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The Woodman

$$ - $$$British, ,
Danford Lane, Claverley WV5 7DG, England
+44 1746 710553
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Danford Lane, Claverley WV5 7DG, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Came up from Norfolk to stay with friends in Dudley, enjoyed great meal here with friendly attentive staff. Nice atmosphere and decor. Recommended

Thank David H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In a lovely country setting with parking available. The menu had some lovely choices supported by information on how far the food has travelled, all vey local. Starters were the perfect amount in advance of the main event. I had the pork loin which melted...More

Thank hollowayholidays
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We often visit here with my in laws who are local, but made a special trip from Birmingham with friends, as this place is that good. The crab is worth the journey alone. Great food and lovely staff. If you're anywhere near, made the effort...More

Thank Charlotte C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited on Friday evening and were greeted at the door with a smile and a very nice welcome. We were shown to our table and drinks were ordered and we were left to look over the menu which had an excellent range to chose...More

Thank shane350
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Only because some times we have tried to book, but unable to get a table - a good sign, if frustrating. And you forget how good it is. Thankfully it didn't disappoint after a too-long hiatus. The Woodman is the ideal Country 'Pub' (more Restaurant)...More

Thank Tim P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have eaten here a few times now, and this is my second review as its been a while since the last one. the food was excellent on all the visits we have made. In particular the vegetarian food was very good, not often we...More

Thank buzzer1955
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the Woodman regularly over the years never fails to impress. On this occasion we were on a lovely round table which is always a good start in my eyes. The food was excellent and the staff are just great, so friendly and helpful and...More

Thank Beverley M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have been to the Woodman many times and have not been disappointed. However tonight , whilst the service good and staff friendly and helpful - the main meal had soggy/ grease laden chips which let down the rest of the meal - the cooking...More

Thank Phill E
Reviewed August 11, 2017

Went here with my friend for a mid week lunch. The lunch menu was good and I had Cajun chicken salad which was delicious. They have a good Gin Menu too. The service was happy and friendly without being intrusive. Will certainly eat there again...More

Thank Carole L
Reviewed August 2, 2017 via mobile

We went here for my daughters 16th birthday with family and weren't disappointed!! The staff couldn't do enough to accommodate our needs! Although they don't do a children's menu they were very willing to adapt anything from there main menu! The food was lovely not...More

Thank Sharon S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$24 - $88
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Danford Lane, Claverley WV5 7DG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Shropshire  >  Claverley
  • Phone Number: +44 1746 710553
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The Woodman is a gastro pub set in glorious countryside, specialising in the use of local produce. Fresh fish and shellfish feature on the menu too. You will also find a superb choice of wines and cask ales. In the summer months enjoy the lovely outdoor seating areas. We serve dinner and a competetive lunch time menu that includes fantastic sandwiches and platters to share.
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