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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Lovely meal steak and kidney pie chips peas and good company Lovely pub very. Quaint will definitely visit again a hidden little gem Quite had to find if you are nit sure where the lane is First time u had been ti the pub will go again next time with my husband

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Nottingham, UK
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2015

This would be my perfect local. I love the quirky artifacts, homely atmosphere, excellent bar snacks and the adorable cat who roams around the place. Have yet to try the food apart from the chips which we were given for free when service had ended - and I have to say were mighty fine chips. A proper pub!

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Thank GoGirlNottingham_UK
Loughborough, Leicestershire
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Reviewed 13 July 2014 via mobile

The pluses: excellent ales, including Marston's superb 'Old Empire', very pleasant barmaid Weds - Fri, good food at weekend, especially the hot meat rolls! The minuses: Saturday barmaid seems to find it all a bit much, food on the Friday we went very slow and considerably less good (my much anticipated hot meat roll and my wife's burger tasted 'old',... More 

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Thank ricklattimore
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8 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 June 2014 via mobile

I love this little pub. Set back from the main road with plenty of parking around the back this gem of a boozer has a great atmosphere. There are usually a few friendly hounds patrolling the place who will give you a soulful look in exchange for a crisp or two. The beer is good, the staff are friendly and... More 

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Thank Baldyhippy
Manchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 May 2014

Popped in here for a bite to eat recently. Landlord was very off with me, to the point I nearly left. Regulars hunched over the end of the bar talked about my sister in her ear-shot, not particularly nicely. Should have left, ordered food it was the worst thing I've eaten in a pub in a long time. Really awful... More 

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Thank Paul O
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Reviewed 8 May 2014

This is a quirky pub... sometimes empty, other times packed to the gills, the character of the place is easy to appreciate.-- small olde worlde pub tables covered with beer mats nestled among wooden chairs and thin bench seats under a ceiling of ceramic brewery jugs tells you what this pub is about.. drinking. It has up to 7 real... More 

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Thank Rob M
Swadlincote, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 November 2013

Called here for lunch - well what can I say. Lovely old pub, very dog friendly and extremely pleasant staff. We had Barnsley Chop with good fresh veg including proper mash and Gammon Steak with good old fashioned home made chips. Truly yummy and the portions sizes are huge. The locals on the next table had the All Day Breakfast... More 

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Whitwick, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 November 2013

We go here quite a lot, its about 20 minutes drive away, but well worth it. We have two large White German Shepherd dogs that we take for a long walk somewhere then head up to the Crown for something to eat and a bit of chill time. The welcome is great, the pub is so homely and clean, and... More 

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Hyde, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 20 September 2011

Stayed here for two nights 12th & 13th September 2011 as a base for running a training course & returning for next two weeks for the same. Superb room, excellent price, evening food fantastic & breakfast is awesome... oh yes, & the beer's not too bad, either! Downstairs, nice old fashioned country pub down a quiet lane; upstairs very nice... More 

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Address: Cavendish Bridge | Shardlow, Derby, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Derbyshire > Derby
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