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The Friendly Farmer

A46, A17, A1 Roundabout, Winthorpe, Newark-on-Trent NG24 2NY, England
+44 1636 612461
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good34%
  • Average21%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible13%
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
A46, A17, A1 Roundabout, Winthorpe, Newark-on-Trent NG24 2NY, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We always stop here when travelling from Great Yarmouth to Whitley Bay as time wise it is about halfway. We always eat/ drink outside as we have our Dog with us. The tables are getting a bit wonky now and some need replacing. The food...More

Thank Pete M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped for breakfast to find potential for a lovely place, but instead got miserable staff, cold beans and dirty tables. To be fair the cooked breakfast was good except for the beans and tomatoes. As far as a motorway stop goes it's better than your...More

Thank sam m
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I stopped for a snack on the way home. I asked for ham sandwiches and they made them specially. The bread was very thick but the ham was nice.The cappuchino was acceptable .There were trays of crockery on the tables but they were cleared after...More

Thank Rosemary M
Reviewed March 13, 2018

We discovered a lovely place for hearty breakfast or Sunday roast, but now after dining there for several years, we will give it a miss in future! Mother's Day Roast was very poor, hardly warm food, soggy veg. fire had gone out and children running...More

Thank Denise B
Reviewed February 18, 2018 via mobile

Stopped here after a few hrs of driving rather than the nearby McDonald's. Food took ages to come, not that nice, overpriced and shocked that with that many staff, they were walking around the place without clearing the tables of customers long gone. Back to...More

Thank Anthony C
Reviewed February 17, 2018 via mobile

I have visited the Friendly Farmer on many occasions when travelling . The food is always very good, home made and generous, the staff are young and very polite and helpful. However today there was a new system for ordering and paying which was irritating...More

Thank Linda M
Reviewed February 16, 2018

Called for breakfast and had a large fry up. The building has a high roof and was quite cool inside despite the wood burner in the restaurant, there were very few people eating so perhaps its not that well used. The tables are big pine...More

Thank Ronny48
Reviewed January 25, 2018 via mobile

This is always my pit stop when I'm travelling on holiday. The fact I only live 15 minutes away means nothing. It's a traditional breakfast stop! It's open 7 days a week opening at 8 to 5 Monday to Friday and 9 to 5 on...More

Thank fudgemoo
Reviewed January 20, 2018 via mobile

Have passed this place several times & never called in, well today I did & I'm so glad to say it was well worth it. Quite a range to choose from on the menu, had scrambled eggs on toast off the snacks board & it...More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed January 2, 2018

We found this place to be cold and not very organised had to wait half an hour for some very plain expensive sandwiches. After being in what we thought was the queue we were told to go to the other end near till and pay...More

Thank Josephine C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Large groups, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: A46, A17, A1 Roundabout, Winthorpe, Newark-on-Trent NG24 2NY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Nottinghamshire  >  Newark-on-Trent
  • Phone Number: +44 1636 612461
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