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Samuel Barlow Canalside Pub and Function Room

Robeys Lane | Robey's Lane, Tamworth B78 1AS, England
+44 1827 898175
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Nice meal

Stopped here one evening for a great meal we got there before the rush and the service was good... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Tamworth, United Kingdom
via mobile
Very quiet

We went in here for a drink. I hadn't been in for ages. Drinks all poured correctly and reasonable... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2017
Herne Bay, United Kingdom
via mobile
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good38%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“canal side” (3 reviews)
“real ale” (2 reviews)
“boats” (8 reviews)
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Robeys Lane | Robey's Lane, Tamworth B78 1AS, England
+44 1827 898175
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here one evening for a great meal we got there before the rush and the service was good. Main course cooked or us nicely and not reheated, or precooked. Deserts were delicious.

Thank haggis_john
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

We went in here for a drink. I hadn't been in for ages. Drinks all poured correctly and reasonable prices and staff friendly but we were the only ones in there so there wasn't any atmosphere. Very sad. Come on people - visit this pub...More

Thank DLWKent
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

A lovely canal side pub/resteraunt with pleasant surroundings & staff. Cant fault the staff or settings. Food was very nice BUT over priced for what it was. £5 for a blt baguette. Everywhere else does chips with it at that price. As said, food was...More

Thank chris d
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

Walked up the canal and called in for drinks with a friend. We had dogs and a baby with us but all were welcomed by the friendly staff.

1  Thank Kelly W
Reviewed 23 February 2017

A small group had an excellent lunch after a walk along the canal. Waitress and bar staff were very helpful.

Thank LichTraveller
Reviewed 22 February 2017

It was a birthday lunch treat for a senior family member and we pre-ordered a special dish for him as his requirements were not on the menu so that was a good start that they were prepared to accommodate this. There were a varied selection...More

Thank MikeChris993
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

We hadn't booked ahead for a bank holiday lunch but being 2pm and staff happy to take a lunch order for 5 adults and 3 children we were more than pleased. However after 1 hour's wait and 2 or 3 enquiries our food finally arrived....More

Thank Loopylou67
Reviewed 16 September 2016

The pub is situated within Alvecote Marina. Great place where we came to attend one of the canal events for historic boats. We had two dinners there; first day we ordered pork shank ( with crackling) with veg and chips, the next day we had...More

Thank Eva T
Reviewed 1 September 2016

a lovely stop for locals and boaters alike, the small family run business is really lovely. the staff are friendly and warm and the food is absolutely delicious. made on the premises, real home-made food. simply wonderful. I could eat there every day. there was...More

Thank Lisa W
Reviewed 1 September 2016

We spent the bank holiday weekend attending The Historic Boat Gathering here. It was so busy and the place was heaving with people enjoying themselves but the staff were constantly smiling and nothing was too much trouble for them to ensure that everyone was fed...More

Thank Jan W
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