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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 27 October 2020 via mobile

Although the service was quite slow, the food was extremely good. The steak pie was sublime, stuffed with beef and lashings of gravy. My wife enjoyed the chicken, chilli and pineapple melt.

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 18 October 2020

I had the rack of ribs, great as was all the food. The staff all wore their masks, the service was quick, and the tables well spaced. AS pleasant evening

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 17 September 2020

Another pleasant lunch at the Village Inn but, whilst most responsible customers did wear a facemask when entering the bar, those that didn't were not challenged by staff (or even politely requested) to do so.More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Ulwellcaravanpark, Front Office Manager at The Village Inn Bar and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2020

Thank you for your review and we're glad you had a pleasant lunch. According to the advice from the government, found here, https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/face-coverings-when-to-wear-one-and-how-to-make-your-own/face-coverings-when-to-wear-one-and-how-to-make-your-own Facemasks are not required - 'Face coverings are not required in restaurants with table service, bars and pubs'. If any customers have...More

Reviewed 17 August 2020

Met up today with friends for Lunch. The management must have read the previous review as covid19 precautions were definitely in place. All our lunches were very good and excellent value. The staff and barman were very friendly We sat outside in a lovely patio...More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 7 August 2020 via mobile

Visited here for dinner. Loads of empty tables but after we were sat down another group were placed right us. Staff had no masks/ visors and kept leaning over table when serving/ collecting with no apology. Bar has 2 plastic screens by the beer pumps...More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Ulwellcaravanpark, Front Office Manager at The Village Inn Bar and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2020

Thank you for your review Sorry that you feel that we are not adhering to covid 19 restrictions but I would like to assure all customers that we are, and if you have any queries or worries whilst you are at the Village Inn or...More

Reviewed 11 July 2020 via mobile

Having stayed at Ulwell three times we have never eaten at The Village Inn before. And we won’t bother again. Whilst accepting we visited a week after post lockdown re-opening, there can be no real excuse for the excruciatingly slow service. Our drinks arrived swiftly,...More

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed 30 October 2019

This is the second time we have been, the food is brilliant, well cooked and very friendly staff, I had chicken and bacon jacket potato and hubby had pork loin steak, he is a very fussy eater, it was cooked to perfection, everything was really...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed 9 September 2019

We was reluctant to visit for our evening meal as earlier on in the day I popped into the restaurant to inquire if I needed to book for an evening meal I was “greeted” by the restaurant manager who couldn’t really be bothered to look...More

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed 1 September 2019 via mobile

Visited multiple times while staying at the campsite but it is open to the public and good enough to visit as a stand-alone restaurant. Food was good with a wide variety of styles to suit everyone and good kids options. Service friendly and prices were...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Ulwellcaravanpark, Front Office Manager at The Village Inn Bar and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2019

Thank you for your review We're glad you enjoyed your meal

Reviewed 14 August 2019

Visited on Sunday for a roast after a long walk. A choice of lamb or beef. I went with the lamb and my Husband had beef. The food was outstanding, very fresh and tasty. The portion sizes were extremely generous! It was so hard to...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Ulwellcaravanpark, Front Office Manager at The Village Inn Bar and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2019

Thank you for your review We're happy you enjoyed your food and will pass on your comments to the chef.

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    How is The Village Inn Bar and Restaurant rated?
    The Village Inn Bar and Restaurant is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4
    • Service: 4
    • Value: 4
    • Atmosphere: 3.5