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The Ancient Unicorn

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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“the pub”(14 reviews)
“log fire”(8 reviews)
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Nice choice of starters, the veg pakora was fresh and so tasty. As for main course the meat platter is amazing with a superb choice of veg. Finally desert and so nice to have proper jam roly poly made from suet! Hannah our waitress was...More

Thank James H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a great lunch with friends, good home cooked food lovely meat pie, good quality meat, friendly with warm fire, reasonable priced food, good selection of drinks ideal location for me just off A66 will be back .........

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came for a birthday lunch and not one meal out of a table of 8 was worth the money. Tasteless cold and rubber chicken was inedible . The service was good and so was the chips but the restaurant was very cold and we could...More

1  Thank Alex G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We met up with family members here recently as we have done several times in the past. Since we were last there the bar has undergone a complete restyle which has improved the ambiance enormously. We all sat on cosy sofas round a lovely log...More

Thank katherine153
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very welcoming & friendly establishment. Spacious and clean room with en-suite. Bed very comfortable, shower was brilliant. Complimentary tea & coffee provided. Bar has a good selection of drinks, restaurant great selection of quality food + comfy sofa's by a log fire. Oh + great...More

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US$83 - US$114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$83 - US$114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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nutzzz
16 September 2016|
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Response from Philip J | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I have seen dogs in for lunch-time, There is the main bar/dining area with large fire and then just round the corner a small snug with a few chairs and table and another fire. Also plenty of room outside on the terrace... More
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nutzzz
16 September 2016|
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Response from Billie65 | Reviewed this property |
We stayed there with our 3 dogs and took them with us into the bar when we went for our evening meal. Not sure if they are allowed in all areas - we didn't take them into the dining room where breakfast was served and there... More
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ashleighb98
12 August 2016|
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Response from MJD1952 | Reviewed this property |
Yes two choices I think, one was vegetable lasagne and I don't recall the other one.
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"Rooms in the main pub have the best views whilst the charming rooms in the converted stables are quieter/more..."
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"did not stay in rooms"
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"One of our group had a room with well equipped kitchen, and small dining area - very handy for a family."
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"Ask for one with an opening window"
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