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The Blacksmiths Arms

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What you can expect during your visit
  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Socially distanced dining tables
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
  • Tables disinfected between guests
  • Single-use or sanitized menus
  • Floors marked for social distancing
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Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.

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PRICE RANGE
US$4 - US$42
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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All reviews steak potato skins chicken parmo prawn cocktail sticky toffee pudding pate prawns sunday lunch hot stone cooked to perfection the pub family meal be visiting again lovely meal food was fantastic booked a table catherine
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Reviewed today via mobile

Quick visit to The Blacksmiths Arms for a couple of beers turned into a light bite too. As expected, outdoors only due to restrictions still in place but top quality service and food. Everyone were spaced as they should, children enjoying the freedom and not...More

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very well done to all the staff for working following all the new guidlines yet still making it an enjoyable experience👏🏻 Great friendly pub with lovely food. Before lock down we would quite frequently visit this venue and on our first trip out after lockdown...More

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

First visit & we travelled 100 miles to get there to meet our son there who lives in Newcastle Fabulous beer garden with lots of tables and chairs and lots of space, plus 2 hideaway huts which you can pre book which seat 6 and...More

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Had a lovely lunchtime meal in the sun today with a friend. Despite the COVID regulations the government are imposing it was very easy to order food and drink and the staff were all very friendly and helpful. We ordered two of the chicken parmos...More

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Brilliant service, lovely food and drink served by lovely people. Had a lovely time in the outside hideaways and I was impressed by the in place covid safe regulations and how the pub dealt with the busy day with it being the first day of...More

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed 30 December 2020

Just had a lovely family meal at The Blacksmith’s Arms. Food was very good, service excellent and staff were great. Everyone was very strict with COVID procedures, so you were made to feel comfortable. Have to return to tier two so we can go again.

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 30 December 2020

First visit tonight to the blacksmiths and it won’t be the last. What a lovely place, with very welcoming owners and a lovely cosy atmosphere. We will definitely be back when boris lets us!

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 28 December 2020 via mobile

Just had the most wonderful evening in one of the outdoor heated pods. The service, food and attention to safety and hygiene was brilliant. Will definitely be back. The pods are heated and each has their very own log fire. It was lovely to feel...More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 28 December 2020

Been here a few times now over the past year, and used the hideaways twice which are a lovely touch and really cosy. Staff are always kind, friendly and very helpful through each visit. The food is second to none and really is up there...More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 28 December 2020 via mobile

This is our 2nd time going to the blacksmiths arms for Christmas lunch and we wouldn’t go anywhere else ! The owners and staff make you feel very welcome and provide excellent customer service. They accommodated us perfectly as my mum has asthma and offered...More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Jemma J
4 May 2019|
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Response from GeeEmm2000 | Property representative |
Hi Jemma - yes they are - in the Bar area
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3 April 2019|
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Response from Trace050475 | Reviewed this property |
I’m so sorry I didn’t see this sooner - yes it’s very relaxed atmosphere Hope you enjoyed lunch! X
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Blacksmiths Arms

  • Yes, The Blacksmiths Arms is taking precautions against COVID-19. A full list is available within the "safety precautions" section of this page.

  • The Blacksmiths Arms is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4.5
    • Atmosphere: 4.5