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Good Sunday Carvery

The Hardwicke Arms is set on the Ermine Way (A1198) in the rural village of Arrington, a few miles... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2016
London, United Kingdom
Friendly traditional pub with good atmosphere

We were a group of 25 walkers who had prebooked lunch at 9.45 and returned at 12.30 after a 6 mile... read more

Reviewed 17 November 2015
Di B
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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“Exceptionally poor food”
12 Dec 2016
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96 Ermine Way, Arrington SG8 0AH, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped over for carvery lunch on Sunday. Beef and roast turkey. Potatoes and turkey were the only edible part of the two meals. Beef was stringy and flavourless, the Yorkshire pudding soggy and overdone, everything was doused in starchy pale tasteless gravy that had burned...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Nnchum
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

We go here quite often. The food is always yummy and well priced.The staff are always smiling and the ales are good...recommended....the only place to go in Artington . But the Hardwicke Arms does not rest on its laurels. And....gulp.....its haunted...

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed 26 August 2016

The Hardwicke Arms is set on the Ermine Way (A1198) in the rural village of Arrington, a few miles north of Royston. It is primarily an 18th century coaching inn which was later part of the Wimpole estate. We actually picked this place out for...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Steve_of_N21
Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

Good food. Friendly staff and excellent value for money We go regularly on Wednesday night for steak and chips. You can't find better value anywhere. They have an excellent range of beers and wines to.

Date of experience: February 2016
2  Thank goshawk911
Reviewed 7 February 2016 via mobile

You need to ask yourself a few questions when you decide to eat here. - Do you feel lucky - Have you got a lot of time to spare - Are you happy with typically average pub fare We ate on a Sunday. 12 of...More

Date of experience: February 2016
1  Thank CambridgeBen
Reviewed 17 November 2015

We were a group of 25 walkers who had prebooked lunch at 9.45 and returned at 12.30 after a 6 mile walk around the adjacent Wimpole Estate on Monday. We were glad to find a pub open and serving food on a Monday. We were...More

Date of experience: November 2015
2  Thank Di B
Reviewed 16 October 2015 via mobile

If you like old buildings your in luck, if you like cob webs and dirty rooms your in luck. The food is average. The breakfast varies from day to day. All in all , don't stop here , look for somewhere else.

Date of experience: October 2015
1  Thank 48neilk
Reviewed 28 August 2015 via mobile

Three of us came here for Sunday dinner which is served until 4pm. We had drinks first and we were handed menus but we were not rushed into ordering. We all had a roast, there was three different meats available and you could also choose...More

Date of experience: August 2015
3  Thank Teresa1976_13
Reviewed 27 May 2015

Nice pub on edge of Wimpole estate, great for lunch/drink after a long walk/hike. Very welcome, looks recently done up fresh flooring and paint. Fairly busy road but nice small garden area, plenty of parking. Very good value 2 lunches and drinks under 15 quid....More

Date of experience: May 2015
3  Thank christie67
Reviewed 10 May 2015

Absolutely amazing. Nothing at all to complain about. The portions were huge and great value for the £13.50 a head.

Date of experience: May 2015
1  Thank mollys_dad1
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