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Lovely food

Good food really enjoyed it & at a reasonable price. We visited on steak night (wednesday). The... read more

Reviewed 27 April 2018
Judith W
via mobile

Came here for evening meal with friends, £20 Steak and wine ,steak was good quality lovely and... read more

Reviewed 9 March 2018
Merseyside, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good21%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible9%
26 Apr 2018
“Lovely food”
8 Mar 2018
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147 Norwood Road, Southport PR8 6EF, England
+44 1704 501825
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

To begin we were greeted with a very unfriendly lady, she stood at the side of the bar with a very unwelcoming face. My husband went to the bar to order the food and came back to the table and said how miserable and unfriendly...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here for Sunday lunch.As always the food was excellent.I had the Sunday lunch of lamb,which was very tender and tasty.My husband had the Cajun Chicken which was also very good. The staff here are always very welcoming and friendly We will certainly visit again...More

Thank SheilOut
Reviewed 3 July 2018

It was a fine experience, having three times in a row, dinner in this restaurant. The food was very well prepared, prompt served, the price very convenient, the terrace large, nice decorated, really a relaxing place mixed with a good food.

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Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

Good food really enjoyed it & at a reasonable price. We visited on steak night (wednesday). The gammon was cooked to perfection. Will go back the next time we visit our friends in Southport.

1  Thank Judith W
Reviewed 9 March 2018

Came here for evening meal with friends, £20 Steak and wine ,steak was good quality lovely and tender served on hot plates ,we had the dry white wine which was very good .Couldn't faults anything,Serve by the lovely Jane.looking forward to having Sunday lunch lunch...More

3  Thank patsywilkinson5
Reviewed 11 October 2017

my husband and i was told to visit the thatch and thistle,by my friendly taxi driver,has he had also been.we visited on friday as it was the only day nearest to his birthday it was a treat,for him.i had liver and bacon mash carrots colli...More

Thank Dorothy B
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Called in for a drink with a view to booking a table for the following week. As soon as we went in through the front door the smell from the toilets was evident. We stayed for one drink then left - never to return! Ate...More

1  Thank GSmarti
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Came here for an evening meal on a Saturday. It was the day of the Grand National so it was rather busy but we had reserved a table so we had no problem finding our table. The lasagne is absolutely delicious. The best lasagne I've...More

Thank Lauren B
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

I have visited this pub twice within the last 3 weeks to eat - once with family on a Saturday and my latest visit on Thursday evening with friends. I am probably the fussiest eater on the planet in addition to being allergic/intolerant to certain...More

Thank Shev1
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

We recently attended here for a family funeral Phil and Jayne went above and beyond to accommodate the food that we wanted, what I really appreciated was the care and thought went into the service that they provided as it was a very sad day....More

1  Thank Leah M
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