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The Malt Shovel

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39 Grange Road | Hartshill, Nuneaton, England
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12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 11:30 pm

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Visitor rating
  • 65
    Excellent
  • 40
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 10
    Poor
  • 11
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Enjoyable Monday Evening Dinner

Stumbled on this pub whilst walking & went in for a bite 2 eat & a beer liked the place & thought we would try an evening which we did & enjoyed th experience. The restaurant was small, but unlike some of the other reviews, I felt it gave it the small & friendly feel. The food was some of... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 18, 2015
Mark G
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Nuneaton, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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134 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Nuneaton, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015 NEW

We have been here many times and have NEVER seen /heard any complaints. What ever you have it is superb. Always have main course with salad instead of veg. (It is awesome). "8 oz fillet, 16 oz fillet and all trimmings, bottle of wine £33 WHAT A BARGAIN !!!

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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015 via mobile

staff and food always Exerlent Nothing is ever a problem Plate sizes massive and you are never left hungry Please be aware if you don't book you ain't getting in so ring in advance

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Good selection, huge portions, good Quality, value for money, high standards what more do u want from a pub!??? Don't leave it too late on a Sunday though as specials and other popular dishes tend to run out! Recommended

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Nuneaton, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Stumbled on this pub whilst walking & went in for a bite 2 eat & a beer liked the place & thought we would try an evening which we did & enjoyed th experience. The restaurant was small, but unlike some of the other reviews, I felt it gave it the small & friendly feel. The food was some of... More 

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Coventry
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015 via mobile

We had a booking of 16 adults and 3 children who were not eating. We had to pay 5 pound deposit, and when I went to pay it the young Man who was around 17, took the cash and said it was short of the 3 childrens, I explained that the children were not eating and he said they still... More 

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Nuneaton, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015 via mobile

went for family meal lights so bright asked to reduce lighted told no can do, felt like a canteen food good but no atmosphere because it was like a canteen

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Made a booking for 10 people and was told no problem. Phoned up a few days later to add one to the booking and was told my original booking was for 9 people not 10. I was then told to book for 10 or more I would need to go into the malt shovel to pay a deposit of £5... More 

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Nuneaton, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

just don't expect restaurant space! portions are huge,good specials on,car park is small,but you can park up the road on the green.Please don't use the new care home car park,as it is private and not fair on them.Sunday lunches a speciality,need to book to be sure,also xmas day etc. They can get a bit pushed in the kitchen sometimes I... More 

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Warwickshire
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31 reviews 31 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Visited this pub/restaurant with a friend recently for the first time. The restaurant is small and it was busy the evening we visited with a 60th birthday party but service was still acceptable. There is a good range of usual pub-grub dishes on the menu plus a selection of specials. I ordered the Cajun chicken with jacket potato and salad... More 

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Atherstone
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3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

after always using the malt shovel for family meals get togethers for over at least the last 20 years my dad even had his 40th birthday party there, my dad passed away 11 months ago so thought the only place to have a get together for his birthday would be the malt, i prebooked tables for 16 people and paid... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 39 Grange Road | Hartshill, Nuneaton, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Warwickshire  >  Nuneaton

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: English
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm

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