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“Beyond service”
Review of Coach and Horses

Coach and Horses
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $4 - $18
Cuisines: Spanish, British
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Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations
Description: The Coach and Horses is a traditional village pub in the picturesque village of Abbots Bromley serving traditional home cooked food. Having recently been redecorated outside including updating our large beer garden to a very tasteful standard it is a fabulous place to visit.
Abbots Bromley, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Beyond service”
Reviewed November 20, 2012

What is essentially one of my local pubs, The Coach And Horses,had been sold and renovated.I took the opputunity to see" what was what" with a visit one Sunday with my visiting Sister and her partner. We arrived in the evening when the pub was busy,service and food were excellent and a friendly landlady (Gill) stopped by our table to see if we were happy with everything. On getting ready to leave one of the staff rang a taxi for my Sister and partner to retreat to their B and B,there was some issues with the taxi and on hearing this Gill immediatly offered to drive them herself which she did as soon as they were ready to leave. Bar to door service,you cant beat that!

  • Visited October 2012
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4 Thank Tracey m
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Uttoxeter, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
“Excellent food, wonderful staff”
Reviewed November 11, 2012

The Coach and Horses is a great pub/restaurant set in a lovely village location. The menus are varied and interesting, with a tempting specials board. We visited recently to celebrate a special birthday and the food was just first rate. The "prawns pilpil" and "scallops, prawns and chorizo" were a huge hit with our party, as were the steaks and enormous mouthwatering pies. The food says homecooked and it actually tastes like it! We enjoyed it so much we have just returned for a sunday lunch and, again, we were not disappointed. The lunch was fab, lovely fresh veg, generous slices of meat and all the trimmings. Perfect.
Also must mention the staff. Everyone is genuinely lovely, so friendly and welcoming and nothing is too much trouble. Can't wait for next visit!

  • Visited November 2012
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3 Thank Suze311
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Traditional freshly prepared food and homemade puds @ exceptional value!”
Reviewed November 11, 2012

It would be fair to say the homemade fish pie is the nicest I've ever tasted and I will certainly be recommending it to my friends and family as I will the place..

The coach and horses really stands out set in a beautiful Staffordshire village, it's quirky original features and friendly warm welcoming atmosphere is so inviting.!

The food is amazing and affordable and the beautiful tempting home made desserts are such a tease!!

The owners and staff are friendly and can't seem to do enough for you.

The coach and horses comes highly recommended, and I can vouch for that!

Will I be going back?...have already rebooked! :-)

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3 Thank Lovemynomnom
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Uttoxeter, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“Sunday Luch”
Reviewed November 8, 2012

We visited the newly refurbished restraunt for sunday lunch, we were not disapointed. The roast was first class, very hot and plenty to go round. Obviously we have booked to go there again. The staff were very friendly and helpful without being pushy. The restraunt has been very tastefully refurbished and other facilities were spotless. As we were sitting there the restraunt was filling up nicely so we are not the only ones who know thier secret. Well done

  • Visited November 2012
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2 Thank jenny5050
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Staffordshire
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
“All refurbished”
Reviewed November 6, 2012

A lovely homely pub, friendly staff give a warm welcome, good food & genuine Tapas if you just want a casual dining experience. The new decor is superb, well worth a visit and set in a very pretty village!

  • Visited October 2012
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Thank WorriedStaffordshire
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