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The Saracens Head Inn Restaurant

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Bar, British, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
Special occasions, Romantic, Scenic view, Large groups, Bar scene
$13 - $27
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Bar, British, Pub, Soups
Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews sandwiches burger crisps baguette fish and chips pie lamb salad pudding saracens head the river the pub beautiful location long walk hand ferry forest of dean great setting
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went here with family for my birthday. Booked a table in advance and all was ready when we arrived. The food was delicious with generous portions. The roast beef was tender and pink and the red wine gravy was delicious. Loads of veg to share...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 851mirandan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had finished a walk and wanted to get food but they stopped serving when the queue got to the person Infront of us. Also the staff didn't even know when as a waitress when we asked about food told us to go inside and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank tanyasG7576WR
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went here with my mum who had the homemade soup (spicy carrot) and a latte, I had some gluten free sandwiches, and we shared some chips. The service woman was downright snobby, overly pretentious, and rude, treating us like some inferior schoolchildren. The bread...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Jasper W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped off mid walk for lunch. No reservation but the staff found us a table. Food was delicious, cooked to order but relatively quick. Can highly recommend the fish and chips although think the child potion is probably big enough for most adults! Sticky toffee...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank carollkemp8
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here for lunch and had a very nice meal. The restaurant has amazing views of the Wye and in good weather you can eat on the banks of the river. Recommend.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank benrhys
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely excellent food, my partner and I stopped by for lunch and it was extremely busy, but we managed to get a table for two. The meal was delicious and served swiftly by a talented young waitress. The desert was very good, we both sent...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank kiwiaxerocker
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fuor of us are here recently for dinner and we were all delighted by the food. All 3 courses were excellent and we thoroughly recommend the restaurant.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank KathyGloucester
Reviewed December 10, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful atmosphere, not to expensive, friendly staff & a brilliant music playlist. What a wonderful find during an awful stay at a different nearby hotel.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Sarahdavies15
Reviewed December 7, 2018 via mobile

We stayed here overnight and were very impressed with the accommodation and breakfast.The room was very clean and comfortable and breakfast was a delight with everything you could possibly want including a lovely selection of fresh berries and fruits with chocolate croissants,cereals,yoghurt,a full selection of...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank AlisonMcKee23
Reviewed December 4, 2018 via mobile

Great place to stay beautiful location great food and wine lovely clean and comfortable rooms with very friendly staff. Comes highly recommend from me.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Gary B
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March 9, 2018|
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Response from rolo25 | Property representative |
Hi Sally, We usually run the ferry until dusk, however we are unable to run at all at the moment, as the river level is too high following the snow thaw. Apologies.
June 2, 2017|
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Response from rolo25 | Property representative |
Yes, in the bar area only.
May 5, 2017|
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Response from rolo25 | Property representative |
You can call us on 01600 890435, or e-mail us ( this site will not let me write down our e-mail address though ).
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