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37, Henley Street,, Alcester B49 5QX, England
01789 762482
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Ranked #20 of 32 Restaurants in Alcester
Cuisines: European
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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Dorridge, United Kingdom
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82 reviews 82 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

Passed by whilst visiting Alcester to find the pub is open after a recent refurb. Went in for a swift half and a banter with the staff. Good choice of ales available. Pub is set in the residential area away from the centre of town.

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Alcester
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Bad news, the Holly Bush has closed its doors after all these years and all the CAMRA awards that it has received. Watch this space - lets hope it will to stay closed for very long.

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Warwickshire
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26 reviews 26 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

I love this pub, it's so cosy and atmospheric. We had a lovely Sunday lunch here today. It was our second visit for food - and it was just as good as the first. We sat outside in the lovely garden and really enjoyed our soup, sandwiches and chips. Beautifully presented, great tasting, good portion sizes - and the prices... More 

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Newport, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

We turned up on Sunday evening after reading the recommendations on trip advisor to find that they didn't serve food on a Sunday evening. The barmaid was very helpful with regards to other pubs in the area serving food. We tried again on Monday evening only to be told that they were not serving food. We did have a look... More 

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Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Three family members plus a very young baby enjoyed a delightful sandwich lunch at the Holly Bush. 'Sandwich' probably doesn't adequately describe the offering at the Holly Bush and so, if you are thinking small & dainty with a few whisps of cress, this is probably not for you. But we were hungry and so we were more than happy.... More 

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Huntingdon, United Kingdom
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40 reviews 40 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

A very traditional, privately owned, pub and restaurant. We used the restaurant but there is also bar food available. One of the big attractions is the range of cask ales available, which will suit all tastes.

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Alcester, United Kingdom
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

It's a real shame that none of my friends or I will be going back to the Holly Bush for a meal. The food was really good and was decent value. How unfair on the chef's, and most of the friendly and helpful staff, that two of the waitresses were rude and unhelpful. One told us she was going to... More 

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Alcester, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I have had a couple of meals here recently. One time I seemed to be forgotten by the bar staff that I wanted a table but once the error and lack of communication between Bar and Restaurant was resolved it was fine. Service etc the other time was fine. The food is fresh, well presented and tasty. I would definitely... More 

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Uckinghall, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

12 of us dropped in on spec today on the way back from York. Fitted us in without a question. The food was excellent, from the sandwiches for a fiver, ( fantastic sandwiches with accompanying salad, etc ) to Sunday roast for £9. All home cooked, top quality. 6 real ales were all kept to perfection, all this in a... More 

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Alcester, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

I recently lead a walking party and gave the Holly Bush only a few hours notice of lunch for 16. It appeared there was only one lady in the kitchen and she warned us that there would be a delay. Well, there was not really a long wait and the food was splendid. So fresh, tasty, beautifully presented and very... More 

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Address: 37, Henley Street,, Alcester B49 5QX, England
Phone Number: 01789 762482
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Warwickshire  >  Alcester
Cuisine: European

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