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The Stables Pub & Dining

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Special occasions, Large groups, Bar scene, Business meetings

Location and contact

About
Serving local home cooked food Local real ales Plated Sunday roast from £9.90 Ample parking at rear Daily specials board Beer Garden & patio Buffet menu available for private functions Area available for private hire Small portions menu available
PRICE RANGE
$10 - $25
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
FEATURES
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 1 week ago

First visit, lovely food, friendly staff and waitress, nice atmosphere. Will definitely come again. Thank you.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Sarah A
Stables18, Owner at The Stables Pub & Dining, responded to this reviewResponded today

Dear Sarah Thanks for leaving such a wonderful review of The Stables, Cowley. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your experience. Thanks for your kind words and we look forward to seeing you again soon The Stables Cowley

Reviewed 1 week ago

Average food, A family meal spoiled by rude staff.I Will not be returning and definitely would not recommend this pub.More

Date of visit: June 2019
1  Thank Stanleyjrt
Stables18, Owner at The Stables Pub & Dining, responded to this reviewResponded today

Dear Stanleyjrt Thank you for your review. As per Stanbury (Same Party) I'm sorry we did not meet your expectations this time, We are sorry if you thought our manager was rude, however, he listened to your concerns and as a gesture of goodwill charged...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The Stables has always been one of my favourite places to eat. Last night, the waitress service was mediocre at best. There is nothing more off putting than a miserable faced waitress demonstrating little interest in whether your meal was o.k......we had to go up...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Mayturner1
Stables18, Owner at The Stables Pub & Dining, responded to this reviewResponded today

Dear Mayturner1 Thank you for your review, I'm sorry we did not meet your expectations this time, i note that this has been one of your favourite places to eat but to date sadly you have not posted any positive reviews from any of these...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked a large group booking for over 20 people. We had to pre order food. Unfortunately 2 people couldn’t make it and we tried several times to cancel them from the booking but no one from the stables answered the phone. We turn up...More

Date of visit: June 2019
3  Thank Stanbury1982
Stables18, Owner at The Stables Pub & Dining, responded to this reviewResponded today

Dear Stanbury Thank you for your review. I'm sorry we did not meet your expectations this time, In response to the review you said that you tried to contact us several times on the day!!! Either our telephone was answered or it diverts direct to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Six of us came today for lunch. The food was delicious but the service was poor. We had booked for 1330 and arrived 10 minutes early. It was not busy but no one took our order until 1350. We all ordered from the specials board...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Claireee11
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

22 of us descended upon the Stables for a birthday meal on Saturday night. We weren't disappointed! Proactive contact in the week to take our pre-order, and a warm welcome on arrival. The tables were organised well with a couple of gaps, meaning everyone could...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank 904SteveB904
Stables18, Owner at The Stables Pub & Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Steve Thanks for leaving such a wonderful review of The Stables, Cowley. If there was one review that highlights what we try to achieve on a daily basis than this is it. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your experience. Thanks for your kind...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We book for lunch good job as it was busy. Not having been there in many years and thinking we were hungry we had roast with pigs in blankets and extra roast potatoes, it was too much, the portions were generous, nice selection of veg...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank dolores1066
Stables18, Owner at The Stables Pub & Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Mark Thanks for leaving a review of The Stables, Cowley. We are sorry that the roast potatoes did not reach your expectations, however, we are pleased that the side portion was more to your liking. Yes the server should have offered you a discount...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great food, at a reasonable price. Easy to get to, good parking facilities. Staff friendly and welcoming. Will definitely go back for more!More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank 123jo63
Stables18, Owner at The Stables Pub & Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Jo Thanks for leaving such a wonderful review of The Stables, Cowley. We are thrilled that you loved your experience. We put customer experience and satisfaction as our priority, and your review reaffirms the hard work we put in every day. Thanks for your...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really hard week, so thought best go out for dinner as ya do ! Heard some good reports about the Stable so off we went. So car park at the back of the building there is disabled parking at the front, decor is ok, nice...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Buddy54321
Stables18, Owner at The Stables Pub & Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Buddy Thanks for leaving such a wonderful review of The Stables, Cowley. We are thrilled that you loved your experience. We put customer experience and satisfaction as our priority, and your review reaffirms the hard work we put in every day. Thanks for your...More

Reviewed May 16, 2019 via mobile

Visited for a family meal, great atmosphere & service from the staff. The was superb & well cooked/presented. We recommend Fish pie this is the best I have had for a very long time. Easy to park & access. Lovely evening was hadMore

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank JoBoz100
Stables18, Owner at The Stables Pub & Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear JoBoz Thanks for leaving such a wonderful review of The Stables, Cowley. We are thrilled that you loved your experience, especially the fish pie. We put customer experience and satisfaction as our priority, and your review reaffirms the hard work we put in every...More

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Sorry I meant the pub allows dogs in the lower area
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