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The Old Pottery Kiln

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Bar, British, Pub
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Free off-street parking, Wine and Beer, Gift Cards Available
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The layout, excellent food and friendly staff creates a great ambiance for dining. Craig and Jo are always very accommodating and with two for one offers makes this a great pub for families to meet. .

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 6 December 2020

We love the pottery kiln, the food is always top quality and well served, the staff are friendly and helpful, particularly with the difficulties and restrictions in place during this pandemic. Craig - the Boss, is always hospitable and Nikki in particular - a great...More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 29 October 2020 via mobile

So much improved under new management. Seems to be recovering with the Paul McGivern factor, every time he leaves a hospitality job the reviews suddenly improve, happened at the yew tree too

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 28 October 2020

We have used this place since it opened sometimes good, sometimes not so good, but this time what a difference the Staff were excellent the food was excellent aswell. The new manager has certainly made a lot of difference. We will definitley be going back

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 19 October 2020 via mobile

Wonderful food and excellent service from Joe and colleagues. We had cowboy burgers which tasted great. Nice quick service was appreciated so we could get back to work.

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 10 October 2020

Ist class meal with 1st class service, greeted with a smile and excellent waiting service. Did not have wait long for our delicious food.

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 5 October 2020 via mobile

My wife and 2 children have been visiting The Kiln since it’s been open as it’s very convenient to where we live. It has had countless managers come in and try to make it work, but none I feel have until now. Craig has been...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 4 October 2020

Visited 1 October as a family. The new manager, Craig, and his team made us feel very welcome. The tables are well spaced in these current times and we felt "Covid" safe. The table service was excellent and the food a good standard. Also visited...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 27 September 2020

Went as a family of 4 3 adults and a toddler nothing was too much trouble and the food was brilliant!!! We decided to give the the pub another try as under new management and what a difference. A must try if you haven’t been...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 22 September 2020

Following our visit last night, which consisted of 4 adults and one 4 year old child, we must say how enjoyable the visit was. Despite the restrictions of the present virus, the atmosphere in the restaurant was good and it felt safe and relaxing. Craig,...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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