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The Saracens Head Inn Restaurant

Symonds Yat | Ross on Wye, Symonds Yat, Ross-on-Wye HR9 6JL, England
+44 1600 890435
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“sandwiches” (46 reviews)
“burger” (45 reviews)
“baguette” (21 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Symonds Yat | Ross on Wye, Symonds Yat, Ross-on-Wye HR9 6JL, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We ate here after a walk along the river. We had to wait til 6.30 for food which was a bit of a drag to be honest. What food they have on the limited menu was very nice but everywhere in this area seems to...More

Thank chrisandtrace
rolo25, Public Relations Manager at The Saracens Head Inn Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

We thank this reviewer for their review. At busier times we offer just our Bar Menu to people who have not booked. Should this reviewer have booked they would have had the choice of eating from our excellent Dinner Menu, or from the Bar Menu...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We ate here whilst staying at another hotel in the area. If the food is anything to go by we're staying here next time! The evening meal was absolutely delicious it was far above and beyond what we were expecting. We both had the beef...More

1  Thank Sandra C
Reviewed 6 days ago

My wife and I had our evening meal here and the food was amazing the service was first rate and the staff were friendly. If your the area of Symonds Yat we can highly recommend this restaurant

1  Thank bryancrawford54
Reviewed 1 week ago

I took my Mum for lunch. It was reasonably busy. Service was excellent - staff very approachable and the food was very well done. One of the staff also runs the hand-pulled ferry every half hour or so.You get time to think and eat at...More

1  Thank Brian G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Realised when we popped in the day before that you need to book so booked for the following day (a Sunday). Arrived early and were shown a reserved car parking space (real bonus of booking otherwise likely to have to go to the paying car...More

1  Thank Glen504216
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was ok, considering we arrived very early, we had a couple of drinks, were told food was served 6:30, however didn't warn us booking was required. Bar food was ok, place is overrated.

1  Thank tripreviewer2018
Reviewed 1 week ago

I can honestly say the staff here are first rate, friendly and welcoming with a great attention to detail. Some if not local, have partners who are, but it was apparent they take the place, area, good service and a welcoming atmosphere to heart and...More

1  Thank Jane D
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's a very nice spot and we were lucky with the weather as it was a lovely day. Yes, it is a bit more expensive than the average pub but the food is worth it. Good service but be prepared to wait a little as...More

1  Thank matthow
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We normally visit on a motorbike and park near by to have a meal, but we are staying the other side of the river so took their ferry across. It takes up to 12 pep and is pulled across by hand as it has for...More

1  Thank OriginalOldGoat
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A bit expensive, but you get the quality you pay for. Sitting outside, with a pint and an excellent sandwich, watching the river flow by & the ferry ply back & forth is a splendid way to spend lunchtime. Top of list of places to...More

2  Thank MarkPattison
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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.
Sam M
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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$13 - $28
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
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
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups, Romantic, Special occasions, Kids, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Symonds Yat | Ross on Wye, Symonds Yat, Ross-on-Wye HR9 6JL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Herefordshire  >  Ross-on-Wye  >  Symonds Yat
  • Phone Number: +44 1600 890435
  • E-mail
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