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The Old Plough

26 High Street | Ashley, Ashley CB8 9DX, England
+44 1638 730110
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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good8%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sunday roast” (7 reviews)
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British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
26 High Street | Ashley, Ashley CB8 9DX, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Walking distance from my lovely B&B, two people recommended here to eat. Traditional English pub with a classic landlord and filled with regulars it seemed. As a business traveller I eat out a lot and have learned to know what I’m talking about. This is...More

Thank MouseGB
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I are 'eaters'. We hunt down well-rated restaurants, pubs and bistros and eat for Britain. We stumbled upon this village pub (just 3 miles outside of Newmarket) and we were completely blown away. A beautiful and quirky period building, excellent service from...More

Thank FrederikaFoodie
Reviewed March 1, 2018

I highly recommend this lovely country pub. The staff are very friendly and the service and food are first class. The portions are very generous and if you like vegetables you will not be disappointed with the silver service Sunday lunch which has about 17...More

1  Thank Kim D
Reviewed November 26, 2017 via mobile

We went to the Plough having been told it was good, we weren’t let down.The food was excellent, the staff excellent, the landlord hilarious. Service exceptional.

Thank Marksy1953
Reviewed November 26, 2017

Basic Sunday Roast but plenty of it. Well cooked & served. Set price for 3 Courses plus Coffee. Excellent Value

1  Thank Karen H
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Reviewed November 19, 2017 via mobile

Local pub for our family; somewhere we go when we visit and it never fails to impress! Food is delicious and service is quick! You get enough food to feed an army, and every vegetable you could wish for! Highly recommend.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed October 16, 2017

What can one say that hasn't been said already about the Sunday lunch ! Just that the quality of the food and the numbers of veggies mentioned are all true ! Thank-you for an unforgettable meal !

Thank gill159
Reviewed October 16, 2017

What a wonderful Sunday lunch - and the vegetables were outstanding ...this is worth every penny ...you cannot fault it ...

Thank Odette-Jeremy
Reviewed October 15, 2017

I have just taken a party of 20 friends here for Sunday lunch,everyone was impressed with the quality and variety of the food and the seamless service.We all had a very enjoyable time,thank you.

Thank beryl112016
Reviewed October 7, 2017

I love this place - never had a bad outting and have used it countless times with all sorts of guests. I am a veggie and although I am always offered something else to go with my veg (from roast Salmon to Mushroom risotto), I...More

1  Thank Cala R
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January 24, 2018|
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Response from Odette-Jeremy | Reviewed this property |
In they are closed all Jan
October 16, 2016|
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Response from gina k | Property representative |
Only open Sunday lunch times.
November 29, 2015|
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Response from gina k | Property representative |
19th December.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 High Street | Ashley, Ashley CB8 9DX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cambridgeshire  >  Ashley
  • Phone Number: +44 1638 730110
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