We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Queens Head Hotel

Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
25 Market Street, Alnwick NE66 1SS, England
+44(0)1665 604691
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

44 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Showing 43: English reviews
Level Contributor
438 reviews
192 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 154 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016

Quite busy because of the visitors to the castle. The staff were very pleasant. We had hunters chicken and a Sunday roast. It was not Sunday, but it appears they serve that every day. It was very tasty and you could have as much as you wanted.

Thank Owenthomas
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
42 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016 via mobile

On a warm may afternoon,my wife and I popped in for a quick drink.I had a Guinness she a cider.We had already had lunch in Amble so can't comment on the food.the drinks were love fly.The guy that had been cooking came into the bar and stunk of stale nicotine.A bit off putting.

Thank coolertraveler
Leeds, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2016

If you want a great night out and watch a fab band this is the place to go. Bar Staff are so friendly

Thank Kevin J
Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2016 via mobile

We came here Easter weekend 2016 after reading their online menu. The websites we saw described this pub as welcoming, cosy, great selection of beers and a good menu. Well, the one lady serving behind the bar was friendly, but rushed off her feet, the owner was apparently serving at the carvery and too busy to help out. The menu... More 

Thank tinzDROID
Bedford, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015 via mobile

Me my wife and my sister- in law ate at this pub/hotel and the food was very good the portions and and price was very reasonable and would recommend a visit to anyone visiting this area.

Thank Raymond A
Worcester, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
179 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

Not a very pleasant experience. The oldest pub in Alnwick but has a wide screen TV , gaming machine and musak . Where is the atmosphere?

Thank safariUk
Alnwick, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 via mobile

I adore the queens it's been a regular drinking and eating place of mine for many years. I love the fact that above the bar they have a sign enter as strangers leave as friends. And that says it all

Thank clopeck91
Prudhoe, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
60 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015 via mobile

Popped in for a couple of drinks with friends before a meal. Outside looks disappointing and nothing like picture on trip advisor, interior sadly lacking atmosphere and doesn't reflect it being the oldest pub in Alnwick. Reasonably priced though and were served quickly enough and staff pleasant enough.

Thank 375russyg
Hermanus, South Africa
Level Contributor
30 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

My wife and I dropped in for a quick pub lunch - the barmaid was quick to take the order and deliver drinks. The food took over 45 mins to get to us and the pies content was fine, the pastry was cold and burnt, the mash luke warm. It was slow and fairly grotty.Complaining did solicit an apology but.............!... More 

1 Thank Craigholmes3
Level Contributor
138 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015 via mobile

Visited the queens on a Saturday lunch time an opted for 2 mains £12 mince pies and chips served in a small basket and partner had the scampi and chips ,all in all average!

Thank dean67

Travelers who viewed Queens Head Hotel also viewed

Alnwick, Northumberland
Alnwick, Northumberland
Alnwick, Northumberland
Burgh St Peter, Norfolk
Alnwick, Northumberland

Been to Queens Head Hotel? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 Market Street, Alnwick NE66 1SS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northumberland  >  Alnwick
  • Phone Number: +44(0)1665 604691

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Queens Head Hotel staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?