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The Heart of Northumberland

$$ - $$$British, ,
5 Market Street, Hexham NE46 3NS, England
+44 1434 608013
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
11:00 am - 11:30 pm Hours
British, Gastropub, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5 Market Street, Hexham NE46 3NS, England
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: The Heart of Northumberland
1. Impressed!!
"the tremendous Sunday roasts)"
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2. lovely welcome
"best fish we have EVER had! Absolutely delicious and excellent service"
Caralyn N
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3. Fantastic food
"amazing food, excellent friendly service and great real ale too!"
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had dinner here on a Saturday night and just squeezed in as it was very busy even early evening. All of the staff were super friendly. The food was really good and served quickly. And it's dog friendly! Recommend the sweet potato fries!

Thank Natasha P
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Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

We had just finished a strenuous walk and were ravenous. We came across The Heart of Northumberland in Hexham and decided to pop in. Being Sunday afternoon we thought we would be out of luck finding somewhere good for lunch. We sneaked in and found...More

Thank shazz67
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Very nice pub. The food was great and the selection of local beers was also very good. Friendly staff and dog friendly gives it a 10/10 for us. Will definitely be back.

Thank Neil M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well what a surprise this place was, served food all day so decided on a Scotch egg followed by a sandwich. The chap did forget my egg but when the 2 sandwiches came out I am glad, they where quality big chunky and full of...More

Thank Chris D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We'd been meaning to go to one of the Heart's regular vegetarian nights but for one reason or another had never made it until last night. I wish we had got round to it earlier as it was an excellent evening. When I looked at...More

Thank astleyjones
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I'll admit it, I'm fussy about food. I want great ingredients, prepated with care and skill and served by someone who wants me to have a good time. This is what we got here. Beef salad of the highest quality. Freshest cod I can remember....More

1  Thank hanskraay
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first visit to the Heart and we had high expectations as we had heard good reviews. We were seen to soon after arriving but unfortunately it took nearly 45 minutes to get our main courses (We didn't have starters). I was about...More

Thank SSVG030905
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a lovely pub this is. We had a delicious Sunday lunch (veggie) with all the trimmings. Great food. Great service and the chocolate brownie... delicious!!

Thank Jayne C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stopped in here on the recommendation of a friend and found the atmosphere pleasant and comfortable. The staff were exceptionally friendly and the food surprisingly excellent. I don't know why I should have been surprised but I was.

Thank Robert F
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

The Heart is one of our locals in Hexham and is really great. The beers are super and served perfectly and the menu is really good home cooked pub food, really great quality and good value for money. I often have fish and chips or...More

Thank jamesNewcastle
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3 July 2018|
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Response from KarenT1956 | Reviewed this property |
Yes in the main dining room
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 21
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Market Street, Hexham NE46 3NS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northumberland  >  Hexham
  • Phone Number: +44 1434 608013
  • E-mail
A contemporary update of the great British pub in a stunning, grade II listed building in the heart of the historic market town of Hexham, Northumberland. We specialise in doing things right-entirely homemade food, both classics & seasonal creations, beautifully kept local cask ales, artisan coffee, friendly service, roaring log-burners & pretty much anything else you would want from a great local, independent pub.
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