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The Cholmeley Arms

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Certificate of Excellence

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Certificate of Excellence2014 - 2018 Winner


Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Bar, British, Pub

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Family run pub/restaurant with farm shop and bed and breakfast set in the lincolnshire countryside with a large garden and terraced area
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Bar, British, Pub
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
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All reviews veg and potatoes pudding liver haddock salad farm shop the pub fresh milk in the fridge portions are huge sunday lunch top quality food specials board lovely room main course before christmas car park full english
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This will be the 4th time I have eaten here after driving for 60 minutes to get here which is well and truly worth it !! The portions and quality of the food are second to none - I cannot understand some reviews regarding big...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Traveler792343
Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

We visited the other evening as we hadn’t been for a while. The Welcome was great by the bartender. The waitress who showed us to the table was polite but not what you’d expect in a professional environment. I will elaborate ... “the table’s in...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Gharmjnr
Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

Visited for dinner on recommendation of a local. Fortunately we didn’t order starters just the fish pie and the haddock but they were served with a huge dish of veg including potatoes and a dish of chips when both meals came with potato! We made...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank richardbJ6331ZT
Reviewed 24 September 2018

We went for Sunday lunch and I wasn't really impressed. The food was over cooked, tasteless and just focused on the quantity not quality. I certainly won't be rushing back in a hurry. Not the right place to enjoy my birthday Sunday dinner. I felt...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Kirsty M
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

A superb stay at the Cholmeley Arms this weekend. John and Lesley are fantastic hosts backed up by a hard working team. Our room was spotlessly clean, well equipped and better appointed than most hotels we have stayed in. The breakfast was exceptional. My full...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank mreustace
Reviewed 9 September 2018

Stayed 1 night at the Cholmeley Arms. A very warm welcome from John when we arrived. John and his wife Lesley made us feel very much at home. Our room was beautiful and spotless. The food delicious. We were travelling with our dog and it...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank andreapatey1
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

This pub is fantastic for a getaway the food is amazing. The atmosphere is tranquil perfect for relaxing. Ambience in the pub was perfect we were put at ease. I was on crutches the staff were very helpful. Will return soon. Angie John and of...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank Angela W
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

Very rude lady who runs it...no menus given out...had to pre-order food before..no communication.. food is good just a shame the lady who owns it is rude and has zero customer service.. be a lovely place otherwise.

Date of visit: June 2018
8  Thank Nicki b
Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely meal here, we only had two small issues that meant we couldn’t say it was perfect. Our potted shrimp was warm and melted, not set and cool. Waiters were also very slow, orders weren’t written down for drinks and took a...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Eastlady83
Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

Mixed reviews on this one, first of all service was very good and local lager was very nice. Wife pork belly was first class wish i ordered it, me and so ordered off the specials board i had the Venison medallions which came in 6...More

Date of visit: March 2018
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