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The Alfred Free House

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Certificate of Excellence2018 Winner

Food and ambience

The Alfred Free House is a family run pub situated in the heart of Upper Hale. We pride ourselves on our wide and ever-changing real ales, great food and friendly atmosphere.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Bar, British, Pub
Waitstaff, Reservations, Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Parking Available
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had Sunday lunch for 6 Excellent food including Veggie option Could not fault and the selection of fresh vegetables excellent Not the normal out of a bag. All fresh and well cooked and plenty of it. Will definitely go back again.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank eddiesalisbury
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited for the first time today and we couldn’t fault a thing! As soon as we entered the pub we were made to feel very welcome, the staff were absolutely lovely. We ordered our drinks and although I’m not really a beer/real ale drinker...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank AmynNico
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was also dining here when 827estherg and their party arrived. From the outset the child was noisy and shouting. The proprietor asked them to reduce the noise, and so they gave the boy a mobile 'phone to play games with. Unfortunately, the volume was...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank SRH1967
Reviewed 17 December 2018

Went to The Alfred this weekend and yet again a lovely meal in a pub restaurant run by a warm and welcoming family. The food, as usual, was delicious and the décor warm and cosy. Service tip top and atmosphere/ambience just right for a great...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Rhonda W
Reviewed 16 December 2018 via mobile

The WORST pub/restaurant I’ve ever been to in 25+ years of going out for meals. We have taken our son to many restaurants including Michelin starred ones in Asia, Europe. We have NEVER been told to ask our son to keep the noise down and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
9  Thank 827estherg
Reviewed 13 December 2018 via mobile

The Alfred do the most amazing home made beef burgers. A variety of about 8 different toppings. In addition to them being succulent and delicious they are a whopping great size. They are available 7 nights a week but Wednesday is burger night and only...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank DavidandDen
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

Title says it all really. Cosy old fashioned pub. Great atmosphere. Great food. Try the Sunday lunch - dare you to do 3 courses 😉

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank AKMabbots
Reviewed 1 December 2018 via mobile

This Pub typifies why you still can’t beat the archetypal English pub . You come out here with that feelgood factor. Well cooked food , sensible prices, great beer and a warm inviting atmosphere . It’s no wonder that their fame is spreading. A refreshing...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank RollerCoaster999
Reviewed 18 November 2018 via mobile

The staff are so friendly and welcoming. 3 course set Sunday roast meal is a very decent price considering you literally get enough food to feed the 5000!!! The amount of vegetable side dishes and meat on the plate is bonkers but everything was stupidly...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank KeelyM692
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

I came in recently with my boyfriend who is also a vegetarian, and we were blown away with the quality of the food. Every single burger option had a veggie equivalent and they were so tasty. Finally a pub we can go to with more...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank veggiequeen666
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5 May 2017|
Response from joec123987 | Property representative |
Hi there, Yes we Can! Obviously we have nuts in the building, but all of our food is homemade so we know what is in it. What is always best is to call a few days before, or as early as you can and talk to fiona who does the... More
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