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Fisherman’s Arms

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Certificate of Excellence2018 Winner

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Booking is strongly advised in the summer for our lovely pub. Predominately we are pub supporting our holiday fishing business. Winter Season - Mid October to End of March (weekends only) Summer Season - April to October We are open: Friday lunchtime 1200-1400, Friday evening 1800-2100 food, late for drinks. Saturday lunchtime 1200-1500, Saturday evening meals 1700-2100, late for drinks. Sunday lunch is 1200-1500 carvery only.
US$7 - US$23
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Drinks
Bar, British, Pub
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews pudding puds sea bass lamb sunday roast lasagna t bone steak excellent food fishing holiday country feel homely atmosphere before hand christmas meal nothing is too much trouble served hot excellent value for money home cooked food
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Utterly amazing!!!!! The food was simply delicious: fabulous homemade soup with cute heart-shaped croutons followed by delicate, superbly cooked sea bass, with a subtle vermouth veloute dressed with prawns and a sharing platter for dessert (sumptuous chocolate mousse, vanilla pod ice-cream with spun sugar tuille,...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank JanH-T
Reviewed 2 days ago

We'd been intending to visit the Fisherman's Arms for some time and now wish we'd gone sooner. We received a very friendly welcome, had a beautifully cooked, hot, late 'English' breakfast in pleasant surroundings close to a lovely lake and woodland walk. The Fisherman's Arms...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Nottoooldtotravel_10
Reviewed 4 days ago

We had a wonderful weekend at Docklow Pools to celebrate Valentines with superb food, a great singer that got us all up dancing and very friendly company. On Sunday we went on their woodland walk, enjoying the very varied assortment of birds that live there...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank LorrianeM
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A group of friends, ten of us, met here for a birthday celebration. We had a lovely warm welcome from the staff and that attitude pervaded throughout our meal. We had a selection of homemade meals, all freshly cooked. Everyone thoroughly enjoyed their food and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Ohfie
DocklowPools, Owner at Fisherman’s Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Ohfie Thanks for your review and coming to see us. Have to admit the staff and I don’t understand the one pudding comment. We think it’s that some one had two desserts maybe? Anyway glad you enjoyed it. Your review reads like a 5...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Looking for a carvery that we could take the dog, TripAdvisor came up with a few places we chose the Fisherman's Arms at Docklow, best carvery I have ever had, meat all really tasty, vegetables brilliant, not mush all cooked to perfection, we never normally...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank HerefordChipper
DocklowPools, Owner at Fisherman’s Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

What a great review to read. Thanks for taking time to write about your visit. It’s really valuable to us here. That pudding is my personal favourite too. Hence having two portions for my lunch on Monday We are open every morning and lunch by...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Fitted in at short notice for the Sunday carvery. Meat superb as usual with a choice of three (usually four if you're there nearer lunchtime than bedtime) and loads of fresh (not frozen) vegetables. Atmosphere friendly and welcoming with a huge log fire. Could do...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Judith E
DocklowPools, Manager at Fisherman’s Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Judith Thanks for your kind review Food is great I agree. And team are so sincerely helpful We are on the case with the steps. The bricks opposite are here for that purpose. Just waiting for the builder. Appreciate your feedback Do email me...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited this pub today and had a fantastic carvery. Top quality and great value. Thoroughly recommended. 2 carvery meals plus drinks for £26. Great choice of meats and lovely veggies. Rapid service. Comfortable seats and not too busy or packed in. Thoroughly recommended-plus great fraught...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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DocklowPools, Owner at Fisherman’s Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Great review. Really appreciate it. Delighted you did the new wood land walk too. Hope your dog enjoyed it too. Hope to see you soon Ps we’ve Wye Valley now on draft!!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First visit to the fishmans arms today, after lots of friends and family have highly recommended it to us we finally got chance to call by. Amazing food to such a great quality and the portion size is HUGE, deep fried Brie wedges were out...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Sophieyug
DocklowPools, Manager at Fisherman’s Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Sophie what a great review and experience for you. Hope it’s the start of many visits. I think a lot people near think we are just for fishermen only. So I’m delighted to know local people are enjoying our food too. Your review is very...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited in November 2018. We were royally entertained - fine food and lots of it. Fantastic value and all in a wonderful, warm atmosphere. We will be back

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank PGarfieldW
DocklowPools, Guest Relations Manager at Fisherman’s Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

What a lovely review Thanks for taking time to comment Really hope it’s start of seeing you soon

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We’ve not been here for a few years, but glad we came back! Whilst the pub clearly caters for small (as well as huge) groups, the staff were friendly, attentive and happy to help us. The food was ALL really good and was of a...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Herefordnomads
DocklowPools, Owner at Fisherman’s Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello. Thanks for a lovely review. I’m delighted you’ve enjoyed the visit. Hope it’s the start of more to come. There is presently Ludlow gold on, plus HPA & Butty Bach in bottles which know isn’t ideal but give a third choice. Trouble with real...More

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18 June 2018|
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Response from Gordon L | Reviewed this property |
as far as i am aware, christmas day is closed but please check with fishermans arms
14 May 2018|
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Response from paulsolo1 | Reviewed this property |
yes well behaved children, its a family pub
24 March 2018|
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Response from TheCommonMonkland | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry not sure but they are lovely people that own it so I would ask them sorry can’t help you anymore
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