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Anchor Inn

The Anchor High Street, Great Barford MK44 3LF, England
+44 1234 870364
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good30%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“lamb and beef” (2 reviews)
“sunday roast” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
The Anchor High Street, Great Barford MK44 3LF, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Five of us went for a family lunch here and we are a bunch of fussy eaters! Everybody found something on the menu they liked, a really good choice. We all enjoyed our meals and the desserts were also great. We didn't experience any issues...More

Thank louladou
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food is typical pub grub, sadly the service was awful if not non existent...food was brought out separately, had to wait and ask for condiments , not a smile from anyone. Would only return for a pint to sit by the river .

Thank cherry36
Reviewed 7 June 2018

Nice location beside the river. We were a large party and were looked after very well. Menu is very typical of what I call ‘good pub grub’ in that it is solid, not particularly adventurous and chips with almost everything. Decor looks rather tired and...More

Thank JellyBean22
Reviewed 28 May 2018

We've been coming to this pub for a number of years and have loved coming here, but have noticed the quality of food dropping over the past couple of visits. This last time was very disappointing, the quality of the food was not good and...More

Thank V S
Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

We visited this pub a few years ago and were not impressed. But today the tables were sparkling clean and the pub felt welcoming. The Bar staff were very helpful. We were a walking group of 10 and everyone enjoyed their lunch and service. No...More

Thank louisehertfordshire
Reviewed 13 May 2018

Great location by the the river ooze, plenty of barges moored up, lovely scenery, and people having picnics outside on the river side. Just a nice pub in a very quaint location. First time we have visited, even though we live 5-10 mins by car....More

Thank JillyK600
Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

Nice pub with good beers. We sat outside watching the world go by drinking a lovely pint. Staff very friendly and though we weren’t eating the look and smell of it was very tempting. The people who were eating said it was really good. Will...More

Thank Lindsay T
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

What a lovely place by the river didnt know this place was ere absolutleyamazing . Food was outstanding. Pleasant atmosphere lovely staff and the best was they have gluten free! Will defernatley visit again. Would recommend this to family and friends

1  Thank Deb O
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Wow came here on a whim as I’d drive past it once , friendly welcome as we walked in, nice atmosphere. The food wow absolutely wow as a chef myself I’m fussy but the food I had no complaints whatsoever, steak was perfect, chicken still...More

1  Thank oggy2210
Reviewed 24 March 2018

This is a great pub for food and the location is ideal for a summers day or evening, set by the river.

1  Thank amandaandian48
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Anchor High Street, Great Barford MK44 3LF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bedfordshire  >  Great Barford
  • Phone Number: +44 1234 870364
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