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The Almanack

) #12 of 50 Restaurants in Kenilworth $$ - $$$ , , British
Abbey End, Kenilworth CV8 1QJ, England
+44 1926 353637
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good28%
  • Average19%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
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8:00 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
Gastropub, Bar, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Abbey End, Kenilworth CV8 1QJ, England
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181 - 190 of 699 reviews

Reviewed February 29, 2016

Superb food and friendly, informative service. Wholeheartedly recommended, and I'll certainly be returning again at some point!

1  Thank Chris W
Reviewed February 28, 2016 via mobile

This is a great restaurant to come to on a weekend family occasion. It is children friendly. In the week it is a very trendy cocktail/restaurant where the young of kenilworth hang out before going clubbing. Also if you come in the morning for a...More

1  Thank Rakesh S
Reviewed February 25, 2016

The service here is pretty good, we had no complaints whatsoever with that. Sadly, we found the food to be pretty average. Two of our diners were vegetarian, and there is very little at all on the menu that is suitable for vegetarians. I was...More

1  Thank jabunniii
Reviewed February 25, 2016 via mobile

We had a really enjoyable afternoon at the Almanack on Sunday. Great food, great service. The staff could really not have been more helpful.

1  Thank Dominic1771
Reviewed February 24, 2016 via mobile

Out for a light snack on a Sunday afternoon after being at a public discourse in our local Kingdom hall we stopped here car parking was public but FREE. Lively atmosphere with a Tapas feel., No rush No issues just relaxing. At first we thought...More

1  Thank Alan F
Reviewed February 23, 2016

This is not fine dining but it is tasty, well presented food which we really enjoyed on a Thursday lunchtime. The menu is nicely varied and the lunchtime special is very good value. Décor, ambience and service all contributed to an enjoyable experience.

1  Thank Dramaqueen1907
Reviewed February 22, 2016

Really helpful, friendly service with suggestions re meal and side orders. Lamb cassoulet was an excellent choice. Visited mid week and the atmosphere was pleasant - not too noisy but a "comfortable " buzz. Staff were attentive wothout being too much "in our face[s]" Thank...More

Thank Drag0nbird
Reviewed February 21, 2016

We went on a busy Sunday without reservation and therefore only just about got a space in the seat-yourself bar area. It has a very nice atmosphere but it all feels very hipster. This place would fit better in London's Shoreditch (I assume there people...More

Thank Holger D
Reviewed February 18, 2016

You'll have to pre book your table though its not always the case, but if you want to ensure that you get to experience a tremendous evening... book the table. Friday night was fish and fizz night....OMG...the fish is to die for! The girls passed...More

1  Thank Srin B
Reviewed February 18, 2016 via mobile

Would definitely recommend to people and I hope I get the chance to revisit next year or sooner if in the area

Thank John C
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Sam H
Really sorry to here you had a poor experience with us at The Almanack. Certainly sounds like there was a problem somewhere! I want to rectify this for you, will send a message to you. Thanks Sam
July 28, 2015|
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Response from karen o | Reviewed this property |
Yes I had a bad experience here. Bad service food not good had took my 20 year old son for lunch as a treat very disappointed with food and think we were forgotten about. When the food finally came it was very poor won't... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Wine and Beer
Good for
Bar scene, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Abbey End, Kenilworth CV8 1QJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Warwickshire  >  Kenilworth
  • Phone Number: +44 1926 353637
  • E-mail
The Almanack is a modern British gastropub in the heart of Kenilworth, between Abbey Fields & the High Street. We serve high quality fresh seasonal food & great beers, wines & spirits all at pub prices. Open all day, seven days a week, serving breakfast, coffee & cake, lunch, drinks & dinner, we aim to be Kenilworth’s favourite “local”.
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