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The Compasses Inn

££ - £££, British,
50 Station Road | Guilford, Gomshall, Guildford GU5 9LA, England
+44 1483 202506
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good37%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“steak burger” (5 reviews)
“lamb roast” (3 reviews)
“fish and chips” (10 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
50 Station Road | Guilford, Gomshall, Guildford GU5 9LA, England
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Reviewed 5 June 2018

Stopped by chance whilst passing - nice setting and garden beside a small river. We ordered sandwiches which were nice but came with just a few chips plonked on the same plate - a small bit of salad or better presentation would have made a...More

1  Thank Paul T
Reviewed 4 June 2018

We love coming here coz of the setting of the garden and the river by the pub. It is an excellent place to spend some time with kids. The food is good and have heard the lamb roast is quite good (from a friend) but...More

Thank Pranjal P
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Visited for a pub lunch on the way to see friends. Attracted by the lovely garden with play equipment for our 15 month old (when he wasn’t making a beeline for the water!) Food (beef burger & chicken burger) was pretty average but worth it...More

Thank elliehumphreys
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

Came here for a Sunday lunch on a hot day so sat in the beer garden which was pleasant. The roast dinner was fantastic (a proper Sunday roast, none of this fancy food rubbish) and ordered a dessert which finished the meal off nicely. A...More

Thank Zoe M
Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely meal with my husband. We sat inside as it was a very hot day but there is a lovely garden with a small stream. Very children and animal friendly. Highly recommend a visit.

1  Thank Sandra C
Reviewed 18 April 2018

Service was OK. Food the same. But be warned CHECK YOUR BILL. We had things added to ours that we didn't order or get on the table. Also if you are a nonsmoker and it's a nice day as it was last Saturday and the...More

Thank PhilWill38
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Such a beauty of a pub. People may get drawn in by the pub next door. But this place is sooooo much better. It has a local “boozer” charm indoors with none of the pretentious faux good time atmosphere of chain pubs. The garden is...More

Thank John T
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

We chose to eat here on the busy Easter weekend as the pub along the road had a wait of over an hour on food orders and we were starving! I think it’s fair to say this is the pub that is probably more frequented...More

2  Thank AngloItalian78
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

We visited the pub on a trip down memory lane tour. The welcome was warm, the service was with a smile,food served quickly and was delicious and very well presented. We felt treated like valued customers and the meal was great value for money. Would...More

Thank Swissbakers
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Having been recommended to try this place we decided to go for Sunday lunch not disappointed at all great starter choice of three roasts or a mixture what’s not to like fixed price for two or three courses great food and great service couldn’t fault...More

Thank B0BN23
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4 August 2017|
Response from ThecompassesInn | Property representative |
Yes. We do have wifi.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$13
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 Station Road | Guilford, Gomshall, Guildford GU5 9LA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Surrey  >  Guildford  >  Gomshall
  • Phone Number: +44 1483 202506
  • E-mail
Pub food with lots of specials, seasonal fish specials and sharing boards. 4 steak choices.
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