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The Racehorse at Catworth

££ - £££, British,
43 High Street | Catworth, Huntingdon PE28 0PF, England
+44 1832 710123
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average2%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (10 reviews)
“the pub” (17 reviews)
“comfy chairs” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
43 High Street | Catworth, Huntingdon PE28 0PF, England
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1 - 10 of 103 reviews

Reviewed 9 June 2018

We've visited the racehorse several times now each time it has been a pleasure, our latest visit as excellent the staff were welcoming and attentive to our needs drinks and the meal can't wait to visit again.

Thank Peter W
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Driving past on a Sunday evening after a LONG day at roughly 9.15 pm.. Had arranged to meet my daughter here as it was local to us both..... Front door was locked but could see lots of people inside so walked to the next door...More

Thank Tracey D
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Helpful pleasant staff. good quality food . really appreciate the kindness to help with gluten-free options . happy to visit again

Thank C B
Reviewed 25 April 2018

A mile south of J15 on the A14, between Thrapston and Huntingdon, The Racehorse is immediately in front of you as you drive up the hill into Catworth village, and very convenient for travellers driving east or west on the dual carriageway. A typical country...More

Thank Bernard W
Reviewed 22 March 2018

We stayed at The Racehorse for three nights in January. It is very welcoming with the open fire, comfy chairs and excellent friendly staff, especially Tony behind the bar. Accommodation is spacious, homely and clean. The food is all freshly cooked with steaks to die...More

2  Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 15 February 2018

We made a last minute decision to drop in at Catworth early yesterday evening and were lucky to get a table. We had a delicious meal with fantastic service and would highly recommend The Racehorse. The portions were huge and we struggled to eat the...More

Thank LiloLIb
Reviewed 9 February 2018

We came to The Racehorse after my Mum's funeral. In spite of already having two large bookings that evening and very little notice, the pub accepted our booking for 10 which rose to 18! We were anticipating them struggling to serve us all but we...More

Thank Allison6
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

This was our second visit to The Racehorse in as many weeks. We were a party of 9, we received a warm welcome and excellent service throughout. The food was outstanding, we had a variety of meals between us and everything was delicious and well...More

Thank Laura G
Reviewed 25 August 2017

Having been delayed on the A14, once again, we took the next turning in the hope of finding a nice country pub for lunch. Did we ever? The greeting was friendly, the ambiance delightful. Good beer, scrumptious food, quick, attentive service and a reasonable bill...More

Thank MrsSandMrH
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Stopped here on spec; on route from Suffolk coast to Derbyshire at the same time as 40 cyclists on a "Cycle East Anglia" ride. Fortunately most only wanted the toilets! Loads of room in the pub with several seating areas. Ordered 2 sandwiches (roast beef...More

Thank bazatpond
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$20
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43 High Street | Catworth, Huntingdon PE28 0PF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cambridgeshire  >  Huntingdon
  • Phone Number: +44 1832 710123
  • E-mail
PROUD WINNERS OF "COMMUNITY PUB OF THE YEAR 2016" The Racehorse is a warm and welcoming traditional Country Inn, Deli and Coffee House ideally situated in the village of Catworth. The interconnecting cosy bar area, intimate dining room and lounge areas with the roaring log fire makes The Racehorse the perfect place to gather whatever the occasion, from casual drinks with friends to family celebrations or business meetings. The Racehorse Inn and Coffee House is open all day giving you the choice of speciality coffee and tea, local ales and fine wines to accompany your choice of meal from early morning freshly baked pastries to light bites or a full lunchtime menu, speciality afternoon tea or dinner in the evening. Our menus change regularly, using local produce where possible to satisfy our varied clientele who travel some distance to enjoy the experience of dining at the Racehorse topped off with one of our famous puddings! Special diets catered for. We have 5 luxury en suite bedrooms backing onto open fields and tucked away from the road offering bed and breakfast accommodation with one downstairs bedroom and en suite that is wheelchair friendly. Catworth is ideally situated for exploring the local historic and sporting areas as well as being within easy reach of major road and rail networks with London just 50 minutes by train.
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