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The Pilot Inn

$$ - $$$, British,
Sellars Road | Hardwicke, Gloucester GL2 4QD, England
+44 1452 690807
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good19%
  • Average15%
  • Poor19%
  • Terrible17%
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Open Now
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Bar, British, Pub
$$ - $$$
Sellars Road | Hardwicke, Gloucester GL2 4QD, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The Pilot has the potential to be one is those little gems. On the banks of the canal, it’s the perfect place to relax and enjoy an afternoon beer while watching the wildlife and boats go by. The pub it’s self is clean, nicely decorated...More

1  Thank kaced
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been to the Pilot many times over the last 20 years or so, so having been away for a while abroad and being in the area we decided to return for lunch. The location can not change, overlooking the Gloucester and Sharpness canal...More

Thank Gordon F
Reviewed July 10, 2018

We have visited The Pilot on and off for many years and this time popped in for drinks on a sunny afternoon with family and our dog and was pleased to find that the large garden had plenty of shade and a new kids play...More

Thank SnowyywonS
Reviewed July 5, 2018

We have lived within walking distance of the Pilot since the Millenium. It has a chequered history of ups and downs and never quite established itself as a local establishment that attracts a wider clientele. We have frequented on and off since 2000 but it...More

Thank Kev M
Rika T, Owner at The Pilot Inn, responded to this reviewResponded July 6, 2018

Thank you so much for your positive review. Your kind words are an encouragement in our continuous efforts and ongoing commitment to improvements. We hope that you will continue to enjoy your experience at our pub with every future visit.

Reviewed June 28, 2018

Warm and welcoming. Good atmosphere. Wonderful canal side location. Staff are welcoming and attentive. The new owner is always friendly and will quite happily spare 5 minutes if customers are having any issues or wanting to express compliments. Food is reasonably priced and comes with...More

Thank DemonTom360
Reviewed June 28, 2018

We used to be frequent visitors to The Pilot and having moved back to nearby Sellars Bridge were looking forward to it being our local again.We have a family lunch treat coming up but having read Snoopy Lou's review were very surprised to read that...More

1  Thank l_hoather
Rika T, Owner at The Pilot Inn, responded to this reviewResponded June 29, 2018

Thank you so much for your kind words and appreciation of your efforts! This is such an uplifting review and I would most definitely like to thank you in person on your next visit to our pub!

Reviewed June 16, 2018 via mobile

Great fish and chips and a really tasty curry sauce and chips! Good range of beers lagers and ciders and a great garden for the children to play in. Free and easy WiFi!

Thank antony f
Reviewed June 10, 2018 via mobile

Visited this pub on Friday lunchtime with a friend and was absolutely appalled how awful it was. The food was very poor quality and the place is filthy. The sofas we sat on were all split and should have been thrown out a long time...More

Thank snoopylou22
Rika T, Owner at The Pilot Inn, responded to this reviewResponded June 12, 2018

Actually, I strongly disagree with you, it's a lovely pub and with hard work, dedication and a lot of love, we are putting in a lot of effort to make improvements. The pub is old and the furniture came with it, so yes, it's well-worn....More

Reviewed June 8, 2018 via mobile

Quick service considering how busy it is. Food ordered came quickly. Quality food I had the veg curry couldn't complain very flavorsum.good size had a side of sweet potato frie lovely not greecy. Good atmosphere lovely friendly staff good selection of drinks really enjoyed myself...More

1  Thank Davyd H
Reviewed June 1, 2018

I first went to The Pilot in ~ 2013 and thoroughly enjoyed. I returned 2015, when the were new owners and a different style of food - and was not impressed. So I return now to see if the latest changes have improved things. They...More

Thank Ian B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $19
Bar, British, Pub
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children, Bar scene, Scenic view
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sellars Road | Hardwicke, Gloucester GL2 4QD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cotswolds  >  Gloucester
  • Phone Number: +44 1452 690807
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