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The Joiners Arms

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Newton-By-The-Sea | Northumberland, Alnwick NE66 3EA, England
+44 1665 576112
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Newcastle-upon-tyne
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45 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We arrived for a late lunch, decor fits in with today's modern trend wood-brick-miss matched furniture, tastefully done. Full of family groups a few dogs. Four of us two went for the sharing platter. Nice selection of fish,mussel,prawn, cooked in various forms cost about £16.00 money well spent. The main course I went for the traditional 3 roast selection. It... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had such an unusual and special welcome - a member of staff had my name tattooed on this hand! From there the attention to diners was perfect and food was top quality!

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Thank Ruthanne B
VenueManager, Guest Relations Manager at The Joiners Arms, responded to this review

Hi Ruthanne, Thank you for taking the time to leave such a great review for our venue The Joiners Arms. I am glad you enjoyed the welcome :) and the rest of your experience after that too. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Warm Regards, Jade More 

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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

After a long walk came across this fantastic pub, nice friendly staff, excellent food , good atmosphere

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Thank Tony I
VenueManager, Guest Relations Manager at The Joiners Arms, responded to this review

Hi Tony, Thank you for taking the time to leave such a great review for our venue The Joiners Arms. I am so pleased you enjoyed everything from the staff and food to the stunning surrounding countryside! We look forward to seeing you again soon. Warm Regards, Jade More 

Bradford
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Beautiful food - so good we went back the following night. Excellent service and dog friendly. Never seen such an enormous portion of fish and chips. We'll definitely be back when we next visit Northumberland

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Thank debspeak19
VenueManager, Guest Relations Manager at The Joiners Arms, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you for taking the time to leave such a great review for our venue The Joiners Arms. I am so pleased you enjoyed dining with us on two consecutive nights! I am a fan of the huge fish and chips, i am so pleased you enjoyed them so much too. We look forward to welcoming you back again... More 

Sunderland, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Food excellent customer service excellent ambience excellent from the starter to the dessert everything was delicious and great value for money

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VenueManager, Guest Relations Manager at The Joiners Arms, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent visit to our venue The Joiners Arms, and for leaving such kind words. I am delighted to see you enjoyed the whole dining experience, your comments will be passed on to the team. We look forward to seeing you again soon :) Kind Regards, Jade More 

Darlington
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited here with my partner, it was such a lovely stay, rooms were amazing and immaculate, and the food was fabulous! Would highly recommend to anyone.

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VenueManager, Guest Relations Manager at The Joiners Arms, responded to this review

Hi, Hi Firstly thank you so much for taking the time to write such a positive review for us here at The Joiners Arms. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay! I will make sure your kind comments are passed on to management who will be delighted to hear it. We do hope to see you again soon :)... More 

Penrith, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went one night on our holiday and was so good we went back the next. The food was delicious and the Mussle's were very fresh most tasty. Ale was very good too. The Staff are knowledgeable and very helpful in advice. Will be back..

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VenueManager, Guest Relations Manager at The Joiners Arms, responded to this review

Hi, Firstly thank you so much for taking the time to write such a positive review for us here at The Joiners Arms. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay and our delicious food! I will make sure your kind comments are passed on to management who will be delighted to hear it. We do hope to see you... More 

Durham, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had an excellent time and meal on our visit, the staff were brilliant on the day. Only one slight negative was they forgot about my wife's dessert which came 15mins after mine that was after I reminded them.

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Thank Dennis H
VenueManager, Guest Relations Manager at The Joiners Arms, responded to this review

Hi Firstly, thank you for your feedback to let us know what you thought. We appreciate hearing from our customers to know what we are doing right or what should be revised. I'm sorry for the delay with your dessert I hope it didn't inconvenience you too much I will make sure this is fed back to management. Here at... More 

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39 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I recently stayed at the Joiners Arms with my husband and newborn baby. The moment we arrived we were made to feel very welcome and the customer service was exceptional. We stayed in the Bill Baggs Cape room which was decorated to a high standard and the room was very spacious, which anyone travelling with a baby understands this is... More 

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VenueManager, Guest Relations Manager at The Joiners Arms, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you for taking the time to leave such a wonderful review for us at the Joiners Arms, it is always a pleasure to receive such lovely feedback from our customers. Your comments will be passed on to the venue manager who will be pleased to hear that you had such a fantastic stay with us :) We hope... More 

Northumberland, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Having visited here before and having great food, my husband and I decided to stop by for lunch on our day off, we both wish we hadn't! Ordered starter of mussels and goats cheese, took a while to come but food was fine, after our starters were cleared a young waitress brought out one burger, great but we ordered two?!... More 

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VenueManager, Guest Relations Manager at The Joiners Arms, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you for providing us with feedback regarding your recent visit to The Joiners Arms. Firstly I would like to sincerely apologise for your bad experience, and hope we will get the chance to make it up to you in the near future. I am disappointed to hear your visit was not up to our usual standards. We will... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Newton-By-The-Sea | Northumberland, Alnwick NE66 3EA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northumberland  >  Alnwick
  • Phone Number: +44 1665 576112

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?