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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

I come upon this B and B by luck having broke down. From the moment I walked in to the time I walked out the next day it was nothing but great. Great food, drink, nice comfy rooms,beds with great rates but most of all the friendly, most helpful of people working there. Couldn't do enough for you and whatever...

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We came for Sunday lunch with friends - a party of 4. The pub is very traditional inside - think wooden beams, patterned carpets and horse brasses - definately not modern and funky but nothing wrong with that. Service was polite and friendly but as mentioned on other posts, the service was very slow. The starters came quite quickly -...

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Robert W, Owner at The Stag, responded to this review

Thanks for your review. Some new staf with us last month and things are improving on that front now they know the routine and expectations of one, the customer and two me! Additions to the kitchen have helped with all of this over the weekends. Rob

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Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

The food took 40 minutes to get to the table, no one came over or advised us of this and the pub was pretty empty when we arrived, though lots of seats reserved. When the food did arrive the veg seemed crunchy (looking at portions) potentially bagged and microwaved. Mine was meant to come with new potatoes but arrived with...

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Robert W, Owner at The Stag, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to review us. Three new staff on Sunday and getting used to their new jobs.....we were unaware of any issues, as they were not raised to us on your visit which is key to us righting any wrong. This forum is the wrong way to do it in our opinion but are not allowed to...

Kettering, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Stayed the night - staff excellent - food ok but took quite a while and not that busy. Room just made us laugh, very country pub type, huge bathroom. Really noisy as above kitchen fans which don't go off till 10pm.

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Robert W, Owner at The Stag, responded to this review

Thanks for your review. Really appreciated.

Reviewed 7 February 2017

At last it has now a dog friendly area. Which was warm and cosy. To meet up with family have a drink or two maybe !!! And a super area for dog walking. Good access to A14 Market Harborough quaint shopping centre

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Zinger01, Owner at The Stag, responded to this review

Thanks Myra D...... my stubborness finally broke after a busy Christmas of turning people away. Dont forget though....#oneyapandyourout !!! Many Thanks Rob

Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

We visited after seeing the signs on the A14 but were quite disappointed. The food was slow , as I suspect they were understaffed in the kitchen and it took 35 minutes for a very poor lasagne and lacklustre burger to arrive. It is not cheap. The lasagne was very dried up and tasteless, the chips were very bland and...

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Zinger01, Owner at The Stag, responded to this review

Thanks for your review.. speed has been as issue and staff levels have been altered based on how busy we are getting. In terms of price we are far from expensive based on local competition. Many Thanks Rob

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 November 2016

A quick trip to Northampton, bed and great breakfast, dinner in the pub/ restaurant, good pub food. the restaurant was popular and quite busy so must be doing something right. Rob is a really friendly host. What's not to like

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Leicestershire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 November 2016

Used a groupon voucher, but bought a starter and pudding each too. Service excellent, staff very friendly and happy to chat. Great food, pepper sauce is the best we've had, tender steak and amazing Alabama chocolate cake with cream, which they were happy to whip for my husband. We will come again ASAP and bring friends next time. Thanks to...

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Went here late last month on a groupon deal. I wouldn't recommend it! Pub was old and run down. We both had steak which wasn't great and to be honest looked like oven food. Young lady serving us was obviously new and I took a while for her to understand simple requests like "can we have some mayo?". All in...

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Finedon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 October 2016

First time visiting the Stags head after buying a Groupon voucher, and we will definitely return at some point. The food was lovely, not top standard but still very good. The garlic mushrooms with pate in were superb, and the mains of Scampi and chicken curry were great. I was surprised how much i enjoyed the curry as I've never...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A public house has occupied this site since 1766 (it was formerly named 'The Goat') and now running for 11 years under the same management and with the recent addition of a new head chef. The Stag Public House, Maidwell has a large beer garden for the summer time hosting outdoor events/bbqs, and warming log burner fires during the winter, with themed evenings, quizzes and live music. The pub represents a clean, warm, friendly and welcoming atmosphere, open 7 days a week for food and drink, with ample car parking facilities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Stag

Address: Harborough Road | Maidwell, Northampton NN6 9JA, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Northamptonshire > Northampton
Price Range: ₹ 3,281 - ₹ 5,469 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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