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The Queens Head - Restaurant

Townfoot, Rothbury, Northumberland National Park NE65 7SR, England
+44 1669 620470
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Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good35%
  • Average19%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“chicken” (26 reviews)
“haggis” (10 reviews)
“rump steak” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, European, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Townfoot, Rothbury, Northumberland National Park NE65 7SR, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We ordered at the bar and were told that it was a half hour until food started so ordered drinks and chose a table in the bar area we could eat at. Coffee & hot chocolate were good. Unfortunately it went downhill from there. When...More

Thank EilidhMac
missytiger, Owner at The Queens Head - Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello Eilidh, Can you please contact me on terry@queensheadrothbury.com and let me know when it was you were at The Queens Head, I am so sorry you had such a bad experience and I need to nip this in the bud. Thanks Teresa

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a lovely lunch at this pub. I have to admit when I first walked in I wasn’t sure but I was very pleasantly surprised. The staff could not have been more helpful sorting out a table to accommodate our party of 7 and...More

Thank LoriM72
missytiger, Owner at The Queens Head - Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Lori, So pleased to hear you had an enjoyable lunch, we do hope you visit again, will let the staff know you appreciated their efforts. Teresa

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I called in for an evening meal after a busy day visiting local sights. We were a few minutes before service but both waitresses were very polite and attentive. My husband had steak and red wine pie and I had sausage and...More

1  Thank Pennyoddsocks
missytiger, Owner at The Queens Head - Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Penny for your lovely feedback, hope to see you again. Teresa

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My partner & i had a fabulous meal here tonight. The sea bass with potato rosti was delicious & the lemon cheesecake was sublime. Great friendly service & a good price too.

Thank divitwifie
missytiger, Owner at The Queens Head - Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thank you so much for bothering to leave us your feedback, great to hear you enjoyed the food so much, makes it all worthwhile. Thanks again Teresa

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were travelling around Northumberland in our motor home and decided to spend the night at Rothbury. We enjoyed a couple of pints in the cosy bar with our collie who enjoyed the dog biscuits. After a long walk along the river, we returned for...More

Thank Marian1990
missytiger, Owner at The Queens Head - Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Marian, Thanks so much for leaving us a lovely review, hope you enjoyed the rest of your travels around Northumberland. Teresa

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here on a weekday lunchtime with a family member as a birthday treat. After getting menus at the bar by a lovely lady called Gina I think her name was. Very friendly and welcoming we decided to both go for sausages and mash with...More

1  Thank Hazel D
missytiger, Owner at The Queens Head - Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Hazel, I am almost overwhelmed, what a lovely review, thank you so much for leaving us your feedback. Its really nice that you appreciate the fact we are a proper old pub with a kitchen where we cook food, and not just a place...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Six of us ate in the restaurant and we mostly had 3 courses. All were served by very friendly staff and all were very nice meals. I had one from the Specials which was oven baked salmon on a bed of rosti potato. Very nice...More

Thank ANNE_MAC2202
missytiger, Manager at The Queens Head - Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Anne for leaving us your feedback, we like to have some fresh fish on the blackboard as opposed to just battered fish, so pleased you enjoyed it. Thanks again Teresa :)

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant has well laid tables, an effort has been made to modernise and the service was friendly. We had to wait a while for all 12 meals to be served but they were bought out together, were fresh, and varied from simple eggy bread...More

Thank JoEastMidlands
missytiger, Owner at The Queens Head - Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Jo, Thanks so much we really appreciate you took the time to review your lunch, it was a busy service on a Bank Holiday Monday, but all went to plan.. so glad you were happy with your meal. Teresa

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped on the off chance they were still serving lunch as it was getting a bit late - they serve until 3pm. We both had hot rolls - one pulled pork, one ham and cheese. They were huge and delicious and came with great...More

Thank AyBee71
missytiger, Owner at The Queens Head - Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your mention of our great chips, we love them :) Teresa

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent meal of beautiful chicken, 4 vegetables, fantastic mashed potatoes. Worth double the price. Great service too.

Thank mike b
missytiger, Owner at The Queens Head - Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Mike for taking the time to leave us your review, so pleased you were delighted with your meal. Teresa

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JamesBCroydon
18 September 2017|
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Response from Teresa W | Property representative |
Hi., yes we have lots of gluten free options on the menu
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Susan T
16 February 2017|
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Response from Susan T |
As I couldn't put my email address on here I telephoned the Hotel and gave them my email address and received a copy of their menu by return. Very nice looking menu but we ended up going somewhere else. We'll keep the... More
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Fiona K
10 September 2016|
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Response from missytiger | Property representative |
Hello Ken, yes dogs are allowed in the bar.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$26
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Television, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Townfoot, Rothbury, Northumberland National Park NE65 7SR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northumberland  >  Northumberland National Park  >  Rothbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1669 620470
  • E-mail
Description
We are a family run traditionally English friendly Inn. Situated in the beautiful village setting of Rothbury in the Coquet Valley. We have letting rooms a cosy bar and a separate restaurant. You can choose to eat in the Bar (dogs allowed) or in the restaurant, same menu and very reasonable pricing. We make our own sausages, black pudding and burgers and bake our own bread, Come and visit soon.
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