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“Bland, filthy, chain pub.”
Review of The Wheatsheaf Inn

The Wheatsheaf Inn
Price range: $1 - $20
Cuisines: British
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Description: For those of you just passing through, The Wheatsheaf has so much on offer for all the family. From great hot drinks, cask ales, wines and great selection of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages we have something for all taste buds. If you're joining us for a bite to eat you won't be disappointed, we cater for all, from quiet adult dining areas to the larger family fun dining area including our award winning play facility. We have something going on almost every night of the week and we welcome all our Guests with open arms to join in the fun, dine with us, celebrate with us and have a fantastic experience.
Reviewed July 21, 2012

The Wheatsheaf in Dunham on the Hill USED to be a proper country pub, with real food, cooked in a real kitchen. Now it seems to have followed the Henry Ford Model of pile it high and sell it cheap. Yes, you get big portions, but the quality of the food is dire - I'd be surprised if anything we ate today wasn't just a ready meal reheated in the microwave.

The children's menu encourages the children to pick a dish, then there is a menu of how they would like their potatoes, and then tells them to pick an accompanying vegetable. Apparently, alphabetti spaghetti is a vegetable.

There is a beer garden with climbing frames and a zip line for the children, which was great for our young 'uns, but this really did seem to be the only redeming feature.

The bin in the beer garden was overflowing, with piles of rubbish strewn on the floor around the bin - it actually looked like it hadn't been emptied in days.

When we needed to use the WC, I wished we'd waited until we got home. They were filthy, and quite disgusting. All three cubicles in the ladies were out of paper. One cubicle had the toilet seat broken off and leaning against the wall. Another had blood soaked tissues on the floor.

Needless to say - we won't be going back.

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Reviewed May 3, 2012

this place is clean tidy and they have a childrens play area and it is very fun and the food portions are masif definatly woth the money 2 for £10 and you get masif meals and it is always nice never had a bad time there and the puddings are to die for defo woth going :)

Thank jason a
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Reviewed October 13, 2011

Very good food, and quick service. Sensible prices. BUT very tatty decor and the whole place needs a good clean. Looks like the place is going through hard times, but that's no reason for poor housekeeping.

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