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Railway Tavern

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner
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About
We are a rural family run pub, with home cooked food from locally sourced produce. We have a wide range of beverages available with superb real ales which change on a regular basis. An extensive range of wines and spirits, soft drinks too. We can cater for special occasions and have lots of events on throughout the year, you can keep up with these on our Facebook page. We can cater for all dietary requirements including Gluten Free. We also have two Holiday cottages that are available for short breaks or weeks. Both sleep four, one king size and one twin each with their own garden area. Open plan living space and Westerby Lodge is also disabled friendly.
PRICE RANGE
US$9 - US$21
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews steak and kidney pie tasty homemade food pork belly pudding salad friendly welcome hungry walkers sunday lunch extensive menu home made quality food feel very welcome pleasant surroundings nice pub booked a table keith dawn
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Reviewed 14 December 2018

7 walkers and 6 friends were here for a xmas meal, the food was first class, service was spot on, all meals were served with in a couple minutes, the landlord and landlady very friendly,nice and warm its the second time we have been there...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 817lindamolly
Dawn J, Owner at Railway Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2018

Thanks it was good to see you all again, glad you all enjoyed yourselves and have a wonderful Christmas.

Reviewed 6 November 2018

Once again our yearly trip to the Railway Tavern it is 6 years now and is always the same. Keith & Dawn are wonderful hosts, They make you feel very welcome to this lovely pub, The food is wonderful we had our Sunday Roast there...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Moyra O
Dawn J, Owner at Railway Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2018

Thanks great to see you all glad you enjoyed and thanks for taking the time to review. See you next year sometime.

Reviewed 29 October 2018

Wow what can I say, The Railway is a gorgeous little pub in a great location, we found this by chance when walking in the area with our dog, and we were all made most welcome, The food was incredible, with a good varied menu,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Lisa-London7
Dawn J, Owner at Railway Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2018

Thank you for your wonderful comments and we look forward to your next visit.

Reviewed 25 October 2018

We were on holiday and booked a table for 9 including a under 2. The care for us was first class and the food was all freshly cooked and delicious. Food was all hot including the plates. Great prices for amazing food.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank tails1978
Dawn J, Owner at Railway Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review especially while on holiday. It was lovely to meet you all hope you have had a great time in Lincolnshire and who knows we may see you again when back in the area.

Reviewed 12 September 2018

We arrived without booking and were greeted with a friendly welcome. The food was very good, reasonably priced and the service was efficient.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank simonr181
Dawn J, Owner at Railway Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review hope to see you again in the near future.

Reviewed 31 August 2018

Lovely village pub with friendly staff and customers.Delicious home made food and very affordable prices.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Stephen B
Dawn J, Owner at Railway Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2018

Thanks for your review hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

What a gem. After walking for a few hours a local in Swaby tolda us about this pub. Friendly welcome when i popped in to ask if they were doing food and yes they were and this was 3pm. I had a lovelly 6x pint...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank MrLincrusta
Dawn J, Owner at Railway Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2018

Sorry for late response, thank you for your lovely comments. It was great to meet you both. There are lots of wonderful walks around us so hopefully see you again soon.

Reviewed 26 August 2018

Love this place. We have been visiting quite a while now but this time was Sunday Lunch. We always get a friendly welcome. The food is homely and good and plenty of it. Shame we couldn't be there this Sunday for the Belly Pork.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank JanetEP63
Dawn J, Owner at Railway Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2018

Thanks a Janet always good to see you both. Thanks for taking the time to review.

Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

My partner and I had Sunday lunch, we found the pub was clean and the beef that came with the lunch was excellent but we didnt touch the over ripe brown broccoli and the roast potatoes were hard. The thing that was really annoying was...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Douglas E
Dawn J, Owner at Railway Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2018

Thank you for your review we appreciate your feedback. Apologies that the broccoli was not to our usual standard. We did ask you to move your vehicle as sometimes this leads to others parking inappropriately. We had guests staying in the cottages and we do...More

Reviewed 31 July 2018

The Railway Tavern is welcoming and full of interesting and unusual things. The staff are very friendly and welcoming and the meal was absolutely delicious. There was lots of choice and the 3 of us all really enjoyed our meals. The pub was dog friendly...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Ernie H
Dawn J, Owner at Railway Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2018

Really great to receive your review thank you. Glad we helped to make your holiday a good one. Hope to see you again sometime.

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Watchy22
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Response from Dawn J | Property representative |
Yes we do cater for children we do smaller portions of the majority of the menu as well as Chicken teddies, Pizza, Sausages, Burgers, Fish fingers etc.
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