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Fishermans Cottage


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

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The Fisherman's Cottage was an award winning pub run by the Wesnes Family. it is now closed. If you are interested in leasing the premises please go to our website for more information.
Dinner, Lunch
Bar, Pub, British
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed January 15, 2019

Fishermans Cottage is situated right by the canal and lock. It was a cloudy day when we were taken there for lunch by our student grandson and I would love to return on a sunny day to enjoy the outside space. We had tapas- portion...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Maggie G
Reviewed December 18, 2018

I have been here with somebody else, for food and drinks . The location is really nice especially in Summer, but food is just average to poor. The last time we had prawns and chicken empanadas. Prawns were acceptable, but the empanadas tasted really horrible....More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Read1800
Reviewed November 11, 2018 via mobile

I’ve been here quite a few times, really lovely pub, nice location hidden and not too busy! Recently the food when I’ve had meals is lacking flavour, the roast I was so excited for but wasn’t amazing I wouldn’t rush back for the food. I...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Cuddlecutie
Reviewed October 16, 2018 via mobile

Recently visited The Fisherman’s Cottage for the second time. From what I remember it’s had a revamped menu. Between us we had the Greek salad and Classic Fish and Chips. It’s a lovely location, food was good at a reasonable price, staff were friendly, I...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank AJGreen93
Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

A gem of a pub. These guys know their beer and take it seriously. There is a good and ever changing selection, including some of the standard ales and lager, plus some very interesting craft beers. Admittedly there have been some which I found a...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Reviewed October 5, 2018

Visited with my Mum, kids and dog to try the vegan bratwurst on their Oktoberfest menu. Lovely location, friendly staff and a good range of beers and ciders. The main meals were excellent and we had great afternoon. A few points for improvement, the "skin...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank GeorgeD91
Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

Amazing pub, honest food, good beer and amazing entertainment. Live music, quiz nights. The service is amazing!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank tiagov155
Reviewed August 15, 2018

A lovely little find along the river. Sitting outside is so peaceful, away from the crowds yet just a short walk from the city centre. The drinks are reasonably priced, the menu choices are plenty and delicious. Service always friendly.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Julie128
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

Lovely pub with a brilliant range of ales that I haven't seen served anywhere else, certainly one for CAMRA fans. Excellent tapas and snacks, brilliantly friendly staff

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Kate G
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

Had a meal and some drinks with the missus. Really nice place, food was amazing and the rhubarb cider is gorgeous!

Date of visit: July 2018
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