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The Pointer

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, British, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options

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The Pointer is a country pub, restaurant farm and butchers that serves fantastic modern British Food. Situated at the centre of the village of Brill in Buckinghamshire, we are open Tuesday to Sunday, serving lunch and dinner from Tuesday through to Sunday afternoons. The butchers where you can buy our meat and charcuterie and produce from local artisan producers, is open Wednesday, Thursday and Friday afternoons and Saturday morning until 2pm. At the pub, we cook what's best on the day, using the seasonal produce we either grow ourselves in our kitchen garden or purchase from local artisan producers. Much of our meat comes from our own livestock herds and neighbouring farms, and if from further
US$19 - US$65
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
British, Bar, Pub
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Parking Available, Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was such a Disappointing experience after reading such great reviews.First of all asked for a child's menu and was told she was too old at 14 to eat from it, second we were there for Sunday lunch and at £105, the beef was not...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Grumpy1customer
Reviewed 1 week ago

After reading some very good and one or two very bad reviews we thought it was time to see for ourselves. The food was excellent, both from the fixed lunch menu and the à la carte. Although not too busy the service left a bit...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Edistrag
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Perfect place for a long Sunday lunch. The food was amazing. The staff were friendly and attentive. Cracking Fish & Chips.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank jbest26
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a large group for Sunday lunch. Staff were extremely friendly, and the food was DELICIOUS (soup & risotto for me). Would recommend highly & definitely going back. Also heard from friends the rooms are amazing, so maybe next time I'll give that a...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank MDSWoodbine
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived for a late lunch. We chose the Angus rib eye. My oh my what an incredible steak. The preceding fresh bread and dripping butter with out choice of red wine was indeed outstanding. We will be back !!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank berksguy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A fabulous lunch in this delightful village gastro pub. I'm not often one to leave reviews but given the standard of food we enjoyed, and the attentive service it came with, it would be remiss not to point this brilliant one out. The Sunday roast...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Trixibel81
Reviewed 9 January 2019

We had the most delicious Sunday lunch at The Pointer just before Christmas. It was a cold winter's day and the pub couldn't have been more cozy and inviting. I would happily have spent all afternoon at the sofas in front of the fire! That...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Teenysteiny
Reviewed 31 December 2018

We like the Pointer a lot and come here quite frequently. We had dinner with friends between Christmas and New Year and, whilst I'm sure the staff were tired after the Christmas festivities, we were still paying the same - substantial - prices. Our waiter,...More

Date of visit: December 2018
3  Thank CGALondon_England
Reviewed 26 December 2018

Very nice decor, well prepared food and good staff and service. Bread is particularly nice. Good for group or family occasion

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Denise095
Reviewed 26 December 2018

Having visited this restaurant on a few occasions previously, and experiencing a high quality of food and service we chose this restaurant for a Christmas Day lunch. After sitting at the table for a few minutes I had to ask the waitress if we could...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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2 July 2018|
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Response from DarrylW77 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, nice garden
8 September 2017|
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Response from dnbrt | Reviewed this property |
There were loads of young 'uns in there when we visited and they were having a wail of a time.
Ruthie N
4 April 2017|
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Response from D A | Reviewed this property |
Hi I would say smart informal, very relaxed atmosphere but the food is very good. I hope you enjoy it, we certainly did.
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