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Cottage of Content

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Carey HR2 6NG, England
01432 840242
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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful location, beautiful garden, lovely olde-worlde inside, polite attentive staff, good atmosphere, great beer, lovely wine. The lamb dish was sublime - I think I can say that it was the tastiest dish I have ever eaten. My partner had the chicken which was delicious too. While we sat in the front beer garden we couldn't think of a better... More 

Thank Ginette P
Dinas Powys, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were at the a cottage today for part of my 40th birthday celebrations. The restaurant setting and building are lovely, very cute inside. But the food was even better. I had a pork belly meal and was so glad I chose it - genuinely the best meal I've eaten out in I don't know how long. Just perfect. Touches... More 

Thank ZPWales
Gloucester, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This olde worlde pub was spotlessly clean and set in idyllic surroundings. It started off with a wait for our first drinks and when they came the order was wrong. The evening menu was different which i like but my father likes plainer food. if you are looking for pub grub like fish and chips,pie and mash this is not... More 

1 Thank alison s
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went for a family Sunday lunch and I have to say it's the best lunch around for miles. The choice is great especially for vegetarians (can double up on veggie starter or have main course). We were made to feel very welcome including our two young children. The staff were great and nothing was too much trouble. The food... More 

Thank Chris S
Hereford, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was taken here by my partner for a surprise birthday meal..... And wow what a surprise for us both.... It was fantastic!!!! The staff were really helpful and friendly and we were made to feel really welcome. The restaurant was busy but not overcrowded. We had the sharing platter as a starter... This was sensational. The mixture of flavours... More 

Thank Twiglet007
Wrexham, United Kingdom
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255 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 146 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

4 of us called in for lunch and we sat outside on a lovely day. There was a long queue to order your food from the bar, and then an hour wait for it to arrive! However the food was worth waiting for - 2 x ham,egg & chips, a ploughman's and fish/chips - they were all delicious. Just don't... More 

Thank toby187
Barry, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed an excellent meal here whilst on holiday. We came for a coffee at noon and liked the look of this quaint pub in the tiny village of Carey. I had the most amazing cottage chocolate with my coffee, a square of gooey chocolate brownie and the children loved their cookies! So we decided to book for dinner and... More 

Thank Anna P
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26 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had booked which I was pleased about as they were very busy this particular Sunday. Most people sat outside, there was a choice to do that, we preferred inside as is such a lovely setting with exposed beams and fire places. Sardines to start, roast Hereford beef with Yorkies the size I have never seen before. Delicious desserts too.... More 

Thank tracybA5361ZM
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food was delicious, service was friendly and helpful. Was very welcomed after a bad experience at the New Harp Inn down the road. Would definitely eat here again abs recommend to friends.

Thank MrSGouldie
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A very good experience with friends for a Sunday lunch, food and drinks lovely. Staff were very helpful and enjoyed a joke or two. Would recommend it.

Thank Steve M

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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
    4.5 of 5 stars
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Families with children, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carey HR2 6NG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Herefordshire  >  Carey
  • Phone Number: 01432 840242

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