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Good portions

Visited with friends on a Sunday, unfortunately no Sunday lunch option, but the food we chose was... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2018
Cambridge, United Kingdom
A nice dinner

We were told on arrival we would have a 45 minute wait for food - which was a bit annoying but we... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2018
Southampton, United Kingdom
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Fishermans Return The Lane, Winterton-on-Sea NR29 4BN, England
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Reviewed 1 January 2019

Although the staff are very friendly and polite the food is barely average. The vegetarian menu has not changed for months, possibly years; it appears to be micro-waved. Since the completion of the new extension to the kitchen and dining room the food has deteriorated....More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 11 December 2018

Great pub serving good food. Dogs welcome with their own drinking bowls provided! Lovely friendly staff and fast service but go early as it gets busy.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank dawn w w
Reviewed 26 November 2018 via mobile

We visited the Fisherman Return when we stayed in a cottage for two nights , the pub was at the bottom of the garden , dog friendly child friendly adults accepted , huge portions good food very tasty convenient for us with the girls ,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Helen C
Reviewed 30 October 2018

Visited with friends on a Sunday, unfortunately no Sunday lunch option, but the food we chose was well cooked, good portion sizes, no no complaints. They do allow dogs, which obviously makes it popular with dog walkers, but the dogs were all well behaved, so...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Dawnie1961
Reviewed 12 September 2018

well behaved dogs are made to feel very welcome ,just had a lovely meal with my husband and mum and all the meals were lovely very large portions so make sure you have a big appetite thouroughly reccomend.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank deborah j
Reviewed 23 August 2018

We were told on arrival we would have a 45 minute wait for food - which was a bit annoying but we were grateful for the honesty. However there was a big shelf unit with lots of board games on it - that was a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank SarahJTR75
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

This pub/hotel is slightly off the beaten track but is a lovely place to stay and eat. The restaurant and bar areas are well decorated and are currently being extended. Staff were friendly and efficient. The rooms are at the rear of the building and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank BarryD974
Reviewed 12 December 2017

I haven’t visited for some time , we arrived on a bitterly cold day , and were warmly greeted and invited to sit by the log burner at a large table which we were told others could share if need be. My friend had the...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank Caistergirl
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

2nd time this year in Winterton and back to the Fishermans for dinner. Excellent home cooked food very good service even in busy times. It's a fab little village pub close to the beach and just down from the seals at Horsely. A great set...More

Date of experience: October 2017
2  Thank U6276TFandyd
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Having visited last year and falling in love with Winterton we returned again to find it was still as beautiful as we remembered. That also goes for the Fishermans Return where the welcome was warm, the choice of food and drinks extensive and the quality...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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