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Reviewed March 17, 2013

Right from the beginning to the end a great night food and service brilliant!!!! Definately visit again. The pork belly starter was so tasty and the gold bar pudding was to die for. Our party of four really enjoyed the evening.

Stayed: March 2013
Thank Una O
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Natasha H, Manager at Crab & Boar, responded to this reviewResponded April 27, 2013

Hello Una O,

Your comments are much appreciated, we are thrilled that you enjoyed your meal with us.

Hope to see you again soon.

Kind regards,

Natasha.

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Reviewed March 15, 2013

Went there with some work colleagues on a Tuesday evening, the food and service was excellent, can't wait to go back. The gold bar desert with peanut butter parfait and caramel ice cream was exceptional!

  • Stayed: March 2013
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Thank Foodqueen61
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Natasha H, Front Office Manager at Crab & Boar, responded to this reviewResponded April 27, 2013

Hello Foodqueen61,

Thank you for a 5 star review.

Hopefully we can welcome you back again soon!

Kind regards,

Natasha

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Reviewed March 13, 2013

Wow, What a amazing wedding anniversary, my husband had arranged this for our 19th anniversary well it was amazing ! It was a surprise we had to be there at 3.30 to be greeted by a lovely lady we had afternoon tea it was fantastic! Then was shown to our room Bora Bora it was
Amazing , champagne chocolates ! Then to my surprise the curtains open onto a patio with a hot tub! The evening meal was fantastic we had the turbot with scampi tails 10/10 for the chefs !
Waitress /waiter ! The breakfast was fantastic to, not snobby felt really at home and totally spoiled
The room I loved it ! Lovely selection of coffee /tea mineral water . Big soft fluffy towels .Thankyou to you all and especially my husband x

  • Stayed: March 2013, traveled as a couple
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Thank Michelle536
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Natasha H, Front Office Manager at Crab & Boar, responded to this reviewResponded April 27, 2013

Hello Michelle536,

Thank you for your comments and it was lovely having you stay to celebrate your wedding anniversary.

We do aim to ensure that all of our guests feel at ease when they stay and are able to relax. I am glad we managed this for you.

We look forward to welcoming you again in the future.

Kind regards,

Natasha

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Reviewed March 12, 2013

Our youngest son had a birthday in September, but as he lives in Dubai, we put off the celebrations here till he was home at Christmas. We booked for just after Christmas for my husband, myself, eldest son and his girlfriend and birthday boy with his fiance. We were there just for a meal, but Peter, whose birthday it was, has stayed over on several occasions when they have gone there for a celebrations and is always full of praise. We had a stonking meal, everyone had fish dishes apart from husband and myself as we noticed venison on the menu and went for that. Peter went for the full fish dish which was amazing. The wine was excellent, and in terms of the food and ambience, there were no complaints. I think the night we went they were having some staffing problems as we waited an age for everything, and we only spotted two waiters on the floor during the evening...certainly our waiter seemed to be chasing his tail! That didnt spoil the meal though, which was as always, a great success. It is expensive though...my husband sighed with relief when only two bottles of wine were consumed..!

  • Stayed: December 2012, traveled with family
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Thank Carol D
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Natasha H, Front Office Manager at Crab & Boar, responded to this reviewResponded April 27, 2013

Hello Carol D,

Thank you very much for your comments.

It is fantastic to hear that you enjoyed the meal for your sons 30th birthday! As with any establishment, we do sometimes have staffing issues, but if we managed to ensure that you had a good evening, that is our main goal.

We look forward to welcoming both you and your family here again.

Kind regards,

Natasha

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Reviewed March 8, 2013

A real treat to find such beautiful fine food - the chef is excellent with vision - try the tuna steak - just watch it arrive! Te rooms are all individually decorated - mine was "Indian Plantation" with fantastic baths and large screen Tv and DvD - pick a room away from the road though and watch it as you leave! The exit is blind to oncoming traffic.

Room Tip: Away from the road
  • Stayed: February 2013, traveled on business
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Thank LuxTraveller123
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Joe F, General Manager at Crab & Boar, responded to this reviewResponded March 12, 2013

Dear TimR

Many thanks for your feedback it is much appreciated.
I am glad you have enjoyed the room and our hospitality,in regards to the exit from our premises we are working with the council to see if we can make it better in any way,many thanks for your feedback on that as well.
I sincerely hope to see you back with us soon,

Kind regards

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