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Address: 1-2 Butts, Coventry CV1 3GR, England
Phone Number:
+44 24 7622 1465
11:00 - 00:00
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Sun 10:00 - 00:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 00:00
Fri 11:00 - 02:00
Sat 10:00 - 02:00

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Nice pub

In Coventry on a business trip, I came across this pub right next to the hotel I was staying in. Staff are friendly, beer is nice, atmosphere is cordial and there are plenty of... read more

Reviewed 6 March 2017
Graham S
Elgin, United Kingdom
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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101 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Can't believe this is a student place it was really expensive for drinks. Smelly really bad they need to spruce it up a bit.

Thank smayf
Elgin, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

In Coventry on a business trip, I came across this pub right next to the hotel I was staying in. Staff are friendly, beer is nice, atmosphere is cordial and there are plenty of screens to watch a variety of sports. Didn't try the food but if you are nearby it is worth a visit.

Thank Graham S
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91 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Since the surrounding restaurants have not open till night, the Aardvard was a life savior. Odd name by the way, I had say this pub wins the "weirdest name" competition of the Midlands. Rather new and clean interior, friendly atmopshere, and a good selection in the food and drink menue. The kitchen is creative in solving problems of missing ingredients,... More 

Thank PatrickC2
Kildare, Ireland
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97 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Spent two weekend nights in Coventry (Fri & Sat) staying at the Premier Inn Earlsdon Park. This public house is the closest one to the hotel (turn right from the hotel, cross the immediate road, go past the Indian Restaurants, then it's to your left on the corner) It was quiet(ish) on the Friday night but mad busy on the... More 

Thank Mary K
Walsall, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 29 October 2016

I had food and a drink. I was ignored when I walked in. I had to look for someone to serve me. It was lunch time and the it was almost empty. My chips were warm and like cardboard. The pub smelled dirty. Would not recommend or visit again.

Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Visited here after being told nearby Riley's was unable to show the Scotland game due to it clashing with the England game. The staff at the Aardvark were happy to show us the game on some of the many TVs at the same time as the England game. As a result we enjoyed some very reasonably priced pints and a... More 

Thank Kevin S
Morpeth, United Kingdom
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64 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Like many of the reviewers here, I was staying at the nearby Ramada and wanted some decent food and beer without paying a fortune. Without doubt the Aaardvark hit the spot. Generous portions of starters and main courses at very reasonable prices. The only downside was the puddings - they had a great 2for1 deal on, but if you were... More 

Thank ChrisRush
Doncaster, United Kingdom
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159 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

We were breaking from a meeting at the Ramada hotel and rather than have an expensive hotel lunch we opted for the Aardvark which is a 1 minute walk away. The pub was quite given it was a Monday time this was to be expected but the service was good, meals were relatively cheap and the quality of the food... More 

Thank Jason R
Wroclaw, Poland
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18 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2016

This is a very nice place to have a dinner and a drink, or watch some game. They have lovely beer garden, also with screen outside. I recommend it for the price and place. They just have a little problem with too many clients - they are not able to clean tables and glasses, the place is getting dirty when... More 

Thank BossKin
Manchester, United Kingdom
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348 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 215 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 June 2016

Local to hotel I stay at so only a short walk, mostly filled with students seving cheap fast food. Appears to have all the sports on. Pricewise cant compline for the price you pay, good size helpings.

Thank BMorriss

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