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Drapers Bar

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££ - £££, British,
Earl Street, Coventry, England
+44 24 7622 1100
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“bavette steak” (2 reviews)
“vegan burger” (2 reviews)
“cakes” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Grill, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Earl Street, Coventry, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I wanted to try somewhere new for my birthday meal, and I'm glad I did. The place is lovely inside with outdoor seating areas downstairs and up. The staff are great, nothing seemed too much trouble. The five of us chose separate dishes and everyone...More

Thank Sara A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really nicely done out, enjoyed the food when I have eaten there. Lovely outdoor terrace at the back, great view and a sun trap!

Thank VerityA21
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Central location, good food and great ambience. a superb venue for a party with friends. Servings are big, too big for one... very friendly staff and great service.

Thank ssarguro
Reviewed 22 June 2018

Excellent vegetarian food! The cappuccino was delicious as well. On sunny days one can sit outside as well. Very cozy interior which added warmth during cold evening visits

Thank janumather
Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

For atmosphere, it is one of the best locations cov. Alongside that, the beer is high quality however, a little expensive

Thank Harry W
Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

Popped in for lunch after seeing the Pop Art exhibition next door are the Herbert Art Gallery. Trendy/modern decor Food very good and certainly value for money. The pakora special were really first rate. Would recommend

Thank Ray A
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

I ate here on a Thursday evening with a friend. I went for the steak pie and he had the cheeseburger. Both meals were excellent quality with fresh ingredients. Service was quick and friendly too. Large and unusual selection of beers on offer which always...More

Thank Will L
Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

The food is lovely, really good quality. The fries are perfect, the bavette steal is so tasty and there is a great range of vegetarian and vegan options. The atmosphere is really relaxed :)

Thank Jodie G
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Drapers is definitely one of the best bars in Coventry it is such a cool building and always has a great relaxed atmosphere. The food menu is small but caters for everyone. On Friday I had the chilli cakes and they were delicious. My husband...More

Thank emily t
Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

Very good environment, the music is not to loud, lots of types of draft beers! All crew members extremely kind. Good to came with both, familly and friends . Te food is very good as well,

Thank RaphaT
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Questions & Answers
2 May 2018|
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Response from mick w | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is a student place as is most of the venues in this area as the university surrounds this area.
15 January 2016|
Response from dr7575 | Reviewed this property |
Try Playwrights or the Establishment just around the corner by the old Cathedral as they both do breakfast. Playwrights is very good and well priced and the Establishment is also very good a bit more in price but very nice... More
27 May 2015|
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Response from Sue G | Reviewed this property |
its under new management and well worth a visit.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Earl Street, Coventry, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Coventry
  • Phone Number: +44 24 7622 1100
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