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The Sarah Mansfield Country Inn

Certificate of Excellence
Bar, British, Pub
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Main Street, Rugby CV23 0SH, England
+44 1455 553133
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Rugby, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Had a warm welcoming & were shown to our table which we had pre-booked which is highly recommended to do. Good range of drinks which were brought to the table. There is a good range of food & very reasonably priced for the quality of food. Service was good & there wasn't too long an wait for the food from... More 

Thank Bryan P
Lutterworth, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I visited the Sarah Mansfield on the recommendation of my husbands boss. We were greeted at the door by a wonderful lady whom made us extremely welcome and managed to fit us in the "snug" area. The menus were brought to our table straight away which is very unusual for us. The menu is exceptional with a... More 

2 Thank macholc24756583
Warwickshire, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We visited this pub for the first time as it was my son's 18th Birthday. We were seated near the main entrance and we not impressed with no welcome on arrival. After ordering the drinks we mentioned it was my son's 18th and we were here to celebrate. This did not mean a thing to the waitress, When we ordered... More 

1 Thank JB50W
Sarah M, Manager at The Sarah Mansfield Country Inn, responded to this review

Having read your review I am sorry you felt the need to write this. I am intrigued by your review as I was unaware of any complaints of this nature, our waiting staff do check on the tables a little while after food is brought to the table in an effort to alleviate any problems that may arise. As to... More 

Rugby, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

First visit to this pub on a recommendation. Well worth a visit, generous portions, good service by friendly attentive staff. Good selection of ales. We will recommend and return.

Thank Simplyjim0
Rugby, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016

Friendly staff good service ,nice atmosphere , let down by the main event, the food. Have to agree with previous punter ... food was greasy and deep fat fryer oil needs changing! Duck stir fry was not good. This place could be so much better just get the simple things right....

Thank Ed D
Nuneaton, United Kingdom
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128 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016

Have visited a few times before, still a great experience, we called for lunch on Saturday, good selection of steaks,etc. Good wine list. Service very good, I had the "sizzler" mixed grill, had a job to finish, so much meat.Basically a nice old style pub, set in a small village ,Willey, just off the A5 at Bitterswell, good car parking,... More 

Thank AmigoWarwickshire
Nuneaton, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016

We go to the Sarah Mansfield 4 or 5 times a year as we usually get a reasonable meal at a fair price, unfortunately we were let down this time I ordered beef and prawn sizzler, and my wife ordered a Duck sizzler, my dish was some what oily, but my wife's was awash with oil and some of the... More 

1 Thank woody N
Rugby, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

had a family meal here recently all meals were served hot and well cooked. good traditional pub food in a pleasant country atmosphere. portions can be quite large, but well worth a visit.

Thank WendyFaccini
Coventry, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2016

Situated out in the country at Willey, this is a pleasant pub serving good quality, well cooked meals. Traditional pub meals were to be found on the extensive main Menu or a Lunch-time one; but what I found really different was the choice of accompaniments offered with our meals. My wife had Hunter's Chicken; a good size portion offered with... More 

Thank Beppo870
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2016 via mobile

4 friends ate her on Wednesday night The Chicken fajitas were inedible. They were far too highly spiced and salty. The Chicken Thai Curry was so bland. I am still suffering from diarrhea which started when l got home. My other friends had upset stomachs and a bad night. I phoned the pub as l felt they should know. They... More 

Thank Iandless
Sarah M, Owner at The Sarah Mansfield Country Inn, responded to this review

I am sorry that you did not enjoy your meals with us. This particular night we were very busy as we usually are, but had staff off ill. We serve a lot of fajitas and get good comments about them as with the Thai curry. We have been here for ten years and have never had a problem of customers... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Rugby CV23 0SH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Warwickshire  >  Rugby
  • Phone Number: +44 1455 553133

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