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The Allerford Inn

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Special Occasion Dining, View, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings

Location and contact

Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Reviews (286)
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All reviews dauphinoise potatoes steak pie pudding baguette halloumi tapas pot roast sunday roast pork fantastic carvery function room the pub selection of vegetables home cooked food christmas lunch lovely meal staff were attentive
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice and tasty food with a good choice but not very accessable for people who walk using a stick as my two elderly in-law had to use the steps outside to enter the building and also had to use a step unside the building dining...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank M11V03B61
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived and went and sat at an empty bar. Waited a little over 15 minutes before being served despite 4 members of staff looking me in the eye. The carvery was boiled peas, boiled carrots, boiled white cabbage, braised red cabbage, wet, oily, soft 'roast...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Matt_Cdo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We've just returned from a fabulous Sunday lunch with family. The staff were all extremely friendly and made us feel most welcome. The Sunday carvery was faultless and the sticky toffee pudding was to die for! Most definitely the place to go for your Sunday...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Blanche292
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The best thing about this carvery was that even though we had to queue for ages the food was hot. Good selection of meat and veg.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 702pad
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This Carvery must be rated as excellent. The service was fantastic. The variety of vegetables the hole Carvery was exceptional. Husband said it the best Carvery he was every had. The be able to not only serve our party but all the rest of the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank 1979Cyprus
Reviewed 6 January 2019 via mobile

Ok ..... first time here in 15 years ..Was early evening so quite quiet. Staff ,friendly enough and helpful. Carvery ,good but not reflective of the price ..

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank B940ATjonathanl
Reviewed 5 December 2018

My family and I were staying nearby for my birthday but did not want to cook Sunday lunch we looked on trip advisor for suggestions and found the Allerford Inn. We pulled into the large car park and saw there were a lot of cars...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank WimborneWanderer
HazelA281, Manager at The Allerford Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 18 December 2018

Thank you so much WimborneWanderer for your fantastic review! We are so pleased that you enjoyed your visit to us and enjoyed our Carvery, and we are also pleased that your gluten free/ nut free friend was very happy with the service! That is a...More

Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

Had a family meal at the Allerford inn. Excellent carvery. Lots of selection and well priced. Excellent atmosphere, highly recommend trying the sundae as well.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank stokeboy1
HazelA281, Manager at The Allerford Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 18 December 2018

Thank you stokeboy1 for your lovely review! We are so pleased you enjoyed the Carvery and you feel it is well priced, and that you also enjoyed our desserts! We will see you again very soon!

Reviewed 24 November 2018 via mobile

We visited to celebrate our 27th anniversary. Starter was lovely. We then waited for ages for our main. Mine was ok but the hubby’s was awful. He ordered a medium rare steak with peppercorn sauce. He got a well done steak with cheese sauce! Upon...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank saraxxhooperxx
TA7757, Owner at The Allerford Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2018

Thank you for your review, As with any negative review we try and use it as a learning experience. This time however we cannot, you are simply lying! how you can say "well done streak" is beyond me it was pink with pink juices. This...More

Reviewed 24 November 2018 via mobile

Would definitely recommend the carvery. Really good selection of meats and veg. My only negative was that service was slow taking our plates after the meal and bringing the puddings. But the pudding was also lovely

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank emmiej46
HazelA281, Manager at The Allerford Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 18 December 2018

Thank you for your review emmiej46. We are so pleased you enjoyed our Carvery and desserts, and we look forward to seeing you again.

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andreabQ7365HU
27 May 2018|
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Response from TA7757 | Property representative |
Hi We stop serving at 21:00. Thanks
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B G
28 January 2017|
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Response from Allerford I | Property representative |
Hello B G, We serve our carvery 12-4pm and booking has become essential. We hope to see you soon
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hayleycoops
13 June 2016|
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Response from TA7757 | Property representative |
Yes we sure are, worth letting us know when you book so we can book you in one of the areas where we allow dogs.
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