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General Havelock Inn

) #1 of 2 Restaurants in Haydon Bridge $$ - $$$ , British,
9 Ratcliffe Road, Haydon Bridge, Hexham NE47 6ER, England
+44 1434 684376
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“beef” (11 reviews)
“fish pie” (3 reviews)
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12:00 - 23:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
9 Ratcliffe Road, Haydon Bridge, Hexham NE47 6ER, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We stopped just on the off chance we could have purchased evening meal here. The chap serving in the bar was extremely helpful and led us through to the dining room. Really good choice on menu. I had the crayfish salad followed by a mountain...More

Thank nellsie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We called here for a meal while staying in the local area. The bar area seemed quite small but the restaurant in the back was lovely and spacious and the tables were laid up really nicely. We were made to feel very welcome and the...More

Thank Janet3214
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went for lunch with couple of young kids, no kids menu but offered to cook virtually anything for the kids and go over to the co-op next door to get any ingredients for us. Excellent service and food was excellent.

Thank Tiriodh
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Went to the General Havelock for Sunday dinner with the family. A good selection of real ale on the bar. There were options of beef, lamb and pork for Sunday dinner. The food itself was good, although the plates of veg were limited as the...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 13 July 2017

This is a real find! Food was very good and very friendly welcome and service! The home made ice cream/ sorbet is nit to be missed!

Thank Janette M
Reviewed 12 July 2017

We dined here on a mid-week evening, we didn't book and the staff were very accommodating, fitting us in with no fuss. we ate in the restaurant overlooking the river. The food was well presented, tasted great and was good value.

Thank scubarob0310
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Called in for Sunday lunch. The food was delicious and reasonably priced. Half portions were available for the kids which meant that they had a proper much including veg! The service was excellent and the staff were most helpful in recommending nearby places to visit.

Thank Shopgi
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Visited this superb old pub twice during our stay in Haydon Bridge. Phil the bar manager /local guide and fund raiser is bound to look after you and give tips on the food deals. The Chef is excellent. We had his home made Lasagna much...More

Thank Anonpeo
Reviewed 22 June 2017

I was surprised the General Havelock wasn't busier on arrival but does stop taking orders at 14:00 hours. Previous visit was on Sunday for traditional lunch. The menu during the day is not extensive but is sufficient.I had the rib eye steak with tomatoes, mushrooms,...More

Thank Gypsy60_11
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Visited the General Havelock Inn over the weekend for a family get together. We had a great time there, bar and food staff very friendly and helpful. Food was laid on for the function we attended, all of which was very good, I particularly liked...More

Thank Steve D
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Questions & Answers
29 May 2017|
Response from Carolyne S | Reviewed this property |
They certainly served gluten free food, but don't know about getting beer.
31 March 2015|
Response from Ford398 | Reviewed this property |
About 3 miles to Langley Castle.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Ratcliffe Road, Haydon Bridge, Hexham NE47 6ER, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northumberland  >  Hexham  >  Haydon Bridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1434 684376
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