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The Church Bar & Restaurant

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner
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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It is lovely place and the meal was great l loved the names on them it cost a bit extra but it wouldn’t be good for a out I gotta for a birthday or Christmas

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank cstockley71
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent quite some time here during a work Christmas do. It’s an excellent venue with friendly staff who are eager to engage in some idle banter and talk though the background to the building. Although the selection of bitter was shoddy, the zombie they crafted...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank David W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a table booked for birthday meal for Dad. We were welcomed by a lovely girl who showed us to our table - we were in a booth on the top floor. Waitress came over straight away & put bottles of water of table then...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Fozzie69
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went for food and cocktails and it was very good. Lovely venue. Great staff. Good choice on the menu. Only thing that dropped a point was the cost of the cocktails. 10 quid for two a month ago was 17.50 this time. When it's Christmas...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank mulberrym00n
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The venue is great with a big bar downstairs and a restaurant upstairs. There’s a nice outside area in the summer. The food is good - even for an office Xmas party. Nice for a drink too.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank markbU9769HR
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Seen this advertised on a site advising must places to visit and it did not disappoint. Decor is really nice and there was a great selection of Gins. Although we didn’t eat here the food that was coming out looked nice. Will visit again in...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Team-Rock
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Called in with friends for a drink. Met at the door by two shabby door staff with a poor demeanour who certainly gave a poor representation and first impression of this venue. Standards generally have dropped at this once fine venue.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Phill H
Reviewed 16 December 2018 via mobile

Party of 12 from Airbus booked in for a Christmas meal & drinks, what a great time by all. Great choice from the menu, I had the black pudding with pigs in blankets on a mustard mash. For mains I had the full turkey dinner,...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Pete L
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

Booked a buffet for 16 of us. Couldn’t fault it, great quality and variety for the price. Live music on the Thursday night , lots of cocktails and great service. Definitely do again and recommend.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Mitch-Finney
Reviewed 8 December 2018 via mobile

First time visiting here with my in- laws we were not disappointed. The christmas decorations were lovely not tacky and over the top, the food was very nice and enjoyed by all of us. The staff were friendly and service was very good. Will definately...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Response from GKellyBirmingham | Reviewed this property |
If you intend to go on a Friday or Saturday night definitely book in advance. Otherwise you should be OK.
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Response from Ghostcymru13 | Reviewed this property |
I agree with Stephen K. Email is always best and make the complaint straight to the top person. Works for me.
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