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Rainbow Inn

££ - £££, British,
73 Birmingham Road | Allesley Village, Coventry CV5 9GT, England
+44 24 7640 7957
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good28%
  • Average19%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (25 reviews)
“mixed grill” (7 reviews)
“salad” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
73 Birmingham Road | Allesley Village, Coventry CV5 9GT, England
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1 - 10 of 89 reviews

Reviewed 9 August 2017

On my Lunchtime visit, what struck me was it's not somewhere I'd take the wife despite the (Genuine) Olde Worlde Look, once inside it's clearly a "Local Pub" with mainly Male company. Good choice of Real Ale (superb Doombar) abounds with stone floors & wooden...More

1  Thank Wellitsmytake
Reviewed 8 August 2017

We visited the Rainbow for a Evening meal and had a steak which came on a rock plate so you can cook it the way you want, it was delicious. There is a good selection of beer available, definitely worth a visit.

Thank John M
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Experienced my first experience of BAD RACISCM....not had since my early twenties, shame because pub looks really nice from the outside. couldn't even finish my drink..or did I just happen to call in on a night when the pub had a handful of drunks in??

1  Thank lorraine667
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Great food, we ordered a Kangaroo and Zebra Steak. Food well presented and prepared reasonably quickly. Both steaks served on a 'rock plate' giving you the option of continuing to cook the steak just the way you like it. Only downfall would be the building...More

1  Thank ReviewbyMrD
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Came here Sunday, very quirky place, was very cute. We had a pint and fruit cider which was reasonably priced but we loved the food! My partner had the kangaroo steak and I had the 8oz fillet steak, both were absolutely stunning! We had a...More

Thank SophiaGeraghty
Reviewed 23 June 2017

i went to the Rainbow with some friends, as when I worked in Cov it was a place we like to visit as they had a brewery on site. So reviews are a bit war and peace, "thats a bit long if you dont know",...More

Thank BelperBloke
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Friendly local people enjoying a Saturday afternoon drink. Noisy, surprisingly busy and reasonable outdoor comfort. A reasonable range of well kept beers and a good atmosphere.

Thank Duftom
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Found this pub by accident and so glad we did. Really friendly bar staff and locals. A very old building and loads of character and charm. Ordered drinks and food. Drinks really good price and food is fantastic and very good price. We ordered the...More

Thank justine70
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

A typical little village pub, plenty of nice food to choose from at a very decent price. The food was really really good!!! We did have to ask for our table to be cleared after which was frustrating. However the service and standard of food/drink...More

Thank Tiel29
Reviewed 2 April 2017

I usually come here just for drinks, but had a meal here last week and really enjoyed it. Its very reasonably priced with a good selection of pub classics but also their famous 'black rock grill' and steaks such as crocodile! Needless to say, we...More

Thank KarenLovesTheBeach
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$16
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 73 Birmingham Road | Allesley Village, Coventry CV5 9GT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Coventry
  • Phone Number: +44 24 7640 7957
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