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The Plough Inn

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$$ - $$$
Bar, British, Pub
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High Street, Congresbury BS49 5JA, England
+44 1934 877402
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38 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Plough in Congresbury has great beer and an extensive food menu. There are always different guest beers. The pub has many interesting areas to relax typical of an old English pub.

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Thank c210609
Bristol, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 6, 2017

Been here a few times for lunch with friends after a walk and always made to feel really welcomed - they have Thatchers Dry cider which suits me and lovely real ales for the others - and as for the food - it is always plentiful, fresh and tasty - I can especially recommend the fish pie which is served... More 

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Birmingham, Alabama
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 5, 2017 via mobile

My Mum and I come here regularly for the Barnsley chops. They are beautiful. Consistently excellent every time. Lovely accompaniments of salad, chips and peas. Can't beat it. Staff always really friendly and helpful.

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Thank Linny33
Bristol, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 3, 2016 via mobile

Good value, hot and friendly service. Popped in for lunch after a nearby shopping excursion. First time in a couple of decades. Traditional, old style, proper pub with a bit of character. Beer out of hand pumps, soda drinks out of bottles, not a multi-head. A decent choice of food options. An honest review of the food, from a qualified... More 

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weston super mare
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96 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 17, 2016

Well!!! we dont get out very often at the moment, and today was a little chance to pop into Congresbury to visit a lovely country clothing shop, and perhaps have a little lunch at a small locals pub which had won Camra pub of the year 2014. Lovely little locals pub, nice log fire burning, clean, cosy and welcomming and... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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89 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 13, 2016

We stopped for lunch. Lovely building with flagstone floor. This is a pub - good ales / cider (?) with pub food. Limited lunch menu. Our food was good the salad was fresh. We ate our food and left this is a place to drink with friends not to enjoy a leisurely lunch the staff i think are used to... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016

We visited whilst staying at The Cadbury House Hotel. The welcome was warm and food of a great standard. The beefsteak pie was superb. Real ales also great. Atmosphere great too. Well done and thank you.

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Thank CathyandRob
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29 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2016 via mobile

Came along again for some lunch and ordered the delightful cheese, onion and potato pie. Accompanied with chips and the freshest salad I've had in a long time! The food here is always excellent no matter what time of day and the service is polite,efficient and friendly. Great choice of wines (reccomend the Shiraz) and Local ciders and beers, nice... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2016

I love this pub, we like to visit for lunch and we can take our dog inside too. Always receive a warm welcome. From the menu I can thoroughly recommend their T-Bone steak which is always cooked to perfection and the ham, egg and chips. Why The Plough is currently rated 9th out of 15th on places to visit in... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016

Nice local pub, decent beer selection and they do good food too. Dog freindly which is a plus, and there is a massive beer garden at the back.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Street, Congresbury BS49 5JA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Congresbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1934 877402

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