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The Compasses Inn

££ - £££, British,
50 Station Road | Guilford, Gomshall, Guildford GU5 9LA, England
+44 1483 202506
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Overview
  • 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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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
50 Station Road | Guilford, Gomshall, Guildford GU5 9LA, England
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Reviewed 30 June 2013

This pub looks beautiful from the outside, the seating area by the stream is just the perfect place to eat on good days. There is parking and it's a delightful scene. But the quality of the food is not quite what I would expect. The...More

Thank Playfairest
Reviewed 29 June 2013

If you looking for good quality home cooked food, by a pretty stream, with a nice beer garden, right in middle of the Surrey Hills. This is definitely the place for you. Food choice although not massive is all freshly cooked, portions are very generous...More

1  Thank David T
Reviewed 20 June 2013

We call in here quite often enroute to and from the nearby caravan agents. The staff are always pleasant and helpful. While not a "gastro pub", we have never had a bad meal here. The wines are OK but my partner is happy with the...More

1  Thank Milliemax64
Reviewed 4 June 2013

We ate in this pub having had a lunch here in the past.However the evening menu was not very good,The lambs liver was mushy more like a liver pate.The pub is a nice pub which has music but the food was terrible.Very disappointing

Thank suec489
Reviewed 1 June 2013

Love this pub - it's my husbands favourite for the locally brewed beer too. Kids love the stream which is a former watercress bed. Near a busy road so not too great for toddlers as the garden and steam are open to the road and...More

Thank Welovesunandsnow
Reviewed 7 May 2013

It's all nicely furnished, clean and comfy. Friendly staff if a bit dotty. The food is good and clean and unpretentious. It is a pleasant place with memories of how pubs used to be. A good range of beers but the wines are the usual...More

Thank buongustaio
Reviewed 7 May 2013

Went for a nice walk on Box Hill and stopped at this pub by chance on the way back to Guildford. It's in a lovely location and the beer garden is very nice with the little river running through. I thought the food was very...More

Thank Sam C
Reviewed 16 April 2013

This is a lovely pub that sits alongside the A25 at Gomshall, it's very welcoming and is hard to avoid, you simply have to Stop even if you mean not to! There is a Large Beer Garden with a Stream that runs through it and...More

Thank ilyinichna
Reviewed 16 April 2013

The Compasses is very nicely positioned next to the brook at Gomshall, with plenty of car parking. The locally brewed beer was in excellent condition, the food was standard pub fare, but very well cooked, in very generous portions.

Thank Bells-n-hankies
Reviewed 5 April 2013

not haute quisine but the portions are good, food and plates hot what more can you ask for - apart from lovely riverside location, enjoyed

Thank Jean H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$13
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
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
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Description
Pub food with lots of specials, seasonal fish specials and sharing boards. 4 steak choices.
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