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“A little gem”

The Coach and Horses
Ranked #18 of 114 Restaurants in Tenby
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $6 - $17
Cuisines: Thai, Pub
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Restaurant details
Good for: Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Dinner, Lunch, Delivery, Reservations, Takeout
cheshire
Level 5 Contributor
57 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
“A little gem”
Reviewed October 17, 2012

We popped in here on a Sunday night so the place (as most of Tenby) was pretty quiet.
The place is a small with a lovely traditional feel, though in the decoration there are nods to the Thai cuisine on offer alongside the more traditional pub food.
I had a lovely carbonara, hubby went for the Thai which he said was really good. I finished off with the most deliciously evil chocolate fudge cake.
We hadn't wanted too big a meal but were really pleased with the food here. Well worth a visit if you don't want to be spending a fortune

  • Visited October 2012
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Tamworth, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
“Poor service, poor food”
Reviewed October 17, 2012

Lovely location, lovely layout, really cosy and quaint. Was a poor reflection on the place as they were really busy on a Saturday lunch and massively understaffed. But still, expect better. Slow service, poor food. Dipping bread took 15 minutes, mains a further 40 minutes, waited 20 minutes to order desserts and another 20 for the bill. Was in no rush as we were on the way back to the Midlands after a 4 day break in Tenby. But no apologies or even clue as to what seemed to be going on. Even overheard the waitress slagging off the management because of not helping out and being lazy.

  • Visited October 2012
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Swansea, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Nice cosy pub”
Reviewed October 3, 2012

Visited a couple of times last weekend and have popped in on previous occasions. Lovely and cosy with a nice atmosphere. Will deffinitely call again.

  • Visited September 2012
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Wimborne Minster, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
463 reviews
215 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 298 helpful votes
“Great pub, average food”
Reviewed September 20, 2012

As others have said, this is a fairly small pub, although quite a few tables outside at the back. It is, though, a 'proper' pub with friendly and helpful staff and friendly customers - we got chatting to several. It was Saturday eveniig, so fairly crowded, but we managed to find a table as we'd arrived not long after 7 (10 minutes later there were no seats left).
We were warned that the kitchen was busy and food would take about 20 minutes, which it did, but disappointed that the starters were rather overcooked. They may well have bought in pre-prepared spring rolls, etc, though taste was OK. Mains were OK too - a decent portion and not bad tasting, but I wouldn't really call it Thai food.
Prices were very reasonable, and have given it 4 rather than 3 on that basis and for being such a friendly pub.

  • Visited September 2012
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
“Lovely Thai meal”
Reviewed September 17, 2012

Have been here a number of times and always had good food. Can be tight squeeze as old traditional cosy pub, personally prefer to some ghastly pretentious 'gastro pub' whatever one of those might be! Had Thai chicken with chilli, friend had green curry. Prompt friendly service and food excellent. Was on holiday with client with special needs forgot to order bread. No problem, nice baguette supplied free of charge. Small point but makes big difference. Highly recommended if you can squeeze in.

Visited September 2012
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