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The Recruiting Sergeant

$$ - $$$, British,
10 High Street | Great Gonerby NG31 8JP, Grantham NG31 8JP, England
+44 1476 562238
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good39%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
10 High Street | Great Gonerby NG31 8JP, Grantham NG31 8JP, England
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Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

We visited The Recruiting Sergeant for a Saturday lunch after a long day exploring the local area. The pub itself is immaculately presented, both inside and out, with plenty of character. The welcome we received was warm and informative (since we were asking questions of...More

Thank El_Chop_Chop
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

Decided to try this local pub, never been before. Pleasantly surprised by the warm welcome. Usual pub food ,tasty and hot. Give it a try.

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed August 15, 2018

All the staff make you feel welcome as soon as you arrive. You are then seated and drink orders taken. Not a fantastic choice of real ales unfortunately. The orders were taken and the food was delivered to the table in a short time and...More

Thank heyguesswhat
Reviewed August 7, 2018

Great beer good food and happy smiling staff!!!! Food a little expensive but worth it and a good choice of menu

Thank sueroutledge
Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

We used to live in Great Gonerby and the RS was our regular local restaurant. Being in the area we decided to revisit at short notice and although busy we were pleased that we could be accommodated. The staff were extremely polite and welcoming as...More

Thank mauricef15
Reviewed July 2, 2018

Nice pleasant pub with car park and plenty outside tables with seating. Only stopped for a quick drink so cannot say a great deal.

Thank Keith B
Reviewed June 28, 2018 via mobile

If you want good food in a high shine establishment, which has just completed a full refit & attentive friendly service, you can’t go wrong with this eatery. Busy lunch time rush, descent menu, from breakfast options, to wraps to main meals, I had a...More

Thank Adam M
Reviewed June 28, 2018

We visited whilst house hunting and were tempted to buy nearby just because there was a good local pub! Our meals were fine and o h said the beer was good, However we both had an upset stomach during the evening, so will not be...More

Thank Judith J
Reviewed February 13, 2018

Food not great. Don't like flaky pastry on steak and ale pie. The chicken burger was tiny and bone dry. The roll was one of the sweet rolls and the chips are Aunt Bessie's. The pudding was the best bit. Won't be going back, I'm...More

4  Thank Chris J
Reviewed February 4, 2018

One of our party of 4 was vegan and had previously had problems finding places to eat, this definitely wasn`t the case here. We contacted Alison, the head chef, a few days earlier and after discussions she arranged a main course and sweet that suited....More

1  Thank lawrence t
ALISON M, Owner at The Recruiting Sergeant, responded to this reviewResponded March 7, 2018

Dear Lawrence Thank you for your kind comments I'm glad you had an enjoyable evening. We hope to see you again soon kind regards Alison

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June 20, 2016|
Response from ALISON M | Property representative |
Unfortunately we have no Greek nights planned for the next few months. We are hoping to introduce different themed nights monthly by the end of the year.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Kids, Business meetings, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 High Street | Great Gonerby NG31 8JP, Grantham NG31 8JP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lincolnshire  >  Grantham
  • Phone Number: +44 1476 562238
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The Recruiting Sergeant is a welcoming pub and restaurant located on High Street, Great Gonerby. We pride ourselves on offering excellent home cooked food in the comfortable surroundings of our traditional village pub. Private Parties,Romantic,Special Occasion Dining, Entertaining clients , Theme nights.
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