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The Coal House Inn

££ - £££, British,
Gabb Lane, Gloucester GL19 4DN, England
+44 1452 780211
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  • Excellent90%
  • Very good6%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“braised beef” (7 reviews)
“steak” (25 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Gabb Lane, Gloucester GL19 4DN, England
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Reviewed 4 December 2017

I wanted to celebrate my 70th birthday somewhere special in a beautiful, countryside setting. There were thirteen of us altogether including five children.We booked in advance and Steve the landlord took our booking and assured us he would do everything to make it a memorable...More

1  Thank Pam H
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

We come almost every Saturday evening, Steve is really friendly likes talking to all his customers recommending food from his menu telling you where it’s sourced. He’s passionate about his animals and if your lucky dodger the miniature pony will make an appearance. The food...More

1  Thank Jojome
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

We travelled for 2hrs to meet family and have a meal here. It was lovely! Very welcoming, accommodating and friendly staff. Freshly cooked food (no frozen ping meals!), very generous portions. We all enjoyed it and all 3 kids ate everything too. We are looking...More

1  Thank Rach_531
Reviewed 7 November 2017

About 50 of us were there to celebrate a wedding blessing. The Landlord Steve and his lovely partner Kay were so welcoming and nothing was too much trouble. They had an extra pair of hands with Katie, who was running around all day providing us...More

2  Thank lesleyash2015
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Myself and my wife booked a table here on Friday 27/10/2017 for our 29th wedding anniversary meal on recommendation of some friends,have to it was not disappointing the food was amazing and cooked to perfection, I had the braised beef and my wife the crispy...More

3  Thank dajaynes2017
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Good evening with friends, very welcoming landlord. Good extensive menu of mainly good British food.

1  Thank Jill P
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

We dropped in on a Saturday night and thought we would be pushing our luck without a reservation. I am really glad they had some space , the service , food and drinks were spot on. I would recommend and will definitely be back.

Thank Ross95
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

This place is amazing the food is out of this world compliments to Kay the chef and the bar man Steve is very friendly and makes you feel so welcome And Katie the waitress is so polite and pleasant The food portions are big you...More

1  Thank Jayminr53
Reviewed 3 October 2017

A country pub looking over the river seven with a great atmosphere . The food is outstanding and Steve and Kay go the extra mile to ensure you wont be disappointed. Only open on Friday and Saturday night with Sunday lunch. Our friends regularly drive...More

1  Thank Tony E
Reviewed 1 October 2017

went last night for my birthday,amazing food,huge portions.landlord makes you so welcome and left thinking we had met a long lost friend he even brought his Shetland pony into the pub for me to meet. absolute gem of a place and well worth travelling too.

2  Thank Debbs P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gabb Lane, Gloucester GL19 4DN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cotswolds  >  Gloucester
  • Phone Number: +44 1452 780211
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