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The Retreat

$$ - $$$, British,
Staines Road | Middlesex, Staines TW18 2RT, England
+44 1784 464839
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good39%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Staines Road | Middlesex, Staines TW18 2RT, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

On a works trip . Found via google. Nice atmosphere and decor . Burger was ok but £12 bit pricey . Good choice beers

Thank pinguprogress
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have celebrated my 30th birthday in the Retreat with my family and friends and staff couldn't be more helpful, very friendly and attentive. Pub itself is very nicely decorated and has a lot of seating areas, we were sat near where the band was...More

Thank jkolas87
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lunch with work colleague, lovely contemporary decor, friendly service. I had a starter of salt and pepper squid and my colleague had spiced pumpkin soup. Best salt and pepper squid I have ever had and I have had a lot. Super fresh squid, perfectly cooked,...More

Thank Dhazael
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice atmosphere and tables not too close together like in some restaurants. There were 5 of us and we had a round table. We all had different starters and all were delicious. Bottle of Malbec went down very well. We ordered 5 steaks with...More

Thank Jaelmoar
Ian E, Manager at The Retreat, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Jaelmoar Thank you for taking the time to review our service, always glad to know our customers are being treat well and are in a nice environment to leave with smiles and praise. Look forward to welcoming you soon. Many thanks

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a brilliant evening for my 65th birthday and was made to feel very special. Staff and food are and always have been excellent and would always recommend. Thankyou once again for a wonderful evening

Thank angela L
Ian E, Manager at The Retreat, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Angela L Always a pleasure hosting such great company at the Retreat, we are always striving for a comfortable environment where everyone can enjoy their special day with family and friends. Many thanks

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my colleagues visit the retreat for quiz night. Really good night out, all the staff are very friendly and very helpful and the food is amazing. Highly recommend.

Thank Maria T
Ian E, Manager at The Retreat, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Maria T Thank you for your comments, There is always something spectacular happening at the Retreat and we are glad you can be there to enjoy it. We look forward to your next visit. Many Thanks

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My family of six visited this lovely restaurant on Saturday. We were there around 5.30 and it was not very busy when we arrived but was much more so when we left. We did book ahead of time, just in case. The restaurant has been...More

Thank Leah A
Ian E, Manager at The Retreat, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Leah A, What a lovely review, always glad to see our customers having such a lovely time at the pub/restaurant. The staff are also pleased to see such kind comments on our service as it reflects their efforts. Always a pleasure and we hope...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

lovely interior and very friendly staff. Saturday lunch, pre-booked, had the shared platter starter - pork ribs, crayfish cocktail with avocado, garlic naan and salt & pepper squid, rocket. Delicious and easilty enough for 3. Very impressed.

Thank Fiona274
Ian E, Manager at The Retreat, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Fiona274 What kind words Fiona274, we are glad that you enjoyed your food and visit to the Retreat. We look forward to welcoming you in the near future. Many Thanks

Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Went on a Monday which was really quiet. The food was lovely and staff attention just right. Love the decor. Really enjoyed it, would go again and would recommend.More

Thank Tanya K
Ian E, Manager at The Retreat, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Tanya K Tank you for reviewing our service. The Retreat team are always striving to offer the best service to all our clients, it is good to hear you had such a lovely time and look forward to welcoming you once again in the...More

Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Food improved over the previous owner. Nice atmosphere for dinner. Not too noisy. Staff nice and friendly. I will come backMore

Thank Franki197307
Ian E, Manager at The Retreat, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Franki197307 Thank you for taking the time to review our service, we are glad that you enjoyed your stay and have noticed the changes we are constantly implementing to offer the best experience for all our customers. Hope to see you again soon! Many...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 26
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 12:00 am
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Staines Road | Middlesex, Staines TW18 2RT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Surrey  >  Staines
  • Phone Number: +44 1784 464839
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