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The Stag on the river

Eashing | Eashing, Godalming GU7 2QG, England
+44 1483 421568
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“burger” (56 reviews)
“fish and chips” (33 reviews)
“pie” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Eashing | Eashing, Godalming GU7 2QG, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We found the pub easily with the SatNav and had a lovely family Fathers Day lunch here. The pub has garden tables next to the river, but it was a little chilly so we ate inside. The menu had a good range of food and...More

Thank Sabine M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Excellent. Very busy as sunny day and garden full, prompt service but allowed to sit and natter. Fish and chips delicious and very generous portions. Staff friendly and efficient .

1  Thank drmaryeld
Reviewed 3 days ago

First time here, pub was lovely , shame the great british weather wasn't warmer or would of sat outside by the river. We were served by polite smiling staff which makes all the difference and didn't wait too long We all had something different to...More

Thank Danny T
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Fabulous, friendly, attentive and helpful staff made our visit really enjoyable. The food was lovely. I had the duck special, which was absolutely gorgeous. Places to sit outside and inside, with small car park. Highly recommended.

Thank suzieinlondon
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Truly awful experience , Sunday was was without doubt the worst that I have ever eaten , food micro waved really awful ! Dine at your peril !More

Thank guccigarland
Ben F, Manager at The Stag on the river, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

At the Stag we strive to offer freshly made food of the highest quality. If we occasionally do not hit these standards we are always happy to remedy the situation at the time. Unfortunately, on this occasion we were not made aware of the issue...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Saturday lunchtime family meet up - 6 adults, one 8 year old, one 18 month old. Location at The Stag is ideal for this sort of event, and the staff were friendly and welcoming. I quite often eat at other Red Mist pubs and regard...More

Thank Nigel B
Ben F, General Manager at The Stag on the river, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Nigel, Thanks for your recent visit and subsequent feedback, I am sorry that we did not hit our usual high standards on this occasion. I have e mailed an apology directly as well. Look forward to welcoming you back to The Stag in the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed overnight in advance of a BBQ the following day and met up with family and had a meal in the restaurant From the moment we arrived we received first class service. The staff were all helpful, efficient and friendly. We had a sandwich...More

Thank Duffer56
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been to The Stag several times and yesterday myself and two friends spent the afternoon catching up. We sat inside and we all agreed the food was lovely and the staff were very friendly and helpful. We would definitely go back and in...More

Thank Sylvia D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sat in pleasant beer garden in shade, near river. Staff chirpy and helpful, but young and not clued up for special dietary requirements. Have celiac so opted for gluten free salad, which was boring for £16.95 - plate of leaves, 4 chewy prawns and a...More

Thank clairesutcliffe1
Ben F, Manager at The Stag on the river, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Claire, Thanks for the visit and kind comments about the staff, we have quite a new team here at The Stag on training is definitely ongoing regarding special dietary requirements. I am sorry that you didn't enjoy the salad, we have received many positive...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had dinner with friends on a lovely warm evening, good location but unfortunately the food and service did not live up to the hype. Food was just adequate ,although we had to wait a long time to be served, the wine is severely overpriced if...More

Thank chris504164
Ben F, General Manager at The Stag on the river, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Chris, Thank you for your visit and subsequent review, I am sorry that you found the food and service did not live up to our reputation on this occasion. We strive to offer the best possible levels of service, food and drinks at competitive...More

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Liz C
September 23, 2017|
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Response from SOTR | Property representative |
Hi, thanks for your enquiry, yes we do cater for wakes of this size. Could we please ask you to call the pub when convenient on 01483 421568 and ask for Claudia or Emily. Many thanks
roger h
May 18, 2017|
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Response from Allison H | Reviewed this property |
Hi, it's next to a river, supervised it should be fine. I would take my children there.
February 5, 2016|
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Response from DevonJasper |
Its not a question just a rather unhelpful comment
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$33
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Eashing | Eashing, Godalming GU7 2QG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Surrey  >  Godalming
  • Phone Number: +44 1483 421568
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Perched on the banks of the River Wey in the charming Surrey village of Lower Eashing you will find the Stag on the River Pub and Inn.A regular haunt for shooters and hunters in years gone by, The Stag on the River has given rest to many a weary soul filling them with local tales, fine ales and hearty food.The tradition remains the same; our infinite passion for great beer and proper rustic food made from the best local ingredients.Come visit us, you will be warmly greeted with the very best that a great English pub can offer
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