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Department of Meat & Social Affairs

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Great quality british produce, offering classic burgers, messy slow-cooked ribs, crispy chicken, milkshakes, homemade ice cream and a selection of craft beers. Massive beer garden, perfect for the summer! Private hire available, big room upstairs, come and see.
PRICE RANGE
$6 - $16
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
Bar, British
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews curly fries burger mac cheese meat tray brisket wings chilli salted caramel sharing platter side dishes great food and service lovely meal dept tino
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was very nice, we had food platters which was great for everyone. The service was also excellent, the staff were very nice and friendly. Good location and great venue, we hired out the first floor so very good for parties etc. Would definitely...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank anyalangley
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic service from the moment we got through the door, special attention to all of us individually, which the kids loved. The food was of a very high quality, we opted for a sharing platter, a hot dog and an extra couple of burgers. Delicious...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Ben P
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

When I went thereb I struggled to pick the foods and with the great help of Nikola I chose the best dish for me.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Shadowhunters66
Reviewed June 14, 2019

The food is great as well as the milkshakes and the customer service. Especially Nikola, who was very helpful and friendly.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Redstonesparkle
Reviewed May 29, 2019 via mobile

Probably the best steak I had in Northampton. Will definitely come again. Cheers to chef John, you are a star!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Claudiaalicegyngell
Reviewed May 7, 2019 via mobile

My first visit to Dept of Meat. Hugely impressive - great food and service. No complaints - also loved the range of Brooklyn Beers

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Stuey2222
Reviewed May 7, 2019 via mobile

I had lunch with family on Saturday and the food was simply delicious. There was lots of choice but we all decided on burgers of one variety or another and could not fault them. Fries and coleslaw were extra yummy. Milkshakes were enjoyed by the...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank FAMS76
Reviewed May 6, 2019 via mobile

A great central location with parking nearby. Easy to book, staff extremely helpful and thoughtful. We had around 70 guests turn up which was plenty, everyone said how great the bar was, and that it was unique! I would strongly recommend this bar for any...More

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank Debra W
Reviewed April 25, 2019 via mobile

Relaxed,rustic atmosphere with friendly staff.Portion sizes really good,fresh and very tasty.Meat so tender and BBQ glaze delicious.Would highly recommend and will certainly go back soon.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank ScotKaz
Reviewed April 22, 2019 via mobile

We went for a family meal. Great choice of burgers and all were really tasty. The salted caramel and banana milkshake was excellent too!More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Jon M
Nikki K, Manager at Department of Meat & Social Affairs, responded to this reviewResponded April 26, 2019

Dear Jon M Great to read your review. We are so pleased to read that the family enjoyed their meal and the salted caramel and banana milkshake went down well. Our milkshakes are really good and a personal favourite of mine. The ones with the...More

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Response from Linda J | Reviewed this property |
they don't advertise gluten free however they do meaty trays, so no bread. If you are planning to go you could always contact them beforehand and I'm sure they'd accommodate you :-)
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