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The Fairway Pub

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, British,
Elmhirst Lane, Dodworth, Barnsley S75 4LS, England
+44 870 200 2289
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  • Excellent10%
  • Very good30%
  • Average19%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible25%
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07:00 - 22:30All hours
Bar, British, Pub
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Elmhirst Lane, Dodworth, Barnsley S75 4LS, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Called at the fairway for meal with my wife, It wasn't a great start, 15 minutes to get a drink, and the place was only around half full, We sat down and decided on what we would like to eat, I placed my order at...More

Thank Steven M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Just finished a meal and was compelled to write after two bad meals. The 'juicy' chicken is dry, the cookie jar sharer ("comes in an actual cookie jar") came in a bowl, and the Sunday carvery beef from a few weeks ago was 80% fat...More

1  Thank EddieVanNick
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

The beef was tough as Chuck Norris. The turkey was dry as a nun's chuff. The roast ham wasn't roasted, but still oinking. Parsnips were nuked. Yorkshire puddings were cinders. The carrots were kindling. The rest of the vegetables were mush. The carver was having...More

7  Thank dave m
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Had 3 lovely meals, fish n chips, burger and chicken dinner. Good choice kids menu for my 2 year old and she loves the play area! Lovely staff thanks for being very accomodating!

Thank Melanie W
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Went here about 3 months ago for a family meal. The food was very disappointing. But giving them the benefit of the doubt, went again about 2 weeks ago. Ordered scampi and chips. I got burnt scamp, a dozen grease covered chips and a portion...More

Thank SBF007
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

I booked the fairway for a family meal for my mums 80th birthday on 22/07/17 at 1pm. There were around 30 of us looking forward to a nice meal and family get together. However we were really disappointed with the service, quality and availability of...More

Thank Michelle H
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Been to the Fairway a few times before and it has always been fine, until today. Came for lunch on Sunday afternoon. My partner chose to order the man vs food burger and I chose a carvery. When the burger arrived the waiter simply said...More

Thank Danielle M
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Terrible food after a 1hr 20 minute wait. Dined with a friend and 2 small children. Not peak time. Waitress had a cavalier attitude about it all. Noticed as more tables began complaining it became a right carry on. After 1hr 20 mins the food...More

3  Thank LiliNeedles
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Food was Ok here, not bad but nothing great either. There were 8 of us and we all had something different. Service could have been better, both with delivering the food to the table as well as the bar service. Décor (specifically carpets) could do...More

Thank Ann C
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

We have been to the fairway a few times over the last few months and have to say upfront that the food has usually been palatable and of a decent standard but this evening we have been for a meal and it was hands down...More

Thank TristanDrew
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Television
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:30
07:00 - 22:30
07:00 - 22:30
07:00 - 22:30
07:00 - 22:30
08:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Elmhirst Lane, Dodworth, Barnsley S75 4LS, England (Formerly Bluebell)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  South Yorkshire  >  Barnsley  >  Dodworth
  • Phone Number: +44 870 200 2289
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