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The Spread Eagle

Watling Street | Gailey, Penkridge ST19 5PN, England
+44 1902 790212
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good31%
  • Average18%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible14%
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“cake” (12 reviews)
“fish and chips” (12 reviews)
“the pub” (53 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Watling Street | Gailey, Penkridge ST19 5PN, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited with family for a get together, the staff are friendly and welcoming. The menu has changed since my last visit and it can’t be faulted. 7 of us were eating and not a single complaint. Was looking very Christmassy with all the decorations and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ChrisW159
Reviewed 5 days ago

I last wrote a review of "The Spread" in 2015 when I was visiting UK from Spain. It was not that complimentary. I have now returned to live in England and went to The Spread again for lunch with my family. All seemed well and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank juansaponatime
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

No grumble about the food but the service left something to be desired. Pointed in a general direction when requesting a table for two and sat at one in that area which was set Ordered drinks and food then Gav came along 15 minutes later...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Lawmaster2010
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this ia s very good place to have your Lunch usually have specials plus a bar menu very easy to get to and great parking

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Herbert143
Reviewed November 7, 2018

We travelled from Bristol this morning with our friend. She needed a lift to meet up with her long time school friend (these two ladies are pensioners btw). We decided to meet at the Spread Eagle for an early lunch as the two ladies had...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Tour09395505856
Reviewed November 1, 2018 via mobile

Tried the carvery with 5 friends some of the vegetable dishes almost empty. Good amount of meat served but Found the beef tough as old boots. if it hadn’t been for the two complimentary excellent sweets it would have been a one star. Don’t think...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Peter S
Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

Sunday lunch carvery here was a total disappointment. Tasteless bland food rubber stuffing ,dry carrot discs dry boring mass produced rubbish. We will never return to eat here with so many better places to eat ,I've had better burgers at burger king. No all about...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Chris N
Reviewed October 17, 2018

This was the worst carvery I have ever tried to eat,we have been to The Spread Eagle many times and it has been getting worse.The chef looks untidy to cook food which is really basic food so it should be ok,the roast potatoes were hard...More

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank MarilynandcolinM
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

Popped in here as we were passing, and the service and food was very good, food was hot and tasteful good size portions, the deserts were also good size portions overall a great experience staff were friendly and polite, nice clean tables and surroundings I...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 143jaynej
Reviewed October 12, 2018 via mobile

Nipped in for quick lunch. Treated with absolute disdain by whom I presume to be the duty manager, Gav. Waiting staff were lovely, even when half of our food had to go back. They were working very hard whilst the duty managers stood in the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank Tabby B
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July 31, 2017|
AnswerShow all 11 answers
Response from GreatWyrleyChico | Reviewed this property |
All finished both restaurant and playarea, enjoy!
August 3, 2015|
Response from charleddy |
YES They do
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $16
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Watling Street | Gailey, Penkridge ST19 5PN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Penkridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1902 790212
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