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The Oaks Hotel

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South Road, Alnwick NE66 2PN, England
01665 510014
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Birmingham
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232 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 202 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The hotel catered well for our group of 20+ diners and the food was all served on time and we were given a private room too. The food was reasonable, though nothing special and the desserts in particular didn't impress. Bar prices were expensive and the new owner who took our payments didn't seem to want to engage with his... More 

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Knaresborough
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Having trudged round Alnwick at tea time looking unsuccessfully for somewhere nice to eat we got back in the car and noticed this place on our way out of the town. The carvery, served from 5.30 daily I think, was excellent. All fresh and cooked to perfection. Lovely large dining area, child friendly and pleasant staff.

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Thank Slipslop19
Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just over road from aln house b and b good food need to be there early can get busy at peak times. We opted for the fish dishes which were very nice but we would have liked thin chips but they only did regular. Good choice of ales a carvery is also on the menu not sure if it is... More 

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Peebles, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very average hotel now run by the Marston Brewery company.. Seems to be run using minimum staff numbers and the positioning of the check in desk isolated and unmanned can lead to delays on arrival.. An old fashioned hand bell on counter could easily be replaced with modern equivalent which would more efficiently alert staff lurking elsewhere on the premises.... More 

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Thank STAROX
York, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice place to enjoy a few beers and a meal. The staff were very welcoming , and although we had not booked found us a table in a very short time. The food was very enjoyable . I had the steak and her indoors had the salmon , that with a few pints and a G&T made for a very... More 

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Thank bomberosteve
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Genuinely best meal I have eaten in the last two years. I eat out weekly and this meal was faultless!

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Thank Helen O
Alnwick, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Has a carvery, where the food sometimes appears to have been under a hot tray and the quality is varied, vegetables can be . Staff always seem to be unsmiling and bored with their work. There are some special deals which present better value for money. Vegetables can be very nearly cold!

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Thank 1Robbie49
Scarisbrick, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016

We had battered fish and all the trimmings. It was excellent, the staff were very efficient , finding us a table and serving us very quickly.

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Thank Gill H
Burnley, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016

The Oaks is a good quality hotel/pub/restaurant - it's not high end but is certainly value for money. Rooms are clean and spacious. Pub has plenty of real ale. Restaurant is busy with a varied menu and the cooked breakfast is a hearty treat. Will stay here again without hesitation.

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Thank Phil C
Minehead, United Kingdom
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5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016

We visited three whilst in the Alnwick area. The first time just for a drink and take part in a quiz. We won the quiz, which gave us four free carvery vouchers. So we returned on the Sunday and had a great meal. Huge Yorkshire puddings and lovely meat. We also did another quiz, the chap who was running the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
British
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: South Road, Alnwick NE66 2PN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northumberland  >  Alnwick
  • Phone Number: 01665 510014

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?