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The Wayfarer

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups, Bar scene, Business meetings
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.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
British, Pub, International
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Extremely disappointed in a recent visit to the Wayfarer on Christmas Eve with my family. A meal that the whole family were looking forward to. We have eaten in the Wayfarer and other restaurants in the Paragon Group several times over the years and often...More

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank lkd200509
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We’ve visited The Wayfarer on a number of occasions over the past year and never once have we been disappointed. The setting is lovely, the staff have always been most helpful and the food has always been great. Visiting at peak times can be very...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Nickwillyhams
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A party of 30 and not a complaint, from the fantastic food to service everything was delivered perfectly a great meal had by all.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 682craigw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I throughly enjoyed my meal. The restaurant always has a great atmosphere. The staff are always welcoming and we always receive great service. The food was delicious and anytime we have been it has never let us down.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank sammyjo110
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tried and tested all restaurants in stone and The Wayfarer is by far the best one out of them all. The staff are exceptionally polite, professional, pleasant and attentive. From the minute you walk in, greeted by Lara who is very welcoming, as we were...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank djmmc123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everything perfect on our recent visit, staff friendly & efficient, food excellent can't say more, rumours are rife in the area that the wayfarer might close with HS2 marshalling yard being on the cards that would be such a shame

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

Not a bad place by any means, restaurant looks lovley, bar was nice. But the food is just mediocre, I’ve had better pub grub. Not to say it was bad but for the price you pay it’s not worth it at all. May I just...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank sam_benno336
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Party of five, today, for Sunday lunch. Four of us elected for the Staffordshire roast beef which was brilliant, and served how each person wanted it (pink, well cooked etc) Lovely vegetables. The fifth member of our party had calf liver which he pronounced as...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Simon M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely can’t fault anything , and it’s right on my doorstep. Never disappointed with the meals or service. Booking a table is a piece of cake online. Puddings are to die for.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank speedqueen1979
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived for our pre-booked 7:30pm table on Saturday evening to a que to inform the team that we had arrived. We were then told that our table wasn't ready and to come back in 15 minutes after having a drink at the bar -...More

Date of visit: January 2019
3  Thank lizzieg150393
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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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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.
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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