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The Tawny Owl

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Following the latest Government announcement, we will be temporarily closing our doors from Thursday 5th November until Thursday 3rd December. Please visit our website to keep up-to-date with the latest reopening information. We look forward to welcoming you back soon!
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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All reviews sirloin steak ribs pudding table service family meal food was lovely plenty of choice my mum sunday lunch be visiting again zena pub kat
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Reviewed 4 November 2020

So we ordered the same meal on 241 but even that took an hour to get to our table! Another table received steaks which were awful and in edible, another lady with a steak had to send it back and we weren't offered anything to...More

Date of visit: November 2020
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Reviewed 16 October 2020

We visited for a family meal and could not fault anything, great to see a one way system in place and hand sanitiser at entrance and at the toilet. On entering we felt so safe and understood all the measures the staff put in place....More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 11 October 2020

Visited at beginning of the week and was welcomed by Amy. Felt very safe, lots of hand sanitizers around the place. Prompt service from all the staff. Staff on duty was very polite and nothing was to much trouble. Would like to thank Dan, Amy,...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 1 October 2020 via mobile

Yesterday we visited The Tawny Owl with two friends who had never been before and had a lovely meal very well presented. Two gammon, one steak pie and ribs followed by deserts all of which were delicious and served by a lovely young lady. All...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 19 September 2020 via mobile

We frequented the tawny owl often before COVID-19 we loved it here coming sometimes twice or more a month with my husband and 2 children. I’ve been torn between coming or not with our current global situation but today I was feeling brave and booked...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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TAWNYOWL91774, Manager at Tawny Owl Newark, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2020

Hi Fiona, I am sorry to hear about the issues you had during your visit. I would like to welcome you to ring the I pub on 01636 703765 or through email at tawnyowl.newark@marstons.co.uk so we can discuss this further. Thank you The Tawny Owl

Reviewed 9 September 2020

We visited this restaurant on 7th September on our way back from Scarborough.The restaurant was very clean and had good covid preparations in place the staff were very helpful.They only have a limited menu but plenty of choice.The food when it arrived was nice and...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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TAWNYOWL91774, General Manager at Tawny Owl Newark, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2020

Hi Fleur, Thank you for your wonderful feedback. Me and the team are happy to hear that you enjoyed your visit and we all hope to see you again soon. The Tawny Owl

Reviewed 7 September 2020

Came in for lunch today was served by Amy, food was lovely and arrived quickly And was hot and delicious. Staff very friendly and welcoming nothing was to much for them they all made me feel very safe. The place was spotless and Amy went...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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TAWNYOWL91774, Manager at Tawny Owl Newark, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2020

Hi Helen, Thank for for your feedback. Great to hear you enjoyed your visit and we will se you again soon. The Tanwy Owl

Reviewed 6 September 2020

Was in yesterday evening for some food with my wife and we were very pleased with the service as we were met at the door and shown to a table. It was all table service from a polite young lady jenna, and the food and...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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TAWNYOWL91774, Manager at Tawny Owl Newark, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2020

Hi Jeffery, Thank you for your great feedback. We will be sure to pass this on to jenna and the rest of our team. We hope to see you again very soon. The Tawny Owl

Reviewed 5 September 2020

Came up from London to visit a friend a few days ago who suggested going the Tawny Owl and I’m very glad he did. We were greeted at the door with a smile, and grabbed some drinks at the bar served by a lovely young...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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TAWNYOWL91774, Manager at Tawny Owl Newark, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2020

Hi, Thank you for your compliments and lovely feedback. We have passed this onto Jessica and the rest of the team and we hope to see you again soon. The Tawny Owl

Reviewed 4 September 2020 via mobile

Come here regularly as in 3-4 times a week. Can't believe they're not carrying on with the government 50% off Mon - wed when Lord Ted's and Beefeater are and they're within a miles distance. Come on Marstons play the game

Date of visit: August 2020
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TAWNYOWL91774, Manager at Tawny Owl Newark, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2020

Hi, Thank you for your feedback, unfortunately this is not a decision made by the in pub team and it is down to head office. The Tawny Owl

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Sorry can’t help with this but must have been open a few years as they are having a refit soon.
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