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The Joiners Arms

) #8 of 85 Restaurants in Alnwick $$ - $$$ , British,
Newton-By-The-Sea | Northumberland, Alnwick NE66 3EA, England
+44 1665 576112
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (146 reviews)
“chowder” (43 reviews)
“burger” (60 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Newton-By-The-Sea | Northumberland, Alnwick NE66 3EA, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We stopped here on the way back to our B&B, they managed to squeeze us in for a quick dinner despite being very busy. My husband had the steak which was very nice and I had mussels, a very large portion but slightly over cooked....More

Thank em_k_16
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We stumbled across this place after a poor experience at low newton. It's fantastic. Very quirky decor inside, dog friendly, great service and amazing food. We sat outside and enjoyed a cold beer with one of the best seafood platters I've ever had. It's well...More

Thank Gavin R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Really looked forward to visiting this place, based on recommendations and reviews. The place is great, as are the staff, but the meal was a little indifferent. Giant fish and chips, burgers, were great, but my wife's duck was cold and dry, (a bit like...More

Thank bloggster2016
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Joiners Arms had been recommended by a few people to us. I rang to book a table, good job as only 2 time slots left! The manager was so friendly and took time to explain the menu and also pointed out his favourite dishes,...More

Thank tedb232
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Such a super warm welcome from all staff!! Love the quirky lighting and decor, really different. Menu had lots of variety, the Greek chicken skewers were excellent!! Puddings super too. Excellent kids menu. Great find!!

Thank Rachel M
Reviewed 1 week ago

I did not enjoy the way the sausage and mash was cooked and not much of it either but at least when I complained the manager bent over to help, was very apologetic and offered an alternative. My husband had burger and chips which was...More

Thank teresabutson
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have holidayed in this area for many years; used to go to the Joiners Arms when it was a friendly local with bar snacks. It has changed beyond recognition, and we like it. A bit more expensive than it used to be, and the...More

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Thank Julie W
Reviewed 1 week ago

New to the area and didn't know where to go. Opted for here and it was a good choice. Would have had a pudding but the choices were very standard unlike the rest of the menu. You are losing out on potential sales because of...More

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Thank dewy1159123
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent,attentive service with a genuine smile. Food came pretty quickly and long enough for us to settle in with a drink. . Every meal was thoroughly enjoyed and we only wish we lived nearby ! Thank you all >

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Thank 4jenny49
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked online a week before as every time I've visited it's been very busy and there was 7 of us meeting for Lunch! Our table was ready when arrived, even though we were 15 minutes early, we had a drink outside first while waiting for...More

Thank Deile P
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Questions & Answers
Josh M
5 November 2016|
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Response from paulrampling | Reviewed this property |
Unsure. Just give them a call. Simples!
Glenda B
29 October 2015|
Response from michael_watson733 | Reviewed this property |
Yes enough for guests.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
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
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
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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