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The Railway Inn

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner
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Service
Value
Atmosphere

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Special occasions, Large groups, Bar scene, Business meetings

Location and contact

PRICE RANGE
$15 - $25
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
FEATURES
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Visited a fair few times over the last couple of years. Decent beers and a wide food menu - none of it has disappointed, always freshly prepared and tasty.

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank NeilPike
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just like on my first visit, I was not disappointed when I met a group of friends here for Sunday lunch. Everything went like clock-work: the table was beautifully prepared, with jugs of water & water glasses, the service was excellent (fast & friendly) and...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank JM592
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely stay in room 2 last night. We experienced a really warm welcome from every single member of staff. Dinner was lovely, the room was perfectly equipped with all the extras that I wish we had forgotten to pack. The beds were...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Liztunisia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been here before and have never been disappointed. We had amazing food sitting in the beer garden. Staff are very friendly and welcoming, service was excellant. The bar and restaurant area was clean and tidy, plenty of diners. Lovely that its a dog...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Paula D
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Was not good. Service was lax to say the least. There were dogs in the eating area which were bothering the diners including me. Did not feel particularly welcome or well looked after, The food wasn’t too bad, but not good either.More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank 202jayne
pateye67, Owner at The Railway Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

So sorry to see this review as we have always prided ourselves on great customer service. It would be extreamly helpful if you could give me a bit more detail on this visit e.g. when you came, how many guests, what time of day and...More

Reviewed May 6, 2019 via mobile

Stayed for 2 nights in relation to business nearby. Found the staff really friendly and breakfast was outstanding. There is an early leavers option available with the upstairs corridor well stocked with cereals milk bread toast etc. Cooked breakfast served from about 0800. Outstanding. Plenty...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank neilfrompreston
Reviewed April 25, 2019 via mobile

Excellent, friendly service. Good menu choice - reasonably priced. Very tasty food. Would definitely recommend and will most certainly be returning.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank K5389JNmarks
Reviewed April 1, 2019 via mobile

Lovely relaxed meal. Excellent food, good service and a good selection of beers - all at a very reasonable price Excellent value for money

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Dinerlady
Reviewed March 27, 2019 via mobile

We visited this pub for a birthday meal for my daughter, I had heard good things but hadn't been for years, it was very nice, lovely staff, nice atmosphere, loads of lovely food which was extremely tasty, burgers really nice, homemade and really nice, good...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank 509barnaby
Reviewed March 2, 2019

We went as a group of four. The menu had plenty of choices. We all chose something different for each course and enjoyed what we had ordered. The staff were friendly and appropriately attententive. We will happy return and recommend to others.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank tlockwood2018
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