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The Vine Hotel


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Bar, British, Pub
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Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
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All reviews yucca fries tea and coffee making facilities low beams friendly and accommodating staff generous portions sunday dinner nice food pub
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had chrstmas dinner here what a let down gravey was like water 2 roast pots peas dry turkey 1 very small pig in blanket small amount off carrots and few sprouts that was like a children dinner .we have Had Christmas dinner there the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Amanda-jane B
Reviewed 4 December 2018

It's some years since we've last visited - oh dear. First - it was cold inside - even sat in a lined gortex coat (stylish eh). Very pleasant young lady gave good service - but returned to say gammon not available - then informed folks...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank michael d
Reviewed 17 November 2018

We have stayed at this hotel several times but this visit was a let down. Firstly we ordered dinner in their restaurant. I had soup which took 15 mins to arrive. I then ordered fish and chips and my husband ordered steak.. I think the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank kathyspeedone
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Comfortable rooms that are clean. The location is perfect for those wanting to explore the town or an evening out.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Julie C
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

Decided to revisit my hometown and went to what used to have a good reputation. What a bad idea. All microwaved Yorkshire pud with sausages. Yorkshire pud was soggy and tough. Far too much frozen veg. Watery gravy. Steak pie with a touch of meat...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Jan0405
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

Stayed for 1 night so that we could meet up with our Son and Grandaughter. Easy on site parking. Couldn't check in before 2pm which was fine so had a drink whilst waiting for family to arrive. Couldnt stay as the bar is not Dog...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank pillionman
Reviewed 21 October 2018

Having been here before we thought we'd enjoy it - WRONG!!! Should have rung bells when it was mostly empty and only 2 staff serving and this was 1,pm on Sunday lunchtime! We had booked a table and when we mentioned it were to sit...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank rachetjaw
Vine H, Manager at The Vine Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2018

Hi Rachetjaw. I can honestly say this is the first time I have had to deal with a complaint including issues with the food coming out to fast!!! the use of frozen chips and the use of frozen peas. We have independent audits as do...More

Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

We had the Sunday lunch and the curry. Sunday lunch was a big portion but was so bland we left most of it. It looked and tasted like it was all cooked in the morning then reheated on order. The chicken was dry and the...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank stephengrey
Reviewed 15 July 2018

Sunday 15 July, we went to The Vine Hotel for the first time to have dinner with friends. It is a lovely old building with a real 'Dickinson' feel about it. The thing I did notice that it was not very busy for a Sunday...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Carol B
Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

We regularly visit the vine and have done for years we had scampi and chips last week was a massive portion we went today for a family birthday and ordered scampi well 6 scampi 10 chips and cold peas spoke to the server was told...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Jakeandsandra M
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