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The Horse & Chains


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings

Location and contact

Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Bar, British, Pub
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Excellent as always. Service was stretched but still very food. Delicious food every time and Richard the owner always polite and professional. We don't eat out very often so when we do, we choose The Horse and Chains every time!!! Better than any other local....More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 225cathrynw
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here on Sunday evening and the food was fabulous. Our starters were the Chicken Satay Skewers which were moist and flavourful and the Creamy Goats Cheese with red onion marmalade. Both plates (almost licked) clean. The mains were Beef Strogonoff and Stuffed Chicken....More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank Jenny R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was underwhelming, my beef which I requested ‘medium-rare’ was ‘well-done’. My coke had more ice than coke and the service was slow

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Emma T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have visited this restaurant a few times and found the food to be of a very good standard and I could not fault the service. However, my main gripe is with the cappuccino coffee I ordered which was a strong coffee with whipped milk on...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank LondonFuschia
TheHorseandChainsR, Owner at The Horse & Chains, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi, Apologies for not replying to your other review and that the Cappuccino was not to your liking. A cappuccino is, by its definition traditionally prepared with an espresso shot and steamed milk foam. This is how we make our Cappuccinos and I am sorry...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

looking for somewhere to have sunday lunch,saw this pub and decided to try it,Warmly welcomed altho the restaurant was fully booked,we could still enjoy a warm meal in the bar,we opted for the turkey roast,and thoroughly enjoyed it,good size portions on good sized plates,not stacked...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 727spiritual2016
Reviewed 17 January 2019 via mobile

Friends took me here while i was staying locally, great place too. Very friendly staff and a lovely pub too. Food served was Home cooked and great choice on offer with good ales from the bar. Typical English pub!! Well done!!

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank joeyj65
Reviewed 15 January 2019 via mobile

Visited after collecting cousins from the Harry Potter Tour. Selected from trip advisor and they were very helpful to our gluten free member. Happy to accommodate us at 6.30 with no booking provided the table was returned by eight. Only difficulty was getting served with...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Doricquine44
Reviewed 11 January 2019 via mobile

We thought we would try the 2 course early bird menu so had to place our order before 6pm. We chose main course and pudding. You can order a starter and main or pudding and main. There is a 3 course option too. We had...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank SimonNS
Reviewed 8 January 2019

Great menu, good sharing plates, open kitchen, well priced and lovely atmosphere. What more can you want from a good local eatery.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Cheryl G
Reviewed 3 January 2019 via mobile

Visited post the Xmas period for a cost night of comfort food. Great small pub , nicely decorated with a modern feel but retaining the old charm. Good food , very nice service , if you fancy a mid week dinner with some good environment...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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18 January 2019|
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Response from Raymond F | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is parking on site. Have always found it to be enough.
12 July 2018|
Response from shevron_2000 | Property representative |
Yes we do to the side of the pub.
29 April 2018|
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Response from shevron_2000 | Property representative |
Today we has Nut Roast and normally we have 2 or 3 options on the main A La Carte Menu which changes regularly.
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