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The Why Not Inn

££ - £££, British,
Whynot Street, Halesowen B63 2JH, England
+44 1384 561019
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“lemon sole” (7 reviews)
“lamb shank” (6 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Whynot Street, Halesowen B63 2JH, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Went there last night to celebrate our anniversary. We haven't eaten here for years so were a little apprehensive as the food always used to be amazing. We weren't disappointed. We were welcomed by a lovely young man who served our drinks, the real ale...More

Thank Sam L
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visit for 80th birthday celebration with a party of 12. The owner is welcoming and the food was top class. It all arrived at the same time. The owner made us feel very valued and made my dads birthday really special. It is an absolute...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went on a friday evening as a group of four. Had a great evening. Food was great. Nice and tasty. Staff were great. Very friendly. Even recommended a drink I might like. Surely did. Had a few of them. Will certainly go back

Thank kebav
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What can i say lovely welcoming pub..lovely food..(we had the sunday roast) although the desserts choice didnt look that appealing..the manager was so nice and polite..he came over to make sure everythi g was ok with our food..good value for money.would visit again!

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

lovely food. well proportioned NO i lied massive meal. very nicely cooked. would advice everyone to try it

Thank Mark R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dined at The Why Not last night never been before even though its quite local to me. We were greeted by a very friendly member of staff who showed us to our table. The menu was very extensive was spoilt for choice what to eat...More

Thank JanW0709
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Such a friendly place to go, the food is fantastic, well worth the money. Definitely book to avoid disappointment.

Thank louiseclark2017
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Always make you welcome food second to none dogs allowed in bar area which is a bonus. Parking small issue but can be sorted very much worth a visit

Thank 86diamonds
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Our first and certainly not last visit to this little gem last Saturday. A splendid welcome from mine host, well kept beer and well cooked, well priced food. A wide ranging menu, my only recommendation would be to be careful if you go for a...More

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Booked table for 8 and took 30 minutes to get menu didn't eat till 9.50 and food was very average. Disappointed after reading the reviews was expecting more. Hopefully A one off.

Thank Squawking44
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Colin D
12 November 2016|
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Response from Big-fella-dudley | Reviewed this property |
They are brilliant. Call them up and ask them and I'm sure they will come up with something to accommodate your needs. Hope you get to go and experience the why not inn
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Whynot Street, Halesowen B63 2JH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Halesowen
  • Phone Number: +44 1384 561019
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