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The Heart of Northumberland


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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner

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Sponsored by: The Heart of Northumberland

Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here

1. Impressed!!
1. Impressed!!
"the tremendous Sunday roasts)"
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2. lovely welcome
2. lovely welcome
"best fish we have EVER had! Absolutely delicious and excellent service"
Caralyn N
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3. Fantastic food
3. Fantastic food
"amazing food, excellent friendly service and great real ale too!"
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A contemporary update of the great British pub in a stunning, grade II listed building in the heart of the historic market town of Hexham, Northumberland. We specialise in doing things right-entirely homemade food, both classics & seasonal creations, beautifully kept local cask ales, artisan coffee, friendly service, roaring log-burners & pretty much anything else you would want from a great local, independent pub.
$6 - $21
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
British, Gastropub, Bar, Pub
Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed today via mobile

Excellent food and service . Good choice cheery atmosphere. Welcoming, well situated in centre of town.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank patkennedy42
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Reviewed October 23, 2018 via mobile

Visited this pub purely by chance on a wet Sunday afternoon wandering round Hexham. Got there just after 12 which was just as well as was very popular. We both had the roast beef and absolutely could not fault it. Beef melted in the mouth,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Katie G
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

On holiday in the area and was in need of some food after walking to Sycamore Gap and came across this fantastic pub. We went for the sharer board which was great. The scotch egg was cooked brilliantly and the falafal was tasty too. All...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank nicolaw575
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Stumbled across this pub/restaurant and what a great find! Great range of drinks and food was really good. Definitely worth a visit.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank SRB20
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came in for lunch as a group of 7 adults, a toddler and a dog. Very good service and the food was one of the best pub meals we've had! I definitely recommend the fish and chips!

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Sarah3715
Reviewed 1 week ago

Called in for lunch on off chance. Delighted!! Great little pub with real friendly service. Our dog was made very welcome. We had beautiful plate of fish and chips and nice selection of beer 9loved the music in background as well!) Great pub serving lovely...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank cockneyjohn504022
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here today with family, we reserved a table as there were 8 of us. Food was fantastic Sunday dinners are great portions with best gravy ever! My two kids were accommodated for with colouring books. Good atmosphere and friendly staff will definitely visit again

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank imallebbot
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Walked in off the street on impulse and was warmly welcomed (literally - by a glowing stove). Lunch was exceptional. Roast beef was tender, pink and crusted, the vegetable bright and perfectly seasoned, the roast potatoes crunchy, the yorkshire pudding the size of a baby's...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Atropos_lee
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Me and my wife and son ate here today. The food was fantastic. My wife is Gluten intolerant. The staff were extremely helpful with helping us choose something off the menu to suit and even swapped things about for us to make a meal. The...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank keeper192
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

really freindly staff. great food and have various different food nights on through the week. just a great place to have a beer or wine (excellent selection of both). only negative, can be slow to have service to table so you have to go to...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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