviews ,but after visiting this lovely venue I felt that I had to write a l quick line to tell folks what a really super venue for dinner that Steve and his wife have created.Delicious food served with a friendly smile made our evening one to remember and we will be visiting again without a doubt.... More 

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Newark
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Have been a few times to the Wheatsheaf and have never been disappointed. It has everything you could want for a lovely evening. Great food, friendly and attentive staff which all makes for a fantastic atmosphere and a great evening guaranteed.

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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Loved everything about my visit. Food was awesome! Great atmosphere felt at home from the minute we arrived. Hope to return soon

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Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Have been a few times, really friendly pub with delicious food. Interesting and varied menu, have thoroughly enjoyed every thing it have tried on the menu.

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Newark-On-Trent
Senior Contributor
48 reviews 48 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014 via mobile

We came for a Sunday roast and wow we got one! I had the roast Pork and can honestly say its the best I have eaten! A lovely decorated pub and resturant with very friendly staff. Shall be returning for sure.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Main Street, Dry Doddington | Dry Doddington, Newark-on-Trent NG23 5HU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Nottinghamshire  >  Newark-on-Trent
  • Phone Number: 01400281458

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 16 - 24
  • Cuisine: English
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 11:00 am
Monday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 12:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?