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The Huntsman

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20 The Square, Dunchurch, Rugby CV22 6NU, England
01788 811748
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Excellent food but far too much meat, which I struggled to eat. Everything was cooked to perfection and was extremely tasty. However, the selection of cooked vegetables was limited to carrots & cabbage; whilst very tasty there was much more emphasise on the various joints of meat.The salmon starter was a little disappointing as no dressing or even a wedge... More 

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Thank Gordon F
Long Lawford
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The standard of food is just amazing. The carvery is highly recommended. Just ashame the decor is so dark and very dated. It needs a revamp. The prices are high but then you get freshly prepared food throughout the menu.

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Thank Karen L
Rugby, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Actually I started going when I was a little girl with my parents and have been going ever since - some thirty years. In that time I have gone with parents, family, friends, boyfriends and than with work colleagues. The service has always been excellent, and the food is just delicious from the starters, the carvery is the best I've... More 

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Thank Sarah U
Rugby, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A delightfully quirky restaurant layout provides a homely backdrop to simple foods cooked beautifully. They take rightful pride in walking you through the selection of meats. I say selection but they will happily pile your plate high with all of them before you've had a chance to survey the huge beef, pork and turkey, homemade sausages, crackling, smoked turkey +... More 

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Thank Christopher D
Rugby
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Been going here for a number of years and never disappoints. Traditional sunday style carvey like you remember as a kid.

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Thank Haydn1966
Rugby, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

If you want quality - if you want to impress - the the Huntsman is where to go. Good ambiance. Excellent service. Tip-top!

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Thank Bob A
coventry
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Just had the best Sunday dinner ever here, there was 4 of us we all had a different starter each, and all 4 looked amazing, we all said they tasted great too, the carvery was fantastic, nicest Sunday dinner I have ever eaten, we were all too full for pudding so we had a slice of gateaux or cheesecake each... More 

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1 Thank CoventryJodie
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

I went here with my husband for the three course meal and we were not disappointed. The staff were great and friendly and the place has a pleasant atmosphere. The carvery was beautiful. The only thing we were not keen on was the pudding as it didn't seem fresh but otherwise a lovely meal. We will be returning!

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1 Thank Elsa1985
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

we visited for a wedding anniversary on a Thursday. since it was in the week you could choose 1 2 or 3 courses. I went for all 3. The pate to start is delicious and comes with enough toast. The carvery I chose beef and Turkey (this was so nice it melted in your mouth) and filled my plate with... More 

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Thank Mandy B
Rugby, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food as always. Only issue i fimd is that you have to have the set 3 courses. Would be nice to have the option of just the carvery.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$36 - $40
Cuisine
British, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children, Business meetings, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 The Square, Dunchurch, Rugby CV22 6NU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Warwickshire  >  Rugby  >  Dunchurch
  • Phone Number: 01788 811748

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