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Pen & Parchment

Bridgefoot | Right next to the tourist information centre, Opposite the Bancroft Gardens & Royal Shakespeare Theatre., Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6YY, England
+44 1789 297697
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Overview
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good41%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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“sunday roast” (13 reviews)
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Open Now
8:00 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Bridgefoot | Right next to the tourist information centre, Opposite the Bancroft Gardens & Royal Shakespeare Theatre., Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6YY, England
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161 - 170 of 616 reviews

Reviewed August 11, 2016 via mobile

Excellent pub food reasonably priced with a nice selection. Lovely to sit outside. Staff very friendly and free activities for kids.

Thank durham05
andytr999, General Manager at Pen & Parchment, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2016

e are glad you enjoyed our little pub and hope you'll come again?

Reviewed August 11, 2016

We came here for a drink initially and ended up having a sharing board. We sat outside at the front but found it too noisy to talk - the traffic was a bit horrendous. This is no fault of the pub, but if youre looking...More

Thank Phil D
andytr999, General Manager at Pen & Parchment, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2016

The traffic is much lighter in the evening thankfully, and thanks for your review.

Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

Lovely food at a very reasonable price, friendly staff very accommodating. Service is good. Very popular, so always busy. Shall definitely be returning on my next visit to Strattford

Thank 438karlae
andytr999, General Manager at Pen & Parchment, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2016

..and we look forward to your next visit, thanks for a great review!

Reviewed August 9, 2016

We gravitated back here after each trip we went on. The staff were lovely and it's cheaper than most of the other pubs in Stratford. It has a great seating area at the front where you can see the world go by and you are...More

Thank Brenda D
andytr999, General Manager at Pen & Parchment, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2016

Thanks for your great review, watch this space for our new hotel bedrooms being built later this year!

Reviewed August 9, 2016 via mobile

We ate a lovely meal inside the pub on a rather chilly August day, we had a late lunch. There was. Long queue and several people waiting to order after us left. We were the told food would take 45 minutes and were pleasantly surprised...More

Thank Handypan
andytr999, General Manager at Pen & Parchment, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2016

We are glad you enjoyed your visit and your kind feedback is most welcome, thank-you!

Reviewed August 8, 2016

What a lovely day to visit Stratford upon Avon with 60/60 Coaches of Merthyr Tydfil. We decided to try here, as we could sit outside in the sunshine. The staff were very helpful and friendly too. Extremely good value for money. I had steak and...More

Thank Janie564b
andytr999, General Manager at Pen & Parchment, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2016

Thanks for taking the time to leave such a great review and we hope you'll pop and see us again next time you visit Stratford Upon Avon.

Reviewed August 7, 2016 via mobile

Stratford-Upon-Avon is 2+ hours from London, so you won't want to waste time looking for a place to have lunch when you arrive. Let me help you, just eat here. If you know what to expect, you'll agree it merits receiving 5 Stars. So here's...More

Thank tabestravels
andytr999, General Manager at Pen & Parchment, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2016

We are famous for our fish and chips from our reviews and we are thrilled you enjoyed them too!

Reviewed August 5, 2016

Popped in for a drink and snack, ended up having Chilli and Rice...but the rice was wild rice and was cooked to perfection, really really tasty and all for £4.99! Bargain! My hubby just had a pudding, homemade apple pie and custard for under £3!...More

Thank janie_iles
andytr999, General Manager at Pen & Parchment, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2016

We pride ourselves on great quality and value and your kind review let's us know we are getting it right, thank you!

Reviewed August 4, 2016

Lovely pub by the river with outside area to eat as well as inside. A very busy place so get there early or book. Lunch was as ever of a really good standard and served quickly. The staff are friendly and helpful.

Thank Bluexandee
andytr999, General Manager at Pen & Parchment, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2016

We will be sure to pass your comments on to the team, and thanks for your great review.

Reviewed August 4, 2016

I have such fond memories of eating in here, we visit every time we are in Stratford. their beef and ale stew is absolutely delicious!! The interior decoration is so lovely and it's a lovely place to pass a couple of hours, it has a...More

Thank WispyFairyWings
andytr999, General Manager at Pen & Parchment, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2016

Thanks, we are glad you enjoyed your visit.

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Dogs are very welcome in the bar area, we also have bowls for water 🐶
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$5 - $19
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bridgefoot | Right next to the tourist information centre, Opposite the Bancroft Gardens & Royal Shakespeare Theatre., Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6YY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Warwickshire  >  Stratford-upon-Avon
  • Phone Number: +44 1789 297697
  • E-mail
Description
Traditional British Pub and Hotel offering a range of great value meals to choice steaks, snacks and sandwiches! 4 Cask Ales available at all times, fabulous wines and a great selection of soft drinks and coffees! Great range of children's meals also available. Friendly service in a warm and cosy environment, and great outside seating for the sunshine times!
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