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The Lord Clifden

$$ - $$$, British,
34 Great Hampton Street | Hockley, Birmingham B18 6AA, England
+44 121 523 7515
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“sunday roast” (30 reviews)
“burger” (43 reviews)
“faggots” (6 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
34 Great Hampton Street | Hockley, Birmingham B18 6AA, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just been with the family and had an amazing Sunday dinner . We just wanted a no fuss Sunday dinner that’s what we got . Massive portions, excellent quality food and value for money . The staff gave excellent friendly service and we would definitely...More

Thank IanTWolverhampton
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great pub with a super beer garden. The choice of beers is massive. There is also a good range of pub grub and snacks which were served quickly and hot, try the fish finger sandwich. Pleasant and efficient staff as well.

Thank Nigel133
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited for family Sunday Lunch. Good choices on menu and reasonable price with massive servings. Veg not quite up to standard tho - I like mine al dente but the carrots were definitely crunchy and roast potatoes nothing t write home about. However, portion size...More

Thank anniestt
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Would highly recommend this place went here on Sunday with a friend and had one of the roasts, was absolutely delicious! Will defiantly be returning.

Thank rita8682
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great atmosphere, friendly staff, and a decent selection at the bar. Would highly recommend for a casual pint, the food menu is very strong too. I highly recommend the Sunday roasts!

Thank Tim L
Chris W, Front Office Manager at The Lord Clifden, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Tim, Many thanks for the review & comments on the pub. Really appreciate the feedback on the beers, food, staff, service & the atmosphere too. Hope to see you again soon for more casual pints & a plate! Cheers

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Decent pub in Birmingham’s famous Jewellery Quarter. It’s probably a fifteen to twenty minute walk from the city centre or a five minute walk from the Metro (tram) station that can be caught at a handful of venues centrally including outside New St station. The...More

Thank lonzie
Chris W, Front Office Manager at The Lord Clifden, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Morning Lonzie, Cheers for the feedback following your visit to us at The Lord Clifden & for the kind words too. Interested to find out more re door charges & IF you were charged or not? If so, could you please send us details to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nine off were served quickly and in a friendly way. All drinks spot on including the real ale and various gins tried also.

Thank Brian M
Chris W, Front Office Manager at The Lord Clifden, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Many thanks Brian for the glowing review & very pleased to hear the efficiency & friendliness of the staff whilst on your visit. Will pass the comments onto the team & we hope we'll see you again soon. Kindest regards

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Quiz Night: Thursday Host: Stoo Entry Fee: £2 per person Prizes: Cash prize (£75 to £100 on the nights we visited) This is a speed quizzing smartphone quiz so there's no pens and paper involved. More importantly there's no cheating. There are four rounds of...More

Thank Pub_Quiz_Guy
Reviewed September 3, 2018

Called in here for a Saturday lunchtime pint and sat in the quirky beer garden with it's 6 big screen televisions. As i said we only had time for a quick pint but there was a great choice of ales and ciders and the food...More

1  Thank steve w
Chris W, Public Relations Manager at The Lord Clifden, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Afternoon Steve, Many thanks for taking the time to leave us a review following your first visit to us at The Lord Clifden & we're glad you enjoyed it. Appreciate the comments on ales & cider. We stock 4 guest ales on rotation to keep...More

Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

Out for a quick lunch, had a pint in the back garden to start with. Only downside was the plastic cups when everyone around us were drinking from proper glasses. Headed back in side, I had the New Yorker burger which was massive and very...More

Thank J0M78
Chris W, Public Relations Manager at The Lord Clifden, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hi J0M78 Cheers for the review & kind words following your visit to us. Plastic glasses - we only serve these on the outside bar or if we have run out inside. Food - thank you very much & glad you enjoyed your burger &...More

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not sure, it has a large outdoor bar area
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$4 - $26
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, Brunch, Lunch, Breakfast, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups, Special occasions, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34 Great Hampton Street | Hockley, Birmingham B18 6AA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Birmingham
  • Phone Number: +44 121 523 7515
  • E-mail
The Lord Clifden (UAB) is a true free house with a difference. Situated in the Jewellery Quarter, we are highlighted in both the CAMRA Good Beer Guide 2015 and the Good Pub Guide. In the last 3 years, we've received 5 Observer Monthly food awards; 2012 national runner up in the Observer Monthly food awards and regional winner for the Midlands. 2013 We repeated the success with another 2 'runners up' awards: 'Best Place to Drink' and 'Best Sunday Lunch' 2014 regional runners up for 'Best Place to Drink' & Best Sunday Lunch' In 2014, we were awarded 'Best Community Pub' for the West Midlands & Wales region in the Great British Pub Awards.
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