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Three Horseshoes Donnington - CLOSED

Castle Lane | Donnington, Newbury RG14 2LB, England
+44 1635 569007
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Castle Lane | Donnington, Newbury RG14 2LB, England
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Reviews (137)
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1 - 10 of 136 reviews

Reviewed 8 January 2017

Four of us were staying in a nearby rental apartment for the new year and wanted to find somewhere to spend the evening after a day at the races. We were able to book a table at this very cosy and welcoming pub for their...More

Thank sarahdawes68
Sara T, Owner at Three Horseshoes Donnington, responded to this reviewResponded 10 January 2017

Hi Sarah Thanks for the lovely review and we are so glad you enjoyed your New Years Eve with us !! It was great to meet you all and hopefully we'll see you again soon ?! Have a great 2017 !! Sara

Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Dropped by today for lunch. I had oxcheek with root vegetables and my husband had prawn linguine. Fantastic food and wonderful service. Tucked away in Donnington village - a very pretty village just outside Newbury. What a find! Will definitely be going there again!

Thank Doffy46
Sara T, Owner at Three Horseshoes Donnington, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2016

Thank you so much for your lovely review, its great to hear you enjoyed your visit and our food .... and we look forward to seeing you again soon !

Reviewed 13 October 2016

This is a charming picturesque pub with the River Lambourn opposite. The atmosphere is cosy and the landlord is very welcoming and personable(sadly leaving in six months time). But the highlight is the food-straightforward pub food but very well prepared; the fact is the faggots...More

Thank David T
Sara T, Owner at Three Horseshoes Donnington, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2016

Thank you so much for the great review and we are glad you enjoyed your visit and the food ! As you say we are here for a few months more so hope to see you back again soon ?!

Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Reading some of these reviews can't help thinking I visited the wrong pub. I've visited this pub twice now with the current owners. The first time the welcome was very lukewarm from the guy behide the bar. We ordered drinks then another round to be...More

Thank lotsoflove5
Sara T, Owner at Three Horseshoes Donnington, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2016

Hi and thank you for taking the time to write this review, however, it would be useful to know when you visited. I am also slightly confused as we do not have a vegetarian pasta dish on our menu, our current vegetarian choice is an...More

Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Had a lovely fish finger sandwich and a pint for lunch with my husband. The menus a bit limited and slightly in the pricey side hence the 3. Worth a visit for a drink though if you are in the area.

Thank squeakymarsh
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Nice location in the quiet Newbury "suburb" of Donnington, near the castle. Outside seating next to the river Lambourn opposite the pub across the (very quiet) road. Nice building inside, too. Service was very friendly. The food is essentially pub grub, mine was hot and...More

1  Thank BeedonSimon
Reviewed 1 September 2016

We went for a mid-week family lunch at the Three Horseshoes based on its excellent TripAdvisor reviews. The garden was a little disappointing as it's really just a corner of the car park, but it is a pretty setting by the river with a lovely...More

Thank Contraryish
Reviewed 22 August 2016

We called in to this wonderful village pub last week as a 'walk in' only to find them so popular that they were fully booked :-( We didn't take a chance this week and booked ourselves in for Sunday lunch. We have eaten traditional Sunday...More

2  Thank TimR_Berkshire
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

We had fabulous time celebrating this gorgeous pubs first birthday at the weekend. The staff work tirelessly to provide a wonderful experience for its customers. The party held by the pretty river, had all the ingredients for a lovely afternoon in the sun....Sara, the landlady,...More

Thank Jenny H
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Went here on the 30/7 for a few pints with my mate, got chatting to the landlady while sat out in the beer garden and she is a great laugh, made us feel very welcome too. To top it off, I had the best cheesey...More

Thank ajf1988
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$9 - US$27
Cuisine
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Castle Lane | Donnington, Newbury RG14 2LB, England (Formerly Three HorseShoes Donnington)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Berkshire  >  Newbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1635 569007
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