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Fabulous pub located beside the Gilao. Sit in the sun or shade right beside the river for cold... read more

Reviewed 10 February 2019
Stratford, Canada
Stunning riverside setting

A short walk from our apartment and on the northern bank of the River Gilao this lovely pub (Irish... read more

Reviewed 24 January 2019
Horley, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 12 February 2019 via mobile

Great place to go for food and drink - Dood fantasy with a great selections of wines and beers - Staff great

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Andrew W
Reviewed 10 February 2019

Fabulous pub located beside the Gilao. Sit in the sun or shade right beside the river for cold beers & exceptional food. Our waitress' were friendly & took great care of us!

Date of experience: February 2019
Reviewed 24 January 2019

A short walk from our apartment and on the northern bank of the River Gilao this lovely pub (Irish with Guinness) is the perfect spot to while away an hour or two in the sun. The food we had was well cooked and we were...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank SurreyBillJ
Reviewed 23 December 2018

Just had there Christmas season turkey Sunday roast with all of the trimmings. The turkey was good, the mashed potatoes were great, the veggies had a little crisp, the gavy was very good and the Yorkshire pudding was spot on. Come hungry as there is...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 24 October 2018

Went in there on Monday afternoon after a game of golf. Very relaxing sun trap outside by the river. Drinks cheap and served with a smile.Phone went dead and lady very charged it for me. Some of my friends had food and said it was...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Chris A
Reviewed 12 October 2018

We chose the black anchor because any of the excellent restaurants we know were closed on sun. Our food arrived after a very long delay -in excess of 40 mins . The chips, potatoes and vegetables were cold on all 4plates-more suited to a salad...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Margaret G
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Just returned from this establishment having had the poorest service imaginable. As the previous contributor mentioned a more relaxed approach is taken by the staff to customer service and I would strongly suggest patience as a prerequisite to a visit here. To say we were...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Gerry G
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

The waiter seated us then I looked around to find no one had food and drink on their tables. After 20 mins I went and got our drinks. When I come back everyone was still waiting. It was only when my partner pointed the situation...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Mark A
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Lovely setting sitting by the river. It is so beautiful sitting here by the river in the sunshine drinking well priced beers and eating the most delicious garlic prawns I have ever had. I could not recommend this place any more. Lovely having a relaxed,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Matt L
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

We have been to the Black Anchor many times and it’s the type of place that you never tire of. The setting, service and friendliness of staff is second to none. We took our son and girlfriend who are pretty much picky eaters but honestly...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Christopher R
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29 September 2018|
Response from Marie G | Reviewed this property |
I presume they will, best to give the a call or mail.