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Review of The Crabtree

The Crabtree
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$21 - US$41
Cuisines: International
Dining options: After-hours, Breakfast, Reservations
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Dining options: After-hours, Breakfast, Reservations
Reviewed 21 August 2014

This is our 2nd visit and did not disappoint. We stopped for Sunday lunch and it was lovely! We both had the 2 course set menu (£18.99 per person) and chose Roast Beef for main & I had chocolate brownie for pud, and hubby had cheese and biscuits. The food was lovely, fresh veg including kale, carrots and a melt in the mouth sliced beef, topped off with a massive Yorkshire pud! The staff are friendly and attentive, and the whole place has a great atmosphere! We then sat and had drinks in the lovely beer garden, all the flower beds in bloom and a fantastic view! We love this place and will be back!!

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2  Thank curlykate1976
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Reviewed 19 August 2014

We booked a table for my boyfriend's sisters b-day meal. The service and food could not be faulted however we were unfortunately sat near to the bar exit door and on the edge of the hall opposite the fire place (not on as wrong time of year) which made you feel like you were in the way. Also it was draftee.

Would return if sat somewhere else.

The staff made the experience a lovely one and wrote happy birthday on the sisters dessert plate.

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Thank al171
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Reviewed 17 August 2014

Great place to stop and have a delicious meal while you sample their fine beer on tap!
We sat in the back garden where we were served wonderful whitebait and gnocchi in a cream sauce.

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Thank Marcdown
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Reviewed 16 August 2014

We have eaten at the Crabtree on a regular basis and it's always been consistently good. Rare treat of a gastro-pub that really delivers on the gastro experience. The menu is always interesting and changes regularly with good quality wines - all priced reasonably. The staff are always professional and friendly. I've read some of the more negative reviews here and I'm really surprised - I guess when you're this good, expectations are that much higher. Personally, we look forward to each visit and have never been disappointed!

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1  Thank ClaireG003
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Reviewed 12 August 2014 via mobile

This beautiful little pub is a lovely place for a summer's evening meal.

We sat outside in the gardens and made the tricky choice from an enticing menu.

I enjoyed the octopus starter, the fish was perfectly cooked (although the charm of quinoa passes me by altogether). My main of veal on a bed of puréed potato was glorious - wonderful tender meat, a real treat.

With some fine ales on offer and very cheery and helpful staff this was near faultless. Smashing!

2  Thank Richard W
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