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The Canbury Arms


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Certificate of Excellence2015, 2017 Winner


$10 - $63
British, Gastropub, Bar, Pub
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Vegetarian Friendly
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

2 visits now and the food is excellent, great staff highly recommended, the refurbishment makes this a great spot. I am the gay.

Date of visit: June 2019
1  Thank Rovercat1
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited as a family for the first time last week and had a wonderful time, so much so I feel compelled to rave about the place! The staff behind the bar were first class! So friendly, drinks reasonably priced and a great selection. We...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank doghouse2013
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful decor since refurbishment. I was a regular of the old Canbury Arms for many years, so this is a bit of a comparison, but hopefully a fair one. There is no doubt that they have done an amazing job with the refurb, but with...More

Date of visit: June 2019
2  Thank Lizzylou83
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, service, ambience. But food is all I really care about, and it was spot on: fresh, interesting, well presented, good portions. Kids menu was generous and inexpensive. AND the fish and chips are gluten free, a massive treat for me: crispy delicious batter,...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank JonRush
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First time I’ve been since the refurb - it is just lovely. Friendly staff, lovely light and beautifully furnished dining room, and the food was absolutely gorgeous. Very good value too.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Defwfyfhifhjfg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First time visited since the refurb. Couldn’t get a table in the restaurant area but took a table in the bar and were able to order from the main menu. The food we had was excellent from starters to main. Very good value including wine.Staff...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank james k
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant is much improved in food and decor since the refurbishment. I chose fish and my husband had the calves liver. The service was good but the whole ambience was spoilt throughout by the incredibly loud noise.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Elizabeth B
Reviewed May 15, 2019 via mobile

Having watched the building work progress, I was curious what the new incarnation of the Canbury would be. I am fond of the previous owners and of the old place, so it was with some trepidation that I went for lunch. The decor is lovely;...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Catherine C
Reviewed May 4, 2019

We ate a two course dinner at this local pub which has recently changed hands and undergone extensive renovation. We went on a Sunday evening which we expected to be quite but the restaurant was fully booked so we ate in the bar area. The...More

Date of visit: April 2019
1  Thank Wilcoxm51
Reviewed May 4, 2019

It was my first time visit since the revamp. Certainly is a busy place now and need to book to avoid disappointment. Food was excellent as was the service. Very efficient and friendly. Only complaint is that as it is so busy it is very...More

Date of visit: May 2019
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