From late morning ‘till night, The Battleaxes is at your service, whether for a spot of brunch and a coffee, a light lunch, 3 course dinner or just a pint of local beer.
About The Battleaxes
A beautiful country pub with a cosy dining area, pub lounge, and two huge and quirky function rooms. On the 1st floor, 6 luxury B&B guest rooms.
With great, no fuss home cooked food and hand picked real ales, this is the perfect stop off point for all the family.
Food was great. Service seemed really disjointed. Took ages to get any service, ended up going up to the bar to order drinks. Seemed to be one lad doing all the tables which slowed down things. Went up to the bar to pay because again was waiting for ages for a bill. Lovely lady served me, gave me the bill, had my money ready and then manager jumped straight on the till to put in his order... left me and the lady waiting very awkwardly. Not great customer service!
My only criticism is that I felt the menu was not very extensive. I had some difficulty in choosing my food & my husband found it even harder, but having said that we did enjoy our choices. I feel it would be nice to have a wider selection.
Really lovely sunday lunch:)
Service was slow, but good, it was a busy day.
Great Staff, food etc, after attending my sisters lovely wedding their in the summer my 9 year old son loved it so much he wanted his family meal at the Battleaxes - he told us afterwards it was the best birthday he had had - thank you for being so accommodating with our booking (17 of us in total) as I know you where busy with a wedding upstairs. We will be back x
Always great food and service. The free pint for our son's 18th birthday was very much appreciated!
Was looking forward to coming here, however was not told there was a wedding in the main restaurant. We put in the downstairs bar. It was dull and dreary 😔 There was no atmosphere we were put by an open door, there were no other diners. There was broken glass under the table. The food was lovely it’s just a shame it wasn’t the night I had planned
Food was beautiful and service was a little delayed due to a new system where the kitchen didn’t receive our order. However this didn’t detract from the experience. We will be back.
I couldn’t understand why it wasn’t busier.
Excellent quality food in a great setting.
Had a lovely night here with a fantastic meal. Wonderful staff. Very professional and friendly. Well definitely return.
Excellent food but did not have my first choice of mains.
Lovely building, poor service and terrible food. The only part of the meal that was enjoyable was the mashed potato The Chicken & Ham pie was mush in a metal dish with a paper thin crust and the vegetables tasted dirty.
Food was delicious,
A very attractive menu and the quality of the food was excellent. I went from not being very hungry to scoffing 3 courses. As Arnie put it, "I'll be back"
I placed my food order with the waiter who proceeded not to right my requirements down. He then forgot our bread order and my steak arrived medium rather than Blue as requested. My steak was sent back and I waited another 20 minutes for my food to arrive. By which time my partner's food had come out and was going cold. At no point were we offered any kind of automatic compensation or apology.
Lovely meal good service. Friendly and helpful staff. Me and my friend really enjoyed our lunch. Would recommend to friends
Vegetarian Breakfast was really good. Service was excellent.
The food was amazing, and the service from the staff was impeccable! We were there with a young baby, and a dog and the staff were incredibly helpful and lovely! Thank you!!!
Excellent evening, food and service, thank you.
Works party of 13 and everything went smoothly - the staff were very helpful and attentive throughout the evening and the food was served in timely manner and was delicious. Happy customers :)
Excellent roast - huge portions! Good attentive service.
Service much improved on our last visit. It was so nice to be greeted with a smile this time.
An absolutely fantastic all round experience, the decor was inviting, the staff were very friendly and welcoming. They were very aware of everyone and you weren’t waiting for an uncomfortable amount of time for service. The food and choice on the Sunday Menu was perfect, the portion sizes were bang on, to the point where I was full but not bloated. The desserts were awesome and an overall good value for money experience. Will be going again!!!!!! Thank you for a great lunch.
Lovely presented food which tasted amazing in a relaxed atmosphere with excellent service. Very impressed and would highly recommend.