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L Robson And Sons

9 Haven Hill, Alnwick NE66 3TR, England
+44 1665 576223
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“smoked fish” (10 reviews)
“kippers” (64 reviews)
“dressed crab” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
9 Haven Hill, Alnwick NE66 3TR, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Yesterday while in Craster we purchased smoked kippers from Robson's smokery. Had them this morning. Best tasting kippers we have ever had the pleasure to eat. In yesterday's review of the Jolly Fisherman pub said I would avoid Craster in future. I take that back...More

Thank john m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Interested in seafood, fresh and frozen, local cheeses, smoked meats? If you answer yes, then well worth a visit. And Craster is great as well

Thank Maghullsaint
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited towards the end of the working hours on a Saturday and the lady serving us was not exactly friendly, seemed as if we were a bit of an obstacle to her day, but the kippers were beautiful.

Thank Martin G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We called here to see where the famous Craster kippers are smoked. Unfortunately, you can only look in the doorway to see where the smoking takes place but they have a shop where you can buy vacuum packed smoked kippers or you can order them...More

Thank Tergyficks
Reviewed 6 September 2018

Purchased the kippers & smoked salmon pate from the shop & both were the best we've ever had. Lobster also excellent & only £5.

Thank Nick B
Reviewed 6 September 2018

Absolutely fantastic dressed crab. Took it back to the cottage to enjoy with bread & salad. Dissapointed that there was no other smoked fish than kippers as we love smoked salmon.

Thank Countrylover07
Reviewed 20 August 2018

This is a review of the shop, not the restaurant, which has a separate entry. We were looking for some smoked haddock but on this occasion they'd sold out. We bought other items instead. The kippers are the main reason to visit though: they are...More

Thank 301lisa33
Reviewed 12 August 2018

If you enjoy traditionally produced kippers this is the place to go! I have been several times and the freshness and quality just don't disppoint.

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Reviewed 24 July 2018

Myself and my husband popped into this shop last sunday at approx 3.55pm. I was aware that the shop closed at 4pm so quickly picked up my purchases and went to the till. While in the shop the gentleman turned over the sign , brought...More

Thank tina543
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Probably one of the best places in the UK to buy kippers directly from the smokehouse . If like me you can’t deal with bones in the morning then they sell filleted kippers .

Thank JRP-Bkk
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  • Address: 9 Haven Hill, Alnwick NE66 3TR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northumberland  >  Alnwick
  • Phone Number: +44 1665 576223
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