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Castle Inn

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Main street, Bamburgh NE69 7BW, England
+44 1668 214616
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Situated right in the middle of Bamburgh and as soon as we went in we felt at home. Bent over backwards to make us feel taken care of. The restaurant has a garden area that welcomes dogs. The next time we go we will take advantage of that. The food was good and we can't wait to go back.

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Thank Kenneth M
Bradford, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Nice atmosphere, good food and drink, great service, not too sure about the imitation gas log fires !

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Thank mickytitanium
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We stayed in Bamburgh last April and ate at the Castle Inn, returning to stay there again we decided to go to the Castle Inn again having been impressed on our last visit. The pub was very cosy on two cold winter evenings and we were pleased to find the service and quality still very good. On our first night... More 

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Thank geordieboy645
UK
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91 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Visited again a few years after our first visit when we were in Northumberland again. We had a great meal here without needing to book. Good portions for Sunday roast plus lots of choice if you don't fancy the roast option. Definitely recommend. The only criticism I would have was trying to find the website or menus online.

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Thank spaceman28
Lancaster, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017

A lovely pub with friendly staff and good food. The boullabaisse was filling and tasty and the crab fishcakes also. Just the place for an informal meal.

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Thank LenoreSaville
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174 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Really enjoyed our evening here over the Christmas break, very cosy pub with a roaring fire, the wine was good and the food was traditional pub food which hit the spot after a long walk along the beach!

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Thank dananddaniel
Berwick-upon-Tweed, United Kingdom
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197 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2017

recently had lunch here in this cosy lovely Christmassy pub - two of our party had the vension sausage (4) in large Yorkshire pudding with mashed potato and I had beef chilli with chorizo sausage and rice - just the right amount of heat in the chilli so that you could actually taste the beef and the sausage. Lovely friendly... More 

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Thank JOHN04LEEDS
Manchester, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Great pub in the centre of bamburgh. Family friendly, good quality and quick food. Really enjoyed our family lunch on New Year's Day. Also visited for a couple of drinks. Very welcoming locals and good selection of drinks. Would highly recommend

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Thank Hh1976
Gateshead, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Visited here with family, including two children, one aged 6 and the other aged one. Staff were attentive and friendly but that's about all. The food was just ok. Both myself and my 6 year old nephew got a burger and chips. Both chips and burger looked like cheap frozen kind, not nice at all. My one yer old nephew... More 

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Thank Rejoice1970
York, UK
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64 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2016

A party of 8 friends visited for lunch. This is a regular venue for us when we are in the Bamburgh area. There is always something on the menu to suit all tastes including vegetarian and there are always several specials on the board. I particularly like th butcher's steak pie and the fish is also popular with our party.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main street, Bamburgh NE69 7BW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northumberland  >  Bamburgh
  • Phone Number: +44 1668 214616

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