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The Wayfarer

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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Food and ambience

Local cuisine, British, Pub, International, Vegetarian Friendly

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About
The Wayfarer is a brand new country pub and restaurant serving the freshest home cooked food in stylish surroundings. Our designers have created an amazing environment for you to relax in and enjoy Chef's homemade food prepared to the highest standards just like it's sister pub The Swan with Two Necks.
PRICE RANGE
$0
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
CUISINES
British, Pub, International
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I would like to say thank you to the manager who let us in before the restaurant opened to decorate our table in the function room ready for our party of 28 and to store our large fresh cream cake until needed and thank you...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank shaunsharkey
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Had such a wonderful meal at The Wayfarer for my birthday last night. We were a group of 16, with 2 children, and I had booked for 4pm. We were seated in a private room (boardroom) and Tom was looking after us. The food was...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank itsrebecca17
Reviewed 1 week ago

food was decent enough but certainly expected better from this chain. Had a lot better elsewhere especially for the price. Service was good though

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank MatMachin
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just been for an evening meal. Started off good. Menue good, service good. Starter came we had the fish sharer, very nice indeed, shrimp oriental salad lovely, Macrel pate gorgeous. It then went down hill. 45 minutes later after asking for our mains,twice it arrived....More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Pol S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was over the road having a baby photo shoot and decided to pop in for lunch. As always food and service was great. Had sweet potato parsnip and pear soup which was stunning then the steak burger. Never disappoints and will definatly be back

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Dcooke75
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very inside - nice little selection of cocktails 🍸. Higher end price wise Food was really good - But did take quite along time to get it once ordered. Puddings were perfect and the staff very friendly.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank rowankatherine
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, nice wine and fabulous cocktails on the whole a super super place to catch up with friends, family or celebrate birthdays etc Highly recommend and would certainly like to visit soon, well done

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Kath7222
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited The Wayfarer again without booking first. The restaurant was extremely busy when we arrived yet Mooni greeted us and managed to find a table for us. The food is superb. My husband’s steak was cooked to perfection and my chicken, ham and leek pie...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Kat A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Booked just the night before online when every time slot was free. We were therefore surprised that every table was taken, good thing we booked. We had not been for a while. The food was fabulous, service was friendly and surprisingly quick bearing in mind...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank jgw12019
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As with all the other restaurants in this popular group it is a pleasant atmospheric place for a meal and a few drinks. Always kept spotlessly clean and well maintained and with a good vibe, but that's as far as it goes for me. The...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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spinneybabe
May 3, 2018|
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Response from 72theduke | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure. Ring and ask is what I would do.
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Sonia S
January 11, 2018|
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Response from ArbieP | Reviewed this property |
In 2017 they said they were not open for Xmas lunch. I'm sure they'll answer your question if you ask them.
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JenniAdams
September 10, 2017|
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Response from lawsgm | Reviewed this property |
didn't take our dog. Assume it would be ok outside but you woud need to check
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