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“Inconsistent - some great food and service and some pretty average”
Review of The Kings Head

The Kings Head
Ranked #1 of 3 Restaurants in Navenby
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: British
Dining options: Late Night, Reservations
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Dining options: Late Night, Reservations
Reviewed May 27, 2013

Have eaten here on 3/4 occasions over a few years in the bar and restaurant. The food is variable but I think that is to do with what you choose rather than the cooking. The Trawlerman's Catch is more Captain Birdseye - just breaded and deep fried seafood so a bit boring but they had a special fish menu on last time we went and had beautiful lemon sole with vermouth sauce, new potatoes and veg. Personally I would find 3 courses way too much - portions are big. One of our party had sea bass served with mash and still got side serving of veg including new potatoes - what a waste of food and there was no way you would want mash and new potatoes on the side. The waitress was lovely but the person who welcomed us didn't smile at all. So some good some not so good. If it was all the high standard then I would give it very good but not with the inconsistency of food and service,

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Reviewed May 9, 2013

I have eaten here a couple of times in the bar. Great and varied menu, good beers and friendly helpful staff. What's not to like.....?

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Reviewed May 6, 2013

Arrived for a drink with husband and the children and decided to stay for food - and glad we did! Sat out in the beer garden in the sun and had 2 different hot baguettes, scampi and Burger - all excellent, all served with very yummy handcut chunky chips, coleslaw and salad. Between the four of us we also tried walnut brownie, white chocolate tiramisu and icecream - homemade puds and Dennetts icecream - all very good. Good range of food on the menu - either the bar menu or A La Carte - will definitely be going back to sample some more - apparently they do a 2 for 1 on a Wednesday night - might have to try that out! Staff are friendly and helpful, and the prices are reasonable.

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Thank harbykiwikate
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Reviewed May 3, 2013

I have been to this Resaurant several times The service has always been very good . They have a very good selection of Food which is of a High Standard Vegatables are Fresh . The sweets are so good it is so hard to Choose I Look forward to my next Visit

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Thank j0an10_11
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Reviewed April 8, 2013

Never had a bad meal here. I have entertained parties of 14 people and just as a couple and never had a problem. It has a nice ambiance, the staff are attentive and relaxed. The food is good and I have never had to return or complain about anything. Nice wines too!

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