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The Artisan Bar & Grill

1-3 Ryley Street, Coventry CV1 4AJ, England
+44 24 7601 0266
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Steakhouse, Bar, British, Pub, International, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1-3 Ryley Street, Coventry CV1 4AJ, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Wonderful food, attentive extremely friendly staff, the steaks are to die for and cooked to perfection. A perfect atmosphere to relax and enjoy good company.

Thank esmeroddy
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The Artisan was a great find. Thank you TripAdvisor. I had eggplant; my fiance had hake. Both were lovely. The onion rings looked divine. They are on my list for our next visit.

Thank marilyngizelle
Reviewed 1 week ago

The steak was simply divine! I don't think I have ever eaten so well! The staff were lovely, friendly, polite and warming. I love the art works around the place! The entire place has such a beautiful old fashioned country house vibe whilst still being...More

Thank Rachel O
Reviewed 1 week ago

Really excellent food, particularly fantastic steak, in a lovely environment. I had the sirloin steak, medium rare with the Bloody Mary butter it was excellent. The house Merlot is deliciously smoky and compliments the meat very well. Excellent deserts also. Very nice ambience and delightful...More

Thank tiepolo_11
Reviewed 1 week ago

Came here mid week with my wife as we have heard good things about the place. I went with a fillet steak and my wife went with a Rump steak. Both of us really enjoyed our meals. The waitress was really helpful and could not...More

Thank 153josh
Reviewed 1 week ago

Seen good reviews, so thought we would try it out with wife and two young children. Food was fantastic, and service was great too. Although they don't have a children's menu, staff were very accommodating and split an adults Sunday roast on to two plates...More

Thank jackmoll2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Artisan is the perfect venue for a date night with your partner or evening meal with the family, both the food and service are excellent, the steak quite literally melts in your mouth and is easily the best in Coventry! The owners and staff...More

Thank katiebower93
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My partner Sam & I absolutely LOVE this place. It always seems to be our 'date night' venue. I would highly recommend the Stilton Sauce. It has to be the best steak I've ever eaten. The staff are always extremely friendly and the owner Joe...More

Thank naomihill93
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic evening last night, busy restaurant with excellent service, the ambiance was well suited and the food was second to none. Can fully recommend the Double Cheese Souffle as a starter, and then any one of the steaks with a Stilton Cream sauce. Absolutely delicious....More

Thank HannahClare90
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Took my son back to Uni on bank holiday Monday and went here for lunch. Building is nicely renovated and clean and in a good spot in the centre of the city. The burger that we had was excellent , my wife had the goats...More

Thank Alan M
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Lizzie D
Really nice food and great service thanks to Laura! Would definitely return.
December 21, 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1-3 Ryley Street, Coventry CV1 4AJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Coventry
  • Phone Number: +44 24 7601 0266
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Set in the surroundings of a Grade 2 listed building, on the doorstep of the Belgrade Plaza, the former Watchmakers is a perfect place to eat, drink and relax with friends and family complimented by wooden beams, contemporary decor and open fires. Our bar offers an extensive range of drinks, from continental beers and a detailed wine list, to classic cocktails. We provide a good quality, home cooked, affordable menu. We welcome families and a Children’s menu is available. Whether it is casual dining, relaxed drinks or that special wedding or party event, we will happily cater for all your needs.The Artisan Bar & Grill is home to The Artisan Restaurant, a dining experience not to be missed. Occupying the top floor of the building, the restaurant has been entirely refurbished reflecting the informal but quality ethos that The Artisan stands for. Making the most of the finest locally produced ingreidents, our chef has put together a menu of fusion cuisine bringing our customers the best quality dining at a reasonable price.