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The Loughpool

Grove Common, Sellack, Ross-on-Wye HR9 6LX, England
+44 1989 730888
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
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Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Grove Common, Sellack, Ross-on-Wye HR9 6LX, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We had an amazing meal, focusing mainly on fish dishes – much better, and a third of the price, than the meal we ate last week at a Rick Stein restaurant. Even a simple ice cream dessert was beautifully presented in a shortbread tuile. Accomplished,...More

Thank Ottomania
Reviewed 4 days ago

We had a great meal here. It is a little off the beaten track along narrow roads, but well worth the drive. Particularly good range of fish dishes.

Thank TJCLeicester
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed a lovely meal here to celebrate our silver wedding anniversary and really couldn’t fault it. Atmosphere is very relaxed and staff friendly. The food was excellent: smoked salmon starter with cod & chorizo quail scotch eggs was perfect - the latter cooked to...More

1  Thank Fiona T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely atmosphere, great service, would be good to have a choice of vegetarian and at least one vegan option.

1  Thank Ciara D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you all at the Lough Pool for an amazing Sunday lunch. We have been visiting on a Friday evening and have NEVER been disappointed . The ever changing special board is always seasonable and delicious . We even take our very special little dog....More

1  Thank Felicity-Anne1
Reviewed April 15, 2018

We celebrated my aunt's 80th birthday here and the picturesque half timbered low-ceilinged Herefordshire pub was enchanting right from the moment we parked under the magnolia trees coming into blossom. Inside the pub is clean and full of ancient character. We were served very promptly....More

1  Thank Judy A
Reviewed April 12, 2018

Having been away for a couple of months we were beginning to suffer withdrawal symptoms from not being able to dine at The Loughpool. we couldnt face another night being in "cold turkey." Already beginning to shake and running out of diazepam we felt we...More

2  Thank dougskeggs
Reviewed April 4, 2018

We have eaten at this restaurant now on a couple of occasions and I have to say we have not been disappointed. The Sunday lunches are excellent, there is a great choice, they even have lamb on the menu which is very unusual and there...More

Thank Yvonne W
Reviewed April 2, 2018

This is a very popular country pub with good food and service as far as we have always experienced. Unfortunately Easter Sunday was less than satisfactory on the food front. The number of diners over the lunch period was obviously on overload. The usual rare...More

4  Thank chevynet
Toto19, Owner at The Loughpool, responded to this reviewResponded April 4, 2018

I'm sorry you felt your experience on easter sunday was not up to standard. It was very busy but no more so than any other Sunday - the amount of covers were around the same as usual. We have never and will never play the...More

Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

Ate here as were recommend by hosts we were staying with. Nice atmosphere and friendly staff with good service. We had good food, presented nicely and hot.

Thank susie144
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Business meetings, Scenic view, Kids, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Grove Common, Sellack, Ross-on-Wye HR9 6LX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Herefordshire  >  Ross-on-Wye  >  Sellack
  • Phone Number: +44 1989 730888
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The restaurant offers diners a tasty seasonal menu of the best British cuisine and we can cater for intimate dinners or parties. Our produce is fresh and locally sourced and cooked by Paul for your enjoyment. We offer local ales and cider or choose from our specially selected wine list. In the summer why not enjoy alfresco dining in our garden surrounded by the spectacular Herefordshire countryside. Set in the beautiful rural Herefordshire countryside (an oasis for walkers!) The Loughpool is easily accessible from Ross-on-Wye or Hereford and offers plenty of parking. Well behaved children and dogs are always welcome...
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