Originally a drovers inn conveniently situated  just a few miles from the market town of Hexham,the Rat is an historic 18th century inn with a colourful past.

Since Phil and Karen took over in 2007 the pub has also earned an enviable reputation for its locally sourced, award winning food.

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Please note: if your chosen time or date is not available or if you would like to book a table for more than 6 guests please call us directly: 01434 602 814

 

We are proud to be ranked number 17 in the top 50 gastropubs 2019 – our fourth consecutive year in the Top 20 of only 50 pubs chosen nationwide.

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Sunday 22 September

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One of the clever things about the Rat Inn is how they've managed to hold onto the spirit and atmosphere of a traditional, unpretentious country pub while still offering ingredients and preparations that you don't often see outside specialist restaurants.
Chris Pople, Award winning food writer and blogger
One of the clever things about the Rat Inn is how they've managed to hold onto the spirit and atmosphere of a traditional, unpretentious country pub while still offering ingredients and preparations that you don't often see outside specialist restaurants.
Chris Pople, Award winning food writer and blogger