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Nice pub but lifeless

Visited NYE and it was lifeless, plenty of room to get a seat but no atmosphere, ok inside but... read more

Reviewed 1 January 2018
TeamWard
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
good pub

good pub serving the locality well... good choice of drinks , well priced pub grub ...a real local !

Reviewed 2 February 2017
KevinG42
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Royston, United Kingdom
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1 Jan 2018
“Nice pub but lifeless”
30 Jul 2017
“Visited for lunch on Saturday”
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Reviewed 1 January 2018

Visited NYE and it was lifeless, plenty of room to get a seat but no atmosphere, ok inside but moved on quickly to another venue.

1  Thank TeamWard
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

We called in on Saturday around 1pm hoping to get lunch. The pub was completely empty! No customers, no one behind the bar. There didn't appear to be any sign that food was being served although we heard someone washing up out the back. Pity,...More

1  Thank Jassy V
Reviewed 2 February 2017

good pub serving the locality well... good choice of drinks , well priced pub grub ...a real local !

Thank KevinG42
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Last night I had a really good time in the Boars Head, the pub has really good character with exposed old beams and log fire. We had three course meal from the xmas menu. The breaded Camembert starter was really nice. My girlfriend really enjoyed...More

Thank sreasos1
Reviewed 5 November 2016

This used to be our favourite pub, it was always packed on a Friday and Saturday night and with a great atmosphere. But in recent months it's been a complete let down. The staff are mostly teenagers who don't have enough experience. There is no...More

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Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

So we hadn't booked but had friends round and fort we would go for Sunday roast. Heard it was meant to be good food here arrived at 1:15 got our food at 3pm not ive worked in pubs so I know how busy they can...More

1  Thank Jade F
Reviewed 26 April 2016

We had not been here for some time, how refreshing to see new dishes on the menu that are different and imaginative, alongside the usual favourites

1  Thank helen y
Reviewed 8 April 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed a night out with friends & a few of us ordered Baba Ganoush rissoto and mediterranean veg. A small portion of rissoto arrived on a plate with no veg. I thought the veg may have been pureed in the rice but now I have...More

1  Thank CARROTRoyston
Reviewed 16 March 2016

service very poor bog standard food for a cafe let alone pub pub was empty when we went friday evening no garden

3  Thank Rob S
Reviewed 31 January 2016 via mobile

Historic, half timbered pub which was first licensed when George III was on the throne. It serves four different cask ales including two rotating guest beers - plus hot meals, sandwiches and cakes etc. The beer is kept in good condition - and of course...More

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