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The New Inn


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner


Bar, British, Pub
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
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All reviews steak pie pate sunday roast chicken curry pudding the pub forest holidays forest of dean dog friendly pub whilst staying at the nearby minute walk play area beer garden lovely food at short notice
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We have been here quite a few times and have not been disappointed, the food and staff are excellent, with a local pub feel.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Clarknoe1
Reviewed 5 days ago

Arrived without a booking and they were very busy, however we were found a table straight away and given menus. We chose a main course each, battered cod for my husband and steak pie for me. My meat was tender and plentiful with lovely pastry....More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Doodleblue
Reviewed 1 week ago

We also visited from the Forest Holidays site down the road - twice. Nice pub, probably at this time of year most of its customers are locals but we didn't feel remotely out of place. There are tables in the bar, half of which are...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Barbara1407
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to give this place a go whilst staying at forest holidays and we went there 3 times on our visit. The drinks were really reasonable and atmosphere was lovely very welcoming. We ate one evening and the portion sizes were huge you defintely...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Roxaneh93
Reviewed 14 December 2018

Eaten here twice this week, very welcoming, great food, drink and just a short walk from forest holidays cabin we stayed in. Good value, would definitely go back

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

Called in here on our way home from the log cabins we stayed in close to there and wish we'd not bothered. Waited an hour for our food The Sunday roast was shocking ALL veg was not cooked still hard The qty of meat given...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ConradLee
FODIngles, Manager at The New Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 12 December 2018

I sincerely apologise for your disappointment, Sunday’s are extremely busy we’ve always advised booking in advance thanks you for brining this to our attention, we can now use this mooving forward with our staff. As the owner this a personal apology for your disappointment and...More

Reviewed 24 November 2018 via mobile

Attended the pub for an evening meal. The pub offered a warm welcome with a service with a smile The meal was a good size and cooked to meet our requirements. If I am in the area again woukd happily return for another meal.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 12 November 2018

Nice traditional pub meal, went for three courses and left feeling pleasantly full. The starter was nice, I went for olives, bread and dipping oil. The olives were lovely but the bread was pretty standard, could have done with being a nice fresh crusty bread...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Emily_21365
Reviewed 12 November 2018 via mobile

Had a weekend in the Forest of Dean, went to the New Inn for Sunday Lunch, thought £12.50 was a bit steep at first but it was worth it, big Yorkshire Pud, properly roasted potatoes, delicious meat, (we had turkey and chicken), excellent al dente...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank J B
Reviewed 30 October 2018

We were staying up the road at Bracelands camp site for an impromptu stag do as our original trip to Barcelona got cancelled at short notice, as a problem with the airline. We struggled to book a restaurant in Symonds yat so went for an...More

Date of visit: July 2018
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18 June 2016|
Response from Lynne W | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so. But ring them and ask. They are very friendly and helpful.
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