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The Far Canal

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
US$6 - US$26
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Reviews (220)
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All reviews homemade horseradish game stew honeycomb ice cream mussels roast beef ham burger soup pudding gin selection quirky decor the pub sunday lunch red cabbage wonderful meal front of house place to eat
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We visited for the first time today with a large family group including children.We were placed in a separate dining room on a long table.From the start to the finish we were looked after so well by the friendly waitress .The food delighted the eye...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank munc84
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Just love this place! Went for a Valentines meal this evening! Wowzers superb food as always at this gem of a place! The waitress’s happy to serve you the barman very attentive and came to the table to ask if we wanted more drinks! There...More

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

Went there for the first time yesterday and went back today. Interesting unusual very nice eating place. Cosy and different decor and interesting and very tasty dishes. Not to mention the 185 different gins they have in the bar served with different tonics.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank ingan2019
Reviewed 1 week ago

I went for lunch with a friend today and can honestly say that this is an amazing place to eat. The pub is decorated in a fun way, with amusing sayings on the walls and is welcoming as soon as you walk in. The Landlord...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank NicoleO513
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I’ve been promising to take my mum and her husband here for ages and I’m so glad we did. From the moment they sipped their gin and tonics to the time we dropped them home later that afternoon, they were in raptures about everything. Meat...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Jennie L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Booked a table for five adults for family reunion. Made very welcome by the Landlord Simon and his team. The Sunday Roast lunch was served on a platter that I carved and served. We all found the dining experience very enjoyable.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Mark T
Reviewed 1 January 2019

A great day No short cuts to provide everything and more from a scrumptious 3 course Christmas dinner to helpful and personable staff.Could not fault it.The atmosphere was cosy and welcoming for the 4 of us. Took the stress out of our day. Will definitely...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Nick J
Reviewed 25 December 2018

A really lovely Pub, a really relaxed feeling in a cosy old pub, amazing food, you can tell they love their food. This was our first visit for Christmas Lunch a special treat for myself, husband, mum,dad and little boy. We had only previously visited...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank SarahKPercival
Reviewed 21 December 2018 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our wholesome meal at this establishment, which was cosy and very welcoming. Good selection of meals, but too full for deserts which looked very appetising as well. We'll be back before we move onto the next leg of adventure.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank davidfU6837WY
Reviewed 5 December 2018

A lovely evening spent with family. Found by accident when visiting Fivehead nearby, and well worth the visit. A great selection of gins ( no Campari, but they are forgiven!) Super service, friendly and informative. Quirky and amusing setting. An interesting menu with a dishes...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Response from williame223 | Reviewed this property |
Sunday roast is lovely. You get the joint on your table which you carve to your liking. Potatoes and veg come in bowls and gravy is homemade and made with juices of meat very good
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