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Simpsons Restaurant with Rooms

20 Highfield Road | Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 3DU, England
Simpsons Restaurant with Rooms
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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36 reviews 36 reviews
10 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have long wanted to go to Simpsons and, sadly, was really disappointed. OK the restaurant is undergoing a refurb but, despite this, the whole venue seemed to lack atmosphere. The staff did just about enough to be OK, but we had to keep asking for a wine refill and were not asked if we wanted coffee at the end... More 

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Rugby, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

My husband and I stayed in one of the 4 bedrooms for the night and ate in the restaurant. The room was super, luxurious, clean, big and tasteful. The restaurant is nicely decorated although nothing stunning. Staff friendly enough but not fabulous. Food really really good, but not quite excellent which for the price is a shame. I would recommend,... More 

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Aston, United Kingdom
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49 reviews 49 reviews
9 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

What a fantastic place this is. Its what you must call a dining experience rather than just a meal. The service, the quality, even the value dare I say it is just sensational. I have been a quite a few times now and I consider it my favourite restuarant. A must go if you are in Birmingham. I have also... More 

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Derby, UK
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37 reviews 37 reviews
10 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

I second every word of Rackface's review below which is spot on. As a group of 8 most of us were impressed with our food, but not universally so. However, we felt abandoned at the far end of the conservatory (which lacks atmosphere) until one of our party complained at which point the service improved markedly. At nearly £1200, admittedly... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014 via mobile

Accomplished cooking as ever. However the service is now completely devoid of the charisma that is so essential in a restaurant like Simpsons. The youngsters that the restaurant have now decided go with seem knowledgeable enough but lack the personality to be welcoming guests. Tony and Geoff are no longer there and seem to have been replaced by adolescents. Some... More 

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Lichfield, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

We had a 7 course meal and overnight stay at simpsons as a christmas present so booked it for april around my husbands birthday. We were told on the phone that check in was from 3pm, so arrived at around 4.30. We found the front door locked, so knocked the door, rang the bell several times and even tried to... More 

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Leicester, England, United Kingdom
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

Really disappointing experince when stayed at the Simpson hotel....quality, standards and customer service was not upto the quality you would expect from such a resturant. To make the experince even worse....the customer service afterwards was shocking.....a real disappointment!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

We stayed for valentines day , the food was , as to be expected a superb 10 courses ! , wine was delightful , as we're every member of staff , the room was sumptuous 7star at 5 star prices, if I wanted to stay 5 star in Birmingham I would stay here

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35 reviews 35 reviews
20 hotel reviews
128 helpful votes 128 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

we have eaten here on many occasions and the food is always 'great'. even better than many '2 star' restaurants. Unfortunately, recent changes in management have made this less attractive and what was once always a fabulous experience has now lost its sparkle. New rules on lunchtime dining (e.g. last orders cut off times) have meant that this is less... More 

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Ledbury, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

Stayed here for our wedding anniversary.Only four rooms but our room was beautiful .We stayed in the French room so lovely.Bathroom immaculate large and very attractive.We ate in the restaurant and had an amazing meal .The service throughout the whole stay was excellent.The only problem we had was the next morning it was very noisy the staff were obviously bottling... More 

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