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Ye Olde Dun Cow Inn

73 High Street | Colton, Rugeley WS15 3LG, England
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Ye Olde Dun Cow Inn
Ranked #5 of 10 Rugeley B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Leyland, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We were in Rugeley and Lichfield doing some family history research and needed a base. The room was lovely with good sized en suite and comfy bed. Dined in restaurant both evenings and were impressed with the quality and quantity of the food. Varied menu with a bargain two course for £9.95 also available. Relaxing breakfast with a full English... More

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Staffordshire, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had the good fortune to visit this pub for lunch, and believe me, it's the best food we have had in the area. The staff were very friendly and made us feel more than welcome, I would have liked to shake the hand of the chef, as the meal was so delicious, and for the price, excellent. Well done... More

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Cannock, United Kingdom
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64 reviews 64 reviews
22 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my first ever visit to this restaurant and it was not a disappointment. Situated in Colton, near Rugeley it is not easy to find although it is sign-posted from the main road with lots of car parking. It was a lunchtime visit and although there is an extensive menu the lunchtime specials were very attractive at £12.95 for... More

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Stevenage, England, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just a lunchtime visit , but will definitely return for a full meal! Timothy Taylor's beer excellent! Only had lunch from starters menu, but very tasty and good value ! Will be back to try the other beers on offer!

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Richmond
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

We only stayed at the Olde Dun Cow for one night and it was a Sunday - so no evening meal served there. A shame as I am sure it would have been great. Chris was very kind and considerate and couldn't have done more for us - we were on our bikes cycling from Wales to the Wash -... More

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Armitage, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
9 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

Having had good reports of the Dun Cow I decided to take my family there to celebrate my birthday. We were a party of nine and had a large table in a space at one end of the building, this was great as it gave a degree of privacy and enabled talk to flow across the table. Staff are young... More

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Walsall, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
9 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

No we didn't win. We were hungry and saw the sign for the Inn. It was a Saturday night at opening time. They squeezed us in although they were fully booked as we only wanted a main course. All the staff were so friendly and our meal, although not cheap, was absolutely delicious. Ingredients were all fresh and beautifully cooked.

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Rugeley, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

Good choice of menus, very friendly accommodating staff, excellent starters and mains. Slightly disappointed with desserts but others would probably disagree. Ambience warm and welcoming. nice draft ales. Would go again. no shadow of doubt. Well done to all who work their.

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uttoxeter
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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

Went for a pub lunch to celebrate a birthday . The food was very poor. Tasteless luke warm soup. Dried up curry clearly reheated possibly more than once andwas in fact just a very small amount of brown mush. Halve a nan which was more like a piece of thick bread soaked in oil and very dried up rice. I... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013

Stayed at Ye Olde Dun Cow on Friday as visiting friends in the area. This was our third stay and it was every bit as good as our previous experiences. The pub has a lovely atmosphere with a mix of locals either eating or just having a drink. I wish we had a similar pub in our village. We had... More

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Additional Information about Ye Olde Dun Cow Inn

Address: 73 High Street | Colton, Rugeley WS15 3LG, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Staffordshire > Rugeley
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Ye Olde Dun Cow Hotel Rugeley
Ye Olde Dun Cow Inn Rugeley, United Kingdom

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Expect a warm welcome at the excellently situated Dun-Cow Inn in Colton, Staffordshire. This charismatic inn is home to not only a bed & breakfast, but a charming old English pub with an idyllic beer garden. Surrounded by green countryside, this inn boasts log fires and a relaxing atmosphere, where the comfort of the guests is the main concern. Whether you are visiting nearby Alton Towers or would enjoy walking in the beautiful Cannock Chase, Ye Olde Dun-Cow Inn offers a delightful atmosphere and the best in Staffordshire hospitality. ... more   less 
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