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The Woodpecker

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) #174 of 429 Restaurants in Northampton £ , , British
Marshalls Road | Raunds, Northampton, England
+44 1933 625176
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“custard” (2 reviews)
“beef” (2 reviews)
“pudding” (2 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, British
Marshalls Road | Raunds, Northampton, England
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Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

I've been here a couple of times on a Sunday for the carvery and I must say it is impressive The wine is quite overpriced but the establishment is very friendly and clean and they serve the roast by one table at a time which...More

1  Thank Woodentrousers
Reviewed 13 July 2016

Excellent carvery lunch. The beef and Yorkshire puddings were delicious, good choice of vegetables and tasty onion gravy.

Thank Sylvia W
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

We moved 80 miles North and started a new life. We eventually found The Woodpecker. Great people, great beer. Always friendly. Sunday lunches are excellent but you have to book. Happy hours between 5 & 7pm but not in a cheap and tacky way.

Thank Peter R
Reviewed 25 May 2016

Lovely pub and restaurant, beer garden in summer. Food excellently cooked, great value for money, staff very pleasant & attentive. Recommended.

Thank Elizabeth B
Reviewed 4 May 2016

Friday lunch in very pleasant surroundings. Excellent furnishings but somewhat lacking in atmosphere, mainly due to the few diners. I suspect that bit is completely different at weekends , especially for the Sunday carvery which is always well supported. The choice of main courses is...More

Thank roytomlin
Reviewed 26 February 2016 via mobile

I booked the carvery lunch for my mother's 85 birthday having been at Christmas. There were 36 happy and full adults and children at the end of a delicious lunch. Balloons on the table gave it the celebration feel. Thanks to Eilean and staff for...More

Thank Linda W
Reviewed 10 February 2016

I was looking forward to eating at 'The Woodpecker', as I had heard good reviews of it. After a stroll around Raunds with Wellingborough U3A, I joined the group for a good value lunch. I had faggotts with carrots, broccoli and mash. It was so...More

Thank Mary R
Reviewed 28 July 2015

Yes thats correct we looked at the midweek lunchtime menu & decided on liver & onions for my wife,while I opted for the home made chicken pie with all the trimmings. Its not a ping ding meal,so patience is a virtue,but the wait was well...More

Thank Paul W
Reviewed 30 June 2015

Amazing food, amazing staff, very helpful. Great family run place. Great carvery on Sunday plenty to eat. Also served how you like it,plenty of good quality meat & plenty of veg. Good sweets ! Lovely place & a nice little garden to sit in. Very...More

Thank julie n
Reviewed 20 May 2015

We had a few pints in this pub on election night. Good selection of ales and lagers on tap, good service in a big well appointed pub. But there was nobody in the place. The one other patron and the bartender where watching Emerdale on...More

Thank Ken C
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Bar, Pub, British
Lunch, Dinner
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Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Marshalls Road | Raunds, Northampton, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northamptonshire  >  Northampton
  • Phone Number: +44 1933 625176
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