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The Old Court Hotel

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Symonds Yat West, Ross-on-Wye HR9 6DA, England
01600 890367
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The setting is lovely which is what drew us to this place on the final day of our holiday. The food was awful, the children's pasta was too much for an adult let alone a child and it was watery and bland, and tagliatelle isn't really the easiest pasta for a child to eat. The fish fingers were large but... More 

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Herefordshire, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Being a local it's somewhere we pop occasionally for a Sunday dinner as you don't need to book. We ordered starters which came out quite quickly, however for deep fried Brie you would have expected it to be warm but it wasn't, we carried on and ate it any way but it was also over cooked. We then waited ages... More 

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Thank Mark W
Solihull, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our 2nd time visiting the Old Court Hotel, we were staying on the campsite at the end of the road in the T5 and wandered up to the restaurant. Beautiful 16th century hotel with a lovely cosy feel to it. The outside area to the rear was pretty with plenty of seating to catch some rays. Menu has a large... More 

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Thank Jo C
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

16th Century hotel set in lovely surroundings right next to campsite and the river wye. Have been here before in the past so was happy to come back again. Great choice of traditional pub dishes that are reasonably priced. Also good choice of Local ales and cidres. We would happily return in the future next time we are down this... More 

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Thank Andy B
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stumbled across this pub whilst visiting the butterfly farm, the food was served quickly and was a nice sized portion. Staff were friendly and the food was nice. We paid £40 for 1 adults and 3 children's mess and drinks which is fairly priced. Lovely gardens to sit in. Thank you

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Thank MrsLane123
Chesham, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We struggled to find anywhere to eat in Ross on wye so stopped her when driving past. Was very busy but lots of space. Good and drink was ok but nothing special. Lots of kids around. It serves it's purpose.

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Thank Abirawlins
Neath, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had an odd experience here. A group of 14 were booked in (pushed up to 15 on the night, but that wasn't a problem). As there were 4 families, we all ordered at the same time, both sets of starters came at once, good start, however, we'd ordered garlic bread to come as a starter and another one of our... More 

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Thank jamievanss
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2016

After reading so many positive reviews I was very excited for my stay here. The main communal areas are lovely, however the room I stayed in was quite small, and very unexciting. The main disappointment was with dinner - I ordered a sirloin steak. It was very average, nothing special, around the standard I would expect from a decent pub.... More 

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Thank Rob D
United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

Ate lunch and dinner here. Both meals super tasty. Amazing gravy, perfectly cooked steak. Nice choices available, good selection of ciders on tap (though could do with some more ales), big garden at the back with loads of tables and good sun trap. Walking distance to campsites etc.

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Thank Molly G
Exeter, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2016

The old Court is steeped in history and has 10 rooms with beams, the rest of the rooms are in a new annexe and are very small and featureless, but adequate. So if you are booking the cheaper rooms you will be in the annexe. The bar is delightful and has a very good menu. If you book dinner at... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
British, European, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Symonds Yat West, Ross-on-Wye HR9 6DA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Herefordshire  >  Ross-on-Wye
  • Phone Number: 01600 890367

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?