I too read Shopaholic's review before we decided to visit Hunters Lodge for the 1st time this evening as we are on holiday down here for the week.
Hadn't booked but when we enquired if a table was available we were politely informed there was 1 table left but the food would be an hour. This was fine and it was well worth the wait. My wife and myself both had Steak which was delicious. The area is blessed to have such a lovely pub and the owners deserve every success for the hard work they put in.
It saddens me to see such a scathing review ( if things were that bad the logical option would have been a discrete word to the bar staff expressing concerns where perhaps an amicable solution could have been sorted out) but you cannot satisfy some people these days!
If your in any doubt then give this place a try. You will not be disappointed! (Would recommend booking to avoid any wait)
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