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The Arden Oak

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Arden Oak Road | Sheldon, Birmingham, England
0121 743 3438
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11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat - Sun 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations
Description: At The Arden Oak Harvester in Sheldon food is fresh, full of flavour and...
At The Arden Oak Harvester in Sheldon food is fresh, full of flavour and just how you like it. Choose your tasty grill, sauce and side at our restaurant and we'll get cooking - while you head off to the famous Harvester salad bar to grab as much crisp, freshly prepared tasty salad as you like.
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
friendly safe pub

It does what it says on the tin. Honest pub food, at pub prices. Great parking and nice beer garden. Beers and wine well priced. Restaurant looked busy, so we just had quite glass of wine.

3 of 5 starsReviewed May 14, 2015
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Families with children
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English first
Solihull, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

Firstly our waiter James, was about the only decent thing about the whole experience, and even he looked extremely embarassed an run down by the experience of working there!... cold food, hot coleslaw , wrong side option on mains, missing sides, 30 minute wait for a 1/4 chicken so swaped it to a 1/2 a breast which took 30ins yo... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

It does what it says on the tin. Honest pub food, at pub prices. Great parking and nice beer garden. Beers and wine well priced. Restaurant looked busy, so we just had quite glass of wine.

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england
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

first time we visited this restaurant (tried the one at monkespath but had a 1.5 hour wait , ) We were seated in 10 mins . . The food was delicious hot . and plentiful . Service was quick , Ambiaunce was nice , Staff cheerful , pleasant and accommodating . all in all a very good night out

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015 via mobile

First time and last time for me my daughter took us for lunch meal awful never again and found place dirty toilets need doing out and cleaning and baby's highchairs all covered in food fish was all batter and my veggie burger was over cooked

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Gwent
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56 reviews 56 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

On arrival told we had to wait 30 mins ok bought a round of drinks at the bar, when showed to our table sever asked us if we wanted to order drinks showed her the two drinks stating I had bought refillables from the bar, food ok but service slow saying they were short staffed, on presentation of the bill... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Came here for dinner a couple of weeks ago waited 45mins for a table which was fine as we were told an hour...after sitting down we waited a further 10-15mins before anyone came over to take our order and then waited another 45-50 mins for food. When our meals came some items were missing from my plate and I had... More 

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Stevenage, UK
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41 reviews 41 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

Went on a Sunday at 11am for breakfast before flying from the airport. Was told that breakfast had ended and they would start lunch at 11.30am. We had no where else to go and decided to wait. Then a manager came over and said that it would be an hour before they could serve lunch as they were still dealing... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

Myself and 2 friends went on sunday evening as soon as se walked in the door se were told they were short staffed and the wait would be 15 mins .....so we went to have a drink . There were dirty glasses every where and when we asked for a glass of wine we were told there was no wine... More 

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West Midlands, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

While i was dining at your restaurant i was not very happy with the service from one of your member of staff. Her name was Maria. She had 5 tables with 11 guests in total and she got my order wrong. i ordered a large plate meal and got a standard size meal there was no check back given. So... More 

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Redditch, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Called in after visiting at Heartlands Hospital. We were looking for a reasonably quick meal to save cooking when we arrived home as it would have meant eating late. The service was slow, both the time taken to take our order and the time for the food to arrive. Even paying the bill involved chasing down the waiter. The food... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Arden Oak Road | Sheldon, Birmingham, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Birmingham
  • Phone Number: 0121 743 3438

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 23
  • Cuisine: British

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

Description

At The Arden Oak Harvester in Sheldon food is fresh, full of flavour and just how you like it. Choose your tasty grill, sauce and side at our restaurant and we'll get cooking - while you head off to the famous Harvester salad bar to grab as much crisp, freshly prepared tasty salad as you like.
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?