Arrived without booking and it was quite busy, 2 young ladies who were waitresses for the evening went to check with the chef that it would be OK to serve us, it was so we were taken to table. The waitresses were lovely, very polite and accommodating, drinks arrived promptly and the menu looked great.
I ordered the lamb shank as it was described so appetisingly, my partner ordered steak which seemed to be the most popular choice. The wait for food wasn't too long, we were served about 20 minutes after we arrived which was fine.
My partner's steak was good apparently, it was hot and cooked as he had asked, so he was pleased, although he did say the meat was rather tasteless. My lamb shank was possibly the worst one I have ever eaten, it was extremely overcooked, the meat was rock solid and tasteless. The mash it came with was not creamy at all and very lumpy, and the gravy was very watery. The vegetables were fine, not amazing but edible. I ate the veg and some of the mash and a tiny bit of the lamb but it was just so overcooked I could barely chew it!
Decided to have a dessert to see if it would make up for the poor main, we shared a chocolate fudge cake which was delicious, served on a slate with cream and chocolate sauce, heaven! It looked very out of character compared with the mains tho, they were not presented as particularly special, but the dessert looked much better in comparison.
Basically the staff were excellent and prompt at serving, just the main dishes were extremely disappointing. Did not eat there the following night and would not go back or recommend it to anyone.
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