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Lightwood Tavern

Bar, British, Pub
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581 Lightwood Road, Longton, Stoke-on-Trent ST3 7EL, England
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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

Lovely food and staff. Nutrition it all for me they have live music groups too. Hollywood Nites were on last Saturday and they really brought the house down. Good for the bar takings .x

Thank gussey2015
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26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2016 via mobile

Called for dinner and we were not disappointed, food was lovely, staff were very welcoming. Will definitely be returning.

Thank loobyloo40
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2015 via mobile

Not good at all frozen mushrooms with no salard and the breadcrumbs was hard had to use my fingers to pick them up ... the main was sausage n mash and I couldn't eat all of it it was dry and horrible

Thank Lisa R
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25 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2015

my food a wrap had to be sent back twice as it was cold. 12 people eating we booked a month in advance food came out at diffrent times was poor standard of food under cooked chips pasta bake was like mush in a bowl, when my wrap came out for the 3rd time i asked for my money back... More 

Thank Mathew P
West Midlands, United Kingdom
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100 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2015 via mobile

We've been here a few times but more so for a drink. Nice change , some familier faces,good atmosphere and decent food. Would return but maybe just for a drink

Thank Grant E
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Busy place to eat so not relaxing. Food was run of the mill average pub food. Cheap and cheerful food not great. Won't b back

Thank Philip Russell B
United Kingdom
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296 reviews
175 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

Service is always prompt and cheerful, perfect if you're in a hurry Not fine dining, it does what it says on the tin, so to speak ....

Thank 78Pam
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 via mobile

Visited with the family for tea today and was extremely disappointed, id been told how nice it was but it was slightly disasterous from start to finish. The food was ok but the service was awful my main course was wrong but I was offered a replacement but I wouldn't of eaten the same time as my family. Desert was... More 

Thank Jocon1
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 via mobile

Was recommended here by a friend who lives near n said it has been taken over by a new manager. Was very impressed with the food n service will defo be going back there and will recommend it to others.

1 Thank shuffs1980
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015 via mobile

Had a really nice steak with chips it was done med rare and they got it spot i will be returning soon and staff were very welcoming

1 Thank Fjucji

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    3 of 5 stars
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
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Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 581 Lightwood Road, Longton, Stoke-on-Trent ST3 7EL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Stoke-on-Trent  >  Longton
  • Phone Number: 01782315320

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