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The Bartholomew Arms

30 High Street, Blakesley, Towcester NN12 8RE, England
+44 1327 860292
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good20%
  • Average11%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (8 reviews)
“sunday roast” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, European, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
30 High Street, Blakesley, Towcester NN12 8RE, England
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1 - 10 of 60 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food left a lot to be desired it was awful , not a lot of choice,cold plates and the service was dreadful, I will not be going their to eat again.The toilets are outside and the decor was old and out dated.

1  Thank Joanna R
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Cold, Old,Cobwebbed,run down and noisy. No wonder it is for sale. Not only will you freeze half to death, yiu have to make your own room up. Perhaps guests are expected to clean the rooms they pay for too. Avoid.

1  Thank SIG226
Reviewed 13 October 2016

I would have given 3 and 1/2. the hotel is in transit at the moment up for sale. The Hotel is very much out in the wilds, but if you are looking for an old world pub thats where you find them, so driving over...More

Thank AngelaM1952
Reviewed 14 August 2016

We ordered ribeye steak with pepper sauce and my husband ordered Stilton sauce. Coked really well and to follow we have the cheese platter which I would highly recommend

Thank shellyd111
Reviewed 7 August 2016

The family has Sunday roast today', it was great food was hot, Lovely veg, and a very good price 3 courses £12. Amazing!!!!! Will be back.

Thank Barbara M
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

We had booked a room and had an evening meal with friends. First thing to note was there had been a change of chef since I originally booked and the old menu was still on the web site, our friends are vegetarian and were particularly...More

Thank CDHandley
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

Really good menu and lots of specials!Food cooked by Steve is always absolutely spot on! steak was cooked to perfection! Thank you

1  Thank Abbie-Jean K
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

Steve from the new inn is now at the Batholomew arms running the 2 courses for £10 or 3 courses for £12 that he started a few years ago at the new inn. and some lovely specials of which some have a supplement but are...More

Thank Stephen C
Reviewed 7 February 2016 via mobile

We visited this pub for a Saturday lunch with our parents and children. It was very quiet and the service was very friendly, attentive and accommodating across the kitchen and bar staff. The menu was reasonably priced and the overall bill very good value. We...More

Thank cesca456
Reviewed 31 January 2016 via mobile

We have been to lunch today, Sunday 31st Jan 15,I booked a table for 7 for my mother in laws birthday. I rang to book the night before and was told then they weren't very busy on a Sunday! This should have been a warning...More

1  Thank Lisa C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$24
Cuisine
Bar, British, European, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 High Street, Blakesley, Towcester NN12 8RE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northamptonshire  >  Towcester  >  Blakesley
  • Phone Number: +44 1327 860292
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