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Throckmorton Arms Restaurant

Coughton Hill, Alcester B49 5HX, England
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Ranked #21 of 33 restaurants in Alcester
Cuisines: British
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
Most recent review
- Jul 24, 2014
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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52% Recommend
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  • English first
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English first
Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 NEW

We visited on a Saturday evening whilst we were staying at Studley Castle, we ordered 2 individual steak meals but when one of the waitesses was checking our settings, she switched us to the 2 x steak with free bottle of wine, all for £19 ish which was incredible value for money. the steaks although only rump were very lean,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

We called in after visiting Coughton Court. We received a warm welcome on entering and were taken into the restaurant. The pub has a lovely charm with great views onto the biggest beer garden. I had smoked salmon roulade my partner opted for the lamb kofta both were a great start to any meal. For main course I had the... More

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Sutton Coldfield
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59 reviews 59 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014 via mobile

Having previously eaten here on many occasions, I was surprised by how empty it was on a Bank Holiday Sunday lunchtime. I soon found out why! The welcome, or more precisely, the lack of welcome we received from the person behind the bar was chilling. He didn't smile or even appear to want us there. His presentation of the bar... More

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Chester, United Kingdom
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79 reviews 79 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

Gourmet burger was good. Generally main meals were around £8-12 (steak meals higher). Friendly service. Most mid-week evenings you probably wouldn't need to book a table, weekends probably worth booking. Mid-week meals served until about 8.30pm and probably best to dine before 8pm.

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Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

Visited here to see if things have improved from a previous visit and basically no, if you want to go to a nice place nice ambiance in pleasant surroundings to have a few drinks this is a nice place, to eat I would suggest somewhere else, The food is nice but portions are small, overpriced and if you have a... More

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Guisborough, United Kingdom
17 reviews 17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

Cheap, nice food, polite staff, comfy beds, wifi.. What more do you want? I'll be back if I'm working in the area again..👍

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Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

I've eaten here a couple of times, and have found the staff very welcoming and friendly. Service is pretty good and the food is traditional 'English'. The bar area, where you can also eat, is really comfortable with a fabulous blazing fire in winter and plenty of sofas and armchairs.

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Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

A group of us went on a Sunday lunchtime and when we arrived there were very few customers. Bar service was very poor - there was no one serving when I got to the bar. Eventually someone came to serve with no apology for being kept waiting and if they could have walked any slower, I'm sure they would have... More

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Evesham, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014 via mobile

I have eaten here three times in March as it is conveniently located to work. Compared to my previous experiences here I have to say I was disappointed. The food was okay yet nothing special. For me personally it's all about the service, and whilst some staff try, I did not feel there was enough consistently high quality, friendly customer... More

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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78 reviews 78 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

We arrived at 14:45 on a Sunday afternoon, having failed to find a free table for lunch at two other pubs that sunny day. The staff had no problem in allocating us a table but asked us to order before 15:00, when their kitchen would close. We selected the Goats Cheese and Salad with Balsamic Dressing (SP) for starters. On... More

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