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The Coach House

12 Market Square, Potton SG19 2NP, England
+44 1767 260221
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (16 reviews)
“bread” (9 reviews)
“pork belly” (4 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
12 Market Square, Potton SG19 2NP, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The beef in this sunday roast lunch was as tough as old boots, very chewy and of very poor quality. The restaurant informs us on their own website that the beef is 'dry aged' and sourced from a butcher across the square. Based on our...More

1  Thank AbbeyFlyer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cold empty room with only one other table occupied on a potentially busy Saturday night. Slow disinterested staff with no idea of the menu. 'Dairy Free' menu containing chocolate based deserts and other anomalies. Starters consisted of a cold burnt broccoli and blue cheese tart...More

4  Thank Mark-Wyman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I so wanted to enjoy The Coach House but four basic letdowns spoiled the visit. Surly bar service, bar staff being patronising and rude about another customer out of their hearing but within ours, a side order of overcooked scrapings masquerading as chips and a...More

1  Thank P C
Reviewed 11 December 2017

Nine of us ate at the Coach Inn, some of us for the first time. The restaurant has a lovely ambiance with a cosy decor. The sea bass was delicious with an unusual accompaniment of kale, butter beans and bacon in a light sauce. The...More

Thank Orpin58
Reviewed 11 December 2017

I had just walked miles in the snow and was in need of a decent break from the cold and the Coach House did not disappoint. A warm welcome, blazing fire and decent cappuccino led into a well prepared lunch. The soup was carrot and...More

Thank xyjason
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

I've stayed in many hotels world wide for many different reasons and I’ve stayed here before (even when I had a partner...!!!) and The Coach House, Potton, never fails. Fair play to a youthful Chris and his team, they run an awesome establishment. The whole...More

Thank Bob B
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

Came on a quiet evening; we had come down from Stoke for a few nights away and found this on a whim on TripAdvisor app. It had a lovely cosy atmosphere. All staff very welcoming and friendly . When I asked for no butter on...More

1  Thank Steffy H
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Very good attentive staff, varied menu, some plain cooking suitable for an elderly lady. We plan to go back for dinner soon!

Thank Carol A
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Went for Sunday roast as it's been a while. Maybe under new management now? I had eaten a large breakfast So asked if they did smaller portions for the roast and was told "no" so I ordered the full roast. 10 mins later the table...More

Thank billygroat
ChrisWoodcraft, Manager at The Coach House, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2017

Im sorry to hear you left unhappy. We aren’t under new management however we do have a number of new staff members so you might not have seen the same familiar faces. The only small Sunday lunch we offer is our children's roast which should...More

Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Lovely steak and merlot pie. Veg good. A little disorganised. Food was hot. Staff need a little more training. Ambience good.

Thank Mim1957
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$69
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Market Square, Potton SG19 2NP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bedfordshire  >  Potton
  • Phone Number: +44 1767 260221
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Welcome to our stylish eighteenth-century coaching inn nestled in Potton's ancient market square. Good food, good company and a good night’s sleep are at the heart of what we do, and we look forward to meeting you.
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