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Waggon & Horses

$$ - $$$
Bar, British, Pub
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184 Great North Road, Eaton Socon, St Neots PE19 8EF, England
+44 1480 386373
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a lovely pub / restaurant to visit. Friendly staff , nice beer with guest ales. The food is good honest grub and not over priced. We love this place.

Thank Christti65
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Staying at Premier Inn and looked as though linked pubs were not good based on other ratings. Picked this pub and was very glad that I did. Friendly welcome - several locals drinking there when I arrived. Great food - ordered from blackboard. Huge cheesecake for desert with 2 dollops of ice cream, and reasonable cost.

Thank SuffolkScout
Oswaldtwistle, United Kingdom
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70 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

We had been let down by the restaurant next door to the premier inn that we were staying at so we drove towards St Neots and found this place. It was a Saturday night and was busy but we were told to find ourselves a table and place an order for food at the bar. The Menu was on a... More 

1 Thank Maverick_in_UK
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Great for lunches, or evening meal. Homecooked food at good prices. Friendly staff. If going for lunch, I recommend you order a side portion of chips to share to go with your sandwich! they are the best.

Thank Vicki h
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49 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

We went here last night as a last minute. As pub grub, it was superb. The staff were very friendly, efficient and very helpful. We shared the mushrooms as a starter. 6 for £4.75 was a bit steep I thought. The battered mushrooms rolled around the plate. Very standard pub starter. Not being a veggie, I went for the veg... More 

1 Thank Martinburton
St Neots, United Kingdom
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60 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

George Orwell wrote about the great British pub, the Moon under Water I think. I would class the Waggon & Horses as a good template. Been coming for years, although not so often now (I have retired) the food is good, the beer is good, the staff are good. Just a damn good pub.

Thank geoffCambs
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Came for early evening dinner based on excellent reviews from others. I would definitely challenge the source of these. If true, we clearly must have significantly higher expectations. On entering the pub, the smell of stagnant urine permeates from the toilets. Given it is an old building I gave it the benefit of doubt possibly coming from the age of... More 

Thank mari0n1958
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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252 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016

This was a last minute decision to try and find a place which did not appear to serve typical pub food. The menu is written on a blackboard and is quite varied. We all had different starters and they all looked and tasted good. The deep fried Brie triangles with red currant pickle was especially good. The mains were also... More 

Thank Grumpybrother
Congleton, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2016

We had a last minute phonecall from friends from Dorset who were travelling to Scotland and wanted to meet up for dinner. They were travelling in their motorhomes so needed somewhere with a large carpark. We all chose something different and all were very pleased with our food. My husband chose the trio of sausages and said they were delicious,... More 

Thank Chris O
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

Came here for a friends surprise birthday meal and had a fantastic evening , everybody in our party of 8 thought the food was very good . My steak was cooked to perfection and I will defiantly be recommending to friends .

Thank claire m

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 184 Great North Road, Eaton Socon, St Neots PE19 8EF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cambridgeshire  >  St Neots  >  Eaton Socon
  • Phone Number: +44 1480 386373

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?