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Ye Olde Saracen's Head

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Travel safe during COVID-19
What you can expect during your visit
  • Socially distanced dining tables
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
  • Tables disinfected between guests
  • Single-use or sanitized menus
  • Floors marked for social distancing
  • Contactless ordering
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Updated 13/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 13/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.

Ratings and reviews

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RATINGS
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Value
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Food and ambience

Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings
About
We are delighted to be reopening or gardens on Monday 12th April. For more details on our reopening, visit our website.
PRICE RANGE
US$10 - US$38
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
CUISINES
Gastropub, Bar, Pizza, British, Pub
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free off-street parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Dog Friendly, Non-smoking restaurants, Gift Cards Available
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Reviewed 1 November 2020 via mobile

Amazing Sunday roast. The pork was thick, juicy and really tasty. Excellent veg selection, good price, quick and friendly service too. Lexi was excellent and very attentive

Date of visit: November 2020
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chloer967, Manager at Ye Olde Saracens Head, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2020

Hi there, Thank you so much for your five star review - we really appreciate your lovely comments and will make sure Lexi is rewarded for her excellent service. Hope to see you again after lockdown! The team at Ye Olde Saracen's Head

Reviewed 22 October 2020 via mobile

We’re regular customer to the Saracens and have never had a bad experience. We have eaten most of the dishes on the menu and have to say they’re all outstanding but nothing beats the pizzas especially in the week when they’re 241. The staff are...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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chloer967, Manager at Ye Olde Saracens Head, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2020

Hi Sarah, Thanks so much for taking the time to leave us feedback. We love our pizzas and are very proud of them, so we're so glad you love them too! Thank you for supporting us, and we hope to see you again soon, The...More

Reviewed 21 October 2020 via mobile

Lovely time at the Saracen’s Head yesterday. Our waitress, Maisie, was very friendly and attentive. She informed us of the half price steak offer and can’t believe how good they were for saving they were half price!! Shall be returning soon.

Date of visit: September 2020
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chloer967, Manager at Ye Olde Saracens Head, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2020

Hi Bridie, Thank you for your lovely comments - we will make sure Maisie is rewarded for doing such a good job. See you soon! The team at Ye Olde Saracen's Head

Reviewed 20 October 2020 via mobile

Me and a few friends visited the the Saracen’s for 50% off steaks tonight. I couldn’t fault our experience! The service was outstanding and the staff were delightful; Evie and Joe in particular. Obviously being from more than one household we were asked to sit...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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chloer967, Manager at Ye Olde Saracens Head, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2020

Hi Julie, Thank you so much for leaving us feedback - we're so glad you had a fab time with us on Tuesday and will make sure Evie and Joe are rewarded for doing a great job. Hope to see you again soon! The team...More

Reviewed 20 October 2020 via mobile

I was looking for a place to take the wife that was a bit out of the way and with a bit of character and that is what I found here ,but then to top it all off the food was to die for and...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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chloer967, Manager at Ye Olde Saracens Head, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2020

Hi Carlos, Thank you for taking the time to leave us feedback - we're so glad you enjoyed your meals from our new menu, and look forward to seeing you again soon. The team at Ye Olde Saracen's Head

Reviewed 20 October 2020

Visited today. Food and drink Was outstanding, felt very safe with staff wearing the proper PPE. Nice setting with outside dining. Would visit again.More

Date of visit: October 2020
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chloer967, Manager at Ye Olde Saracens Head, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2020

Hi there, Thank you for leaving us a five star review! We're so glad you enjoyed your visit with us - we are working very hard to keep everyone safe and provide good service, so we're happy you agree. Hope to see you again soon,...More

Reviewed 18 October 2020 via mobile

Our recent visit to the Saracens head was yet again first class, the staff are very attentive and friendly the food is superb we are never disappointed. COVID has not stopped these guys they have managed the restrictions really well ensuring guidelines are followed and...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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YeOldeSaracens, General Manager at Ye Olde Saracens Head, responded to this reviewResponded 20 October 2020

Hello, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us such an amazing review! We're really glad you enjoyed your whole experience and appreciate the mention on how we're managng current COVID restrictions. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Kind Regards,...More

Reviewed 15 October 2020 via mobile

Visited the Saracens head recently and had an amazing experience. The staff were incredibly friendly and helpful. The new procedures made me feel safe. The pizzas were light and tasted so fresh. There was a great selection of toppings. I had the chicken and it...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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chloer967, Manager at Ye Olde Saracens Head, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2020

Hi there, Thanks so much for your lovely review - we really appreciate you taking the time to leave us feedback. We're glad you had a great time with us recently and hope to see you again soon! The team at Ye Olde Saracen's Head

Reviewed 14 October 2020 via mobile

Covid friendly, pleasant staff, good food,including great vegetarian/vegan options, great pizza. Good outdoor space with heaters , dog friendly, will patronise over winter period .....and beyond! :-)More

Date of visit: October 2020
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YeOldeSaracens, General Manager at Ye Olde Saracens Head, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2020

Hello Richard, Thank you for taking the time to leave us such great feedback, We're glad you enjoyed your recent visit with us! On the 19th October we will be launching our new winter menu with even more exciting vegetarian and vegan so you'll have...More

Reviewed 11 October 2020 via mobile

Sunday roast is amazing here! Been a few times for food and the Sunday roast has been of good standard every time. The only thing I would suggest is thicker gravy (personal preference) but all in all a good plate of home made food! I...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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chloer967, Manager at Ye Olde Saracens Head, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2020

Hi Jade, We're so glad you had a fab time with us yesterday - as you noticed, we enjoyed a busy Sunday and our roasts were snapped up! Look forward to seeing you again soon - thanks so much for your lovely comments, The team...More

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24 October 2020|
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Response from X3684PZsamj | Reviewed this property |
Yes and we used them we were warm and comfortable
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362Mel
23 July 2020|
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Response from YeOldeSaracens | Property representative |
Whilst we would always recommend booking, we are also taking walk-ins.
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Silward2013
21 July 2020|
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Response from Lexues | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do I was there last Tuesday
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Frequently Asked Questions about Ye Olde Saracens Head

  • Yes, Ye Olde Saracens Head offers takeaway services.

  • Yes, Ye Olde Saracens Head offers delivery services.

  • Yes, Ye Olde Saracens Head is taking precautions against COVID-19. A full list is available within the "safety precautions" section of this page.

  • Ye Olde Saracens Head is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4
    • Service: 4
    • Value: 4
    • Atmosphere: 4