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The Punchbowl Inn

££ - £££, British,
Fieldside, Thorne DN8 4BE, England
+44 1405 813580
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good21%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible13%
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“pudding” (9 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 23:00 Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Fieldside, Thorne DN8 4BE, England
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Reviewed yesterday

We only stopped here for lunch on the way up to North Yorkshire but it's a pretty decent big pub, fairly stylishly modernised, with a decent lunch menu - certainly much nicer than the service station on the M18... It was pretty quiet on a...More

Thank amdgriggs
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited here for our anniversary meal and the food was gorgeous with generous portions of homemade deliciousness. Excellent kids menu with plenty of choices and again portion size. The pub is welcoming with a play area for children and various dining areas giving you plenty...More

Thank Hellen B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely terrible meal asked for the steak supposedly rib a 10 ounce medium to well done came slightly medium asked to be done correctly came back medium it was tough and chewy and dry I complained I was told the menu would be changing soon...More

Thank yorky4950
Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely shocking! The service is terrible and staff are rude. When it comes to food it's overpriced and 95% of it tastes like it came out of the bin.

Thank Claire D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Called here today on the way back from a trip out to grab a drink and some food.... kind of wish we hadn’t. The pub itself,the outside area and decor inside is clean and fresh and has been renovated from last visit and we were...More

1  Thank Chelle H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wanted the sea food platter but they wasnt doing it. So had big fish it was abit to coated in lots of batter and had bones. The staff was nice though. If having a function there for funeral it was excellent buffet for my husbands...More

Thank Amanda G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice food. Polite staff. Champagne and strawberry cheesecake beautiful. Beer goes down well. Good childrens menu

Thank sushdan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Pretty basic place over a busy pub. I was on crutches with broken leg, no lift so struggled to get up and down stairs. Room was quiet a long walk away. Room was basic and fairly clean. Basic TV, wifi kept disconnecting. Complimentary full English...More

Thank Limeylizard
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went by one Sunday, towards end of April, to find the pub closed up and the exterior looking abandoned. Empty car park and weed growing up through tarmac. Don’t know if it has since reopened?

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having used the Punchbowl quite frequently over the last ten years or so for a Sunday Carvery and enjoyed them.I was to say the least disappointed today.The Carvery bar counter was covered in liquid (fat) ,the joints of meat looked to be on the undercooked...More

Thank Mike B
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31 January 2015|
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Response from DavidG21 | Reviewed this property |
I only use the Punchbowl for having meals as I only live a couple of minutes walk away so have never been in the guest rooms. The front of the hotel overlooks the main road through Thorne the back overlooks neighbouring... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fieldside, Thorne DN8 4BE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  South Yorkshire  >  Thorne
  • Phone Number: +44 1405 813580
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