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The Joiners Arms

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, British,
Newton-By-The-Sea | Northumberland, Alnwick NE66 3EA, England
+44 1665 576112
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (145 reviews)
“chowder” (40 reviews)
“dough balls” (12 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Newton-By-The-Sea | Northumberland, Alnwick NE66 3EA, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a cold murky wet day and our walking party of 9 received a warm welcome into this cosy pub for our lunch. It was not particularly busy, but obviously popular with dog-owners which was nice to see. The staff were friendly and unobtrusive....More

Thank Peter2305
Reviewed 1 week ago

Family holiday in the area for New Year period. It hadn't started well as we all feeling under the weather with the dreaded winter virus coupled with accommodation problems. However on New Years eve we managed to book a table. For starters we had Baked...More

Thank wilbo63
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here last new year and enjoyed it so much ,a return meal was something we were looking forward to. We hadn't booked this time but got a table late afternoon with no trouble. The pub was busy, always a good sign. Parking is...More

Thank Helen T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Entering the bar, Cameron greeted us very warmly, offering a glass of bubbles. From then on, it was perfection in every way. Staff, food, those little extras and then the atmosphere. It was Christmas Magic. Initially, we were contained in the bar area, which was...More

Thank David J S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Having come away for a few days we were looking for a nice place for a birthday lunch. We weren’t disappointed with the joiners arms...very welcoming decor and without a reservation were seated within minutes of entering. Great choice on menu although a few dishes...More

Thank 13djw
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Staff efficient and friendly. The pub busy. My steak perfect. Sweets tasted as good as they looked. Toilets spotless. You can bring your dog. Parking 5mins. Walking before the village.

Thank NortheastRobin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked this morning for lunch for 3 plus 2 dogs - handled efficiently and was asked if any special dietary requirements to which I answered none but one of us is vegetarian - no problem. Before I booked I looked at the sample menu on-line...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in for the first time on Boxing Day having discovered the ship inn was closed. Had a hungry small boy and two hungry large men in town following our sunny but cold beach walk. A telephone call on the way up the hill indicated...More

Thank fussyyorkshiremum
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked a table there for Sunday Lunch and was well impressed by the friendly and helpful service, the quality of the food and beer. I don't think there is much point of going there at peak time without booking a table. The prices are quite...More

Thank Pancho308
Reviewed 5 December 2017

Had a very pleasant stay in this excellent gastropub/hotel. From the moment we booked, the communication with the hotel was excellent - very pro active in checking on dietary requirements etc The staff where very warm and welcoming. The room was well appointed and the...More

Thank Michael B
VenueManager, General Manager at The Joiners Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2017

Michael, Thank you for your kind review. I am pleased to hear we could make your break enjoyable and that you enjoyed The Joiners Arms experience. We hope to see you again soon.

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Josh M
6 November 2016|
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Response from paulrampling | Reviewed this property |
Unsure. Just give them a call. Simples!
Glenda B
30 October 2015|
Response from michael_watson733 | Reviewed this property |
Yes enough for guests.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
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
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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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