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Galley Hall

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Certificate of Excellence2015, 2017 - 2018 Winner
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Food and ambience

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

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About
A welcoming family-run country pub with good food and friendly staff. Extensive outdoor seating with a children's play area makes this a great venue for family dining. Food available all day at weekends.
PRICE RANGE
US$10 - US$21
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
FEATURES
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed yesterday

We have visited a few times and enjoyed the food very much. The waitress was very nice and really polite, but felt understaffed and we felt a bit sorry for her as she was rushed off her feet!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank twig9823
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Just a quick review. Nice pint, good service. We enjoyed our visit, but not quite as good as it once was.

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

This visit was a massive disappointment has members of our party of 8 had their main course either undercooked or burnt,not a good experience at all.The gents loo needs an upgrade with a decent hand drier

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank DayTrip232137
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were a party of five and booked table 6 for dinner @ 20.00hours. On arrival, we were warmly welcomed and our food and drinks orders were promptly taken. Some of us ordered the steak and ale pie but they had already run out of...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank alan c
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Been here lots of times with other people but this time went just as a couple. We hadn't booked as it was a Wednesday but actually was fairly busy. If there are more than two people I would definitely recommend booking a table. As usual...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Helen M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Cod and salmon pie with bubble and squeak also a vegan option. Option fire, friendly staff and lovely atmosphere . Thank you.

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank LichfieldCharlie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Must be 3-4 years since I visited as one time regular. Amazed the staff on duty remembered us do well. I was unwell and been off food but really fancied Ham, egg and chips. Yeah nice ham and eggs perfect. Most I’d eaten in ages....More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank MimiA165
Reviewed 1 January 2019 via mobile

Incredibly Rude and Unprofessional Staff - Stay Away!! Recommend staying away from this place. Some of the staff don't know how to talk to customers. There seems to be a real attitude problem - my view was only supported later when i read management response...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank C0re_nick
alisonpurdy2014, Owner at Galley Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2019

Thank you for your review. I have spoken to the manager concerned and, as always, there are two sides to every story. There certainly appears to have been some confusion over our kitchen opening hours on New Year’s Day. I would add for readers of...More

Reviewed 1 January 2019 via mobile

After we ordered lunch the owner came up to us and basically threw a fit and said the kitchen had closed and this is not fair which was really bizarre as not once we were told the kitchen was about to shut!! She was really...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Neha G
alisonpurdy2014, Owner at Galley Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2019

Thank you for your review. I have spoken to the manager concerned and, as always, there are two sides to every story. There certainly appears to have been some confusion over our kitchen opening hours on New Year’s Day. I would add for readers of...More

Reviewed 27 December 2018

This is a very busy pub, so if you want to have a meal book a table otherwise you won't get in The food is good but watch-out as the portions are huge ... so don't have a starter otherwise you'll never eat all your...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank JPY
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Mave R
11 January 2019|
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Response from alisonpurdy2014 | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry. Our function room is a good size holding 70-plus people comfortably for a Wake (with a mix of seated and standing guests). Please call us at the pub for availability and to see our Wake Menu... More
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