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great food at good prices

Went in on a weekday night as part of our holiday on a boat, served quickly, staff at the bar... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2018
Sue S
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Leicester, United Kingdom
no nasty surprises

good value marstons branded pub, good food at reasonable prices, no nasty surprises and an... read more

Reviewed 16 August 2018
MrtrickyBournemouth
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Bournemouth
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26 Aug 2018
“great food at good prices”
16 Aug 2018
“no nasty surprises”
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Reviewed 26 August 2018

Went in on a weekday night as part of our holiday on a boat, served quickly, staff at the bar friendly and waiting staff very helpful, have a children's menu

Thank Sue S
Reviewed 16 August 2018

good value marstons branded pub, good food at reasonable prices, no nasty surprises and an interesting location with barges going through the adjacent lock on the canal

Thank MrtrickyBournemouth
Reviewed 9 August 2018

On a warm evening I had a pleasant pint sitting by the canal watching narrow boats use the lock. But there was no food on offer because the kitchen was being refurbished.

Thank J_Jarndyce
Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

Fantastic location, picturesque bar, food garbage. Change of menu since the last visit when it was average then. Food now is very poor. I ordered a 10oz rib-eye, the steak I was served was no more than 5oz, I accept the cooking effect but upon...More

Thank Matt B
Reviewed 11 September 2017

There's many nice pubs in the town, but the Star definitely stands out. A cozy atmosphere, the view on the lock (steady boat traffic, interesting for kids and adults alike) and great drinks and food. The manager and the team are lovely, you're gonna feel...More

Thank yleopold89
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Wow. A lovely hot summer august bank holiday and an ideal place to watch the barges go by and through the locks. With 2 places to eat and drink one on each side you could and we did spend a few hours here. There were...More

Thank Andyh69
Reviewed 26 August 2017

this is in a very relaxing position by the canal, staff very helpful,, plenty of choice for the meals, or sit out with a drink

Thank dianehall33
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We have been here a number of times now with the kids. The food and service is great ! And to sit outside on the picnic benches is a real treat if your into your boats,/ barges. They literally are right in front of your...More

Thank Granttanya30
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

It's been a long time since I visited this pub but as it was a glorious day felt like lunch by the canal, my husband had never been here so thought would show him. We ordered food I had a steak sandwich which I found...More

Thank Claire F
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

It's not very often I say anything bad but I was very disappointed with the food, we ordered chicken & bacon salad, it was served very dry, so I asked the young girl "isn't there a dressing that goes on the leaves, she said "...More

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