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The Joiners Arms

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, British,
Newton-By-The-Sea | Northumberland, Alnwick NE66 3EA, England
+44 1665 576112
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (152 reviews)
“chowder” (40 reviews)
“dough balls” (12 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM Hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Newton-By-The-Sea | Northumberland, Alnwick NE66 3EA, England
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1 - 10 of 1,140 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

We had a really lovely meal at The Joiners Arms, thoroughly enjoyed it. The staff are friendly and attentive and the restaurant has a good atmosphere. Would definitely recommend and will return again when in the area.

Thank Patriot12
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We have been here several times but not for Sunday lunch . The meal was very good with plenty veg and a nice big Yorkshire pudding and tasty gravy . The service was very good with friendly staff we will be back again.

Thank 1964SM
Reviewed 6 days ago

Went for Friday evening dinner while spending a weekend in Alnwick. First visit for a while and we booked in advance. We arrived a little early and were seated straight away. The staff were excellent, friendly and very efficient. The food was good and of...More

Thank 22tangotwo
Reviewed 1 week ago

Called in for lunch without booking. Friendly staff arranged a table for 5. We all ordered sandwiches and were really impressed. Must agree with the other comments about the stotties - they were delicious (Prawn and Crayfish and Fish Finger were both excellent). Pale Ale...More

Thank Stuart U
VenueManager, General Manager at The Joiners Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Stuart U, Thank you for taking the time to review your visit and glad we could get you in. We all love the stotties and washed down with delicious pale ale..... I must say good choice!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Despite the weather we have just had a fantastic weekend in Northumberland and couldn’t have wished for better accommodation! We decided to book one of the dog friendly rooms and take our Cockapoo away with us for the first time in a hotel and I...More

Thank GLP60
VenueManager, General Manager at The Joiners Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

GLP60, Thank you all for staying with us and hope you have all the sand out the pouches feet! Great that you all enjoyed your stay and that we made you all feel welcome. Look forward to you coming back to see us and thank...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ate here 2 nights in a row after discovering it at the end of our holiday. It was so good 1st night, that I just had to come back again. I’d highly recommend all the seafood, fresh and delicious. Make sure you book a table,...More

Thank Wheresmegoggles
VenueManager, General Manager at The Joiners Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Wheresmegoggles, Thank you for your kind review and visiting us twice. Great to hear you enjoyed your visit and hope to see you again if your back in this wonderful part of the country

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Meal with family and friends, sheltering from the dreadful Bank Holiday weather! Good atmosphere and very friendly staff...nothing too much trouble. Good food and nothing disappointed. The fish & chips were excellent and huge, burger very tasty....the taste of the sea well worth it and...More

1  Thank Wintys
VenueManager, General Manager at The Joiners Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Wintys, Thank you for taking the time to review your visit to escape the weather. Glad we filled you up for the onward journey and that you enjoyed all the dishes. Hope to see you again soon and hopefully the sun too.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We travel to Scotland on a fairly regular basis and having found this pub a couple of years ago it has now become our preferred stop off point for lunch. The sharing seafood platter is excellent.....well presented and delicious. The addition of the calamari has...More

Thank Liz C
VenueManager, General Manager at The Joiners Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Liz, Thank you for your review and feedback with regards the bread. We are always more than happy to supply more bread with the platter. A coincidence that both you and the table near required more; as more often than not we actually come back...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Attended as a party of 7 without a booking. The waitress kindly seated us despite it being exceptionally busy. Portion sizes are huge and quality of food is decent. They were very busy and service was a little slow however the blonde waitress with plaits...More

Thank Annafandango
VenueManager, General Manager at The Joiners Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Annafandango, Thank you for taking the time to review your visit and glad you found the team friendly. We had an extraordinary amount of walk in trade on top of our bookings that day and this in turn put a strain on our service times...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very warm welcome from the staff. Good food and drinks. What more could you ask for from a foodie pub near the sea.

Thank Maria G
VenueManager, General Manager at The Joiners Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Maria G, Thank you for your review and glad we ticked the 3 most important boxes of hospitality.

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Unsure. Just give them a call. Simples!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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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