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Oliver Twist Restaurant

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High Road | Guyhirn, Wisbech, England
+44 1945 450523
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Not able to use my kitchen-so booked the Oliver Twist for Sunday lunch as we've always had good meals there. We chose the mixed platter - which gives a selection of three meats, lamb, beef and pork, with trimmings. All very tasty, the roast potatoes were the nicest we've had there - in the past they've been a bit leathery.... More 

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King's Lynn, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've eaten excellent Sunday lunches here several times, but Christmas Day lunch was extra special. All food was delicious, with a good choice for each course. Staff were very friendly, especially to my 96-yrs old mother - even the menu was "tweaked" for her taste! Food always high quality, beautifully presented, good portions, not rushed as at Christmas only one... More 

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Thank S R
Peterborough, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have never been disappointed by the food and service. Good ,wholesome, tasty food and excellent friendly service. I have taken friends here who in turn have become regulars! Definitely recommended.

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Thank tomannbell1939
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always friendly and happy to help if their is something you don't want on your plate just ask and they will sort it out for you

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Thank Yvonne S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food, locally sourced and so fresh. Great beer and friendly staff! The best place for miles

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Thank Barry S
Norfolk
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82 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

One of the best restaurants in the Fens, service is fantastic and food is fabulous! Highly recommended for everyone

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Westgate-on-sea
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Just returned from a family early Christmas meal at The Oliver Twist, and as a retired Chef/Hotelier of 50 years, I find it a pleasure to give this charming Inn/restaurant a 5* rating. From the warm, friendly greeting, through the three course Xmas menu to the perfect coffee, it was excellent- the Lamb Crumble (yes!) is a must and other... More 

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Thank Derek B
March, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016

Took the mother in law and wife plus family members for a homely meal with as always the perfect atmosphere and service.

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

We went on a Sunday evening and I had the Crab Rosti followed by Beef & Bacon Lasagne - first class with excellent flavours and textures. My partner had home-made soup followed by Nut Roast and declared this the best she had tasted for a very long time; a good selection of fresh vegetables properly cooked (not mushed) and well... More 

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Peterborough
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26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

What a disappointment..we went here for Sunday roast after reading the reviews on here and i wish we hadn't bothered. My son ordered off the children's menu sausage and mash but it came with chips so I asked the waitress could we have mash as it had said that on the menu and she looked rather annoyed and said she'll... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$12 - US$25
Cuisine
Pub, Bar, British, Steakhouse
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Road | Guyhirn, Wisbech, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cambridgeshire  >  Wisbech
  • Phone Number: +44 1945 450523
Description
The Oliver Twist is a traditional Country Inn, with a theme round the Charles Dickens Novel, with a bar/ lounge area and separate restaurant, serving a selection of traditional bar meals through to more modern Restaurant Dishes, there is a nice range of beers wines and spirits available, along with a large selection of soft drinks and hot beverages

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?