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The Retreat

$$ - $$$, British,
Staines Road | Middlesex, Staines TW18 2RT, England
+44 1784 464839
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good40%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
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“steak” (12 reviews)
“pizza” (9 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Staines Road | Middlesex, Staines TW18 2RT, England
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Reviewed yesterday

It was very quiet on the Thursday evening of our visit - with hindsight, we needn't have booked a table. The restaurant area was nicely decorated and the staff were lovely. However, the menu choice was slightly limited compared to some other pubs in the...More

Thank Georgie T
Reviewed August 13, 2017 via mobile

We had a business dinner here. The restaurant was lovely, the staff very friendly and overall, I enjoyed the evening. For a 4 star, there is something special missing. It was a normal restaurant without that something special, originality. I enjoyed the stay, but I...More

Thank mai0582
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

Dear mai0582, We are glad you could take the time to review our service and hope you may return to find your special something, something our team will always be looking to provide each day. Thank you kindly

Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

Delighted with this gem. Lovely attentive staff. Excellent value for food. Excellent quality. Fast service. 8 adults and 9 babies for our visit and not one complaint. Catered to all of our crazy whims and were very hospitable. Good and very clean changing facilities as...More

Thank Julieclondon1
Management response:Responded 5 weeks ago

Dear Julieclondon1 We are most pleased that you and your friends had a pleasant experience here at the Retreat. We aim to ensure that all guests feel comfortable with their family and friends and have peace of mind that our staff can be attentive to...More

Reviewed July 21, 2017

Fisrt time my wife and I have eaten at the revamped "Angler's retreat" and we invited another couple to join us. The carvery was excellent and my friends curry was also good, though he did find the portion a little small. The decor is what...More

Thank RobertGee1
Management response:Responded 1 week ago

We are glad you could enjoy the dinner here at the Retreat, We pride our selves on a strong service with ensuring all guests are pleased to every extent. The menu is constantly being revised through the lovely recommendations of our customers. We hope to...More

Reviewed July 19, 2017 via mobile

We thought that we would give them a second chance, but the food was cooked just as you asked,the portions was for children. The rib eye steak was to be a 10 oz but it did not look like 10oz ,chips in a cup about...More

3  Thank Arthur K
Management response:Responded 5 weeks ago

Dear Arthur, We thank you for your review, we are always learning and pushing forward to improve our quality of service. We apologise for your unpleasant experience, your feedback means allot to us and is something that we will consider in future service. We hope...More

Reviewed July 19, 2017

Had a delicious meal last night in The Retreat pub garden with a large group of ladies and our teenage children. The food was served timely and really tasty. The menu is diverse enough with something for everyone. The service overall was excellent but I...More

1  Thank tyaya
Reviewed July 16, 2017 via mobile

Okay, so I didnt book a table in the restaurant but thought we could eat in the bar as used to prior to it being The Retreat. Got a table in the bar area no problem, but noise levels were high, mainly all young families...More

Reviewed July 11, 2017 via mobile

Went for a meal as a four in the restaurant. The food and the service was great. My only gripes were the choice of lagers and the prices are a little steep. On the whole though very enjoyable, would recommend.

Thank Derek B
Reviewed July 11, 2017

Arranged for a meet and catch up with some food with a couple of friends and decided to go to The Retreat because it was local to all of us and we had heard good things about this bar/restaurant which has recently been refurbished. The...More

Thank U1939BFmariac
Reviewed July 11, 2017 via mobile

What a great place to spend a sunny day. The animals are amazing. You can stroke them and help feed ( if it's time) a great experience. Perfect for people of any age. Animals in their natural habitat wandering freely mixing with other animals. Definitely...More

1  Thank Sheridan B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $27
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
10:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 12:00 am
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Staines Road | Middlesex, Staines TW18 2RT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Surrey  >  Staines
  • Phone Number: +44 1784 464839
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