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“A very warm welcome and superb food.” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of The Heart of Northumberland

The Heart of Northumberland
Ranked #16 of 111 Restaurants in Hexham
Price range: $8 - $23
Cuisines: British, Gastropub, Bar, Pub
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Good for: Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Dining on a budget, Bar scene, Kids, Families with children
Dining options: Brunch, Dinner, Lunch, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: A brand spanking new renovation of one of Hexhams oldest listed pubs, with an incredible range of ales, lagers, wines, spirits and soft drinks. We provide an incredible menu of locally sourced and seasonal ingredients too.
Northumberland
Level Contributor
33 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“A very warm welcome and superb food.”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 1, 2012

We went for a quick bite after work and were warmly greeted and promptly served our drinks. after debating which of the delicious sounding options on the menu to have, we chose the hot beef stottie and some chips. What we received was a veritable feast! Generously packed stottie with beautifully cooked beef which melted in the mouth; gravy in a boat; 2 roast potatoes; a Yorkshire pudding - and our side order of home-made chunky chips. DIVINE! We then gave in to temptation and had a home-made dessert too - one raspberry cheesecake with Chantilly cream and one warm sticky toffee pudding with ice-cream. Heaven! The accompanying wine was a good quality bottle from a local wine shop - no cheap house-plonk here. Highly recommended whether for a "snack |" or a full meal.

  • Visited June 2012
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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English first
Hexham
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Supurb value for Money”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 29, 2012

I have been to dine twice now, eccelent front of house service, from Lorraine, attentive, nothing is too much trouble, Mark the chef, has a passion for the freahly made food he serves i have not seen in a Chef for a long time, his sauces have to be tasted to be belived, the food is all freshly cooked, and served with a passion.

  • Visited June 2012
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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1 Thank Brian_Hubbard
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Montreal, Canada
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Solo supper”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 25, 2012

Very welcoming host, reservation despite not staying at hotel. Quiet and gracious service. Brit hospitality and kindness at its best. Food impaccable.

Visited May 2012
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1 Thank annebeaulieu0921
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Ghajnsielem, Malta
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
“A stottin' stotty”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 15, 2012

Good value for money. Portion sizes excellent and varied menu.

Visited June 2012
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1 Thank JulieSh_11
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Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“new broom”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 10, 2012

visited this pub on spec because of the traditional name and found the attentive welcome and the english fayre to be first class.
will certainly go back

Visited June 2012
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1 Thank lucfly
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