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General Havelock Inn


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Bar, British, Pub
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Table Service
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All reviews beef cumberland sausage fish pie crayfish cocktail homemade ice cream catfish yorkshire pudding cakes general havelock sunday lunch the pub whilst on holiday local breweries no kids menu lovely room nice beer cooked to perfection
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are in the area, do not miss the Havelock Inn. The proprietor Jo and her husband chef Gary run a lovely, welcoming place. We stopped in to try the local ales, which were delicious. We highly recommend both the Rivet Catcher and the...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank marycontheroad
Reviewed May 24, 2019

A tasty lunch in a somewhat dated dining room with friendly but slow service. You will get a good meal here there is no doubt but there is nothing here that makes it stand out from the crowd in the way of serving the transient...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Matthew C
Reviewed March 30, 2019

We were looking for somewhere to have lunch and what a gem we found in the General Havelock! As you walk through the door you receive a friendly welcome. Although we arrived quite late for lunch there was still a very good choice and the...More

Date of visit: March 2019
2  Thank Liz G
Reviewed March 30, 2019 via mobile

We booked ourselves in for a meal last night having found the restaurant on the tastecard website. We arrived 15 minutes early for our table at 7 to be told the chef wasn't here yet and offered a drink. It is very much a locals...More

Date of visit: March 2019
2  Thank Chatterboxmegan
Reviewed February 10, 2019

The staff were very pleasant and helpful. I have dairy intolerance and they took time and effort to make sure my meal was suitable. The portions were good sized. A good place to stop on the A69

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank cliff749
Reviewed February 10, 2019 via mobile

Beautiful Sunday lunch , plentiful, vegetables cooked perfectly Warm friendly staff. Definitely recommend

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank Patricia R
Reviewed October 23, 2018 via mobile

I came across this little gem when working in the area last year. When we visited again I knew there was only one place we were going to eat. The pies are fantastic. Me and my dad both agreed their gravy is an absolute triumph!...More

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank moorekarl
Reviewed September 17, 2018

From the outside all painted black this pub looks like it could be very run down inside and in need of some tlc. We called in for a drink to cross off another dog friendly place and were very surprised by the interior, the bar...More

Date of visit: September 2018
5  Thank Kep70
Reviewed September 13, 2018 via mobile

Good food and excellent service in a very interesting building. It also has a very friendly pub bar.

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank MargaretS1431
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

What a find! As a person who really has to be in the mood for a roast dinner, The General Havelock changed my mind. We were after somewhere in the Hexham area, not too pricey, dog friendly, homemade and gluten free friendly and certainly found...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank LinzoMcG
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July 21, 2019|
Response from cliff749 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I do not know what a Taster are is.
February 15, 2019|
Response from cliff749 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry can not answer as no dogs there when I visited.
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