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Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Called in on the off chance and ended up booking a table as in the area. at this time of year not open all the time. Food was really nice and good service. Friendly staff made visitors welcome. Would recommend it for a special occasion

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Robin K, Owner at The Pheasant Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to leave us a review. Delighted you enjoyed your visit and everyone made you feel welcome. This time of year we are closed Monday and Tuesday just to give us a break. Thanks again

Ilkley, West Yorkshire
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were renting a cottage nearby and booked Sunday lunch here. The menu has a good selection of meat and fish. We had lamb roast and a game pie. The food was really really good. It's all pretty traditional and plain-this isn't a criticism at all. The veg wasn't over cooked. The lamb was so moist and tasty. Puddings included...

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Robin K, Owner at The Pheasant Inn, responded to this review

Many thanks for your review. Sunday lunch is always popular . Local Lamb and Beef followed by some good traditional Pud's . Thanks again

Reviewed October 29, 2016 via mobile

Superb find on way to Jedburgh....... Cask Ale perfect. Food uncomplicated, local,fresh, say no more..... a kitchen not run around a deep fat fryer and a microwave! Sweets.... Well I had the bread and butter pudding. Best I've ever had!!! My only minor grumble would be the lack of back ground music although this may take away the one thing...

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Robin K, Owner at The Pheasant Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for leaving us your review. So pleased you found us just passing through. There was a time when we could not sell bread and butter pudding to anyone and know its a permanent fixture on the dessert board. We do have a background music system but perhaps someone just forgot to put it on. I hope you will...

Wiltshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 29, 2016

This is a very late review of a two night stay back in August but I'm catching up now. Better late than never though eh? We were into the second week of a two week motorcycling holiday covering the Scottish borders, Northumberland and Wales and planned this stop well in advance using TripAdvisor reviews to make our accommodation selection. We...

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Robin K, Owner at The Pheasant Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for leaving us your review. as always great to get positive feedback. We are a country pub and try as hard as we may we are not perfect so the odd plumbing issue can be dealt with from time to time. I like to think our menu is quite straight forward just well executed, yes if your children...

Cleethorpes, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 28, 2016

My husband and I chose to stay at 'The Pheasant' whilst visiting the Kielder Observatory'. What a find, we couldn't praise the place more highly. Our room just off the courtyard was perfect, very clean and bathroom very spacious. The staff were very friendly and the meals superb. The only blight on our trip was that it was very cloudy...

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Robin K, Owner at The Pheasant Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for leaving us your review. Always great to get such positive feed back. Unfortunately we have no control over the clouds or stars but its a great excuse to visit again.

Chesterfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 28, 2016 via mobile

Recommended by a friend and I recommend to you. Pheasant is family owned and run. Stannersburn is on edge of Kielder water with walks/cycle paths and multiple activity options close by. Skies are extremely dark in best place for no light pollution. Stannersburn is about 6 houses and the Pheasant. Full rooms and dining room speak for themselves. Food is...

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Robin K, Owner at The Pheasant Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to leave us your review. delighted you enjoyed your break with us. Your recommendation is much appreciated and we hope to see you back with us again.

Isle of Man, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 21, 2016 via mobile

I've just got back from our 2 night stay at the Pheasant and what a treat it was. The rooms are cottagey and are plenty spacious and warm. I took my 87 year old,fairly disabled, mother and they did everything possible to make her comfortable. The food was nothing short of 5 star: loads of choices inc. Partridge, Game pie...

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Robin K, Owner at The Pheasant Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. I think you have summed up perfectly what we are about. We are small ,personal and we do care about what we are doing. I am lucky to have some great people working with me and they certainly deserve any credit that comes their way I am delighted your mum enjoyed her break,...

South Shields, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 18, 2016

Excellent accommodation. Very friendly staff. Meals first class - roast lamb was beautiful. Best pint John Smiths bitter I have had in a long time. Will recommend this to my friends if they are visiting Kielder forest.

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Robin K, Owner at The Pheasant Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for leaving us your review. Great to hear you enjoyed the lamb. The Smiths is a popular pint with locals, I'm a Timmy Taylors Landord fan so that's my preference. Thanks again

Reviewed October 18, 2016

My partner and I stayed here for two nights over August bank holiday whilst visiting the Lake Night Skies at Kielder Observatory. The Pheasant was perfect for our stay - upon arrival the staff were very welcoming & made sure we had directions to the Observatory. As we didn't return until 4am the next morning - we struggled to get...

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Robin K, Owner at The Pheasant Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to leave us a review. The observatory busy season is now getting into full swing and we have lots of guests coming and going at all hours. The Sow Roasted Northumbrian Lamb is perhaps our best selling dish and a great locally sourced ingredient. Hope to see you back someday.

scunthorpe
Reviewed October 16, 2016

Having holidayed in the area we went to the pheasant inn for our meal and were not disappointed,the roast lamb was excellent along with roast beef and all the trimmings on Sunday lunch ,we have been three times up to now and will be going back , excellent food nice surroundings and friendly staff well worth a visit

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Robin K, Owner at The Pheasant Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for leaving us your review. Great to hear you enjoyed your Sunday Lunch and have been back for more. Thanks again

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Charming 16th-century country inn has exposed stone walls, original beams, low ceilings and open fires. Run by the Kershaws since 1985, the inn was originally a farmhouse and has been refurbished to a very high standard. Using only the finest and freshest locally sourced produce and ingredients some of the house specialties to savour are simply cooked fresh fish, game and mushroom pie and slow roasted Northumbrian lamb. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Pheasant Inn

Address: Stannersburn NE48 1DD, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Northumberland > Stannersburn
Price Range: $121 - $139 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Pheasant Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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“Don't open your windows at night unless you want to share the room with the mozzies!”
 of 5 bubbles R0ckyRider, Oct 29, 2016 | Read review
“The rooms just off the courtyard are lovely, with pretty outlook onto garden.”
 of 5 bubbles ValnRay, Oct 28, 2016 | Read review
“it is a popular pub so book early to get one of the ground floor rooms”
 of 5 bubbles GulliverT4, Sep 26, 2016 | Read review
“Book a table well in advance .....”
 of 5 bubbles JJB57, Sep 25, 2016 | Read review
“If you really need to use your mobile phone, take a short walk up the hill into the village, and you should be able to get a signal.”
 of 5 bubbles woodlet7, Sep 25, 2016 | Read review
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