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Kings Head Hotel Restaurant

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British, Pub, French, Bar, European, Gastropub
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8 High Street, Ross-on-Wye HR9 5HL, England
01989 763 174
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Exeter, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We have been visiting Ross on Wye for several years but had never ventured into the Kings Head before. Being slightly out of the main drag we had always missed it somehow. This year we had a little peep through the windows and one of our party decided they wanted "a ploughmans", so once our business was done we headed... More 

Thank davidstevenson2014
Herefordshire, United Kingdom
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139 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had booked a table of 12 for a birthday celebration, the staff were very organised and the meal was also really nice. I had the sea bass which was spot on and everyone else seemed to enjoy their meals around me. I would recommend a visit when in the area. Being local I will return also credit to the... More 

Thank Mark W
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49 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice bar area that dog friendly. Comfy sofas and chairs to huddle round fire in. Lots of beers to choose from but slightly on the expensive side.

Thank MarkandSamWestwood
Tonbridge, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Delicious food ample portions. I thoroughly recommend the sharing plate of antipasti...yum ! The staff were very friendly and Offered good service

Thank jepps2015
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2016

What a wonderful hotel, very comfortable and friendly. Fantastic food highly recommend staying there.

Thank Anthony J
Milford Haven, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2016

My daughter and I were travelling from Wales to Birmingham and chose to stop halfway for a meal. Lovely old building which I am sure has a lot of history, however our main concern was to "refuel" before hitting the city! We were seated straight away and served with our drinks without delay. Our first course, which was a sharing... More 

Thank Rashaaqa
Darwen, United Kingdom
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127 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2016

The King’s Head is a lovely place to stay and If you’ve never been before, it’s worth knowing that it is tucked away on the street that runs behind Ross-on-Wye’s ancient Market House. The car park is through a narrow archway just after the pub. Once inside, the nicest room is the old King’s Bar overlooking the High Street at... More 

Thank Steve_W_Darwen
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stopped here for an evening meal. The building is lovely and so full of character, we loved relaxing in the quiet bar area full of books and cozy chairs before our meal. Our meals would have to have mixed reviews as I personally loved mine but my husband didnt like his. I had the hake with... More 

Thank FlashlightHonesty
Long Melford, United Kingdom
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123 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2016

The Kings Head in Ross on Wye is like moving back into history. It is not an over-elaborate inn, but the owners and the staff make it a pleasure to be there. The historic atmosphere is practically palpable. It is very near the shopping centre, the River Wye and not far away is the book-lovers' haven Hay on Wye. Symonds... More 

Thank irenefox
Glossop, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016

We visited the Kings Head for an evening meal. They were very busy, but the excellent staff found us a table after a short wait. Both our meals were excellent in presentation and quality. The staff even though very busy were fist class and pleasant.

Thank John B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$12 - $21
British, Pub, French, Bar, European, Gastropub
Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar scene, Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 High Street, Ross-on-Wye HR9 5HL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Herefordshire  >  Ross-on-Wye
  • Phone Number: 01989 763 174
  • This restaurant is at The King's Head Hotel

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?