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The Barn at Swinfen

Heart of the Country London Road | Swinfen, Lichfield WS14 9QR, England
+44 1543 480307
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible4%
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“salad” (8 reviews)
“sandwiches” (5 reviews)
“black pudding” (3 reviews)
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British, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Heart of the Country London Road | Swinfen, Lichfield WS14 9QR, England
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Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

Worst Sunday lunch ever, had a very long wait for our Roast Turkey & stuffing which were both cold, the veg was steaming hot (obviously microwaved) also cold gravy. None of the food had any flavour. My husbands soup was also cold. Cramped table pushed...More

Thank CHCBorne
Reviewed 28 November 2017

very busy but not overpriced good seltion of items,wait was about right well worth visiting if you are in the area

Thank mrbnetherton
Reviewed 11 November 2017

Went for lunch with friends. The menu is extensive with a very wide choice and the quality of the meals is okay, although they do come on the large side. What let the place down for us was the service, which has been commented upon...More

Thank eurotrippers
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Great little find with good food and very friendly staff. There is an extensive menu and reasonable prices. Highly refcommended for lunch!

Thank Helena365
Reviewed 4 November 2017

We arrived at 10am and had hot chocolate with a flake and marshmellows and croissants with jam. It was delicious. The staff were pleasant and getting ready for Halloween. It was a quiet morning during the week so it was very relaxed with not many...More

1  Thank joy l
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed a lovely lazy lunch. Lots of choices on the menu / hot and cold options and don't miss the wide array of specials on the wall. The service was slow but that was fine as the staff were friendly and no rush for our...More

Thank GenTojo
Reviewed 30 September 2017

Ordered drinks but then had to wait a very long time for food to arrive. It was only a light cold lunch of sandwiches. Table of 4 women next to us walked out as nobody came to take their order. DId not seem particularly busy...More

Thank roger c
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Probably the best breakfast we have had in a very long time. Greeted and offered a choice of table from a delightful member of staff. Offered a coffee and a good choice of food. We chose a personal option and a Full English. I asked...More

Thank Stephen H
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Lovely breakfast stop with a couple of old friends. While the breakfast menu is clearly an English breakfast one it's a little more imaginative while retaining the essentials. Well cooked without being fatty. Seemed to be in a converted barn creating character and nice to...More

Thank mhharvey
Reviewed 25 June 2017

I have been to this venue previously and had a good lunch but this recent meal was very poor. I ordered fish cake with a salad and when the meal arrived the fish cake looked rather burnt. I did not like to make a fuss...More

1  Thank stephwitts
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Darren P
26 July 2016|
Response from clb1953 | Reviewed this property |
Yes if you look at the listing it comes under Lichfield but the address is Swinfen which us just outside Lichfield. Swinfen Hall Hotel and The Pear Tree Creperie, both in Swinfen, are listed under Lichfield. it was... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Heart of the Country London Road | Swinfen, Lichfield WS14 9QR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Lichfield
  • Phone Number: +44 1543 480307
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