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The Battlesteads

) #1 of 2 Restaurants in Wark $$ - $$$ , British,
Wark on Tyne | Battlesteads Hotel, Wark NE48 3LS, England
+44 1434 230209
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Soups, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Wark on Tyne | Battlesteads Hotel, Wark NE48 3LS, England
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1 - 10 of 353 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

A quiet restaurant but it was a Monday night ... menu was interesting and select - you can tell a lot of thought had gone into it. Thought the portion sizes were large and in fact struggled to get through the three courses. Service was...More

Thank Julie M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Charity weekend started Thursday over 24 guest ales from around the region plus live bands providing the perfect atmosphere for sampling them. This year's stated charity the air ambulance need to be quick as ends 23rd this month. Cover charge to watch bands to help...More

Thank kevin l
Reviewed 6 days ago

We were really impressed by our experience of the Tasting Menu followed by the Observatory presentation with a Group-on voucher. From the outset staff were very welcoming, helpful and pleasant. The food was well presented and very well cooked. We had a meat and vegetarian...More

Thank Alan F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely place to stay. Nice location. Good food. Nice gardens. Real Ale. Clean rooms. Dog friendly. Nice staff, very friendly. Very good.

Thank carjams
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a fantastic Sunday lunch here, there is a carvery on a Sunday with a lovely range of meats and vegetables, with an all you can eat feel. The service was really good and the other menu choices were great too. Very nice decor we...More

Thank Clarey1971_12
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lunch stop-off with baby in tow. The building is lovely with a large sunny conservatory, the staff were extremely friendly, and the food was really good - both better value and more ambitious than we were expecting! The whisky marmalade bread and butter pudding is...More

Thank Natasha C
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Ate in the restaurant two nights running - first night was the 8 course tasting menu - it was exceptional, especially the mini shepherds pie...Second night was from the a la carte....again, really good. The service is just right too. Excellent wine list, some interesting...More

Thank alisonj1971
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Dogs are allowed in the bar and conservatory area and we enjoyed a tasty evening meal and breakfast. They use a lot of ingredients that are grown in their own garden and use local produce as much as they can. If we visit again would...More

Thank Alan L
Reviewed 10 June 2017

Had the eight course taster menu on first night and was excellent. Would recommend all the courses but the stand out would be the beetroot and the lamb main course. All four of use enjoyed it so much we ate there on our second night....More

Thank Angela E
Reviewed 10 June 2017

We stopped at the hotel for a break with friends for a few days, so we all had chance to work through the menu. One of our party was a vegan and had no problem selecting from the menu, even to vegan sausages for breakfast....More

Thank Andrew K
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25 May 2015|
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Response from Michael B | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do allow dogs in the restaurant at your table. If you are staying at the hotel with your dog, they will have a special table for you and your dog. If you are just going to have a meal, you can still bring your dog... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wark on Tyne | Battlesteads Hotel, Wark NE48 3LS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northumberland  >  Wark
  • Phone Number: +44 1434 230209
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