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The Waggon Inn - CLOSED

Higham Dykes | Milbourne, Ponteland NE20 0DH, England
+44 1661 881872
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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Restaurant Hours Closed
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Higham Dykes | Milbourne, Ponteland NE20 0DH, England
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Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Waggon not called waggon now it's called "Catches" it's a fish restaraunt we had platter to start to share and ample it was superb it had smoked salmon fish goujons tempura prawns prawn cocktail on iceburg lettuce salad and battered squid rings with a couple...More

1  Thank goodhol
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Catch, formerly the Wagon, transformation is excellent lovely environment. Very friendly attentive staff, we enjoyed our meal and will definitely be returning and recommending Catch.

1  Thank Margaret L
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We popped in on our way to Scotland in the very early evening and found the place almost empty. We ordered and the meal arrived and as I said it was ok but not particularly special in any way. Previous reviews had led me to...More

Thank Kevin A
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Fab fab fab place to eat out for a relaxing Sunday Lunch. Freindly, Helpful, Couteous Staff-&-DDdddddelicious Food-(Compliments to the Chef)-Value for Money in serene suroundings. LOVE IT!!

Thank Anna-Rica M
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Quiet place but amazing value £5.75 for lunchtime specials. Pleasant service and nice log burner to sit beside

Thank GreenStoneman
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

we go to the wagon most sundays and the food is fantastic and the service is second to none would recommend it yo anyone

Thank davidcarins
Reviewed 28 October 2016

We nipped in for lunch and the welcome was nice and friendly. We ordered some chips and a salad. We asked for a slice of bread with no butter. They charged us £1.75 for the slice of plain white bread. It was nice enough bread,...More

1  Thank Sue S
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We arrived 2:30 to meet up with 2 friends. Sat in a booth in the main bar but there were plenty of seats (some also booths) in the restaurant area. Log burner wasn't on today but I was glad as I'm always hot - especially...More

Thank onlymaisy2011
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Food was good, even although they had ran out of a couple of items. I would stop here again, but don't expect the Ritz.

Thank CindyAHouston_TX
Reviewed 22 September 2016

We stayed here in our motor home for one night and had dinner in the bar. Steak pie and chips and gammon steak with a fried egg on top along with three pints came to £20.50 along with free overnight parking in their large level...More

Thank Ian D
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$8 - US$24
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Higham Dykes | Milbourne, Ponteland NE20 0DH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northumberland  >  Ponteland
  • Phone Number: +44 1661 881872
  • E-mail
A traditional old coaching inn with a restaurant, also serving meals in the bar. Home cooked, locally sourced food cooked fresh to order. Good choice of locally brewed real ales and cider on draft. Good wines, lovely setting, warm welcome. Ideal for small parties, functions. Located within 5 miles of Newcastle Airport. Special offer on real ales every Tuesday 6 - 8pm.
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